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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Vikings recognize Bob & Margaret Prestage Posted on November 14, 2014

Vikings Athletics was proud to recognize two of Vikings Hockey’s most ardent supporters, Bob and Margaret Prestage, at the November 13 Hockey Game versus the NAIT Ooks. The entire Vikings Community joined in recognizing Bob and Margaret’s tireless energy in support of minor sports in the community and both were congratulated on being the recipients …

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Men’s & Women’s XC Running teams qualify for Nationals Posted on October 30, 2014

The Cross Country Running team is coming off of an exciting weekend at ACAC Conference Championships. After great success in Fort McMurray, both the men and women have qualified for CCAA Nationals in two weeks in Calgary, hosted by the SAIT Trojans. Fourth-year Environmental Science student, Hans Asfeldt, had the race of his life finishing …

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Vikings lead Saskatchewan Training Camp Posted on October 7, 2014

The past two weeks have been busy ones for the Vikings Cross Country Running and Skiing teams. The Ski Team spent a three days in the Prince Albert National Park in Saskatchewan, running a training camp for young skiers aged 9-20 from September 26-28. Skill levels ranged from beginner to Junior National Team hopefuls. The …

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3rd Annual Outdoor Triathlon Posted on October 10, 2013

Scheduled for: Sunday October 20th, 2013 @ 10:30 AM

The Augustana Triathlon Club presents the 3rd Annual Outdoor Triathlon! October 20, 2013: heats beginning at the Edgeworth Centre at 10:30 am 750m Swim  |  20km Bike  |  5km Run   Both team and individual events. Prices Student Team: $24 ($8.00/person) Student Individual: $15.00 Community Team: $30 Community Individual: $25.00 Member T-Shirts: $15.00 Non-Member T-Shirts: …

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Welcome Back Folks to a New Season of Vikings Athletics Posted on October 2, 2012

Last year was a big step for the athletics program, with continued excellence in curling, biathlon, cross-country running and skiing and new heights in volleyball basketball and hockey. Among the many highlights were an ACAC championship in hockey and a gold medal performance at the CCAA cross country running championships by Andy Pohl. This year …

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In Their Own Words: Vikings Wall of Fame Inductees Posted on September 20, 2012

See what the Inaugural Wall of Fame Inductees have to say about their induction here at the University of Alberta–Augustana Campus in the Athletics Wall of Fame.    

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Vikings Wall of Fame A Huge Success Posted on September 9, 2012

The Vikings Wall of Fame Dinner held last night on campus was a huge success. A packed room helped raise much needed scholarship money for the amazing Vikings athletes that represent our school and our community. It also gave Augustana and the Vikings a chance to recognize some amazing people who have been an integral …

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Colour Night 2012 Posted on April 19, 2012

The 2012 Colour Night Athletic Awards Banquet was held on Saturday, April 14 in the Augustana Gymnasium. Check out the Colour Night edition of Vikings Magazine for a full list of this year’s team, athlete and major award winners.

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VIKINGS NATION celebrates RED & BLACK DAY Posted on March 30, 2012

At our (first annual?) RED & BLACK DAY, Augustana gathered in the Forum to celebrate our Vikings!

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RED AND BLACK DAY: Victorious Vikings Celebration! Posted on March 29, 2012

Scheduled for: Friday March 30th, 2012 @ 12:30 PM

Join us at 12:30 in the Forum for a celebration of all things Vikings! Not only did our team win the ACAC Hockey Championship for the first time in over three decades, but we have a number of other victories to celebrate: 14 ACAC All-Conference Team Athletes 1 CCAA All-Conference Athlete 2 All-Canadians 5 ACAC …

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Andrew Pohl ACAC Male Athlete of the Week Nov 7 – 13 Posted on November 15, 2011

This past weekend Andrew Pohl competed at CCAA National Championships winning the men’s title in 25:31 seconds over the 8km race course. He said that this was the biggest achievement of his running career. “It feels amazing, I’ve been beaten all year and to pull it out at Nationals feels great”, said Pohl. Andy is …

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Pohl Wins CCAA Cross Country Running Championships Posted on November 15, 2011

November 12, 2011 – The nation came to Kamloops, B.C. as Thompson Rivers University Wolfpack hosted the 2011 CCAA Cross Country Running National Championships. The men’s and women’s races held at McArthur Island had a total of 224 runners. Both had exciting finishes on a chilly and overcast afternoon, with the women’s race coming down …

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Gold medal for runner Andrew Pohl Posted on November 13, 2011

Augustana’s Andy Pohl earned the top spot at the CCAA Cross Country Running Nationals in Kamloops.

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2011 ACAC Cross Country Running All Conference Teams Posted on November 8, 2011

11/03/2011…Edmonton, Alberta – The ACAC is pleased to announce the 2011-12 Cross Country Running All Conference Teams. Women Men Alexandra Gordichuk — MacEwan Gladys Kochei — Lethbridge Jesslyn Begin — RDC Jodi Sanguin — RDC Kalli Green — Augustana Marriya Jenkins — CUCA Melissa Cable — RDC Andrew Pohl — Augustana Conrad Chesire — Lethbridge …

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