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Reynolds Roadrunner, Brendan Hoff shatters two island records

From sister publication, Athletics Illustrated Brendan Hoff, who is in his final year of high school at Reynolds Senior Secondary in Victoria, BC, just broke two Vancouver Island middle-distance track records in the 1500 and 3,000-metre distance events. This bodes...

Rowe dominates on Day 2 of NAIA Men’s Golf National Championships

Vikes Communications Second-year Vike Lawren Rowe put on a show in the second round of the NAIA Men's Golf National Championships at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill., Wednesday afternoon, registering a four-under-par 67 to help the University of Victoria take sole...

Four Vikes golfers named to NAIA PING All-Region team

Vikes Communications The Golf Coaches Association of America announced the 2016 NAIA PING All-Region honourees on Wednesday afternoon and four University of Victoria Vikes men's golfers were among the 60 players recognized. OFFICIAL RELEASE The announcement was made in conjunction with the...

Victoria Athletes Compete in the Canadian 10K Championships

Two Victoria runners will be competing in the 2016 Canadian 10K Championships this weekend – Craig Odermatt and Brittany Therrien. They join other BC athletes - Natasha Wodak, Lisa Brooking, Catherine Watkins and Kevin Freisen – as part of...

Victoria’s Jamie Broder is on the road to Rio

© Copyright - 2016 - Victoria Sports News Victoria’s Jamie Broder all but sealed her fate for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games this summer by finishing in fifth place at the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour - Cincinnati Open with...

Canada set for final leg of World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series

Bryan Kelly, Rugby Canada Canada’s Women’s Sevens Head Coach Joh Tait has announced his roster for this weekend’s Clermont-Ferrand Sevens, the final stop in the 2015-16 HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens series. Canada currently sits fourth in the series standings with...

Mike Griffin leads Vikes on Day 1 of NAIA Men’s Golf National Championships

The University of Victoria Vikes men's golf team is within striking distance after Day 1 of the NAIA Men's Golf National Championships thanks to a combined opening score of 299 at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill. Mike Griffin led the...

Canada Qualifies Final Boat for Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Kate Bascom RCA, communications and media relations The men’s quadruple sculls qualified as Canada’s seventh and final boat today for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the FISA Final Olympic Qualification Regatta. The men’s quadruple sculls finished second in the final,...

The Victoria HarbourCats continue to fine tune their roster two new players signed

Jim Swanson, Victoria HarbourCats The Victoria HarbourCats continue to fine tune their roster for the 2016 West Coast League season, now less than two weeks away.  The club has signed several players to 10-day contracts, headlined by Ethan Skuija from...

Mountain biker Catharine Pendrel punches ticket to Rio

© Copyright - 2016 - Victoria Sports News Fredericton athlete Catharine Pendrel, who lives in Kamloops qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games Sunday after competing in the German World Cup race that took place in Albstadt, Germany. She finished...