Tag Archives: Calgary

A pivotal puck moment

  Semi-final at the Mac’s AAA Midget Tournament: New York Jr. Islanders versus Regina Pat Canadians The Mac’s AAA Midget championship is settled. The result is in the books. Regina Pat Canadians won the final of the Male Division. But … Continue reading

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Final photos @MacsTournament @RDOptimistChiefs @aaapatcanadians

  Final (Male Division) at the Mac’s AAA Midget Tournament, Scotiabank Saddledome The Regina Pat Canadians won the Male Division Championship at the 40th running of the Mac’s Midget AAA Hockey Tournament on New Year’s Day, 2018. They took the … Continue reading

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Wippert wins final stage as Huffman holds on to Yellow in the Tour of Alberta

Wippert and Huffman Dutch rider, Wouter Wippert (Cannondale-Drapac) got the stage win again today, making it two wins from him and three for his team in the ATB Tour of Alberta which finished in Edmonton today. Evan Huffman (Rally Cycling), who … Continue reading

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A great day for cycling in Calgary #YYC @bikecalgary

It wasn’t a great day for cycling in Calgary, but there again, it was. First you had to put the bad weather out of mind. Wet snow, slushing up around the pedals and shooting up through the wheels. But on an … Continue reading

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Arya the Airedale hikes into the snows of the first day of spring

The first day of spring was marked by a new snow fall in Calgary. No appearance for crocuses here for a long time yet. Arya the Airedale went out and about…. …and in and around a quinzee (an Athabaskan word … Continue reading

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Chinook sunset: a welcome wind in winter

The Chinook winds of southern Alberta are a welcome sight to many, but maybe not all Calgarians. Flowing east off the Rocky Mountains, a highly visible wall of cloud, they bring with them a respite from the winter cold. A … Continue reading

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North: a poem, plus photos from Canada in winter

NORTH Past industrial heartlands And prairie farms Out on the Great River Where the air is calm A bold December moon Shines down through black spruce And in the distance Roams a lonely moose Ice is thickening On the water … Continue reading

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