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UVic connections headed to 2016 Olympic & Paralympic Games in Rio

Vikes Communications The 2016 Rio Olympics and Paralympics are fast approaching and a number of athletes, coaches and staff with University of Victoria connections are...

Ryan Cochrane Named Swimmer of the Year

Victoria’s Ryan Cochrane has won his eighth straight Swimming Canada Male Swimmer of the Year award. It was quite a year for the 27-year-old...

Ryan Cochrane wins gold in U.S. Pro Swim Series

© Copyright - 2016 - Victoria Sports News Victoria’s Ryan Cochrane won the men’s 1500-metre freestyle event in the time of 15:09.97 in Santa Clara...

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...

That’s a wrap for the Commonwealth Games

It’s all over – well until the next Commonwealth Games in 2022, hosted by Birmingham in the UK.  But in between there is that...

Distance freestylers headline UVPCS finalists on day four of competition at Canadian Olympic Swimming...

Gareth Saunders, Pacific Coast Swimming Distance freestylers Kaitlin Gervais and Jon McKay highlighted day five at the Canadian Olympic Swimming Trials in Toronto, which saw...

Pacific Coast Swimming athletes named to team Canada on final day of Canadian Olympic...

Gareth Saunders, Pacific Coast Swimming Day six of competition at the Canadian Olympic Swimming Trials was packed with action, as the final berths to the...

Danielle Hanus and Eric Hedlin named Muscle MLK™ Athletes of the Week

Vikes swimmers Danielle Hanus and Eric Hedlin have been named the Muscle MLK™ Vikes Athletes of the Week for the period ending November...

Pacific Coast Swimmers compete to represent Canada in Rio

Gareth Saunders Pacific Coast Swimming has sent 12 athletes to take on Canada’s best at the Canadian Olympic Swimming Trials taking place at the Pan...