2018-19 Tryout Information

2018-19 Tryout Information

The below dates and times are subject to change. If interested in trialing for one of our 16 varsity teams, it is advised to first contact the respective head coach.

For a full contact list of Vikes coaches CLICK HERE.

To fill out the mandatory pre-participation medical forms click here for part 1 and here for part 2.

Click here to complete our recruit questionnaire.
 


 
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL  |  Contact: Dani Sinclair (Head Coach)
Tuesday, Sep. 4 TBD Practice (CARSA Performance Gym)
 
MEN'S BASKETBALL |  ContactCraig Beaucamp (Head Coach)
All interested basketball players should contact Craig Beaucamp, Head Coach, ahead of the scheduled dates.
Monday, Aug. 27 TBD Practice (CARSA Performance Gym)
 
CROSS-COUNTRY & TRACK  |  Contact: Brent Fougner (Head Coach)
Cross-Country tryouts will be Friday September 7th at 2:30pm – Contact Head coach Brent Fougner (bfougner@uvic.ca) for details.
 
 
WOMEN'S FIELD HOCKEY  |  Contact: Lynne Beecroft (Head Coach)
Friday, Aug. 24 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Practice (Field 1 - Water-based Turf)
Saturday, Aug. 25 9:00 a.m. 2400 meter run (Centennial Stadium Track)
Saturday, Aug. 25 10:00 a - 12:00 p.m.  Practice (Field 1 - Water-based Turf)
Saturday, Aug. 25 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.  Exhibition Game (Field 1 - Water-based Turf)
Sunday, Aug. 26 10:00 a - 12:00 p.m. Exhibition Game (Field 1 - Water-based Turf)
Sunday, Aug. 26 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.  Practice (Field 1 - Water-based Turf)
 
MEN'S RUGBY  |  Contact: Doug Tate (Head Coach)
Tuesday, Sept. 4 4:30 p.m. Fitness Testing (Centennial Stadium Track)
Wednesday, Sept. 5 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Rugby Info Meeting (McKinnon Room 150)
Thursday, Sept. 6 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Practice (Wallace Field)
Friday, Sept. 7 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Practice (Wallace Field)
Saturday, Sept. 8 TBD Vikes & Norsemen scrimmage (Wallace Field)
Saturday, Sept. 8 10:30 a.m. Saxons Inter-squad Trial (Wallace Field)
Monday, Sept. 10 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Practice (Field 2A)
Tuesday, Sept. 11 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Practice (Field 2A)
Wednesday, Sept. 12 3:30 p.m. Fitness Make-up Testing (Centennial Stadium)
 
MEN'S SOCCER  |  Contact: Bruce Wilson (Head Coach)
Wednesday, August 1  6:00 pm Training (Field 4)
Thursday, August 2 5:00 pm Training (Field 4)
Friday, August 3 7:00 pm Practice (Field 4)
Saturday, August 4 12:00 pm (noon) Practice (Field 4)
Sunday, August 5 12:00 pm (noon) Practice (Field 4)
Please note: Tryouts will likely only be the first three sessions.
 
WOMEN'S SOCCER  |  Contact: Tracy David (Head Coach)
Wednesday, August 1      5:00 pm
6:30 pm                 
Beep Test (Centennial Stadium Track)
Meeting (Centennial Stadium)
Thursday, August 2 7:00 pm Training (Field 4)
Friday, August 3 5:00 pm Training (Field 4)
Saturday, August 4 10:00 am
5:00 pm
Training (Field 4)
Training (Field 4)
Sunday, August 5 10:00 am
5:00 pm
Training (Field 4)
Training (Field 4)
 
MEN'S ROWING  | Contact: Aalbert Van Schothorst (Head Coach)
Monday, August 27 - Tuesday, Sept. 4 9:00 CARSA  Loomer Erg Room (on campus) 
Orientation/Selection Camp.  
RECRUITS / WALK-ONS* 
Freshmen / walk-on intake meeting.  Arrive prepared for 2 training sessions daily. Week one will host a battery of 6km, 2km, 1 min and peak power training.
Tuesday, September 11 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. NOVICE: General Information Meeting (CARSA Lorne Loomer Erg Room)
Thursday, September 13  7:00 - 8:00 p.m. NOVICE: General Information Meeting (CARSA Lorne Loomer Erg Room)
Sunday, September 16 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. NOVICE Tryout/Talent ID Day
Tests: Schwinn Bike Test, C2 DYNO Testing
Wear athletic clothing (CARSA Field House)
Thursday, September 20 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. NOVICE Tryout
Final Selection Day (Erg Session/Swim Test)
(CARSA Lorne Loomer Erg Room)
 
Men's Rowing Program Definitions
NOVICE
: Never touched an oar before and is interested in a varsity athletics commitment
RECRUIT: Athletes who hit performance standards (Men - Heavyweight: 6:25 | Lightweight 6:35) and have communicated with head coach.
WALK-ONS: Any athletes with rowing experience who have not already hit recruitment standards and have to try out for the program.
**Any athlete with interest in rowing for the program should fill out the recruitment questionnaire
 
WOMEN'S ROWING  | Contact: Barney Williams (Head Coach)
Monday, August 27 - Tuesday, Sept. 4 5:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. daily RECRUITS/WALK-ONS: Varsity Training Camp (Elk Lake). Two practices daily and full Radar testing.
Tuesday, September 12 TBA NOVICE: General Information Meeting (CARSA Lorne Loomer Erg Room)
Thursday, September 13 TBA NOVICE: General Information Meeting (CARSA Lorne Loomer Erg Room)
Sunday, September 16 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. NOVICE Tryout/Talent ID Day
Tests: Schwinn Bike Test, C2 DYNO Testing
Wear athletic clothing (CARSA Field House)
Tuesday, September 18 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. NOVICE: Orientation, Swim Test, Safety Session (McKinnon Pool)
Wednesday, September 19 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. NOVICE Learn to Row begins (Elk Lake)
 
W Rowing Program Definitions
NOVICE
: Never touched an oar before. See novice information above.
RECRUIT: Athletes who hit performance standards (Women - Heavyweight: 7:35 | Lightweight 7:45) and have communicated with head coach.
WALK-ONS: Any athletes with rowing experience who have not already hit recruitment standards and have to try out for the program.
**Any athlete with interest in rowing for the program should fill out the recruitment questionnaire
 
SWIMMING |  Contact: Peter Vizsolyi (Head Coach)
Tuesday, Sep. 4 5:45 - 7:30 pm Pre-Season Workout (McKinnon Pool)
Wednesday, Sep. 5 5:45 - 7:30 pm Pre-Season Workout (McKinnon Pool)
Thursday, Sep. 6 7:00 pm Team Meeting (McKinnon Room 150)
Friday, Sep. 7 5:45 - 7:30 pm Pre-Season Workout (McKinnon Pool)
Saturday, Sep. 8 7:45 - 9:30 am Pre-Season Workout (McKinnon Pool)
Monday, Sep. 10 5:45 - 7:30 am Pre-Season Workout (McKinnon Pool)