Tag: Canada

Canada Commonwealth show bid irk taxpayers

Calgary and Edmonton considering bid for Commonwealth Games

The Canadian Taxpayers Federation (CTF) has appealed for referendums to be held in Calgary and Edmonton (Canada) over the staging of the 2030 Commonwealth Games as groups speak out against a potential Alberta bid. ‘inside the games’ stated that Alberta has been selected as the Commonwealth... » Read more

Vancouver FC unfold new home renderings

Vancouver FC new stadium renderings

The Canadian Premier League team Vancouver FC (Canada) revealed the first rendering of its new stadium on February 9th ahead of the launch of ticket sales for the club’s inaugural season in the coming weeks. ‘Vancouver FC & SixFive Sports’ stated that Vancouver FC is scheduled to host its... » Read more

Calgary event center committee scout for sites

New Calgary arena update February 2023

As negotiations continue for a new event center in Calgary (Canada), the Chair of the Committee in charge of the project isn’t ruling out that a new arena could be built somewhere other than Victoria Park in the Rivers District. ‘CTV NEWS CALGARY’ stated that Ward 1 Councilor Sonya Sharp said... » Read more

Toronto to host NHL showcase in 2024

NHL 2024 All Star Game in Canada

Mitch Marner enjoyed the sun and sand at this year’s National Hockey League (NHL) All-Star festivities held on February 4th at the 20,737-capacity FLA Live Arena in Sunrise, Florida (US), the home of the NHL team Florida Panthers. ‘CBC Sports’ stated that the NHL team Toronto Maple Leafs... » Read more

Rogers Centre rejig ‘ode to stadium history’

Toronto Blue Jays unveil progress on stadium renovation

The Major League Baseball (MLB) team Toronto Blue Jays are giving fans a peek inside their home pitch – the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario (Canada), which is in the midst of its biggest ever renovation. ‘cp24.com’ stated that the team has also unveiled four “brand-new outfield... » Read more

Rogers Centre first phase renovation begins

Work started at Rogers Center

The Major League Baseball (MLB) team Toronto Blue Jays announced recently that demolition is complete and construction on the first phase of a multiyear, $300 million renovation of their home pitch – the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Canada – has begun. ‘CP24’ stated that the Blue Jays... » Read more

Cream of crop snowboarders in Edmonton show

Canada ski jump within the stadium

Recently, the Commonwealth Stadium, Canada Snowboard’s Director of Business Operations Brendan Matthews and Cindy Medynski, Interim Director for Edmonton Events, accompanied by three-time Olympic medalist Max Parrot announced that Edmonton will be the Host City of Canada’s first ever Snowboard... » Read more