Tourism Saskatoon Articles http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/ Recent Articles - Sports Releases Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:39:59 GMT SIGA Extends Title Sponsor Agreement With Dakota Dunes Open Presented by SaskTel http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/siga-extends-title-sponsor-agreement-with-dakota-dunes-open-presented-by-sasktel/590/ SASKATOON, SK - Monday, April 28, 2014 - The SIGA Dakota Dunes Open presented by SaskTel will call the Dakota Dunes Golf Links home for three more years thanks to a new Title Sponsorship agreement with SIGA, ... More Mon, 28 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/siga-extends-title-sponsor-agreement-with-dakota-dunes-open-presented-by-sasktel/590/ Canada's Top Bull Riders Return to Saskatoon November 14 & 15 http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/canada-s-top-bull-riders-return-to-saskatoon-november-14-15/591/ Saskatoon, SK - April 22, 2014 - On November 14 & 15, 25 of Canada's best Professional Bull Riders, including some of the top riders in the world, will return to Credit Union Centre for the PBR Canadian National ... More Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/canada-s-top-bull-riders-return-to-saskatoon-november-14-15/591/ Cameco Wins National Sport Event Sponsor Award http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/cameco-wins-national-sport-event-sponsor-award/588/ EDMONTON, AB - April 2, 2014 - Saskatoon Sports Tourism is proud to announce Cameco was today awarded the 2014 Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance's (CSTA) Sport Event Sponsor of the Year PRESTIGE Award at the CSTA Sport ... More Wed, 02 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/cameco-wins-national-sport-event-sponsor-award/588/ Saskatoon Hosts National Speed Skating Championship http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-national-speed-skating-championship/586/ SASKATOON, SK - January 14, 2014 - Saskatoon Sports Tourism and the Saskatoon Lions Speed Skating Club are delighted to announce the return of the Canada Cup III & Canadian Junior Long Track Speed Skating ... More Tue, 21 Jan 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-national-speed-skating-championship/586/ Football Canada Cup Returns to Saskatoon http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/football-canada-cup-returns-to-saskatoon/585/ Saskatoon to Host Football Canada Cup in 2014 Tue, 17 Dec 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/football-canada-cup-returns-to-saskatoon/585/ Saskatchewan's Event Hosting Strategy Unveiled http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatchewan-s-event-hosting-strategy-unveiled/584/ Tourism Saskatchewan releases the new Saskatchewan Event Hosting Strategy. Tue, 17 Dec 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatchewan-s-event-hosting-strategy-unveiled/584/ Saskatoon to Replace Calgary as Host of the Speedo Junior Development Nationals http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-to-replace-calgary-as-host-of-the-speedo-junior-development-nationals/581/ OTTAWA - Diving Canada confirmed today that Saskatoon will replace Calgary as the host city for the Speedo Junior Development Nationals. Due to the recent flooding, the Talisman Centre in Calgary was not in condition ... More Tue, 23 Jul 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-to-replace-calgary-as-host-of-the-speedo-junior-development-nationals/581/ U21 Men's International Softball Championship http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/u21-men-s-international-softball-championship/572/ U21 Men's International Softball Championship (Ottawa, ON) Softball Canada is very pleased to announce that two international teams have confirmed their attendance for the U21 Men’s International Championship, ... More Tue, 28 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/u21-men-s-international-softball-championship/572/ Saskatoon Hosts the NHL http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-the-nhl/564/ Steel Technologies, in association with Credit Union Centre, will present two National Hockey League pre-season games in Saskatoon this September. The Ottawa Senators will face the Calgary Flames on Monday, September ... More Thu, 21 Mar 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-the-nhl/564/ CANADA'S ONLY WORLD CLASS INDOOR TRACK MEET IS BACK WITH A NEW LOOK http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/canada-s-only-world-class-indoor-track-meet-is-back-with-a-new-look/556/ CANADA’S ONLY WORLD CLASS INDOOR TRACK MEET IS BACK WITH A NEW LOOKSaskatoon, SK – The Knights of Columbus Indoor Games unveiled a new logo in honor of their 48th edition and in preparation for a dash to 50 years. ... More Fri, 18 Jan 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/canada-s-only-world-class-indoor-track-meet-is-back-with-a-new-look/556/ The Subaru Western Triathlon Series is heading to Saskatoon http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/the-subaru-western-triathlon-series-is-heading-to-saskatoon/550/ Saskatoon Sports Tourism, along with the Subaru Western Triathlon Series team, is pleased to announce the exciting debut of the Subaru Saskatoon Triathlon.This race will double as the Saskatchewan provincial ... More Fri, 14 Dec 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/the-subaru-western-triathlon-series-is-heading-to-saskatoon/550/ Saskatoon Set To Host The 2012 Junior National Diving Championship http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-set-to-host-the-2012-junior-national-diving-championship/524/ Saskatoon, SK –Saskatoon Sports Tourism and the Saskatoon Diving Club are finalizing preparations for the 2012 Junior National Diving Championship, being hosted at the Shaw Centre from July 18 to 22.Twelve divers ... More Mon, 16 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-set-to-host-the-2012-junior-national-diving-championship/524/ Saskatoon Hosts International Men's Tennis Tournament http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-international-men-s-tennis-tournament/520/  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Saskatoon, SK – June 25, 2012 – Saskatoon Sports Tourism and the Riverside Badminton and Tennis Club are excited to announce the return of the International Tennis ... More Tue, 03 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-international-men-s-tennis-tournament/520/ Saskatoon Hosts 55+ Provincial Games http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-55-provincial-games/521/  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESaskatoon, SK – June 27, 2012 – Saskatoon Sports Tourism and the Saskatchewan Senior Fitness Association are delighted to announce the return of the 55+ Provincial Games from ... More Tue, 03 Jul 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-55-provincial-games/521/ MasterCard Memorial Cup Will Put Saskatoon in TV Spotlight http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/mastercard-memorial-cup-will-put-saskatoon-in-tv-spotlight/513/ SASKATOON – Based on audience numbers released this week by Sportsnet, Saskatoon can expect significant national television exposure during the 2013 MasterCard Memorial Cup.This year’s championship, which ... More Thu, 07 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/mastercard-memorial-cup-will-put-saskatoon-in-tv-spotlight/513/ New Water Sports Featured at River Lights Festival http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/new-water-sports-featured-at-river-lights-festival/514/ SASKATOON – Saskatoon Sports Tourism and the River Lights Festival announced the addition of three new sports for the second year event. The first Watercross Nationals, the Saskatchewan River Paddle Board ... More Thu, 07 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/new-water-sports-featured-at-river-lights-festival/514/ SASKATOON SPORTS TOURISM ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-sports-tourism-announces-partnership-program/496/ Saskatoon Sports Tourism announced today the launch of their new partnership program. The Saskatoon Sports Tourism Partnership Program is designed to aid local organizations in their pursuit of sport events and in ... More Fri, 27 Apr 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-sports-tourism-announces-partnership-program/496/ MAYOR DONALD J. ATCHISON WINS SPORTS TOURISM AWARD http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/mayor-donald-j-atchison-wins-sports-tourism-award-/497/ Saskatoon Sports Tourism is pleased to announce that the Mayor, Donald J. Atchison has won the 2012 President’s Award for Public Sector Supporter. The President’s Award recognizes the outstanding ... More Fri, 27 Apr 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/mayor-donald-j-atchison-wins-sports-tourism-award-/497/ DAKOTA DUNES CASINO NAMED SPORT EVENT SPONSOR OF THE YEAR http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/dakota-dunes-casino-named-sport-event-sponsor-of-the-year/498/ Saskatoon Sports Tourism is delighted to announce that the Dakota Dunes Casino has been awarded the Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance’s (CSTA) PRESTIGE Award for Sport Event Sponsor of the Year in 2011. The Dakota ... More Fri, 27 Apr 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/dakota-dunes-casino-named-sport-event-sponsor-of-the-year/498/ HUSKIE ATHLETICS ANNOUNCES UNIVERSITY CUP DETAILS http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/huskie-athletics-announces-university-cup-details/478/ PotashCorp Named Tournament Title SponsorUniversity Cup Host Committee Chairperson Grant Kook is pleased to announce PotashCorp as the title sponsor for the 2013 & 2014 CIS PotashCorp Men's Hockey University ... More Thu, 15 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/huskie-athletics-announces-university-cup-details/478/ SASKATOON HOSTS JUNIOR B HOCKEY CHAMPIONSHIP http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-junior-b-hockey-championship/463/ SASKATOON, SK – Saskatoon Sports Tourism and the Saskatoon Royals Hockey Club are excited to announce that Saskatoon will host the Keystone Cup Western Canadian Junior B Hockey Championship from April 19 to 22, ... More Mon, 30 Jan 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-junior-b-hockey-championship/463/ WATER POLO TO MAKE IT'S FIRST SPLASH IN SASKATOON http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/water-polo-to-make-it-s-first-splash-in-saskatoon/457/ The Saskatchewan Water Polo Association and Saskatoon Sports Tourism are excited to announce two major water polo events which will be held in Saskatoon. The Shaw Centre has been chosen as the location for the 22U ... More Fri, 20 Jan 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/water-polo-to-make-it-s-first-splash-in-saskatoon/457/ SASKATOON HOSTS THREE HIGH PERFORMANCE SPEED SKATING EVENTS http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-three-high-performance-speed-skating-events/455/  Saskatoon Sports Tourism and the Saskatoon Lions Speed Skating Club are delighted to announce three exciting speed skating events that will be hosted in Saskatoon in 2012.Saskatoon Long Track Meet – ... More Fri, 06 Jan 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-hosts-three-high-performance-speed-skating-events/455/ ANOTHER MAJOR SPORTS EVENT CONFIRMED FOR SASKATOON http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/another-major-sports-event-confirmed-for-saskatoon/431/ Saskatoon Amateur Softball Association, with support from Saskatoon Sports Tourism, has confirmed another major event for Saskatoon.Four busy days of softball business concluded Sunday night at the International ... More Wed, 02 Nov 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/another-major-sports-event-confirmed-for-saskatoon/431/ SASKATOON TO HOST THE BOSTON BRUINS AND THE WINNIPEG JETS http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-to-host-the-boston-bruins-and-the-winnipeg-jets/424/ The NHL returns to Saskatoon in 2012 with a Pre-Season Exhibition Game between the Boston Bruins and the Winnipeg Jets.On Ice Management Group Inc., in association with Credit Union Centre, is pleased to ... More Mon, 17 Oct 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.tourismsaskatoon.com/articles/view/saskatoon-to-host-the-boston-bruins-and-the-winnipeg-jets/424/