Archive | April, 2015

Congratulations to Erin Teschuk and Melissa Kitching

Erin Teschuk (North Dakota State) won the 3,000m steeplechase at the Mt. SAC Relays. Her time of 9:43.83 is No. 2 in the NCAA, No. 7 in the world this year, second-fastest in Canadian history and a new Manitoba Record. Her time also met the standard to qualify for the IAAF World Championships in Beijing […]

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Congratulations to Erin Teschuk

Erin Teschuk of Winnipeg finished 5th in the Women’s Mile at the NCAA Indoor Championships with a strong 4:32.35. She returned two hours later with a 7th place finish in the 3000m in 9:07.92, setting a new Manitoba Senior Record. Erin’s time broke Angela Chalmers record of 9:11.71 set in 1990. Erin is in third year […]

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Western Canada Summer Games Information

The Information Package regarding the Western Canada Summer Games has been posted on the WCSG page which is under Programs/Games.  The 2015 Games will be held in Wood Buffalo, Alberta from August 8th to 11th. All prep squad and other interested athletes should ensure they are familiar with all the requirements.

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Club Coach Throws Clinic

Club Coach Clinic for throws has been postponed and will be moved to the fall.  A date in November is the target, but will be advised.

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Membership/Communications Coordinator and Horizontal Jumps Coach

Athletics Manitoba is pleased to announce that Alanna Boudreau has accepted the position of Membership/Communications Coordinator and Horizontal Jumps Coach.  Alanna will officially assume the coaching role May 1, 2015 and transition into the Membership and Communications Coordinator Role in mid June.  Alanna brings a wealth of experience in the sport of Athletics both technically […]

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Ottawa Lions Summer Position

The Ottawa Lions Track and Field Club has been the recipient of a Summer Student Grant from Young Canada Works. This position is for 14 weeks working for our 6-14 year old programs. The terms of the grant are that we must hire someone from outside of the Ottawa area. This position offers 14 weeks of […]

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Athletics Manitoba Super Coaching Seminar

This year’s Athletics Manitoba Super Coaching Seminar features Les Gramantik as the presenter.  Les is a renowned combined events coach who has coached Jessica Zelinka, Candice Jones and Mike Smith. A member of multiple national team coaching staffs, Les is an expert across event groups and through the spectrum of athlete development.  These sessions present a great […]

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Athletics Manitoba School Summer Outreach Program

Athletics Manitoba is pleased to offer an outreach program to schools to assist with training and competition for the 2015 Outdoor Track Season. In 2016 and beyond this program will create a feeder system for Manitoba Games and other regional and provincial competitions. The program is targeted at grades 7 through 9 (Bantam and Midget […]

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