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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...

Victoria’s Elizabeth Steeves to flag-bear and compete in 2017 Invictus Games

© Copyright - 2017 - Victoria Sports News For Royal Canadian Airforce veteran and Victoria resident Elizabeth Steeves, joining the military saved her life. It...

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...

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 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...

Canadian Sport Institute Pacific and PISE Host Athlete Celebration

The Canadian Sport Institute Pacific (CSI Pacific), in partnership with the Pacific Institute for Sport Excellence (PISE), hosted a private function on Wednesday afternoon...

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...

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...

Para-sailor Stacie Louttit re-joins Greater Victoria Sports Hall of Fame Board

Para-sailor Stacie Louttit has re-joined the Greater Victoria Sports Hall of Fame Board of Directors after a two-year absence. Louttit is a two-time Paralympian having...

ParaSport Education Day at CARSA

It was all fun and games at CARSA at ParaSport Education Day. An Open House was held at the fitness facility at UVic for...