Two Vikes discovered through RBC Training Ground event to receive Olympic funding

The RBC Training Ground program is coming to the University of Victoria on Mar. 17 and will be hosted in CARSA. This nationally-recognized event was created in partnership by CBC, RBC and the Canadian Olympic Committee with the purpose of helping to identify the...

Vikes soccer player Isaac Koch on track to return for 2019 Canada West soccer season

VICTORIA- Last August was an upsetting time for fourth-year Vikes men's soccer player Isaac Koch. While playing soccer just a few weeks before the start of the 2018 Canada West season, Koch suffered a knee injury that sidelined him from the season. In spite...

Vikes women set to host 34th Annual Monster Erg event

The University of Victoria will host the 34th Monster Erg Indoor Rowing Championship this weekend, Feb. 3, and it will be the first event without recently retired head coach Rick Crawley at the helm. This will be the first event for Vikes women's rowing...

Team BC ready to take on the nation’s best at the 2019 Canada Winter Games

Team BC is ready to take on the best athletes in the country at the 2019 Canada Winter Games which open in Red Deer on February 15. 251 athletes, 46 coaches, 29 managers and technical support staff, and 23 mission staff make up Team...

High-Powered Canadian Para-Nordic Ski Team Focused on Medals -Island Connection

A medal winning line-up of 13 Canadian athletes will look to successfully defend home turf when they host the top Para-Nordic athletes on the planet for the 2019 World Para-Nordic Skiing Championships in Prince George, B.C., February 15-24. Led by 10 Paralympians who combined to...

Vikes unable to contain Cougars in second half, drop game one of quarterfinal series

REGINA- The University of Victoria women's basketball team gave up 29 points to the Regina Cougars in the third quarter of game one of their best-of-three Canada West quarterfinal series. After Amira Giannattasio gave the Vikes a two-point lead just before half time, Victoria...

Caps Beat Vees In OT

A series of unfortunate events led to the Vees dropping a 3-2 overtime decision in game three of the Interior Division quarterfinals to the Cowichan Valley Capitals Tuesday night. The Vees now trail the series 2-1.After a scoreless first period, the Vees got their...

Vees Hang On To Beat Alberni

The Penticton Vees (32-12-1-2) jumped out to a 4-0 lead 13:08 into their game against the Alberni Valley Bulldogs (16-28-3-0) Saturday night, and held on for a 4-3 win to pick up their eight win in a row.Lukas Sillinger got the offence rolling just...

HarbourCats GM Brad Norris-Jones Stepping Down

The Victoria HarbourCats Brad Norris-Jones is stepping down as General Manager of the organization effective January 31, 2019, for an opportunity that will be made known in the near future."We want to thank Brad for his six seasons with the HarbourCats -- we worked...

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