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Student-athletes, university sport conferences and Bell Let’s Talk team up to grow the mental health conversation

  Posted on: January 10, 2017

Leading up to January 25, 100 university sports games across the country will host Bell Let’s Talk events. Fans will receive thunder sticks and temporary tattoos and have the opportunity to sign talk bubbles and banners in support of mental health. Fans are also encouraged to take pictures and share on social media on Bell Let’s Talk Day to support Canadian mental health and drive Bell’s funding for mental health programs.

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Lobay, Spickerhoff Show Well At USport Cross Country Nationals

  Posted on: November 12, 2016

Two members of the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack cross country teams showed well at Saturday (Nov 12)’s running of the 2016 USports Nationals. They were held on the ‘Fields of Abraham” in Quebec City and hosted by the University of Laval. Rachel Lobay (2nd year, Kelowna, BC) finished 46th in the six kilometer run. Her…

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WolfPack Sending Pair To USport Cross Country Nationals

  Posted on: November 8, 2016

It will be a small contingent who will represent the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack at this week’s 2016 USport Cross Country Nationals. The championships are being held this coming weekend (Feb 12)at the University of Laval in Quebec City, Quebec. WolfPack head coach Carmin Mazzotta is taking only two runners—Conlan Sprickerhoff of Williams Lake, BC…

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WolfPack Athletes Saying “Thank You” to Donors

  Posted on: November 8, 2016

Thompson Rivers University WolfPack athletes have begun to write personalized letters to the people who donated at the recent “Scholarship Breakfast”. Here are members of the Cross Country team filling out their letters.

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WolfPack Cross Country At Provincials And Larry Nichols Race

  Posted on: October 30, 2016

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack cross country team was very busy this weekend. Head coach Carmin Mazzotta took a team of 10 runners (male and female) to the BC Cross Country championships in Nanaimo on Saturday (Oct 29). On Sunday, assistant coach Jon Shephard led a group of five at the Larry Nichols Memorial race…

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CIS Rebrands Itself To U Sports

  Posted on: October 20, 2016

Canadian University Sports has ‘rebranded’ itself. As of October 20, 2016 it will now be known as “U Sports”. Check it out: click here The WolfPack basketball, volleyball, soccer, swim, and cross country teams all compete in “U Sports” – Thursday was a significant day for university sport in Canada, as Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS)…

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WolfPack Athletes: In Force At CIBC Run For The Cure

  Posted on: October 3, 2016

The TRU WolfPack were out ‘big time’ for the 2016 CIBC Run for the Cure on Sunday (Oct 2) at Riverside Park. The WolfPack women’s basketball, cross country and cheer squad were all there. Thanks for Jon Shephard, Michelle Bos and Meaghan Blakely for taking the photos.

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2016 WolfPack Scholarship Breakfast: A Success

  Posted on: September 29, 2016

The Grand Hall at the Campus Activity Centre was packed on Thursday morning (Sept 29) as the third annual TRU WolfPack Athletic Scholarship Breakfast was held. Canadian Soccer legend Bob Lenarduzzi was the guest speaker. With money matched by the University: totals raised hover around $ 215,000 which will go totally to TRU athletes in…

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