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GPV rugby teams get ready for the grid iron

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs Georges P. Vanier’s boys’ and girls’ rugby teams, comprising approximately 24 members, having been practicing since early May and they are ready to play. The teams have the field out back and they have…
Heritage students win medals at Francophone Games

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs The 24th annual Francophone Games were held in Edmonton during the weekend of May 11-13 and many students from Ecole Heritage brought home medals. Coach James Bezan-Lindsay took 75 students to the games, including…
GPV badminton teams end season on high note

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs The Georges P. Vanier junior badminton team came home with medals and the banner from Wabasca on May 5, giving them an outstanding finish to the season. “The kids were nervous, but they played extremely…

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs The track-and-field season is here, and GPV Coach Marion Lessard is getting her 25 athletes ready for the competition. Due to the extended winter weather, the team doesn’t have as much time to train. So…
Smoky River Taekwondo holds end-of-season meet

Mac Olsen Express Staff With the season winding down, Smoky River Taekwondo held a meet at Georges P. Vanier on April 21, including six members of Iron Tiger Taekwondo of Manning joining them. “Everybody who came out advanced,” says instructor…