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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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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Vikings Coach Tim Wintoniw Wins Silver in New Zealand Posted on March 17, 2014

As a member of the Canadian National White Water Rafting Champions, Vikings Coach Tim Wintoniw placed 2nd in Men’s Sprint, with Team Canada placing 10th overall in the four events.

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Vikings Cross-Country Ski Athletes to Represent Augustana at Nationals Posted on March 17, 2014

The 2014 Haywood National Cross-Country Nationals began on March 15 in Corner Brook, Newfoundland.

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Augustana Coach is in Sochi for his fifth Olympic Games Posted on February 7, 2014

“As a coach,” says Les Parsons, “I think I’m a glorified cheerleader and that’s what I think a good coach is.”

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Augustana names new cross-country ski coach Posted on April 24, 2013

Tim Wintoniw (BSc Env Sci/Phys Ed ’05) has been named the new head coach of Augustana’s cross-country ski team.

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Gold medalist coaches cross-country ski camp in Camrose Posted on January 4, 2013

First-year Augustana student Brianna Schultz talks about her ski lessons with Canadian Olympian Beckie Scott.

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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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