Local Sports

Kris Burnett and Dan Zimmer of Team Canada
Kris Burnett and Dan Zimmer of Team Canada Team Canada Roller Derby

Two players on Canada's roller derby team have ties to Harbour City Rollers

By Dan Marshall
July 5, 2017 - 1:06pm Updated: July 5, 2017 - 2:41pm

NANAIMO — Two coaches for the Harbour City Rollers have been named to Team Canada for the 2018 Roller Derby World Cup.
 
Dan Zimmer, who's from Nanaimo, and Kris Bennett will be heading off to Barcelona for the World Cup next April.
 

Patrick Bajkov's offensive ability has caught the attention of the NHL expansion Vegas Golden Knights.
Patrick Bajkov's offensive ability has caught the attention of the NHL expansion Vegas Golden Knights. Everett Silvertips

Nanaimo's Bajkov attending Vegas Golden Knights development camp

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
June 26, 2017 - 5:32pm

NANAIMO — Patrick Bajkov hopes a visit to Las Vegas is a first step toward playing in the National Hockey League.

Bajkov, a 19-year-old from Nanaimo, has been invited to the Vegas Golden Knights' development camp from June 27 to July 1.

Pages