A list of links to sports and sporting events in the Greater Halifax
area and beyond.
Tom & Julia Jewers run this full service dive shop located at the
Canso Causeway entrance to the Marine Drive. 'Causeway' serves divers
with destinations in Guysborough, Sherbrooke, Ecum Secum and Sheet Harbour
as well as Cape Breton. Nautical & topographical chart dealers.
Atlantic Canada's most experienced kayaking outfitter in its 21st
year of operation. Choose 1-10 day excursions for the novice to the professional
Nova Scotia Golf
Searchable database of Nova Scotia's more than 50 scenic courses, many
among North America's best. On
the Eastern Shore, several excellent courses await those touring the
Nova Scotia Golf Guide
"Challenge, playability, breathtaking vistas, cultural charm..."
- you'll find Nova Scotia's courses the experience of a lifetime. Request
your free NS Golf Guide here! (published every 2 years)
Scotia Salmon Association
A worthwhile organization devoted to the conservation of NS Atlantic Salmon
and trout. New for 2002 - Adopt a Stream. Practice catch and release!
Association of NS
Orienteering has been growing in popularity since the 1940's with several
clubs and courses in Nova Scotia. Schedule 2002 now online.
Mary's River Association
Eastern Shore rivers like East & West River (Sheet Harbour), the Moser,
Ecum Secum, Liscombe and St. Mary's (Sherbrooke) have been known for decades
for their 'scoop 'em up with your hands' salmon. Now, sadly, most salmon
rivers are 'catch and release' only.
The St. Mary's River Association web site offers a glimpse of the past
- and the future for Atlantic Salmon.
Sport fishing is a favourite pastime in Nova Scotia. Anglers love the
fiestiness of our NS Brook, Brown and Rainbow trout and you'll see fishermen
line the river banks and lakeshores from May to October.
Here are the teams, atheletes and prominent
aquatic sports that call Halifax, Nova Scotia home. As might
be expected, the city's water sports are unequalled. Sailing, surfing,
kayaking, canoeing, diving and sport fishing are featured.
Mayflower Curling Club
Celebrate with Colleen Jones at the Mayflower Curling Club, 3000 Monaghan
Drive in Halifax, April 17th at 7:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome.
Colleen Jones Skips to Victory
The Nova Scotia Curling Association has some superstar members. After
three tries, determination paid off for Colleen Jones, and her teammates
Kim Kelly, Mary Anne Waye and Nancy Delahunt when they won the World Women's
Curling Championship on April 7, 2001.
A comprehensive list of adventure sport links in Nova Scotia includes
paddling and rock-climbing. Quite a few broken or outdated links in here,
but click through to the good ones. It's worth the effort.
In many locales, it's known as cliff-scaling or rock-climbing. Here, in
Nova Scotia, where advancing glaciers left skyscraper sized granite outcrops
on its voyage to the sea, this adventure sport is called "bouldering".
Definitely not an activity for acrophobics (fear of heights).
Atlantic Archery Association
An official retailer for the Canadian Federation of Archers, the AAS (Liverpool),
supports archers with advice and brand name equipment
If you've ever wanted to learn 'sea-kayaking', here's your chance. Coastal
Adventures 3-8 day tours and adventures to all
United Soccer Club
Game schedules, tournaments, rules of soccer and more, can be found at
the Dartmouth United Soccer Club
Halifax 2003 IIHF World
Congratulations, Halifax Hockey Fans! Your support and the pre-purchase
of 5000 ticket packages brought the championship to Metro! The Canadian
Hockey Association has announced the Halifax bid was chosen from five
Halifax Aqua Nova
A competitive synchronized swimming club that practices at Centennial
Pool in Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada.
Halifax Fantasy Football
Read all about our very own football league, lineups, standings, upcoming
games and much more. You'll agree: it's too real to be true.
The 'official' Halifax Mooseheads site. Here are player profiles, team
history, tickets and schedules, a memorabilia auction, and 'fully e-commerce
enabled "Antlers On-line Merchandise" centre.
The Mooseheads Hockey "herd" are celebrating their 7th successful year.
Find out when to cheer on the 'home' team.
Sport Nova Scotia Events
SPN provides an up to date schedule of amateur sporting events
Understandably, Halifax has no shortage of water sports. The Halifax Regional
Municipality provides contact information for canoeing, kayaking, sailing,
diving, sailboarding, surfing and deep sea fishing. If there's one thing
readily available in the Halifax area, it's access to water.
More to come...
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Skipping Assoc. of NS
The Rope Skipping Association of NS is the governing body
for the sport in the province. Information on the sport and
teams in the province.
Mar 1 2003