Nakiska Ski Resort is becoming a hot spot for outdoor winter enthusiasts. People who ski and snowboard from the Calgary area often head out to Sunshine Ski Resort because it’s located deeper in the mountains and accumulates more snow. However, Naksika is stepping up it’s game and is becoming a major competitor of Ski Resorts in the Area.
When competition gets underway at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Canada’s Olympic Snowboarding team will be looking to increase their medal tally and to catch up to the Americans.
Thousands of Olympic fans and proud Canadians braved the cold temperatures on Saturday, Jan. 11, showing their support for Canadian athletes as they head off to Sochi, Russia for this year’s Winter Olympic Games.
The SAIT Trojans women’s hockey team picked up their third victory on Jan. 11 2014 against Red Deer College on their first weekend sweep of Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference hockey season.
For the second consecutive year, Team Canada’s struggles at the WJHC continue with a loss in the bronze medal game. Canada failed to garner a medal, which hasn’t happened since a three-year drought from 1979-1981.