245 Results for tag: CFLAA

BLUE BOMBER ALUMNI GOLF CLASSIC 2018

BLUE BOMBER ALUMNI GOLF CLASSIC  2018   Monday, July 23 Glendale Golf Club* - 400 Augier Ave 11AM registration & lunch 12:30PM shotgun start 6PM Post Game appetizers *New Location for 2018 Entry Fees: $225 per Golfer (includes Golf, Power Cart, Lunch, Post Game Appetizers, Tee Gift) $150 per Alumni Golfer (inclu... More

Canadian Football Players Put their Shoulder into Men’s Health

Posted on November 24, 2017 CFL Alumni Association Partner with Canadian Men’s Health Foundation to make Football Fans as Healthy as the Players on the Field Canadians may believe they are a fit nation, but Canadian men actually lag behind in health. In fact, more than 65% of Canadian men aged 30 – 64 are overweight or obese, almost 50% are inacti... More

CFLAA Legends Luncheon

Fans are invited to meet, greet and share a meal with some of the CFL’s greatest legends of all time while honouring the beloved history of the Canadian Football League. At this unique Festival event, guests will be seated among the CFL alumni, giving them the opportunity to dine with former players and hear their tales from the line of scrimmage ... More

CFL AIMING TO REACH NEW HEIGHTS

Commissioner Ambrosie cites steps forward and positive metrics Friday, November 24, 2017 — OTTAWA — The Canadian Football League is strong and looking towards an even brighter future, says Commissioner Randy Ambrosie. “Our mission is to take our league to even greater heights,” Ambrosie told those at the annual State of the League news ... More

COMMISSIONER’S AWARD HONOURS MEMORY OF RICK SOWIETA

Former Ottawa Rough Rider gave back to the game at every level Thursday, November 23, 2017 — OTTAWA -- A life marked by a devotion to football and a willingness to help others was honoured this evening with the posthumous presentation of the Commissioner’s Award to Rick Sowieta. “A wise man once said that the meaning of life is ... More

3 Easy Ways to Get Into Your Best Shape Ever

By Adam Bisby on November 22, 2017 Is Henry Burris still known as “Smilin’ Hank”? He sure is, but these days it’s about more than his pearly whites and infectious grin. A year after going out on top as a Grey Cup champion, Henry keeps smiling by staying active and healthy. Like many guys, his busy work schedule and family life makes ... More

Over 130 Jumpstart kids take to the field with CFL Players and Ottawa Mayor

Over 130 Jumpstart kids take to the field with CFL Players and Ottawa Mayor Thursday, November 23, 2017 — OTTAWA – On Friday, November 24, over 130 local Jumpstart kids aged 8-14 will participate in a football skills session led by 10 current CFL players at the RA Centre. Upon arrival, the kids will be greeted by Mayor Jim Watson, Jumpstart ... More

Sunday’s Electrifying CFL Eastern and Western Finals are Watched by 1.4 Million Canadians on TSN and RDS

– Toronto’s last-minute win over Saskatchewan in the Eastern Final draws 1.5 million viewers, up 25% over last year, while Calgary’s victory over Edmonton in the Western Final attracts 1.4 million viewers, up 15% year-over-year – Tuesday, November 21, 2017 — TORONTO (November 21, 2017) – Sunday’s nail-biting CFL PLAYOFFS doubleheader ... More

3 Key Tips For Getting to A Healthy Weight

By Adam Bisby on November 10, 2017 Did you hear the one about the couple who discussed their living wills while watching the big game? Him: “I never want to exist in a vegetative state, dependent on some machine and taking fluids from a bottle.” Her: “Guess we better unplug the TV and pour your beer down the drain!” Turn off the game and waste ... More

Avery, Calcutt to be inducted into Canadian Football Hall of Fame

November 15, 2017 Ottawa REDBLACKS The Football Reporters of Canada have announced their 2017 inductees into the Canadian Football Hall of Fame. Well-known Ottawa radio broadcasters Jeff Avery and Ernie Calcutt will be inducted during an FRC ceremony before the 105th Grey Cup game in the nation’s capital. Avery, a former Ottawa ... More