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Swim BC AAA’s Day 2 Recap – Bolts build on lead during day two...

Gareth Saunders Pacific Coast Swimming continued to build momentum on day two of the Swim BC AAA Long Course Provincial Championships, increasing their team point lead by one hundred points.  After two days of racing, the Bolts have built up a...

Vikes rowing hits home water for Challenge West/BC Championships

Vikes Communications The University of Victoria Vikes men's and women's summer rowing programs are set to compete at the Challenge West / BC Championships regatta on Elk Lake from July 8-10. RESULTS // COURSE INFORMATION The men's program will submit boats for the open...

Roll out the tombola, the Victoria Grizzlies schedule is published

© Copyright - 2016 - Victoria Sports News Roll out the tombola, the Victoria Grizzlies schedule was recently published. The last time that the Victoria Grizzlies had a start to the B.C. Hockey League (Junior “A”) season that could be construed...

Twelve Women’s Rugby Sevens athletes nominated to represent Team Canada at RIO 2016

Bryan Kelly, Rugby Canada Rugby Canada, in partnership with Canadian Olympic Committee, is pleased to announce its 12 athletes and staff that have been nominated to represent Canada at the inaugural rugby sevens competition at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games...

Sixty-one-year-old Bill Okell of Victoria wins Sports Club of America race

Copyright - 2016 - Victoria Sports News  Just 10 days ago it was NASCAR’s oldest driver, Tony Stewart at 43, who raced to the win, the Savemart Foods 350 at Sonoma Raceway, just north of San Francisco. His first in 83...

HarbourCats and Black Bears rained out

Jim Swanson, Victoria HarbourCats The scheduled middle game of the Victoria HarbourCats three-game series against the Cowlitz Black Bears was postponed due to rain on Thursday evening in Longview, WA. The HarbourCats (21-4) won the first game of the series with...

Coquitlam Adanacs at Victoria Shamrocks Preview

Lucas Wilson The last time that Shamrocks Nation got to see their team at home was a 12-9 loss to the New Westminster Salmonbellies. The WLA schedule has been light since then, as the Shamrocks have played just one game...

International Rugby Day on Saturday in Esquimalt

Esquimalt will be the centre of the Rugby universe on Saturday with three exciting events lined up at Bullen Park. Starting at 1 pm the Canadian Classics play the USA Classic Eagles. The Canadian team will have 500 caps between...

Shamrocks shuffle cards for Co-op customers at Goldstream and Jacklin, Saturday

Shamrocks The Mann Cup National Champions Victoria Shamrocks of the Western Lacrosse Association (WLA) are excited to announce the continuation of a partnership with Peninsula Co-op that includes the wildly sought after co-branded Shamrocks Players, Coach and special edition 2015 Mann...

Canadian Championships offer Vikes last chance to qualify for Rio

Vikes Communications Rachel Francois, Cole Peterson and Brendon Restall are the current Vikes attending while recruits Brendan Hoff and Alyssa Mousseau are also hitting the track in Edmonton. Also running will be former Vike Thomas Riva, who will be looking to defend his 1,500-metre...