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Victoria Alpine Skier Captures Second Gold at Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austri

  Victoria’s Michael Langridge has won his second gold medal of the games taking place in Austria, after finishing with the fastest time in the...

Triathlon Canada Celebrates 2016 Excellence Award Winners

Just months removed from making their Paralympic and Olympic debuts in Rio, Stefan Daniel, Chantal Givens, Tyler Mislawchuk and Amelie Kretz headline a list...

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 Pair earn two silver medals in Rio

© Copyright - 2016 - Victoria Sports News Jackie Gay and John McRoberts of Victoria earned two silver medals in Paralympic sailing at the 2016...

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...

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...

Sailing Couple Prepared for the Rio Paralympics

With just a week to go until the Rio Paralympic Games, many para-athletes are in Rio or are preparing to leave. Two such athletes...

Michelle Stilwell Named to Rio Paralympic Team

  Triple gold medalist Paralympian Michelle Stilwell leads a 24-strong team announced today by Athletics Canada and the Canadian Paralympic Committee, to compete in the...

ParaRowing Team Announced for Rio

Victoria-based Rowing Canada Aviron and the Canadian Paralympic Committee have announced the five athletes nominated for selection to Team Canada for the Rio 2016...

Victoria Athletes Included in Sail Canada Team for Rio Paralympics

Victoria's husband and wife team John McRoberts and Jackie Gay are among the six athletes named to the Sail Canada team for the Rio...