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The Revelstoke Grizzlies beat the Golden Rockets Jan. 28, 3-2. (Marissa Tiel/ Revelstoke Review)

Grizzlies beat Rockets in close game

Andy Siegel Special to the Review It was a packed house high…

  • Jan 29, 2020
The Revelstoke Grizzlies beat the Golden Rockets Jan. 28, 3-2. (Marissa Tiel/ Revelstoke Review)
The Revelstoke Grizzlies played their first home game of the 2019-2020 season on Saturday. (Photo via Instagram)

KIJHL rookie goalies proving tough for shooters

Grizzlies’ Andrew Palm has 12 wins this season

  • Jan 27, 2020
The Revelstoke Grizzlies played their first home game of the 2019-2020 season on Saturday. (Photo via Instagram)
Ski jumping came to an end in Revelstoke in 1975. (Revelstoke Museum & Archives photo)

Remembering Revelstoke Ski Club’s long history

The club continues today with more than 130 skiers

Ski jumping came to an end in Revelstoke in 1975. (Revelstoke Museum & Archives photo)
The Montreal Canadiens alumni team will be playing the Mt. Begbie Brewing Co. All Stars on Jan. 24 at the Revelstoke Forum. (Photo via Facebook)                                The Montreal Canadiens alumni team will be playing the Mt. Begbie Brewing Co. All Stars on Jan. 24 at the Revelstoke Forum. The final alumni line up has not yet been announced. (Photo via Facebook)
The Montreal Canadiens alumni team will be playing the Mt. Begbie Brewing Co. All Stars on Jan. 24 at the Revelstoke Forum. (Photo via Facebook)                                The Montreal Canadiens alumni team will be playing the Mt. Begbie Brewing Co. All Stars on Jan. 24 at the Revelstoke Forum. The final alumni line up has not yet been announced. (Photo via Facebook)
The Grizzlies’ Brenden Vulcano was named one of the KIJHL’s three stars. (Liam Harrap Revelstoke Review)

Grizzlies’ defenceman named one of KIJHL’s three stars

Brenden Vulcano scored a hat trick on Friday night

The Grizzlies’ Brenden Vulcano was named one of the KIJHL’s three stars. (Liam Harrap Revelstoke Review)
Revelstoke athletes finished top five in all four events at the two-star Freeride World Qualifier event at Revelstoke Mountain Resort on Jan. 6. (Hywel Williams Photography)

Revelstoke athletes finish top five in all events at Freeride World Qualifiers

International Freeskiers and Snowboarders Association held their two-star and four-star Freeride World…

Revelstoke athletes finished top five in all four events at the two-star Freeride World Qualifier event at Revelstoke Mountain Resort on Jan. 6. (Hywel Williams Photography)
The Revelstoke Nordic Ski Club had 42 top five finishes at the first Teck BC event of the season. (Larch Hills Nordic Ski Club)
The Revelstoke Nordic Ski Club had 42 top five finishes at the first Teck BC event of the season. (Larch Hills Nordic Ski Club)
Grizzlies defenceman named KIJHL star of the week

Grizzlies defenceman named KIJHL star of the week

Grizzlies defenceman Rider McCallum was named one of the three KIJHL stars…

Grizzlies defenceman named KIJHL star of the week
Ryan Bedard scored three of five goals fr the Grizzlies in the gold medal game at the Cyclone Taylor Cup. The Grizzlies won the provincial championship in April 2019. (Mike Davies/Black Press)

From hockey to dragon boating, Revelstokians won medals in 2019

A look back at local athletic accomplishments last year

Ryan Bedard scored three of five goals fr the Grizzlies in the gold medal game at the Cyclone Taylor Cup. The Grizzlies won the provincial championship in April 2019. (Mike Davies/Black Press)
What’s new at the Revelstoke Nordic Ski Club?

What’s new at the Revelstoke Nordic Ski Club?

Last year the Revelstoke Nordic Ski Club saw their membership increase by…

What’s new at the Revelstoke Nordic Ski Club?
James LeBuke broke the provincial short course record for 15-17 year olds at a swim meet in Toronto Dec. 13-15. (Submitted)

Revelstoke swimmer breaks provincial record

James LeBuke trains at the High Performance Centre in Victoria

James LeBuke broke the provincial short course record for 15-17 year olds at a swim meet in Toronto Dec. 13-15. (Submitted)
A hit from behind that left a Grizzlies player lying on the ice without a helmet, spurred a brawl. Khale Skinner of the 100 Mile House Wranglers got a game misconduct for the hit. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)

Ice brawl at Grizzlies game after hit from behind

They beat 100 Mile House 9-0

  • Dec 16, 2019
A hit from behind that left a Grizzlies player lying on the ice without a helmet, spurred a brawl. Khale Skinner of the 100 Mile House Wranglers got a game misconduct for the hit. (Jocelyn Doll/Revelstoke Review)
C.J. Zimmerman of the Wranglers attempts a shot on net against Revelstoke, except Noah Desouza makes the save during the 4-1 loss to Revelstoke on Nov. 18, 2018. (Brendan Kyle Jure photo)

Grizzlies’ goalie named KIJHL star of the week

Noah Desouza had an amazing game on Dec. 6

  • Dec 11, 2019
C.J. Zimmerman of the Wranglers attempts a shot on net against Revelstoke, except Noah Desouza makes the save during the 4-1 loss to Revelstoke on Nov. 18, 2018. (Brendan Kyle Jure photo)
The Kelowna Chiefs blanked the North Okanagan Knights 3-0 in KIJHL action Saturday, Dec. 7, in Armstrong. (Black Press - file photo)

Kelowna Chiefs blank North Okanagan Knights

Both goalies were game stars Saturday in the Chiefs’ 3-0 win

The Kelowna Chiefs blanked the North Okanagan Knights 3-0 in KIJHL action Saturday, Dec. 7, in Armstrong. (Black Press - file photo)
Montreal Canadiens alumni pose for a photo at centre ice in The Q Centre with Greater Victoria firefighters, at a fundraiser event in February 2019. (James MacKenzie/Black Press)

Former Montreal Canadiens to play in Revelstoke

The event is a fundraiser for Revelstoke Minor Hockey

Montreal Canadiens alumni pose for a photo at centre ice in The Q Centre with Greater Victoria firefighters, at a fundraiser event in February 2019. (James MacKenzie/Black Press)
The Canadian Cross Country Championships come to Abbotsford’s Clearbrook Park on Saturday. (Athletics Canada photo)

Canadian Cross Country Championships in Abbotsford on Saturday

Hundreds of the best runners in the country competing at Clearbrook Park

The Canadian Cross Country Championships come to Abbotsford’s Clearbrook Park on Saturday. (Athletics Canada photo)
Alex Honnold climbing The Nose on El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, CA going for the new speed climbing record. (Submitted)

Revelstoke Climbers Access Society hosting night of climbing films

The fundraiser is on Nov. 22 at the Roxy Theatre

  • Nov 18, 2019
Alex Honnold climbing The Nose on El Capitan in Yosemite National Park, CA going for the new speed climbing record. (Submitted)
Greg Hill at Rogers Pass. (Bruno Long photo)
Greg Hill at Rogers Pass. (Bruno Long photo)
Payton Hansma from Armstrong’s Pleasant Valley Sinners (4) gets the ball past the Revelstoke Avalanche double block of Cassidy Legebokow (8) and Alexis Larsen at the North Zone Senior Girls Volleyball championships in Coldstream Tuesday, Nov. 4. The Avalanche finished fourth out of four and did not advance to the Okanagan Valley championships. (Roger Knox - Black Press)

Volleyball season wraps up for Revelstoke

Revelstoke’s senior girls volleyball team did not advance to the Okanagan Valley…

Payton Hansma from Armstrong’s Pleasant Valley Sinners (4) gets the ball past the Revelstoke Avalanche double block of Cassidy Legebokow (8) and Alexis Larsen at the North Zone Senior Girls Volleyball championships in Coldstream Tuesday, Nov. 4. The Avalanche finished fourth out of four and did not advance to the Okanagan Valley championships. (Roger Knox - Black Press)
The Revelstoke Snowboard Club is in their second season this year and ready to expand. (Submitted)

Snowboard club planning to expand during second year

They are hosting a snowboard swap fundraiser Nov. 9

  • Nov 5, 2019
The Revelstoke Snowboard Club is in their second season this year and ready to expand. (Submitted)