Lt(N) Michael Bergeron and Lt(N) Natalia Borszczow, in the white shirts, will be representing Canada at the CISM World Military Cross-Country Championship in Hungary.
Photo: Jeremy Lethbridge
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CISM cross-country running

Campus Atlantic members headed to Hungary for CISM running By Ryan Melanson, Trident Staff Lt(N) Michael Bergeron and Lt(N) Natalia Borszczow are both accomplished road runners with years of experience, but for their next race, they’re stepping outside their comfort zones and doing it on one of the biggest stages […]

From left, CFMWS District Manager Benoit Chartrand, civilian employee Matt Hogue, Cpl Mark Osbourne, LS Chris Hanratty, CFB Halifax Base Commander Capt(N) Paul Forget, Cpl Shaun Beals, Cpl Mitch Mancini, and CANEX CFB Halifax and Shearwater Manager Glenn Banfield.
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CANEX Gaming Series

CANEX Championship Gaming Series trophy comes to Halifax for second year in a row By Ryan Melanson, Trident Staff It seems that members of Formation Halifax not only excel in real-world military operations, but on the virtual battlefield as well. The Second Annual CANEX Championship Gaming Series took place from […]

Sarah McLachlan performs with the combined forces of the Stadacona and Naden Bands of the Royal Canadian Navy.
Photo: Cpl Jean-Roch Chabot

Stadacona Band at Invictus Games

Stadacona Band performs at 2017 Invictus Games in Toronto By LS Emily Bellman, Stadacona Band of the Royal Canadian Navy On Saturday September 23, 2017, the Stadacona Band of the Royal Canadian Navy, under the baton and direction of Commanding Officer Lt(N) Patrice Arsenault, performed at the opening ceremonies of […]

The slackers team in 1989 coached by Clinton Adams, seen in this photo from the pages of Trident, broke a 17-year long Wardroom winning streak with a 12-2 victory that was described as an upset at the time.
Photo: Trident archives
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Mini Grey Cup

Slackers coaching team looks back on decades of Mini Grey Cup history By Ryan Melanson, Trident Staff The annual Mini Grey Cup flag football game has been a tradition at CFB Halifax for nearly half a century, and hundreds of different players have suited up for either the Fleet Club […]

From left, CLaS participants HCol Tom Birchall, Dalhousie University Professor Brian Bow, and InstarAGF CEO Gregory Smith participate in a boarding party demonstration at HMC Dockyard on September 7.
Photo: OS Tyler Antonew, FIS

Canadian Leaders at Sea

Leaders in business, government, academia get immersive RCN experience By Ryan Melanson, Trident Staff A group of seven civilian leaders from both the public and private sector got a crash course in the work of Canada’s maritime forces recently, donning Naval Combat Dress and spending three busy days at CFB […]

The air detachment members of HMCS Charlottetown pose for a group photo after a flying mission in which they completed their 100th hour of flight during Operation REASSURANCE on September 7, 2017.

Photo: Cpl J.W.S Houck, FIS

100 hours of deployed flight

HMCS Charlottetown’s embarked CH-124 Sea King helicopter reaches 100 hours of deployed flight By Lt(N) Meghan Jacques, Operation REASSURANCE Maritime Task Force UPAR Since HMCS Charlottetown departed Halifax, Nova Scotia, on August 8, 2017 for Operation REASSURANCE, it has regularly participated in single-ship and task group training. It has worked […]