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® Best of Vancouver 2014

City LIfe winners

Year's dumbest political move

  1. Approving the Northen Gateway pipeline
  2. Bike lane expansion
  3. The B.C. government BCTF dispute

Vancouver's claim to shame

  1. Stanley Cup riot
  2. Downtown Eastside
  3. Expensive housing and the cost of living

Best local casino

  1. Hard Rock Casino Vancouver, 2080 United Blvd., Coquitlam

Best indoor climbing gym

  1. Cliffhanger Vancouver, 670 Industrial Avenue
  2. The Hive, 520 Industrial Avenue
  3. Edge Climbing Centre, 2–1485 Welch Street

Best running club

  1. Running Room
  2. Forerunners, 3502 West 4th Avenue
  3. Pacific Road Runners, False Creek Community Centre

Best snowboard shop

  1. Comor, 1766 West 4th Avenue
  2. The Boardroom
  3. Pacific Boarder, 1793 West 4th Avenue

Best used-sporting-goods store

  1. Sports Junkies, 102 West Broadway
  2. Cheapskates, 3644 West 16th Avenue
  3. North Shore Sports Swap, 1433 Pemberton Avenue
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