Two swimmers from the North Coast hit the pools in Montreal earlier this month for the FINA World Masters 2014 Championships.
As the summer winds down, the minds of many on the North Coast turn to the ice and the return of hockey to arenas across the country.
Prince Rupert’s Adrian Liu and his men’s badminton doubles partner, Derrick Ng, had Canada’s attention at the 2014 Commonwealth Games.
They’ve faced the Hazelton Strikers in the finals in countless tournaments before this one, so why would Riverboat Days be any different?
It won't be the Prince Rupert Skating Club, the Minor Hockey Association or the Rupert Rampage that are the first ice users.