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2019 Tourism Ambassador - David Hearn

Posted on Monday, May 27, 2019 12:00 AM

It’s not easy to become a professional golfer when you live in Canada, especially Brantford, Ontario. We face harsh winters and short golf seasons, both not ideal for golfers. So how does a Brantford kid grow up to become a recognizable name and face on the PGA Tour? Well, it starts with a keen interest that grows to be a passion, and then a lot of hard work, dedication and perseverance. Here is a look at one of the City of Brantford’s 2019 Tourism Ambassadors, David Hearn. 

David Hearn, 39,...

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The Wheels are in Motion at the Brantford Rotary Bike Park!

Posted on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 12:00 AM

The Brantford Rotary Bike Park will be opening for its second season in the coming weeks. The Brant Cycling Club, a volunteer based organization focused on enhancing the cycling culture in Brantford and the County of Brant, is busy preparing the Bike Park for opening. This past long weekend, members of the Brant Cycling Club held "work parties" at the Bike Park. These work parties were scheduled Facebook events that called for volunteers to help pull weeds, rake, shovel and move dirt.

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Paddling the River with Grand Experiences

Posted on Friday, April 19, 2019 12:00 AM

If you live in, or have recently visited, Brantford, the County of Brant or Six Nations of the Grand River you have undoubtedly come across the Grand River—a designated Canadian Heritage River. It’s a unique defining characteristic of our community of communities and also the element that unifies us all. 

With 70 km of natural trails in Brantford, 90 km in the County of Brant, and 25 km in the Six Nations of the Grand River, our community is an ideal spot to go for a hike or bike ride and take...

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Brantford's best-kept entertainment secret is Players Indoor Golf & Sports Bar!

Posted on Friday, April 12, 2019 12:00 AM

How many amateur golfers can say they have had the pleasure of playing at both Pebble Beach and St. Andrews in their lifetime? How many can say they have played them both on the same weekend or even day? Well, now YOU can when you visit Players Indoor Golf & Sports Bar in Brantford!

Located at 49 Dalkeith Drive, Players Indoor Golf & Sports Bar is an absolute ‘one-of-a-kind’ destination for interactive indoor sports simulation and one of Brantford’s best-kept entertainment secrets. Their...

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We've Got Spirit (Thanks to the Brantford Cheer Club)!

Posted on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 12:00 AM

They’ve got spirit, yes they do! We are talking about the Brantford Cheer Club, of course. The Brantford Cheer Club (Bolts) is an All-Star cheerleading team dedicated to teaching leadership, strength, teamwork and trust to athletes from as young as 5 to 14 years of age through their Mini Cheer, Youth Cheer, and Senior Cheer competitive and noncompetitive programs.

Brantford Cheer Club started in 2017 by Abbey Girard, Owner and Artistic Director of Studio A, Academy of Performing Arts. Cheerleaders...