MVP of the Week

Amber Ly (right) competes in the 2017 Comox Cup. Ly is competing in the 2017 Royal Canadian Sea Cadets Provincial Qualifying Regatta.

Freedom on the water

Amber Ly is taking her love for sailing as far as she can

Amber Ly (right) competes in the 2017 Comox Cup. Ly is competing in the 2017 Royal Canadian Sea Cadets Provincial Qualifying Regatta.
VIDEO and story: Running the race

VIDEO and story: Running the race

Cody Scheuerman completed the Mount Robson half-marathon after an 18-month battle with cancer

VIDEO and story: Running the race
Sandy and Joseph Giordano represent the Vancouver Canucks together. (Contributed photo)

Cookies for dad

Joseph Giordano cycled in the 2017 Ride to Conquer Cancer in his father’s memory

Sandy and Joseph Giordano represent the Vancouver Canucks together. (Contributed photo)
VIDEO and story: MVP of the Week - Balance in the race

VIDEO and story: MVP of the Week – Balance in the race

Ultra-marathoner Mary Denton finds peace on the trail

  • Aug 31, 2017
VIDEO and story: MVP of the Week - Balance in the race
Thirteen-year-old Shelby Peterson has been a junior dragster for four years, racing in events in Terrace, Houston and Kitimat.                                 (Matthew Allen / The Northern View)

VIDEO and story: MVP of the Week – Need for speed

Shelby Peterson is a junior dragster from Prince Rupert whose passion for racing runs deep.

  • Aug 23, 2017
Thirteen-year-old Shelby Peterson has been a junior dragster for four years, racing in events in Terrace, Houston and Kitimat.                                 (Matthew Allen / The Northern View)
Jeff Brown and Judson Rowse competed in the 2017 Ironman event in Whistler on July 30. Brown completed the half distance in 7 hours and 27 minutes. Rowse completed the full distance in 11 hours and 43 minutes. (Matthew Allen / The Northern View)

Prince Rupert’s Ironmen

Jeff Brown and Judson Rowse will always push their limits

  • Aug 10, 2017
Jeff Brown and Judson Rowse competed in the 2017 Ironman event in Whistler on July 30. Brown completed the half distance in 7 hours and 27 minutes. Rowse completed the full distance in 11 hours and 43 minutes. (Matthew Allen / The Northern View)
Nikki Davis poses with her medal and trophy after being named the most valuable player at the 2017 Northwest Zone Championships. (Contributed photo)

Basketball is a family business

Nikki Davis is carrying on the basketball family tradition

Nikki Davis poses with her medal and trophy after being named the most valuable player at the 2017 Northwest Zone Championships. (Contributed photo)
MVP of the Week: Charles Tree - Building a biking community

MVP of the Week: Charles Tree – Building a biking community

Charles Tree hopes to start a biking movement in Prince Rupert

MVP of the Week: Charles Tree - Building a biking community
MVP of the Week: Morgan Foisy - Ain’t no mountain high enough

MVP of the Week: Morgan Foisy – Ain’t no mountain high enough

Climbing walls, cliff faces and boulders this rehab assistant is exploring it all in Prince Rupert

  • Jul 19, 2017
MVP of the Week: Morgan Foisy - Ain’t no mountain high enough
VIDEO and Story: MVP of the Week - Spinning into fitness

VIDEO and Story: MVP of the Week – Spinning into fitness

Karen Cruz and Kerrie Kennedy are sharing their passion for spinning and fitness

VIDEO and Story: MVP of the Week - Spinning into fitness
Sam Kasdorf gets ready for another training run in preparation for her second ultramarathon this year — Mount Robson Marathon. Matthew Allen photo.

Video and story: MVP of the Week – She’s never going to stop running

Sam Kasdorf did her first ultra-marathon in May and she’s busy training for her second race this fall

Sam Kasdorf gets ready for another training run in preparation for her second ultramarathon this year — Mount Robson Marathon. Matthew Allen photo.
Story and Video: MVP of the Week - Arlen Des Champ is honing his skills for the future

Story and Video: MVP of the Week – Arlen Des Champ is honing his skills for the future

From the time he was an infant, 13-year-old Arlen DesChamp has always…

Story and Video: MVP of the Week - Arlen Des Champ is honing his skills for the future
Story and Video: MVP of the Week - Inderpal Bagri’s injury has made him stronger

Story and Video: MVP of the Week – Inderpal Bagri’s injury has made him stronger

Inderpal Bagri was not going to let a potentially devastating injury stop…

  • Jun 21, 2017
Story and Video: MVP of the Week - Inderpal Bagri’s injury has made him stronger
VIDEO and story: MVP of the Week - Chugh brothers medal in Prince George karate tournament

VIDEO and story: MVP of the Week – Chugh brothers medal in Prince George karate tournament

Andy and Ansh Chugh both competed in the Northern Open karate tournament May 6-7 in Prince George

VIDEO and story: MVP of the Week - Chugh brothers medal in Prince George karate tournament
Charlie Bourque hasn’t lived in Prince Rupert long, but she’s already immersed herself in the many outdoor sports the region has to offer. Photo by Bevan Hamilton.

MVP of the Week: Charlie Bourque — Skiing, climbing and everything in between

Charlie Bourque hasn’t lived here long, but she is already embracing all that the West Coast offers.

Charlie Bourque hasn’t lived in Prince Rupert long, but she’s already immersed herself in the many outdoor sports the region has to offer. Photo by Bevan Hamilton.
Tobie Wick is the co-owner of Zikhara Yoga in Prince Rupert, but she was a lead dancer and choreographer at a family-owned First Nations dance company for years. Photo by Bevan Hamilton.

MVP of the Week: Tobie Wick — Dance of the ancestors

Tobie Wick has combined her passions of dance and yoga her entire life.

Tobie Wick is the co-owner of Zikhara Yoga in Prince Rupert, but she was a lead dancer and choreographer at a family-owned First Nations dance company for years. Photo by Bevan Hamilton.