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Langley Extreme Cheer and Dance competitors pose with their awards at the Peak Invitational in March in Surrey, the first, and so far only, major competition they’ve been able to attend. (special to Langley Advance Times

Dancing and cheering together, apart

How Xtreme Cheer & Dance in Langley is handling the COVID-19 outbreak

Langley Extreme Cheer and Dance competitors pose with their awards at the Peak Invitational in March in Surrey, the first, and so far only, major competition they’ve been able to attend. (special to Langley Advance Times
Langley Cheer Athletics Gym Coach Axel Obame puts athletes through their paces online. (Sam Farrell/special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Langley cheer club holds virtual workouts

Video apps allow practice sessions that respect social distancing

Langley Cheer Athletics Gym Coach Axel Obame puts athletes through their paces online. (Sam Farrell/special to Langley Advance Times)
A Langley RCMP officer interrogates one of two suspects caught red-handed break-in at the LQMA track in Aldergrove on Saturday, March 28th. One had a bottle of hard liquor in his possession. (LQMA/special to Langley Advance Times)

Thieves caught in the act at Aldergrove go-cart track

Three weeks ago, the Langley Quarter Midget Association decided to upgrade security after a theft

A Langley RCMP officer interrogates one of two suspects caught red-handed break-in at the LQMA track in Aldergrove on Saturday, March 28th. One had a bottle of hard liquor in his possession. (LQMA/special to Langley Advance Times)
Langley’s Craig Lepine led his team to gold at the BC Masters Curling Championships in Lake Cowichan on Sunday, March 8, with a team that featured former Brier winner and Olympian Neil Houston at third. (special to Langley Advance Times)
Langley’s Craig Lepine led his team to gold at the BC Masters Curling Championships in Lake Cowichan on Sunday, March 8, with a team that featured former Brier winner and Olympian Neil Houston at third. (special to Langley Advance Times)
VIDEO: Tumbling for Christy Fraser

VIDEO: Tumbling for Christy Fraser

Event marks 27th year in Langley

VIDEO: Tumbling for Christy Fraser
Junior Tier 1 Thunder Braiden Struss-Reid tangled with an Islander during a game at the Langley Events Centre last year. (file)
Junior Tier 1 Thunder Braiden Struss-Reid tangled with an Islander during a game at the Langley Events Centre last year. (file)
Langley’s Kayla Halliday (centre) took gold at the B.C. Winter Games in 2018. She will be competing in the 2020 Games in Fort St. John (Games photo)

Meet the team: Langley competitors go for gold at winter games

Sixty-one local athletes are going to Fort St. John for the 2020 BC Winter Games

  • Feb 10, 2020
Langley’s Kayla Halliday (centre) took gold at the B.C. Winter Games in 2018. She will be competing in the 2020 Games in Fort St. John (Games photo)
After carving out a record-setting career as a D.W. Poppy student, Aldergrove’s Ethan Foster served notice he will be a force to be reckoned with as a Langley-based Spartan at Trinity Western University (File)

Aldergrove’s Ethan Foster wins heptathlon in Edmonton

Foster and fellow TWU Spartan Weiss finish 1-2 at Golden Bear Open

  • Jan 19, 2020
After carving out a record-setting career as a D.W. Poppy student, Aldergrove’s Ethan Foster served notice he will be a force to be reckoned with as a Langley-based Spartan at Trinity Western University (File)