Local Sports

Victoria Royals ready to open against regional WHL rivals this Friday

Hockey club excited about new season, even without biggest stars in lineup

UVic Vikes this week: Rugby women thrash Alberta 82-0

The UVic Vikes U Sports season is back in full swing, here’s…

Rebels extend winning streak to six in thriller against Raiders

Team has won six straight contests with no signs of slowing down

Don’t swing harder in the rough, swing smarter

So…you’ve missed the fairway again. Now what?

Women’s hockey not dead yet, says minor hockey coach

Dave Saunders says there’s a lot of support to keep sport going

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Victoria Royals prepare for WHL season opener

     

    Baseball Canada Men's Nationals Harbour Home Run Derby

       

      Ryder Hesjedal's Tour de Victoria

         

        Victoria Dragon Boating Festival

           

          Jock Talk: UVic sports get into high gear

          Colin Gall is a local athlete who writes about coming sports events

          • Sep 13th, 2017

          Old hits die hard, as long-time rivals take to Esquimalt roller derby track

          Belles of the Brawl to battle the Margarita Villains for the Calamity Cup

          Labour Day Quaddie wraps summer on the greens

          Outdoor bowling continues through September at the Oak Bay Lawn Bowling Club

          • Sep 12th, 2017

          Tickets to Raptors intra-squad game at UVic go on sale Thursday

          Tickets available starting 9:30 a.m. Thursday for Toronto Raptors’ Sept. 28 intra-squad game at CARSA

          FISHING ADVENTURES: Rock cod, lingcod make excellent table fare

          In our area you are allowed one rock fish per person per day

          • Sep 11th, 2017

          Cougars win hockey home opener in style in Esquimalt

          Victoria heads to Courtenay for back end of home and home on Saturday

          MARATHON BLOG: Working one’s way up to marathon distance

          Black Press journalist Kendra Wong talks training for the GoodLife Fitness Victoria Marathon

          RUNNER’S BLOG: Novice distance runner shares what she’s learning

          Black Press journalist Kendra Wong is running the half at the GoodLife Fitness Victoria Marathon

          • Sep 6th, 2017

          Comets GM pumped about Canucks prospects

          Comets GM Ryan Johnson talks about Canucks prospects that will impress at Young Stars Classic

          GOODLIFE FITNESS VICTORIA MARATHON: Oak Bay-based runner and cyclist has been a stalwart at race

          From marathons to randonneur cycling, distance events have suited Ken Bonner

          Westshore Rebels running back returns from injury with a bang

          Trey Campbell has spent the last few weeks recovering from a finger injury

          Girls hockey ‘will die on Vancouver Island’

          Call for girls to play on female-only teams before they can play on boys’ squad meets opposition