Tag Archives: Calgary Hornets

Canucks in semi-final blues

The Canucks Thirsty Thirds travelled up to Banff National Park and came back without a pass to the final: they lost 24-17. The Seconds went down heavily to a strong and speedy Saracens team, 67-12. In the Division 1 game, … Continue reading

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Hornets take Canucks through the 10+ smoke screen

Spinal Tap would have called this “an eleven”. The Air Quality Health Index called it a 10+ in Calgary on Saturday morning due to the smoke heading east from hundreds of forest fires in BC. It was enough of a … Continue reading

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Writing about Images: 17 pics from ’17

    Sustainability Sports and music dominated my photography in 2017 as I was unable to make a field trip to Peru to continue with my long-term assignment on sustainable development. I did, however, enter a short film called Sugar in … Continue reading

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Hornets swarm back over Canucks to clinch Calgary championship

  With the first half just about done and trailing by a score of 31-8, it looked like game over for the Hornets at Calgary Rugby Park. But the tide can turn in rugby. The momentum can swing. And it … Continue reading

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Rugby season kicks off @CalgaryRugby and the referee gets tackled out of the game

If you left your sun cream in the dark recesses of a kitchen cupboard since last summer, like I did, it was an arm and leg burning day. The first outing of the rugby season in Calgary and, oh what … Continue reading

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Canada Rugby XV win international against Russia in Calgary

To Canadian sports fans of a certain age, the mention of Canada vs Russia brings out memories of that hockey game played in 1972 when Team Canada pulled off a magnificent series win over the USSR in Moscow. Canada and … Continue reading

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