Swimming

Eighteen of Victoria’s Special Olympics athletes headed to national games

Victoria Special Olympics Eighteen Victoria-based Special Olympics athletes and five coaches from four sports -- golf, rhythmic gymnastics, softball and swimming are training at their...

Blog post: Victoria Masters Swim Club’s medal haul at World Masters Games

Danielle Brault There are just a couple of days left here in New Zealand, which has turned out to be a memorable trip, with lots...

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...

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...

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 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...

VIKES AT A GLANCE: Oct. 23-29, 2017

Vikes Communications Upcoming games and special events for the University of Victoria Vikes varsity teams. All times are listed in Pacific Time. WOMEN'S BASKETBALL The Vikes women’s basketball...

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...

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...