Rose shows promising career

If you have ever been part of a serious hockey team, you know that lifting weights is a crucial part of training. It builds strength and prevents a player from getting injured when on the ice. 17-year-old Aaron Rose was no exception, and as part of his hockey training he started lifting weights regularly. Except […]

Exciting year ahead for Stars girls field lacrosse

The Toronto Stars Girls Field Lacrosse organization has three rep teams competing in the Ontario Women’s Field Lacrosse League (OWFL) this season. The U15 team will look to improve on its results from last season with returning coach Tory Merrill, returning veteran players and a crop of talented rookies graduating from the Beaches U13 program. […]


The East York Bulldogs finished tops last month at the Vic Teal Hockey Tournament. The Novice level AAA division team ended the weekend with three wins and a tie, making it to the final against the Guelph Junior Storm. The Bulldogs defeated the Storm with a final score of 5-1. The team is proud to […]


Malvern girls field hockey team flick to city gold Goalkeeper Catherine Mackeigan makes a decisive save during a penalty shootout. The Malvern Collegiate girls field hockey team are City Champs after defeating North Toronto on Oct. 27 at Birchmount Stadium. The match was decided on a penalty shootout (3-1) after both teams failed to score […]


The Balmy Beach 1s continued its impressive push for the McCormick Cup by defeating London 31-0 on Oct. 15. Balmy Beach will now play Markham in the Oct. 22 semi-final clash. Balmy Beach was undefeated in the regular season – not only the 1s but also the 2s and 3s, making it an extraordinary season […]

Alex Christie Bandshell depicted in medal

It was a full house at the Beaches Running Room on Aug. 31 as runners and community residents got a sneak peak at this year’s Toronto Waterfront Marathon Finisher’s Medal. The run will take place on Oct. 16. The hardware, handed out to each marathoner, half-marathoner and 5K finisher, depicts a very well known Beach […]


RUGBY The Balmy Beach Rugby Club, both the first and second teams, continues to dominate the Ontario Marshall League. With victories over Stoney Creek on July 16 at the Tubs & Gee Gage Rugby Field, both senior men’s teams are now 8-0 for the season and sit atop their respective tables. Meanwhile the women’s senior […]

Beachers are west coast bound

Local Beach teens Andrew Mullen and Alec Tulett, both 16, are on their way to British Columbia on Labour Day weekend with their Ontario team mates in the Canadian National Lacrosse Championships. Both made the Ontario U16 field lacrosse squad for the first time from an initial tryout in which nearly 90 players from all […]