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Brantford's Annual Flashing Blades presents 70 Years on Ice

Brantford's Annual Flashing Blades presents 70 Years on Ice

*UPDATE* This event has now been postponed to 2021. Please visit the Brant Skating Club's media release for more information. Submitted by: Brant Skating Club The Brant Skating Club will enter a new decade with grand celebration as skaters and families prepare for the 70th annual Flashing Blades spectacle scheduled for April 11 at the Brantford Civic Centre. Under the direction of award-winning coaches Alison Purkiss and Kevin Stefan, the annual ice revue will involve over 130 local skaters. ...
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Third Annual House League Hockey to Crown City Championship

Third Annual House League Hockey to Crown City Championship

For the third year in a row, players from two of Brantford’s house league hockey teams will finish the season with an exciting, friendly and fun competition. Brantford Minor Hockey Association (BMHA) and Brantford Church Hockey League (BCHL) will host a weekend of games for the overall house league City Championship. BMHA won the inaugural event in 2018 and BCHL claimed the title in 2019. The action gets underway for both leagues on Saturday, March 28 – Super Saturday. BCHL will pla...
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March 2020 Sporting Events

March 2020 Sporting Events

March 6-8 Basketball Tournament (MB/Juv/Jr) Brantford Girls CYO Basketball Various 6-8 Dance Canada Competition Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts 8 CAJ HOBC Meet Brantford Aquatic Club Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre 13-15 St. Patrick's Mixed Bonspiel Brantford Golf & Country Club Brantford Golf & Country Club 18 Ladies Spiel - Sweep into Spring Brant Curling Club - Day Ladies Brant Curl...
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February Sport Networking Meeting Recap

February Sport Networking Meeting Recap

The first Sport Networking Meeting of 2020 was held on Thursday, February 13 at the Best Western Brantford Hotel and Conference Centre. This hotel has a long history with hosting sporting teams and tournaments in Brantford and it was good to return to the location for the meeting. A tasty lunch was prepared with a special Valentine’s Day dessert for all attendees. Thank You to Host Location City of Brantford Sport Tourism Coordinator, Ela Stypa Jones, MC’d the event and thanked the...
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Brantford Sports Council Awards Celebrate Local Athletes

Brantford Sports Council Awards Celebrate Local Athletes

The Brantford Sports Council has announced the winners in nine categories for the Sports Awards that were presented at the 15th annual Sports Recognition Banquet on Wednesday February 12, 2020 at the Brantford Golf & Country Club, 60 Ava Rd. This program recognizes local athletes, coaches, volunteers, teams, officials and sponsors who are actively involved in and support minor sports in the community. The Sportsperson of the Year was announced as Jacqueline Legere - Downhill Ice Cross Skati...
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Play Ball! Brantford Red Sox Announce 2020 Schedule

Play Ball! Brantford Red Sox Announce 2020 Schedule

As we make our way through the cold and snowy winter months, thoughts of springtime are starting to happen with the release of the Brantford Red Sox 2020 schedule of the Intercounty Baseball League (IBL). 2020 will mark the IBL’s 102nd season and the Red Sox look forward to bringing exciting ballpark action to Brantford. Highlights include: hosting the Season Opener on Sunday, May 10 with the defending champion Barrie Baycats, seven family-friendly weekend games throughout the season with...
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Brantford Sports Council Announces Finalists for Awards

Brantford Sports Council Announces Finalists for Awards

The Brantford Sports Council has announced the Finalists in nine categories for the Sports Awards that will be presented at the 15th Annual Sports Recognition Banquet on Wednesday February 12, 2020 at the Brantford Golf & Country Club (60 Ava Rd). This program recognizes local athletes, coaches, volunteers, teams, officials and sponsors who are actively involved in and support minor sports in the community. The Sportsperson of the Year will also be recognized at the Awards Banquet. The Fin...
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