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Big bucker stymies local cowboy

Big bucker stymies local cowboy

Kyle German went into Showdown Sunday at the Calgary Stampede with his sights on $100,000. Unfortunately for the Crossfield bull rider, the bull he drew, Fig Jam, had other ideas and bucked him off in less than four seconds.

Hockey tourney will help summer conditioning

A three-on-three hockey tournament set for mid-August will not only help those trying to fill the midsummer sports void, but also help prepare a group of up to 150 players for the coming hockey season.
Local fastballer leading Calgary Rage to Westerns

Local fastballer leading Calgary Rage to Westerns

Ashley Wareham is going back to the Western Canadian Fastball Championships.
Local swimmer seeks Summer Games success

Local swimmer seeks Summer Games success

Airdrie’s Devon Chernow will be competing at the 2010 Alberta Summer Games in the Peace Region, July 19-25. The 13-year-old has been swimming for 10 years, and recently qualified to compete in national-level swim meets.
Big bucker stymies local cowboy

Big bucker stymies local cowboy

Kyle German went into Showdown Sunday at the Calgary Stampede with his sights on $100,000. Unfortunately for the Crossfield bull rider, the bull he drew, Fig Jam, had other ideas and bucked him off in less than four seconds.

Irricana team takes top honours and raises mega-bucks for cancer research

It was not a bad laundry load that turned the bandanas worn by ball players last weekend in Irricana pink. It was a desire to raise money for Wild Pink Yonder, a breast cancer fundraiser scheduled to pass through Irricana, Aug. 23.
Synchro swimmer shines

Synchro swimmer shines

Synchronized swimmer Braley Traub’s aquatic coordination has paid off and landed her a spot on Canada’s national junior squad for a second straight year.

Texan wins fifth Triple Crown Stock Dog Challenge

The overall winner of the fifth annual Triple Crown Stock Dog Event was Jimmy Walker of Texas with his dog Angie. Walker also took home second in the open with his other dog, Mitch, while Wendy Schmaltz’s dog Gin earned bronze.
Hockey Challenge raises thousands for local charities

Hockey Challenge raises thousands for local charities

The second annual Wild Rose Hockey Challenge was a huge success with Team Alberta taking the title 16-15 in a shootout, July 11 at the Ron Ebbesen Arena in Airdrie.
Crossfield swimmer off to Alberta Summer Games

Crossfield swimmer off to Alberta Summer Games

Thirteen-year-old Robyn Hays will be competing in the Alberta Summer Games in Peace Region, July 19-25.
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