Junior Timbermen start lacrosse season with a loss

The junior A Nanaimo Timbermen lost 16-4 to the Victoria Shamrocks on Friday at Frank Crane Arena

V.I. Raiders can plan for 2017 kickoff

The B.C. Football Conference announced its schedule last week

  • Apr 23rd, 2017

Defenceman commits to Nanaimo Clippers

Jeremy Gervais has committed to play junior A hockey in Nanaimo in 2017-18

  • Apr 23rd, 2017

Nanaimo soccer team names coach as MVP

Nanaimo United Div. 1 men’s soccer team named coach Lucian Serban as the team’s most valuable player

Pirates, Royals will play rematch

Mid Island Pirates and Parksville Royals continue series in Parksville this coming Sunday (April 23)

Old library becomes new dojo

Nanaimo’s Shima Karate moved into its new dojo in the former Wellington Library branch on Tuesday

Old library becomes new dojo


Simon Whitfield proud to be part of Hall of Fame legacy


Penny Oleksiak visits Victoria


Timbermen take on Shamrocks to start junior A lacrosse season

The Timbermen take on the Shamrocks on Friday (April 21) in Nanaimo to begin the BCJALL season

Clippers begin campaign for community ownership

The Clippers Hockey Society officially launched its fundraising campaign Tuesday

Rapids readying for summer

For youngsters interested in joining the White Rapids, evaluations are this weekend (April 22-23)

  • Apr 19th, 2017

Nanaimo Clippers Hockey Society officially created

A drive is now underway to find financial contributors and society members

Motocross series gets off to fast start at Wastelands

Nanaimo hosted the first stop on this year’s series on Sunday at the Wastelands Motocross Park

Pirates earn first two wins

The Mid Island Pirates and the Parksville Royals split a BCPBL doubleheader Sunday in Duncan

Ladies’ night returns to Beban golf course

Beban Park Golf Course is looking for a few more women to tee off at its Tuesday ladies’ nights.

  • Apr 19th, 2017

Nanaimo wrestler pins down national gold

Steven Guo won gold in his juvenile freestyle division at the Canadian Wrestling Championships

Synchro swimmers sparkle at regionals

The Nanaimo Diamonds synchronized swimming club competed at the regional championships in Surrey

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Nanaimo Hornets win second cup

The men’s Div. 1 rugby team defeated Westshore 37-31 in Victoria to capture the Cowichan Cup

Nanaimo athlete lifts the most weight

Nanaimo’s Raf Korkowski won his ninth career Western Canadian weightlifting championship

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Vancouver Island brews on tap during Nanaimo Beer Run

Inaugural Nanaimo Beer Run features samples from five Vancouver Island breweries

Cedar 12K provides fast finish to race series

Melissa Ross was the first woman across the finish line at the Cedar 12K on Sunday

  • Apr 13th, 2017