Archive for the ‘News/Canada/London’ Category

Meet the Canadian dart player surprising the bookies at the world championships

Thursday, December 20th, 2018
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Jim Long is living the dream. The darts dream. The 50-year-old GM worker from London, Ont., already has one win under his belt at the William Hill World Darts Championship in England.

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir hold parade, concert as thank you for hometown fans

Saturday, August 4th, 2018
Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, the most decorated figure skaters in Olympic history, held a parade and a concert Saturday as a way of saying 'thank you' to their fans and their hometown of Ilderton, Ont. for all their support.

Champion Canadian pole vaulter rants at Air Canada on Twitter for breaking her equipment

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
Alysha Newman broken poles

On Instagram and Twitter, Canadian pole vault star Alysha Newman said, "My heart is broken and so are all my poles thanks to @aircanada" alongside photos of broken pole-vaulting poles.

This could be Canada’s oldest hockey stick

Monday, January 29th, 2018
Hockey stick

A local company is studying what's believed to be the Canada's oldest hockey stick, and revealing information about our country's favourite sport.

McGregor vs. Mayweather ‘makes no sense’, says ex-UFC fighter

Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017
Mark Hominick

London's Mark Hominick thinks Conor McGregor will keep the first three rounds entertaining, but thinks Floyd Mayweather will ultimately take him down.