Niven appointed as new Head Coach, Nordic Sports Posted on June 17, 2016

The University of Alberta Augustana Campus and Camrose Ski Club are pleased to announce the appointment of Lowell Niven as Head Coach, Nordic Sport.

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YMM Relief Project: Help young Fort McMurray baseball players get back to normal Posted on May 5, 2016

The Augustana Vikings and the Battle River Vikings Booster Society are raising money to supply three Fort McMurray teams with baseball equipment and uniforms.

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Calforex Cup Biathlon Race – and call for volunteers! Posted on January 5, 2016

The Camrose Ski Club and Vikings Athletics invite you to volunteer at the Calforex Cup – right here in Camrose on January 9 & 10.

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Toss a Toque at this weekend’s Vikings Hockey Game Posted on November 24, 2015

Toss a toque at this weekend’s Vikings Hockey game and help our community stay warm this winter. Now that winter has descended upon our region and it’s the start of the holiday season, what better time for giving! Please join us on Saturday, November 28 at Encana Arena for the second annual TOQUE TOSS. The …

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Twenty Questions with Athletic Director, Greg Ryan Posted on November 19, 2015

Outside of Coaching, what is your “day job”? Chief cook and bottle washer. What should every person try at least once in their life? Allowing others the right of free speech. There are too many people shouting down opposing views. What brings you the greatest joy? Watching student athletes learn to deal with competitive pressure, …

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Celebrating our Vikings Scholar Athletes Posted on October 30, 2015

We celebrated both our CCAA National Scholar Athletes and ACAC Academic Athletic Awards in a ceremony on October 28.

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Biathlon Fundraiser: Dueling Pianos Posted on October 15, 2015

Scheduled for: Saturday November 7th, 2015 @ 7:00 PM

Saturday, November 7 Boston Pizza Lounge Doors: 7 pm Live Entertainment  |  Auction $20 Tickets available at Dales Liquor Store and Wideman Paint & Decor NO MINORS

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Cross Country Running and Ski teams off to a busy start Posted on September 28, 2015

by Brianna Schultz The Cross Country Running and Ski teams are off to a busy and exciting start for the 2015-2016 season. The running team has already competed in two Grand Prix races, the first at the Strathcona Wilderness Centre hosted by Concordia University, and the second at the Grande Prairie Nordic Centre, hosted by …

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Augustana a hub for summer biathlon activity Posted on April 23, 2015

Given the increasingly warmer spring temperatures in Camrose over the past week, some may be wondering what has Biathlon Head Coach, Lowell Niven, so excited, “although biathlon is typically a winter sport, the spring and summer months present great opportunities to train and teach.” Roller skiing, cross-country running and mountain biking are used as the …

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Vikings welcome Kelly Lyons as Head Coach, Women’s Basketball Posted on April 14, 2015

The University of Alberta Augustana Vikings are pleased to announce that Kelly Lyons has accepted the position of Head Coach, Women’s Basketball. Lyons, who is no stranger to Vikings Athletics and the Augustana Campus, served as the Augustana Women’s Basketball Acting Head Coach in 2014-2015, taking a very young team to the ACAC Conference Championships. …

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Hockey Vikings to face Trojans in Semi-Finals Posted on March 9, 2015

The Augustana Vikings are in the ACAC Men’s Hockey semi-finals this weekend, following a sweep of the Red Deer College Kings last weekend by scores of 3-1 and 4-0. The Vikings (19W-10L-2T-1OTL), who finished 4th in the regular season, will play the 2nd place Trojans (25W-6L-0T-1OTL). The Trojans had a first-round bye. SAIT won all …

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ACAC Volleyball Championship Tickets On Sale Now! Posted on February 26, 2015

Tickets are on sale NOW to watch the best in collegiate Men’s Volleyball in Camrose, Alberta. Don’t miss the action in the Augustana Gymnasium from February 26-28, 2015. The University of Alberta, Augustana Campus and Vikings Athletics, are pleased to host the 2015 ACAC Men’s Volleyball Championships, presented by Sportfactor. TOURNAMENT PASSES Includes admission to …

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Vikings Biathlon Team to host Spring Relay Posted on February 13, 2015

Scheduled for: Saturday February 28th, 2015 @ 10:00 AM

Ole’s Sloppy Relay February 28 & March 1, 2015 Camrose Biathlon Range On February 28 and March 1, the Vikings Biathlon Team is excited to host Ole’s Sloppy Spring Relay! We are expecting biathletes from all over Alberta who are looking to ski, shoot, and have fun. In a relay race, the participants perform as …

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Busy race schedule for Vikings Ski Team Posted on February 3, 2015

The Vikings ski team has been busy the last couple of weekends with races and look forward to more in the coming weeks! On January 24 the team traveled to Athabasca for the annual Athabasca Loppet. It was among the warmest race days experienced by many skiers but luckily the region had more snow than …

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Augustana represents Canada in Universiade biathlon Posted on January 22, 2015

2015 Winter Universiade’s six Canadian biathletes include two Augustana student-athletes and Head Coach Lowell Niven!

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Athletic Director will Walk a Mile in Her Shoes Posted on January 21, 2015

Each year, groups of brave men raise public awareness about domestic violence and sexual assualt, in addition to raising funds in support of Camrose Women’s Shelter Society by walking a mile in her shoes. Join the fun at the KODIAKS 7 pm game on Friday, January 23 and cheer on our brave Viking, Athletic Director, …

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Happy New Year from the Vikings! Posted on January 7, 2015

Your UAlberta Augustana Vikings are back to business for an exciting 2015! Men’s Volleyball is ranked 5th in Canada Next Volleyball action at home is January 23 vs. CUCA. Women play at 6:00pm, Men at 8:00pm. Hockey plays SAIT this Friday Always an exciting matchup vs arch rivals the SAIT Trojans! Friday, January 9 – …

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Vikings Ski season officially underway Posted on December 12, 2014

The 2014-2015 ski season officially began as the snow fell on November 9th and skiers were able to head out and start practicing on the soccer field. Due to such a late snowfall, the team travelled to Canmore and Lake Louise for a training camp to get in some quality practice time. The Canmore Nordic …

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Throwback Thursday brings ACAC Hockey back – RESCHEDULED Posted on November 30, 2014

Nostalgic about the old days of College hockey in Camrose? Experience ACAC action under the wooden roof of the Max McLean Arena!

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Vikings Cross Country Running finishes the season strong Posted on November 17, 2014

Nine more months until the next Cross Country Running season starts! The running team had a strong showing at the final event of the season in Calgary for the CCAA National Championships on November 7th, hosted by SAIT. It was a perfect day for racing under sunny blue skies and awesome temperatures (which were shortly …

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