Tammy Thielman

Barrel racers all set to turn ‘n’ burn

The Salmon Arm Fairgrounds will be filled this weekend with the first Salmon Arm Barrel Bonanza.

Salmon Arm dragon boaters celebrate 10-year anniversary

If you’ve always been curious about dragon boating, come and see the dragon awaken on Mother’s Day, May 13, at the Salmon Arm wharf.

Salmon Arm runner has marathon in her sights

Another milestone: Emmy Sim to be the youngest competitor in this year’s Vancouver Marathon.

Testing the limits of endurance, strength

Sean McEvoy completed the gruelling nine-and-one-half day 2011 World Championship Adventure Race XPD Tasmania in Tasmania, Australia.

Stewart plays for the west

Nine-year-old Zander Stewart of Salmon Arm has been invited to hockey tournaments in the U.S. and Vancouver with OneHockey.

Mountain biker pushes the limit

According to Salmon Arm mountain biker Lee English, when mountain bike racers get older, they don’t get slower.

Tai chi practice a ‘moving meditation’

In Salmon Arm, Jim Clark, a local veterinarian, teaches Taoist tai chi, while Kim and Heather Arnold teach tai chi ch’aun.

Larch Hills claims BC club championship

At the 2012 BC Championships, the Larch Hills Nordic Society won the coveted club championship trophy for the second year in a row.

Sharing outdoor adventures

Enjoying the outdoors and spending time with some good company is important to Clint Smith and the Thursday Geezers