Road to somewhere: New Bear Mountain Parkway extension opens to traffic

CTV Vancouver Island. Published Wednesday, April 11, 2018 6:28PM PDT It’s been 15 years in the making but the Bear Mountain Parkway extension in Langford is now open, creating safer and alternate routes for drivers and emergency vehicles. The 3.6-kilometre stretch of new road connects the Leigh Road Interchange to the existing Bear Mountain Parkway… Read more »

National rugby training centre, among best in world, opens in Langford

Langford Mayor Stew Young, fifth from left, and rugby legend Al Charron, fourth from right, were among the officials and athletes on hand for Tuesday’s ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Al Charron Rugby Canada National Training Centre in Langford. View a time lapsed video of the training centre being built. Rugby Canada realized a long-held dream… Read more »

Bear Mountain will host the 2019 Super Channel Championships.

The national championship tournament returns to B.C. after a decade as the last time Boxing B.C. hosted the competition was in 2009.  The announcement was made at the Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort and Spa Tuesday morning with a panel of spokespersons including Roy Halpin (Boxing Canada executive director), Don McDonald (president and CEO of… Read more »

Langford plans to expand Westhills Stadium to 8,000

Langford plans to expand Westhills Stadium to 8,000 seats, from 1,718, in what could be a game-changer for outdoor sports in Greater Victoria. It would put the region in the capacity range of what would be required for the upcoming professional soccer Canadian Premier League, B.C. Lions exhibition CFL games, and for certain international games… Read more »