Category Archives: Soccer

Wanderers Grounds Upgardes

If your reading this you probably know that Halifax’s former baseball grounds will receive an upgrade this summer.  Wanderer’s Grounds will be closed this spring and summer while the city upgrades the field.  The facility will receive new sod, fencing, … Continue reading

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CPL and the Wanderers Grounds Reboot

Big news out of Halifax earlier this week.  Chris Cochrane of Local Xpress reported on Wednesday that the proposed Canadian Premier League (soccer) has expressed interest in the market for their 2018 start-up season.  The man behind the effort is … Continue reading

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The Clip Show

I have blogged about soccer before, so this isn’t a first.  The one and only time that an outdoor professional sports franchise was ever tried in the Halifax  market were the Nova Scotia Clippers in 1991.  The Clippers were members of … Continue reading

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Thunder Bay and their Summer Sports teams

The city of Thunder Bay, Ontario rests on the shores of Lake Superior, near the geographic centre of Canada and the CMA is home to 121,596 people.  The city also hosts two summertime sports teams; the Premier Development League’s Thunder … Continue reading

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Ole, Ole, Ole

One way to make it more desirable to build a professional grade ballpark in Halifax is to make it a multi-purpose facility that can be shared with soccer.  There are some instances were a soccer field has been shoehorned onto a … Continue reading

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