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Canada West Meetings Will Be Important For WolfPack (KDN Article April 27, 2012)

  Posted on: April 27, 2012

By MARK HUNTER Daily News Sports Reporter (Posted with Permission of Kamloops Daily News)  In less than two weeks, the TRU WolfPack athletics department will take a major step toward moving four more teams into the CIS, Canada’s top university sports league. Ken Olynyk: TRU Athletics and Recreation Director Ken Olynyk, TRU’s director of athletics…

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City Of Kamloops And WolfPack Introduce The Kamloops Marathon

  Posted on: April 25, 2012

The City of Kamloops and Thompson Rivers University are excited to announce the return of a 26-mile race to Kamloops, with the 1st Annual Kamloops Marathon this July. This new signature event will include distances of 5 km, 10km, half marathon and full marathon and is open to all levels of runners. (Andrew Snucins photo)…

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CROSS COUNTRY NATIONALS PROVIDE EXCITING DAY OF RUNNING

  Posted on: November 13, 2011

By Nathan Crosby WolfPack Sports Information Contributer The nation came to Kamloops on Nov. 12, as the city hosted the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association Cross Country championships at McArthur Island. The men’s and women’s races had a total of 224 runners and both had exciting finishes on a chilly and overcast afternoon, with the women’s…

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TRU GEARS UP TO HOST 2011 CCAA CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS

  Posted on: November 9, 2011

Thompson Rivers University and the City of Kamloops are gearing up to host another national event.   The 2011 Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association Cross Country running championships are set for November 12 th at McArthur Island. The event will bring in just over 230 athletes and coaches to the Tournament Capital of Canada.  They start arriving…

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WOLFPACK FALL IN LAST CCAA CROSS COUNTRY RANKINGS

  Posted on: November 2, 2011

With just over a week until they host the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association championships, the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack cross country team have fallen in the final CCAA rankings. The WolfPack are now 12 th in the rankings, that is down from 11 th last time. Obed Mesenge and Kait Pengally of TRU There is…

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Cross Country finishes Regular Season with Vernon Race

  Posted on: October 31, 2011

The TRU Wolf Pack Cross Country Team raced one last time before the National Championships set for November 12th in Kamloops. Chris Curl (Duane Seibel photo) The men had an opportunity to race against members of the UBCO Heat men’s’ team at the Kal Park 9.5 K cross country race in Vernon Sunday October 20….

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WOLFPACK WOMEN’S SOCCER/CROSS COUNTRY IN THE LATEST CCAA RANKINGS

  Posted on: October 18, 2011

  Laura Smylie vs Langara (Andrew Snucins photo) Two Thompson Rivers University WolfPack athletic teams are in the most recent Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association national rankings. Tom McManus (Andrew Snucins photo) Tom McManus’ women’s soccer team has cracked the CCAA top 15 for the first time this season. Following wins over nationally ranked Langara and…

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Thompson Rivers University Wolf Pack Battles UBC Okanagan Heat for Spots on the Provincial Team in Cross-Country

  Posted on: October 17, 2011

By Duaine Seibel WolfPack Assistant Coach Thompson Rivers University will be hosting the Canadian Collegiate Athletics Association Cross-Country Championship November 12 on MacArthur Island. Runners will decend on Kamloops from colleges and universities from the Atlantic Provinces, Quebec, Ontario, Alberta and BC. In preparation for the event, a BC Team is being selected from athletes…

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MEN’S SOCCER AND CROSS COUNTRY IN TOP CCAA RANKINGS

  Posted on: October 4, 2011

Two Thompson Rivers University WolfPack sports teams appear in the most recent Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association national rankings. Ashley Raynes (Douglas Sage photo) The WolfPack men’s soccer team, who won and lost against Capilano University and Vancouver Island University this past weekend remain 12 th in the CCAA ratings. In fact, the top five teams…

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CROSS COUNTRY TEAM HAS GOOD SHOWING IN PENTICTON

  Posted on: October 3, 2011

The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack Cross Country team had a good showing at this weekend’s 8.4 kilometer Campbell Mountain Run near Penticton. For Men: Bronson Tazelaar Bronsen Tazelaar placed first (47:36) in the Under 19 category. In the 20-29 category TRU held the top 5 finishes; Chris Curl (1)38:51, Timothy Routtu (2)39:13, Obed Masege (3)40:04,…

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