Athletics (middle and long distance)

All about the national athletics team members who compete in middle and long-distance running

Victoria Track Classic cancelled; smaller event planned

© Copyright - 2017 - Victoria Sports News The Victoria Track Classic track meet that takes place each year at the University of Victoria’s Centennial...

Christie-Phoenix Insurance Victoria Track Series partners with HarbourCats and Victoria Track Classic

© Copyright - 2017 - Victoria Sports News The 2017 Christie-Phoenix Insurance Victoria Track Series will include five track meets that will take place from...

First meet of the season sees Vikes travel to Seattle

The UVic Vikes track team will get an early opportunity to see how they stack up against some of the top competition in western...

VSN Athlete of the Year and VSN Team of the Year shortlist

© Copyright - 2017 - Victoria Sports News   Now that we have the 2016  calendar year in our rear view mirror, it is time to...

Prairie Inn Harriers Pioneer 8K road race this Sunday

© Copyright - 2017 - Victoria Sports News The Vancouver Island Race Series will start in earnest on Sunday, January 8th with the 38th running of...

Canadian Olympian Bruce Deacon turns 50 today

Copyright - 2016 - Victoria Sports News Victoria’s Bruce Deacon (originally from Ottawa), is in the Greater Victoria Sports Hall of Fame. You can find...

PISE Officially Opens Inclusive 4-Lane Track

Dignitaries, Olympians and Paralympians braved the wet weather today to attend the official opening of PISE’s new track. The finished project adds a fully accessible...

Victoria’s two-time Olympian Hilary Stellingwerff retires

From sister publication Athletics Illustrated  Hilary Stellingwerff, one of Canada’s all-time best middle-distance runners, has decided to hang up the spikes for good, but the...

Liam Stanley wins silver at Rio Paralympic Games

© Copyright - 2016 - Victoria Sports News Victoria’s Liam Stanley earned the silver medal today during the Rio Paralympic Games 1500-metre track competition. Stanley ran...

Ten Greater Victoria athletes competing in Rio and where to watch them

© Copyright - 2016 - Victoria Sports News The Rio Olympic Games are about to start and Greater Victoria – a hot bed of sports...