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Raising of the 12 Man Flag

Jan 28, 2015

Jason sperling

(ISN) - Langford – Westshore Rebels players and Head Coach JC Boice will be in attendance at the Inner Harbour supporting our other favourite professional football team this Thursday at noon, and urge all other fans to come out for the raising…


Winterhawks Win Sixth Straight With 4-3 Victory Over Royals

Jan 28, 2015

(ISN) - The Portland Winterhawks (29-19-0-3) won their sixth straight game as they defeated the visiting Victoria Royals (26-20-3-1) 4-3 at the Moda Center Wednesday.


Vikes rowers set to host 30th annual Monster Erg in McKinnon Gym

Jan 28, 2015

By Ali Lee, Vikes Communications

(ISN) - VICTORIA, B.C. – On Feb. 1 the McKinnon Gymnasium floors will be filled with over 60 ergometer machines and nearly 400 competitors. This will be the 30th Annual Monster Erg event, also the Canadian Indoor Rowing…


Camosun hoop teams reach for rebound weekend

Jan 28, 2015

(ISN) - The Camosun Chargers basketball teams faced two tough days of competition on the January 23-24 weekend as they went up against the #1 Quest Kermodes and a determined Capilano Blues program. While the Chargers women fell in both their match-ups, the…

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Velox Rugby News: Bring your inner clairvoyant and your wallet!

Jan 28, 2015

Coming Up

This weekend, the men get the year started with a home game against the Saxons (1pm Saturday). The premier schedule for our women doesn't start until Feb 21st, and there is no schedule finalized yet for 2nd div women or 3rd div men.

Sunday, the club…


Wilson takes veteran squad south for annual Florida friendlies

Jan 28, 2015

By Ali Lee, Vikes Communications

(ISN) - VICTORIA, B.C. – The University of Victoria Vikes men's and women's soccer teams are leaving in just under a week's time for their annual Florida exhibition tour. Both teams will head south for three exhibition games…


Young Vikes get opportune test in upcoming Florida tour

Jan 28, 2015

By Ali Lee, Vikes Communications

(ISN) - VICTORIA, B.C. – The University of Victoria Vikes women's soccer team are heading south for exhibition games and training in Florida, Feb. 3-14. The traveling team, however, will be without several familiar and senior…

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X-Treme Rugby Wear becomes the exclusive apparel supplier of BC…

Jan 28, 2015

(ISN) - VANCOUVER – BC Rugby is very pleased to announce a new long-term partnership with X-Treme Rugby Wear. X-Treme is now the exclusive apparel supplier of BC Rugby, providing all on and off-field kit for our players, supporters and staff.


I Don't Love The NFL Anymore

Jan 28, 2015

By Mark Hebscher

It started this year with the Ray Rice incident. Then Adrian Peterson. Now it's Deflate-gate and Marshawn Lynch and I'm getting sick of it. I used to be so in love with the NFL, but now I don't trust the league to do the right thing....and…

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Vikes hope to find possession against James Bay at home

Jan 28, 2015

By Elizabeth Chan

(ISN) - VICTORIA, B.C. – The University of Victoria Vikes men's rugby team will be back in action this Saturday, Jan. 31, as they host the James Bay Athletic Association on Wallace Field.


PACWEST Athletes of the Week

Jan 28, 2015

Jerod DorbyVIU MarinersMen's Basketball

(ISN) - Second-year forward Jerod Dorby (Duncan, BC) had his best weekend as a VIU Mariner. On January 23, the Mariners took on the Capilano Blues.

Lets Talk How Sport and Art Made Me.

Jan 28, 2015

I remember when I was about six years old, my Dad picked me up from a birthday party and was pulled aside by the mother throwing the party before we left. Later in life my Dad told me what was said during that exchange. The mother pulled my Dad aside and…

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