Sports Scope

Quick blitz of upcoming Terrace sporting events and highlights

Running

The King of the Mountain trail run is set for Sunday, Sept. 24. Runners start at the Terrace sportsplex at 9:30 a.m. and run a loop on Terrace Mountain. Registration is at 8:30 a.m. and pre-registration is available online. For more info, call Simone at 250-615-9159, or Kristine at 250-922-5229 of go to the Facebook event called 40th Annual King of the Mountain Trail Run.

Hockey

Registration is open for Terrace women’s hockey until Sept. 28. The team plays Sunday and Thursday evenings and for more information contact Tia at 250-635-0515 or Vida at 250-635-4404 or vidacarson@northsave.com.

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The Terrace River Kings play their first home game Oct. 7 at the Terrace Sportsplex. They play Quesnel and the game starts at 7 p.m.

Badminton

Drop in badminton starts Oct. 3 at the the old Thornhill Junior Secondary building (now Northwest Trades and Employment Training Centre). The drop in will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8 to 10 p.m. and will continue through to mid-April.

Roller Derby

Anyone interested in roller derby can try out the sport in October through the “Fresh Meat” training program, which runs Tuesdays, Thursdays from 6:15 to 7:45 p.m. for the month of October at the Thornhill gym. A cost is associated, and for more info email northcoastnightmares@gmail.com or check out their Facebook page.

Skating

Terrace Skating Club opened registration for CAN SKATE learn to skate lessons for ages 3 to 12 years olds. Lessons start Ocotber 10 and registration is online at www.terraceskatingclub.com.

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