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Hannah Bennison defends U20 title at Canadian Cross-Country Championships

November 30, 2016
​Race highlights: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Arpn587aGPo Hannah wins by a massive 12 seconds, second gal collapses and has to be carried off.   Post-race interview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PTN9Vacr6d4

Bennison three-peats in provincials

November 09, 2016
​www.vernonmorningstar.com/sports/400458341.html Other Morning Star coverage of VSS XC : Oct 27, 2016  ​- Bennison sisters golden in Valley race​ www.vernonmorningstar.com/sports/398956521.html​​
Oct 23, 2016  - Vernon Secondary School girls take Zone pennant​
www.vernonmorningstar.com/sports/398040961.html


Bennison sisters are both BC running Champions!

November 07, 2016
​With almost a thousand of BC's best runners competing for four individual titles at the Provincial High School Cross Country Running Championships in West Kelowna last Saturday, VSS's three athletes captured two of the championship titles. Sisters Hannah and Mia Bennison, having both won their categories a week earlier at the...

BC XC 2016 Championship Pre‐Race Favorites

November 07, 2016
​Bennison sisters pegged as favorites heading into Provincial Championships: www.bcxc.ca/2016%20BCXC%20Championship%20PreRace%20Favorites.pdf​​

at BC Athletics Provincial Cross Country Championships

November 04, 2016
​ In Nanaimo this Saturday both Bennison sisters continued their winning ways, on progressively bigger stages, by winning their divisions at BC Athletics Provincial Cross Country Championships. Hannah Bennison, running up one age category in the Junior Women’s’ division, beat all 1st and 2nd year university athletes. Her time of 20:59, over the 6.0...

Okanagan Zone Cross Country Running Championships

November 04, 2016
VSS sisters ruled the Okanagan Zone Cross Country Running Championships held at West Kelowna's Telemark Ski Area this Tuesday. About 250 athletes from 31 schools, from Princeton to Revelstoke, gathered to compete for spots at the Provincial Championships. With Hannah Bennison winning the Senior Girls' race by a massive margin she's looking...

North Okanagan Zone Cross Country Running Championships

November 04, 2016
What a glorious day we had, between rainy ones, for our North Okanagan Zone Cross Country Running Championships yesterday. The track was damp, and brutally hilly as always, but all 92 runners survived. Individual and team results are attached. Some of the highlights were: Shuswap Middle School sweeping the Grade 8...