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Olive/Reitsma duo wins bronze at Head of the River

The University of the Fraser Valley rowing club took a small crew to the Head of the River regatta at Crescent Beach on Sunday, and came home with a bronze medal courtesy Michelle Olive and Jayme Reitsma. The event was an opportunity for Cascades head coach Liz Chisholm to get some newer recruits some race […]

Cascades rowing program to hold bottle drive

The UFV Cascades rowing program is holding a bottle drive on Friday, Sept. 1 to raise funds for its 2017 racing season. Members of the public are invited to contact Angelica Evans ( or Genelle Grubb ( to arrange bottle pick-up or drop-off appointments. Drop-offs can be made on the UFV Abbotsford campus on Sept. […]

Convocation 2017: Cascades celebrate student-athletes’ success

The University of the Fraser Valley athletic department is pleased to celebrate with a distinguished group of Cascades student-athletes this week, as they walk the stage at UFV convocation. In all, 34 current and former Cascades athletes and student therapists have reached this important academic milestone, earning new academic credentials from UFV. We caught up […]

Levarsky, Hildenbrandt take top honours at Cascades awards banquet

ABBOTSFORD, B.C. – Soccer standout Monika Levarsky and wrestling champion Brad Hildenbrandt were named the University of the Fraser Valley’s 2016-17 athletes of the year on Wednesday evening, as the Cascades athletic department held its annual awards banquet at the Quality Hotel and Conference Centre. Levarsky, a third-year forward from Surrey, B.C., was honoured in […]

Western Washington rowers edge UFV to claim Cascade Cup

On a great day of racing in Fort Langley, the Western Washington Vikings edged the University of the Fraser Valley in the varsity men’s four to claim the Cascade Cup for the first time. The Cascade Cup tradition was inaugurated in 2014 when Western Washington invited UFV’s rowers down to Bellingham for a training camp/race […]

Cascades rowers excel at Head of the Fort

Mother Nature wasn’t in a great mood on Saturday, but the rainy weather did little to dampen the enthusiasm of competitors at Head of the Fort, the University of the Fraser Valley rowing program’s annual regatta. Fifty-nine boats from UFV, Simon Fraser University and local rowing clubs took to the 6.5-kilometre course on the Bedford […]

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Indigenizing at UFV

The University of the Fraser Valley is situated on the unceded traditional territory of the Stó:lō peoples. The Stó:lō have an intrinsic relationship with what they refer to as S’olh Temexw (Our Sacred Land); therefore, we express our gratitude and respect for the honour of living and working in this territory.

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