Sports

Paddlers pick up the pace

Happy group celebrates its paddling win. - submitted
Happy group celebrates its paddling win.
— image credit: submitted

Six paddlers represented Cowichan well in the Pacific Northwest Orca championship at Bellingham, Washington.

Lea Joe, Wayne Paige Jr., Muriel Paige, Cal Swustus Jr., Iona Swustus and Grant McCurdy were the outrigger mixed champs, placing first in a one hour and 50 minute race at the Lummi Stommish Grounds.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Experienced Bulldogs shut out Comox newcomers
 
First Nations youth thrive in a new sports program
 
A man who set a high standard
Vancouver Canucks shutout Sabres, 3-0, in northern New York
 
Preview: Vancouver Canucks take on Blues, Backes in St. Louis
 
Miller has 31 saves, Canucks beat Blues 4-1
STARRS in St. George
 
Redemption for Spartan Rugby players vs. the Cowican Bulldogs
 
Spruce Kings halt Dogs’ winning streak

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event




Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 24 edition online now. Browse the archives.