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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...

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...

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...

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...

OneAbility ProMotion Week Celebrates Inclusive Sport and Physical Activity in Victoria

The second annual OneAbility ProMotion Week from November 27th to December 4th will highlight inclusive sport and physical activity programs for people with disabilities. ...

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...

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...

Lucy Smith smashes Canadian 5,000m record two weeks in a row

© Copyright - 2017 - Victoria Sports News Nineteen-time Canadian champion Lucy Smith of Saanich may just be running for fun these days, but the...

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...

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...