Congratulations to Jay Ort who ran a Personal Best 8:23.76 in the qualifying 3000m, at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China, placing 9th. Jay won the B Final with a time of 8:31.05, which placed him 8th overall.
Jay's qualifiying time of 8:23.76 is a new Manitoba Provincial Youth men's record.
Jay is one of only 10 Canadian athletes nominated to the team.
Manitoba's Provincial Head Coach, Mingpu Wu
is the Head Coach for the Canadian Team.