Archive of posts tagged "sport"

KidSport and Triple O’s Contest

Comments 80 by Rebecca Bollwitt

This month you can donate to KidSport at local Triple O’s restaurants by requesting $1 be added to your bill. This donation will help cover sports costs for financially underprivileged children in BC. Photo credit: D’Arcy Norman on Flickr For a solid 20 years of my life I was involved in community sport and without […]

Vancouver History: The Miracle Mile

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Squeaky Marmot on Flickr With the Olympics happening until Sunday, what better time to tell the story of the Miracle Mile which is commemorated on the corner of Hastings and Renfrew. At the main entrance to the PNE grounds stands two figures mid-stride. The statue, unveiled in 1967, displays two men racing each other. One […]