Labour Day is the last day of work for the Boys of Summer, as the Ottawa Champions wind down a roller coaster season this weekend at home. Consider this your last chance to catch the team before the long, cold offseason.
The season’s wind down is upon us and the days are growing shorter. Thankfully for all, this holiday weekend is a day longer than typical and we can enjoy another late summer’s night.
From Pride to House of PainT and everything in between, this weekend goes to show that even though summer is winding down, Ottawa is just as busy as ever.
Ovarian cancer affects an average of 2,800 women in Canada each year, and is one that escapes early detection. TealFest hopes to help change that by raising funds ahead of the Ottawa Champion’s game on Saturday August 25.
It’s another jam packed weekend in Ottawa so without further ado, here are some picks for how to spend your weekend!
Third base and outfield coach Jared Lemieux is the team’s in-house hype man, always ready with a smile, a piece of bubblegum, a fist bump, and some dancing.
With plenty of fun activities and slightly more reasonable temperatures, here are some of our picks for the weekend!
As the summer heats up (literally) the Champions hitters are following suit. The past few series have seen fewer runners left on base and more consistent production when they need it most. Halfway through the 2018 season, Ottawa is still sitting in last place, but in such a small league, anything can happen as summer gets hotter.
Up next in a series of interviews with Ottawa Champions players and staff is Ottawa’s own Sebastien Boucher.
Hal Lanier, the Ottawa Champions manager, lives and breathes baseball. He is a friendly encyclopedia of baseball minutiae and has probably already forgotten more about the game than any of us will ever even know.
Nothing is more Canadian than a few beers and burgers outside with your buds, on a sunny July 1st. This year, don’t bother organizing your own backyard ‘do, just head to RCGT Park where the beer is cold, the burgers are fully loaded, and the entertainment is provided.
You do not have to bring a dog in order to sit in the pet section, if this is a burning question you might have had.
The Champions start this month with back-to-back-to-back series at RCGT Park.
The Ottawa Champions are opening their season at home this long weekend.
The Ottawa Champions end their season with a 4-game home stand at RCGT Park this weekend.