Tough Waters dodgeball tourney on tap

Inaugural event goes Feb. 20 at Comox Valley Aquatic Centre

Get prepared to duck, dip, dive and dodge at the inaugural “Tough Waters” pool dodgeball tournament at the Comox Valley Aquatic Centre on Wednesday, Feb. 20.

The tournament will be held from 8:15 – 915 p.m. Regular swim session rates apply and the event is suitable for those 16 years and up.  The game will be played in the shallow end of the 25-metre pool with an advanced round in the deep end for those who want to test their dodgeball mettle.

“The wave pool, slides, sauna and hot tub will be open as usual,” said the Comox Valley Regional District’s manager of recreation programs, Jennifer Zbinden. “This is a fun, value-added event for those who want to really make a splash and play for prizes and bragging rights.”

For more information, visit www.comoxvalleyrd.ca/rec or follow comoxvalleyrd on Facebook and Twitter for updates.

 

– Comox Valley Regional District

 

 

Just Posted

Comox Valley Schools to see trustee shakeup next fall

Four of seven trustees have stated they will not run for re-election in October

Remains of two people found in Ucluelet

Officials have not said whether or not the remains belong to Ryan Daley or Dan Archbald

Merville water bottling proposal heading to public hearing

A contentious business proposal in Merville will be going to a public… Continue reading

B.C. turns up the heat

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for most the province due to high temperatures

Fish farm protest held in Comox

The rally took place on Comox Avenue, concluding at the entry to the BC Seafood Festival

Canada won’t ‘play politics’ on U.S. migrant children policy

The U.S. government is under fire over its ”zero tolerance” policy

Late goal gives England 2-1 win over Tunisia

At the last World Cup in 2014, England couldn’t even win a game

Canadian military police officer pleads not guilty to sex assault

Sgt. Kevin MacIntyre, 48, entered his plea today at a court martial proceeding in Halifax

North Island College gets $328,000 for forestry education funding

Announcement in Campbell River part of $1 million around B.C.

Cheers erupt as Federal Court judge approves historic gay purge settlement

Gay military veterans said they were interrogated, harassed and spied on because of their sexuality

Helping B.C.’s helpers cope

The MRT has helped almost 7,000 first responders and street workers in 57 communities in B.C.

Border officials argue B.C. man’s Facebook posts threat to Canada’s security

A B.C. Supreme Court judge acquitted Othman Hamdan of terrorism charges last September

Reena Virk’s mother has died

Both of Virk’s parents became activists against bullying in wake of daughter’s death

Search for capsized fishers near Tofino enters fourth day

“There’s a lot of shock in the community in terms of how we could end up at this place.”

Most Read