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Island Paralympians to Watch Out For

© Copyright - 2016 - Victoria Sports News With the Rio Paralympics starting today VSN takes a look at some Victoria and Island-based athletes who...

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...

Current and former Vikes named to Team Canada for World Rowing Championships

Vikes Communications Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) announced yesterday the selections for the World Rowing Championships in Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida from September 24 to October 1. Among the...

Gold in Gavirate Canadian Para Rowers on the Podium in Italy

Rowing Canada Canada picked up three medals at the 2018 Para Rowing International Regatta in Gavirate, Italy this weekend.  Twenty nations were represented at this...

Rio Paralympians Powered by PISE

With just hours to go until the Opening Ceremonies of the Rio Paralympics, PISE (Pacific Institute for Sport Excellence) extends good wishes for success...

Canadian Rowers Named to World Cup II Team

Rowing Canada Rowing Canada Aviron (RCA) announced the nine crews who will compete at World Rowing Cup II in Lucerne, Switzerland from May 27 –...

Gold and Silver for Canada at World Cup Event

Rowing Canada Canadian women’s pair Hillary Janssens and Caileigh Filmer topped the podium today at the World Rowing World Cup 1 in Belgrade, Serbia. Janssens...

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...

Greater Victoria Welcomes Back Pan Am and Parapan Am Games Athletes

Greater Victoria athletes and coaches who competed in the 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Games were celebrated today in a public event at Centennial...

Rowing Canada Aviron announces 25th Anniversary Celebrations of the 1992 Canadian Olympic Rowing Team

Rowing Canada In 1992, the Canadian Olympic Rowing team achieved a high water haul of medals, winning 4 gold and a bronze at the Barcelona...