March 22nd, 1980 — Danny Thompson of Maple Ridge is knocked on the ropes by Andy Minsker of Oregon during a golden gloves bout at Exhibition Gardens in Vancouver. Minsker won the bout and the title in the senior class. Another set of pictures long in my archives without names until Newspaper.com digitized every issue of the Vancouver Province and made them available online. More boxing pictures HERE.
May 31st, 1975 — John Pankratz (268), above, celebrates winning the senior boys 100 meters at the Provincial high school track and field championships at Swangard Stadium. This picture and those below have been sitting in my archives for years waiting for names which I finally obtained thanks to Newspapers.com which recently digitized every copy of the Vancouver Province and Vancouver Sun.
Tom Griffin (383), above winning the senior boys 1500 meters. John Martens (27) was second.
Brit Lind-Peterson (207), above, won the senior girls 1500 meters.
Margo Howe (282), above winning the senior girls 100 meters. Kathy Weich (49) on the left pulls up with a pulled hamstring.
October 6th, 2018 — No pictures from this weekend’s cyclocross races in Aldergrove as I’m travelling but this picture of Tom Skinner was a favourite from the race last week at Acadia Park, UBC.
October 6th, 2018 — More pictures from the Lower Mainland Cyclocross Series race at UBC’s Acadia Park can be found HERE or by clicking on the picture above.
September 29th, 2018 — Second race in the Lower Mainland Cyclocross Series at Vanier Park. More pictures HERE or by clicking on the above picture.
September 15th, 2018 — The 2018 cyclocross season began today with the Donkey Cross at Castle Park in Port Coquitlam. It was wet and slippery. More pictures can be found HERE or by clicking on the pictures above and below. Alex Dove of Mighty Riders above with Matt Drown of Daryl Evans.
August 28th, 2018 — When the last rider in a four man break sits up like this you know it’s over, at least for him, as it was for the 2018 Tuesday night crits; over for this year with a special single speed race included, brakes optional. More pictures HERE or by clicking on the picture above.
July 31st, 2018 — I’ve added a few more pictures from last night’s Escape Velocity Tuesday night criterium at UBC to the gallery .
July 11th, 2018 — After a long time out front Christopher Hatz was slowly brought back by the peloton at 2018 Gastown Grand Prix. More pictures from the men’s race HERE or by clicking on the picture above.
July 11th, 2018 — Pictures from the 2018 Global Relay Women’s Gastown Grand Prix won by Kendall Ryan of Team TIBCO-Silicon Valley Bank can be found HERE or by clicking on the picture above.