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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...

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 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...

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...

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...

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. ...