Swimming

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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...

Ryan Cochrane comes up short in 1500-metre freestyle

© Copyright - 2016 - Victoria Sports News Today in Rio, Victoria’s Ryan Cochrane, a two-time Olympic medallist in swimming, competed in the 1500-metre event...

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...

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...

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...

Ryan Cochrane fails to qualify for the finals in the 400-metre freestyle

© Copyright - 2016 - Victoria Sports News Victoria's Ryan Cochrane failed to advance out of the heats in the 400-metre freestyle event this morning. He...

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...

Men third, women fourth in Colleges Cup as busy swimming season continues

Vikes Communications Competing for the second of what will be three straight weekends, the Vikes swimming team powered their way to top-five finishes at the...

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...

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...