Kaare Vedvik

Saskatchewan is the latest stop for Riders punter Kaare Vedvik on his worldwide journey

Apr 19, 2023 | 4:48pm

  Football has evolved into a global sport with Saskatchewan Roughriders punter Kaare Vedvik being a prime example. The Norwegian first arrived in North America in 2011 with limited experience in the sport, but has since turned his kicking skills into a full-time profession. Earlier this week, the Roughriders punter joined Don Hewitt and Sean […]

Vedvik ready to kickstart Riders momentum

Jun 29, 2022 | 7:23pm

Only in Saskatchewan would the expectations for the incoming punter be as high as one of Kaare Vedvik’s booming punts. But replacing local football hero Jon Ryan is just the latest challenge for Vedvik. The path taken by Vedvik is unique and one he didn’t see coming. “It’s been an ongoing journey, one thing has […]

Riders’ Vedvik excited at potential opportunity to punt on Saturday

Oct 28, 2021 | 6:41am

With Jon Ryan sidelined for the next few weeks with an ankle issue, Kaare ( pronounced Corey) Vedvik, is excited for the opportunity to potentially punt for the Saskatchewan Roughriders. The 27-year-old Norwegian, taken by the Riders in May’s global draft, spoke to reporters on Wednesday, and said Jon Ryan is a player he used […]