Swimming

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...

Hanus golden, picks up fourth medal on Day 2 of U SPORTS Swimming Championship

Vikes Communications In her fourth and final individual event, University of Victoria Vikes women's swimmer Danielle Hanus finally found gold following three silver medal at the 2018 U...

Hedlin breaks conference record, Vikes pick up four medals on day one of Canada...

Vikes Communications Four medals: one gold, one silver and two bronze were the result of an outstanding day of racing from the UVic Vikes swimming team...

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...

Vikes poised to battle the best at National Championships

  Vikes Communications The biggest week of the season is here for a UVic Vikes swim team that has their sights set on putting together a...

PREVIEW: Vikes set to welcome conference’s best in Victoria

Vikes Communications The Canada West fall championship schedule is set to wrap up this weekend, as the Victoria Vikes host the 2017 CW Swimming Championships at...

Former Olympian and Vikes standout Ryan Cochrane announces his retirement

Vikes Communications Three-time Olympian and University of Victoria alumnus Ryan Cochrane announced his retirement on March 21 after a distinguished career that spanned over a decade from...

Hedlin sets new U SPORTS 1500-metre freestyle record to close out nationals

Vikes Communications Eric Hedlin may have had a swim to remember in the 1500-metre freestyle on Sunday night, but he was the last one in the...

Hedlin breaks school record, wins gold as Vikes turn in strong Day 2 at...

Vikes Communications Eric Hedlin broke a school record on the way to winning a gold medal in the 400-metre freestyle at the U SPORTS national swimming...

Large rugby presence headlines Vikes contingent at Commonwealth Games

Vikes Communications When the XXI Commonwealth Games get underway in Gold Coast, Australia on Apr. 4 there will undoubtedly be a University of Victoria flair...