Local Sports

Lacing Up for Cochrane Footstock

Kicking off summer events, the 18th annual Footstock is occurring on June 3 and 4. The event will once again be held at the Lions rodeo grounds much like last summer with a 5 km, 10 km, duathlon,…
The Chaos face the Calgary Titans this weekend

Playoff Time For The Chaos

The playoffs get underway this weekend for the Cochrane Chaos. The team finished fourth in the Alberta Junior Female Hockey League and will meet the first place Calgary Titans starting Saturday at…

Local Star Steals The Show

Cochrane's Dillon Dube had a fantastic night on February 22nd. The local hockey product and Calgary Flames prospect scored a goal and two assists as his Kelowna Rockets trounced the Edmonton Oil…

Avalanche Crush Red Deer

The AC Avalanche had plenty of help last weekend against the Red Deer Chiefs. Jake Petrie scored two goals in the game including the game winner, along with two assists to help the Avalanche win 5-2.…

Register Soon For Rockyview Lacrosse

There's less than a week left to get your kids registered for lacrosse in Airdrie and Cochrane. Rockyview Lacrosse Association President Ashley Reutlinger says registration closes February 28th.…

Get Active With BVRC

Bow Valley Rugby Club (BVRC) registration is now open. As of today (February 22), youth, women, and men are invited to register for the 2017 season, and what a season it will be. Besides being one of…

Young Cowboys Shine in Edson

Elementary and junior high wrestlers shined in Edson this past weekend at the AAWA Junior Olympics. About 3 junior high and five elementary aged wrestlers made the trek to Edson where they faced some…

Gens Dominate First Two Games

The best of seven South Divisional Semi Finals are under way and the Gens continue to dominate the series against the Banff Academy Bears. Dan Gendur, Head Coach, says although they are playing a bit…

Free Family Fish Weekend

This long weekend is an opportunity to kick off the fishing season. It is the first free family fish weekend meaning you can head out with no licence and do a little fishing. While children and…

Outdoor Soccer Season Starts In Cochrane

Spring must be close! Registration has started for the 2017 season of outdoor soccer in Cochrane. Dawn Calvin, the office administrator for Cochrane Minor Soccer says registration started February 15…

Local Snowboarders Continue to Make Strides

Cochrane has some amazing snowboarders who continue to make great strides on the slopes. Evan Riddell,Tyson Lewis, Noah Maisonneuve are all local kids showing great promise as they progress. Michael…

XC Skiing Alberta Youth Championships

The 9th annual Alberta Youth Championships (AYC) for mini midgets and midget XC skiers was held in Bragg Creek February 11 and 12. Skiers born in 2003-2006 competed in the weekend race; Erik Anderson,…

Bobcats Having Storybook Year

The Bow Valley Bobcats junior girls basketball team has come a long way over the course of the season according to head coach Kris Nielson. "We started off teaching them what the key was and how many…

Family Fun Day at SLSFSC

Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre (SLSFSC) is offering community members a day of activity. Normally families would have to pay drop-in rates per activity but on Family Day, one price lets you…

Mark, Get Set,Go!

Racers can get ready as BMX registration opens on Monday, February 20. Rhonda Laurell, Club Volunteer, says although they had an amazing year in 2016 with 157 riders representing Cochrane BMX, they…

Cochrane Chaos Are Holding Their Own

The Cochrane Chaos have had a solid season thus far. The girl hockey team has six games left before playoffs, and so far so good says Head Coach, Derek Loomer. "Right now we are sitting 4th place in…

Cochrane Figure Skaters Climb the Podium

Figure skaters with the Cochrane Skating Club competed in the South Region Open Competition in Medicine Hat February 3-5. Roughly 350 skaters from all over Southern Alberta competed in the competion…

Sports for Life Nominations Open

Do you know a volunteer in sport who deserves some special recognition? Cochrane has so many people who make the community great and Sports for Life is a way to show appreciation to those who…

Avalanche Battle for a Spot in Sutter Cup

With seven games remaining the AC Avalanche will be turning up the heat to win a spot in Sutter Cup. Head Coach, Kenton Levesque, says the boys have been playing a good game as of late. "We have had…

Cochrane Ladies? Want to Get Into Rugby?

Ladies want to get in on the action? The Bow Valley Rugby Club (BVRC) is adding another team to the club for women. Ty Hawes, BVRC is getting a women's team registered this season and is looking for…

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