Sports

Climbing through COVID

The Fredericton Bouldering CO-OP, an indoor rock climbing gym, reopened with increased safety measures, social distancing and scheduled climbing slots.  Florence Awde, a third-year St....

Front Row: Why aren’t women as represented in greatest sports person debates

The topic regarding the greatest sportsperson ever takes on a plethora of views and diverse reactions. Legends die and new legends emerge. Records rise...

Ponds keep hockey fun alive

Winter activities are looking different this year with COVID-19 restrictions. Masks must be worn, groups can only gather within their 10-person bubble and social...

The psychology behind sports

Despite staying at the University of New Brunswick for his undergraduate degrees, master's degree, PhD and professorship, Ryan Hamilton has applied his skills and...

Bromance: For the love of sports

In the summer of 2017, then first-year and now fourth-year St. Thomas University student David Effiong would venture to Fredericton, New Brunswick. With no...

4 tips for a successful Super Bowl Sunday, COVID-19 edition

Super Bowl Sunday has arrived, predictions are being declared online and the entire population of New England is punching the air as Tom Brady...

‘STU gave me my career’: One STU grad’s journey to the NHL

When the American Hockey League suspended and eventually cancelled the 2019-20 season, Matt Tidcombe wasn’t sure when or where he’d be working. The now 30-year-old...

First Canadian women’s basketball league set for next year

Basketball's popularity in the Maritimes is about to be put to the test. In May of 2022, the Maritimes Women's Basketball Association will tip...

Front Row: A look back on 2020

As we reflect on a challenging year in the lives of many, 2020 is one year most people will not be nostalgic for. In...

Willie O’Ree continues to inspire, number to be retired from Boston Bruins

Fredericton hero Willie O'Ree added to his inspiring story 60 years after he became the first Black player in the National Hockey League. The Boston...

Boxing is back on the rise, but is it a good thing?

With the first-ever broadcasting of an Ultimate Fighting Championship card airing on ABC last weekend, it can show why mixed martial arts is more...

Commentary: Reaching your 2021 goals

Welcome to my commentary, a place where I will discuss some tips to build a healthier and happier relationship between you, your exercise habits...