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Robin Soudek of the Chilliwack Bruins is surrounded by Vancouver Giants players as he tries to score on goal during Saturday night's game at Prospera Centre.

Bruins score six to double up Giants

Ryan Howse scored three second period goals and Robin Soudek scored twice…

Robin Soudek of the Chilliwack Bruins is surrounded by Vancouver Giants players as he tries to score on goal during Saturday night's game at Prospera Centre.

Wentworth battles back from bad breaks

We don’t usually subscribe to a bunch of voodoo mumbo-jumbo when it…

Paralympic guide moves on

WHISTLER MOUNTAIN – During the last three years Nick Brush has visited some of the world's best ski resorts – in Europe, Chile, Korea and Japan, to name a few far-flung slopes – and got paid for it.
For the next few years he'll be seeing a lot of Abbotsford instead.

  • Mar 21, 2010
Amy Gough launches onto her sled during the Olympic women’s skeleton competition in Whistler last week. Gough finished seventh overall.

‘I gave it all I had’: Gough

There’s a line in Canada’s national anthem about “true, patriot love,” and…

Amy Gough launches onto her sled during the Olympic women’s skeleton competition in Whistler last week. Gough finished seventh overall.
Amy Gough of Abbotsford whips around the final turn in heat 1 of the women's skeleton event during the 2010 Winter Games at the Whistler Sliding Centre on Thursday.

Gough sits in seventh place

Amy Gough of Abbotsford slid down to seventh place following the second…

  • Feb 18, 2010
Amy Gough of Abbotsford whips around the final turn in heat 1 of the women's skeleton event during the 2010 Winter Games at the Whistler Sliding Centre on Thursday.
Abbotsford's Randy Bartsch was a competitor on the international freestyle circuit during the late 1970's and early '80s. These days

Bilodeau’s gold medal brings back memories

Moguls skier Alexandre Bilodeau's historic gold-medal performance on Sunday – marking the…

Abbotsford's Randy Bartsch was a competitor on the international freestyle circuit during the late 1970's and early '80s. These days
Olympic fans take pictures of the cauldron Tuesday morning

Free the flame, Olympic fans say

VANCOUVER – The location of the Olympic cauldron on the Vancouver waterfront…

Olympic fans take pictures of the cauldron Tuesday morning
Japan’s Olympic short track speed skating team hit the ice at ARC for the first time on Tuesday. They’re in Abbotsford for an eight-day pre-Olympic training camp.

A ‘once-in-a-lifetime opportunity’ to watch Olympians

High on velocity, but low on volume.That was the scene at Abbotsford…

Japan’s Olympic short track speed skating team hit the ice at ARC for the first time on Tuesday. They’re in Abbotsford for an eight-day pre-Olympic training camp.

Norway hits the ice in Abbotsford

Abbotsford will get a sneak peek at Olympic calibre hockey as Norway’s Olympic men’s hockey squad will play an exhibition game against UBC.
The pre-Olympic contest will take place on Feb.10 at the Abbotsford Entertainm

  • Jan 26, 2010
Abbotsford torch relay route

Abbotsford torch relay route

The Olympic torch route through Abbotsford has been released.

  • Jan 26, 2010
Abbotsford torch relay route
SkyTrain will be heavily used by people going to Olympic events and celebration sites.

Olympic transportation survival guide: what you need to know

Games gridlock is the big fear for many locals as the 2010…

SkyTrain will be heavily used by people going to Olympic events and celebration sites.
Abbotsford's Amy Gough has qualified for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games.

Amy is an Olympian

When Amy Gough was officially confirmed for the Vancouver Olympic Games, her primary emotion wasn’t elation, but rather relief.

Abbotsford's Amy Gough has qualified for the 2010 Winter Olympic Games.
Abbotsford's Amy Gough took another step towards participating in the Olympic Games when she defeated Canadian teammate Carla Pavan in a two-race series on Dec. 30-31.

Gough moves closer to Olympic berth

Amy Gough has cleared yet another hurdle in her bid to qualify…

  • Jan 4, 2010
Abbotsford's Amy Gough took another step towards participating in the Olympic Games when she defeated Canadian teammate Carla Pavan in a two-race series on Dec. 30-31.
Abbotsford's Amy Gough finished seventh at a World Cup skeleton race in Germany.

Gough slides to seventh in Germany

Abbotsford skeleton slider Amy Gough turned in a seventh-place finish at a…

  • Dec 18, 2009
Abbotsford's Amy Gough finished seventh at a World Cup skeleton race in Germany.

Olympic travel permits available

A checkpoint will be set up north of Squamish to prevent vehicles from heading up to Whistler during the Olympic Games unless they have a permit.

  • Dec 18, 2009

VANOC to honour Terry Fox

Port Coquitlam’s hometown hero will be part of the 2010 Winter Games to honour an athlete who embodies the same values as Terry Fox did.

  • Dec 18, 2009

Gough sixth at Lake Placid

Abbotsford skeleton athlete Amy Gough finished sixth in a World Cup race…

  • Nov 23, 2009
Amy Gough of Abbotsford won her first World Cup medal - a silver - on Thursday in Park City

Gough climbs World Cup podium

Abbotsford's Amy Gough led the charge as the Canadian women's skeleton team…

  • Nov 12, 2009
Amy Gough of Abbotsford won her first World Cup medal - a silver - on Thursday in Park City

Moment of truth for Olympic hopeful

The Vancouver Olympics Games are still four months away, but every so…

Gough cracks World Cup roster

Amy Gough’s Olympic dream is one huge step closer to becoming reality.The…

  • Nov 5, 2009