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Surrey’s Ethan Zhong won the boys 11-12 year old division at the Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour’s Harry White Little Masters event in Delta. (Contributed photo)

Young Surrey golfers earn wins on Maple Leaf Junior Tour

Harry White Little Masters tournament held at Delta’s Kings Links By the Sea

Six members of South Surrey’s Golden Glory Martial Arts – Myah Atwal, Sophie Billan, Johnny Filtness, Jake Fuller, Nickolas Korrani and Nick Perlman – won gold at nationals earlier this summer. (Contributed photo)

South Surrey Wushu competitors win gold at nationals

Young athletes train at Golden Glory Martial Arts under tutelage of Mostafa Sabeti

Surrey Storm won the U19 women’s fast pitch national championship July 31 in Fredericton, N.B. (Submitted photo: Ryan Woodward)

Storm surge: Surrey U19 team wins fastpitch nationals as ‘last hurrah’ for some players

‘They just believed in themselves as a group and weren’t going to take losing as an option,’ coach says

Canada’s wrestler Ana Godinez,right, wrestles with Nigeria’s Esther Kolawole during the women’s freestyle 62-kg match at the Commonwealth Games, in Birmingham, England on Aug. 5, 2022. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)

Earl Marriott alum wins wrestling silver at Commonwealth Games

Ana Godinez Gonzalez places second in women’s 62-kg division

Canada’s wrestler Ana Godinez,right, wrestles with Nigeria’s Esther Kolawole during the women’s freestyle 62-kg match at the Commonwealth Games, in Birmingham, England on Aug. 5, 2022. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
B.C. Men’s Fastpitch Championships will be held later this month at Softball City. (Contributed photo)

Softball City set to host men’s fastpitch provincials

Surrey-hosted tournament will feature 18 teams from across B.C.

B.C. Men’s Fastpitch Championships will be held later this month at Softball City. (Contributed photo)
Canada’s U20 rugby coach Adam Roberts (centre) poses for a photo with Talon and Takoda McMullin. The South Surrey trio will represent Canada on the rugby pitch this month in Ontario. (Contributed photo)

South Surrey rugby trio to represent Canada at U20 event

Rugby Canada-hosted Canada Conference 2022 to be held at University of Guelph

Canada’s U20 rugby coach Adam Roberts (centre) poses for a photo with Talon and Takoda McMullin. The South Surrey trio will represent Canada on the rugby pitch this month in Ontario. (Contributed photo)
Longtime South Surrey resident Scott Ackles has been named the new executive director for Semiahmoo Ravens Hockey. (File photos)

Scott Ackles named new executive director of Semiahmoo Ravens Hockey

Longtime sports executive replaces former director Dave Newson

Longtime South Surrey resident Scott Ackles has been named the new executive director for Semiahmoo Ravens Hockey. (File photos)
Parm Dhaliwal skating with the West Kelowna Warriors. (BCHL/Twitter photo)
Parm Dhaliwal skating with the West Kelowna Warriors. (BCHL/Twitter photo)
Torch relay participants ahead of the 2022 Canada Summer Games in Niagara. (Photo: facebook.com/2022CanadaGames)

60 Surrey-area athletes, coaches at 2022 Canada Summer Games, with more from White Rock, Delta

Starting Thursday (Aug. 6), the Games will welcome more than 5,000 young athletes and staff

Torch relay participants ahead of the 2022 Canada Summer Games in Niagara. (Photo: facebook.com/2022CanadaGames)
South Surrey Indoor Pool will reopen Sept. 20, the City of Surrey announced Tuesday. (surrey.ca photo)

South Surrey Indoor Pool to reopen Sept. 20

Aquatic facility is the last of five indoor pools to open in the city since closing in 2020

South Surrey Indoor Pool will reopen Sept. 20, the City of Surrey announced Tuesday. (surrey.ca photo)
Whalley All-Stars battled Trout Lake during the B.C. Little League Championships semifinal game Saturday (July 30) at Whalley Athletic Park in Surrey. The home team won 6-5 to advance to Sunday’s championship game. (Photo: Anna Burns)

Whalley falls to Little Mountain in B.C. Little League final at Orest Springenatic Field

Host team had 5 wins and 1 loss during round-robin portion of tournament

Whalley All-Stars battled Trout Lake during the B.C. Little League Championships semifinal game Saturday (July 30) at Whalley Athletic Park in Surrey. The home team won 6-5 to advance to Sunday’s championship game. (Photo: Anna Burns)
Puck used for Surrey’s Powerplay Hockey League. (Submitted photo)

Fall face-off for Surrey’s Powerplay youth hockey league, focused on fun and affordability

A gear rental program is available for $51.50 per season, and goalies play for free

Puck used for Surrey’s Powerplay Hockey League. (Submitted photo)
(Photo: nhlstreetevents.com)
(Photo: nhlstreetevents.com)
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COVID-delayed Run Surrey Run race to hit pavement for first time in September, in City Centre

Registration for the inaugural in-person event is capped at 500 participants

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The Birdies & Buckets team at Shuswap Lake Golf Course. From left to right are Nathan Freer, Gavin Giesbrecht, Levi Hallborg and Jeff Hallborg, who won the 2022 Jack McLaughlin Memorial PGA of BC Pro-Junior Championship. (Submitted photo)

Surrey’s Birdies & Buckets team scores Pro-Junior Championship golf championship at Shuswap Lake

Facility pro pairs with 3 juniors to win Jack McLaughlin Memorial tournament

The Birdies & Buckets team at Shuswap Lake Golf Course. From left to right are Nathan Freer, Gavin Giesbrecht, Levi Hallborg and Jeff Hallborg, who won the 2022 Jack McLaughlin Memorial PGA of BC Pro-Junior Championship. (Submitted photo)
Ocean Athletics runner Mark Pinckard stays in front of the chase group during a race at the World Masters Track and Field Championships in Tampere, Finland. (Doug Smith photo)
Ocean Athletics runner Mark Pinckard stays in front of the chase group during a race at the World Masters Track and Field Championships in Tampere, Finland. (Doug Smith photo)
Whalley Little League players at the 2016 provincial championships. (File photo)

Little League provincials at Whalley Athletic Park for 8 days starting Saturday, July 23

Admission is free to watch the games at Orest Springenatic Field

Whalley Little League players at the 2016 provincial championships. (File photo)
Ronin Sharma in a memorial video posted to Ronin Sharma Foundation’s website.
Ronin Sharma in a memorial video posted to Ronin Sharma Foundation’s website.
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Surrey 10-year-old shoots a sizzling 67 to win MJT tournament title at Guildford Golf Club

‘So many smiles… I put a lot of work into it,’ Jayden H X Zhu says

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Screenshot from Softball Canada video shows men’s fastpitch players in action. (Photo: Youtube.com)

Surrey’s Softball City to host Men’s Canadian Fastpitch Championships in summer 2023

Surrey will be a first-time host of the tournament, which has been played since 1965

Screenshot from Softball Canada video shows men’s fastpitch players in action. (Photo: Youtube.com)