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Thursday Aug 21, 2014

Rebelles suffer first loss of 2014 roller derby season

TileThe Rocky View Rebelles bid to have a perfect roller derby season came to a screeching halt in Calgary on August 16 at the Triwood Arena. The Rebelles, who entered the bout with a 2-0 record, were dominated by the Thrashin’ Lassies from Calgary as they came out on the losing end of a 300-81 score. ...

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Thursday Aug 21, 2014

Highlanders girls rugby team hold first competitve game

Story ImageEven though they were on the wrong end of a 78-19 decision to the Calgary Rams at George McDougall High School on Aug. 15, the members of the Airdrie Highlanders female rugby team said they were pleased with how things went in their first ever competitive game.

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Thursday Aug 21, 2014

Bantam Raiders football team ready for new season

Story ImageFollowing a tough season in 2013, the Airdrie Bantam Raiders football program appears to be on an upswing heading into the 2014 Calgary Bantam Football Association (CBFA) campaign, according to the team’s head coach.

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Thursday Aug 21, 2014

Aces athlete earns three medals at national meet

Story ImageWhen Airdrie Aces track-and-field athlete Scott Chalupiak looks back at the 2014 Canadian Legion Track and Field Championships, which took place in Langley, B.C. from Aug. 15 to 17, it will be with a mix of emotions.

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Thursday Aug 21, 2014

Special Olympics Airdrie wraps up successful season

Story ImageThe 2013/14 season for Special Olympics Airdrie will go down as the most successful yet, according to the organization. To celebrate the success, the group held its second annual awards barbeque at the Living Springs Christian Fellowship Church on August 17.

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Thursday Aug 14, 2014

Batting against Breast Cancer raises $122,000

Story ImageThe sixth annual Batting Against Breast Cancer slo-pitch tournament saw more than 26 teams with over 350 people come together at the Chinook Winds Ball Diamonds on August 9. Together they raised $122,000 for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation’s Prairies and Northwest Territories region.

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Thursday Aug 14, 2014

Adult recreation hockey league being formed in Airdrie

Recreation hockey players who don’t want to drive to arenas in Calgary in the winter now have a local league they can play in.

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Thursday Aug 14, 2014

Bikes and Bulls rodeo expanding to two-day event

Story ImageThe fourth edition of the Airdrie Bikes & Bulls charity event, an annual event hosted by the Airdrie Oilmen’s Association, is set to be the biggest yet.

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Aug 14

Highlanders rugby player moves into coaching

With personal commitments keeping him from playing rugby on a full-time basis this year, Mark Jackson has kept involved with the Airdrie Highlanders in a different role.
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Aug 14

Aces athletes set to compete on national stage

Three members of the Airdrie Aces track and field team will be going up against some of the top youth runners and throwers in Canada in Langley, British Columbia from Aug. 15 to 17.
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Aug 14

Calgary Flames player to take part in Hockey Night

One of the newest members of the Calgary Flames and a hockey player with ties to Airdrie is one of the main attractions for this year’s Rocky Mountain Hockey Night fundraiser for RCMP Victims Services.
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Aug 07

Highlanders girls’ rugby team preparing for first game at home

After weeks of getting its game plan set in practices, the Airdrie Highlanders women’s rugby team is getting ready for its first game.
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Aug 07

Edge gymnastics team rounds out season at Canada Cup

In what was the final event of the 2014 season for the Airdrie Edge gymnastics club, the team of six athletes “blew away” Head Coach Jamie Atkin with its performances during the 2014 Canada Cup in Newmarket, Ontario from July 25 to 27.
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Aug 07

Chamber golf tournament to take place next week

Time is running out for golfers who want to hit the links at Woodside Golf Course on Aug. 15 for the 13th annual Airdrie Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic.
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Aug 07

Airdrie baseball player to compete at Cal Ripken World Series in Maryland

For 13-year-old Airdrie native Ayden Makarus, Aug. 9 will mark the biggest moment of his baseball career to date.
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Jul 31

Airdrie Runner falls just short in breaking provincial record in gold-medal run

With the crowd urging him on at Ed Eggerer Athletic Park on July 26, Airdrie runner Scott Chalupiak used every ounce of energy he had to try and break a long-standing provincial record during the men’s U15 (Under 15) 800-metre race at the 2014 Alberta Summer Games.
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