Category Archives: Sports

Winnipeg – One of six Canadian cities hosting FIFA 2015 Women’s World Cup

Winnipeg has been one of six Canadian cities hosting FIFA 2015 Women’s World Cup games since June 8th. The excitement in Winnipeg wrapped up yesterday when the “Japanese storm” had the final win over Equador. For more information on our great city and the FIFA results, please visit: http://www.fifa.com/womensworldcup/destination/cities/city=18908/ Read More...

Go Jets Go!

Empire Team is cheering for the Jets tonight. Go Jets Go! Go Jets Go! Go Jets Go! Read More...

Manitoba’s Grass on the World Cup’s fields

In making the daily commute to and from the office we have seen a lot of country flags waiving from vehicles in a show of support for their soccer team playing at the World Cup. Although our Canadian team is not participating in playing another Canadian team, more specifically a Manitoba Farmers are making a significant contribution to the World Cup event. Manitoba grass farmers have supplied the grass that is being played on at all of the soccer pitches being used for the event in Brazil.  The full article as reported by CTV News can been read at the Read More...

Winnipeg JETS first pre-season game – September 20th, 2011 – Trent Oldfield from Empire was there!

The Winnipeg Jets played their first exhibition game September 20, 2011 with a 6-1 win over the the Columbus Blue Jackets. Trent Oldfield along with 15003 other Jets fans watched the game at the MTS Centre in Wininpeg. Here are some pictures from the game. Read More...