More than 100 athletes to represent Canada at World Karate Championships! It took 4 years of recruiting, training to grow team from 3 members to its current size By Ash Kelly, CBC News Posted: Sep 28, 2017 10:13 AM PT Last Updated: Sep 28, 2017 10:13 AM PT Karate-do Goju-kai has ancient roots in Japan and China but this…

Richmond Olympic Oval Generates Huge Economic Returns! Thursday July 20, 2017 Richmond, BC – The Richmond Olympic Oval has provided a major boost to the local and regional economies, generating more than $300 million in gross domestic product (GDP) through its construction and ongoing operation. A newly released economic impact study prepared for the City…

Host City Announcement! Monday June 19, 2017 After extensive deliberation and a rigorous decision making process, CARHA Hockey is thrilled to announce that the 2020 CARHA Hockey World Cup is headed to Richmond, British Columbia! Richmond continuously went above and beyond throughout the bid process. Their bid was thorough and covered everything that makes the…

RICHMOND, B.C. – Mark your calendars for an important event in the evolution of Richmond’s tourism sector! Beginning June 1 until September 17, 2017, the Richmond Hop On Hop Off Attraction Tour will allow visitors and locals to make their way through the city’s most popular areas at an affordable price. The Richmond Hop On…

  Richmond is proud to announce the City has been recognized for being a leader in the accessibility and inclusivity! Rick Hansen Foundation announces winners of 2017 Accessible Cities Award Winnipeg, Richmond, Edmonton recognized for being leaders in accessibility and inclusivity May 31, 2017 (Vancouver, BC) – Today, the Rick Hansen Foundation announced the winners…

Volleyball Canada – Volleyball Canada is pleased to announce the 2017 Women’s National Team Roster The women’s selection camp wrapped un on May 12, with head coach Marcello Abbondanza assigning 24 players (see below, with three additional reserve players) to the National Team roster. “With a nice mix of returning veterans and up and coming young athletes…

At the outset of 2016, Richmond City Council approved a revised program for the Richmond Sport Hosting Incentive Grant Program. The changes were intended to allow more events to receive financial assistance and provide the event organizers more advance notice to maximize the funding. In 2016, fifty-three (53) grant applications from twenty-eight (28) different sports…

 Wishing all of our friends a wonderful Christmas season. Thank you for partnering with us for another tremendous year for sport in Richmond!

Mark your calendars volleyball fans! As part of the welcome to their new home, the national women’s volleyball team will be hosting Group 2 action in the FIVB Grand Prix circuit July 21-23 at the Richmond Olympic Oval. Germany, Peru and the Czech Republic will be travelling to the west coast to battle to move…

Three international teams are coming to the Lower Mainland to complete their preparation for the IIHF World Women’s Ice Hockey Championship. With the event set to start in Kamloops on March 28, these final games will be pivotal to the mindset for these teams as they enter the competition. Teams have started to arrive at…

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