One Local Nanaimo Business Owners Reason (S) for Voting NO on The New Event Centre

MY EVENT CENTRE VOTE As a business owner who has spent the last 8 years in the heart of downtown Nanaimo, I have recently read and listened to people use the argument that the new event centre will revitalize our downtown. My concern is, for...

Send The Victoria Cougars Out In Style

Peter KungApril 9, 2013, Vicroria, BC (ISN) - The Victoria Cougars continue their 2012-13 campaign with a trip to the Comox Valley. Mark Van Helvoirt and his troops will hold one more practice tonight at the George R. Pearkes Community Recreation...

Mount Douglas Football Rams recorded a Double Win over John Barsby

The Mount Douglas Football Rams recorded a Double Win over John Barsby this past on Friday.  The JV Rams rolled to a 27 to 0 win to kick things off.  In the second game of the day, the Varsity Rams scored a 35 to...

UVic Vikes cross country- Women claim Provincial title, men second as Vikes shine ahead of Nationals

VICTORIA – The UVic Vikes cross country teams just keep building momentum ahead of the U SPORTS National Championships as the women defeated all challengers and the men finished second at the B.C. Provincial Championships in Abbottsford on Oct. 28. "This is a great confidence...

World Climbing Camp Allows Young Athletes to Learn From World’s Best

Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart (ISN) January 10, 2016, Central Saanich, BC (ISN)  -  A keen and dedicated group of young climbers had the opportunity of a lifetime last weekend, as they got to learn from many of the world's best climbing athletes...

Field Hockey alumni drive fundraising efforts to total beyond $80, 000 in honour of the late Carmen Kirkness

VICTORIA – In April 2017, former University of Victoria Vikes women's field hockey player Carmen (Kirkness) Asche passed away after a courageous battle with cancer. Field Hockey alumni gathered together to drive the creation of an endowed award in her honour and on Feb....

UVIC: 2016 Women’s Rugby Year in Review

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VICTORIA – A trend of excellence is starting to grow for the UVic Vikes women's rugby team. For the second year in a row the Vikes earned the right to battle with the best, as one of the eight teams that qualified for the...

John Barsby Bulldogs Capture BC ‘AA Varsity Football Crown

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Erich Eichhorn (ISN) – John Barsby High School of Naniamo captured the BC Provincial High School AA Varsity Football title with a 36-20 win over the Mission Roadrunners Saturday afternoon at BC Place Stadium. MVP Bulldogs RB Cole Virtanen, carrying...

Jr A and Int A Shamrocks Schedules

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Rod WoodMarch 23, 2013, Victoria, BC (ISN) - The  BC Junior and the Intermediate "A" Shamrock Lacrosse teams will start the 2013 season with their first home game at the Bear Mountain Arena. Think Green, come out and support the Shamrocks as they take...

Lambrick Park Cruise in Opener of Christmas Invitational

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Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart (ISN) December 11, 2015, Victoria, BC (ISN)  -The Lambrick Park Pride Senior Girl's basketball team cruised to an easy victory on Friday morning, defeating Edmonton's M.E. Lazerte Voyageurs 68-40 in the opening game of the 23rd annual...

Quest to defend our National Championship starts at home

Victoria – Get ready, Shamrocks Nation! Your Victoria Shamrocks have clinched a spot in the WLA playoffs, and will battle to defend their Mann Cup championship. Tickets for the semi-final round go on sale Tuesday, August 2nd at 9am. Season ticket holders have their seats...

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