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Sports/Fitness: June 2013 Archives

Fundraising for Stratford skatepark continues

Posted by Bill van Asperen

StratfordSkatepark.jpgKids from Stratford are working hard to build a skateboard park in the town. The fifty thousand dollars from the city is a good start. Fedrico Cahis spoke with Alex Stokes and Kyle Hetherington who are hoping to raise the 300 thousand dollars they need to pull the project together.

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GO! Challenge - LM Montgomery school

Posted by Bill van Asperen

GOChallenge.jpgNancy Mackinnon's grade 3 class from LM Montgomery school have decided they want to get into better shape--- so they're taking an extra 20 minutes every day to do just that. They're one group taking part in the province's new GO! Outside and walk challenge. Lindsay Carroll went to the school and spoke with Colbi Weyman, Declan Johnson, Sophie Nelson, and Riley Lund... and teacher Nancy MacKinnon.

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Triathlon PEI launches program at CARI complex

Posted by Bill van Asperen

TriathlonPEI.jpgSince Triathlon PEI formed two years ago, the organization has seen big growth in the numbers of people taking part; from seasoned Ironmen and women to some relative newcomers to the sport. Jamie Nickerson, president of Triathlon PEI and Jamie Whynacht, are coordinating a summer program at the CARI complex. For more information visit Triathalon PEI website, or the Facebook page.

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