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Athletics Canada Rankings

Athletes Canada has launched its new rankings website.  The rankings look has been overhauled to correspond with the format the IAAF is utilizing.  Athletics Manitoba Provincial Rankings  Features and enhancements of note which are not finalized. 1)      Indoor rankings will now be separated by oversized track length (> 200m).  The previous system did not allow […]

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2016 Athletics Canada Fixtures

Athletics Canada announced their Fixtures list for 2016. Posted on: 02 October 2015  Hershey Canadian Indoor Championships February 19 – 21 Montréal, QC Canadian 10km Championships | Race Weekend May 28 Ottawa, ON Canadian Half Marathon Championships | Calgary Marathon May 29 Calgary, AB Canadian Combined Events Championships *June 11 – 12 Ottawa, ON Victoria Track Classic […]

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2015 Manitoba Runners’ Association Youth Running Series

The Manitoba Runners’ Association (MRA) is proud to sponsor a Youth Running Series for runners 16 years and under. Age will be effective January 1st, 2015. The emphasis of this Series is to introduce and encourage participation in the sport of road-running for health, fun and friendship.   As we enter our third season with the Youth […]

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Athletics Manitoba Fee Increase

Effective for the 2014-2015 season there will be a change in Athletics Manitoba membership fees, the changes are reflected in the attached document. Membership fees are due December 1, 2014 and memberships are valid through December 31, 2015. Fee Increase Document – revised Any questions regarding the fee increase can be directed to Donna Harris, […]

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New Email Addresses

Athletics Manitoba is changing their email addresses. As of September 27th, the following email will take effect: Donna Harris – Executive Director – execdirector@athleticsmanitoba.com Chris Belof – Competition and Program Manager – programs@athleticsmanitoba.com Shirley Allan Boudreau – Membership & Communications Manager – membership@athleticsmanitoba.com . . .

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Provincial Coach Announcement

Athletics Manitoba, the sport governing body of Track and Field, Cross Country and Road Running, is very excited to announce the addition of Mingpu Wu to their staff as the incoming provincial coach.   Wu brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the role of provincial coach.  Wu returns home after completing his tenure as […]

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Manitoba Track & Field Icon Passed Away

Winnipeg, MB – Dave Lyon, track and field icon, passed away on May 9, 2013.  A native of Winnipeg, Dave was an outstanding athlete at Oklahoma Baptist University where he was the two-mile champion and placed fourth at the United States National Championships in 1961. Following a career ending injury, Lyon established himself as a […]

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Canadian University Championships Results

The CIS Track & Field Championships are underway in Edmonton and conclude tomorrow, March 9th. Events are being live streamed on www.CIS-SIC.tv and live results are posted on the meet website. Congratulations to Alhaji Mansaray who finished 3rd in the High Jump.  Alhaji jumped 2.06m. Wilfred Samking made the 60m finals and finished 6th with […]

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MRA Hall of Fame Inductees

Congratulations to Michael Booth, Jeff Vince and Dreena Duhame, who were inducted into the MRA Hall of Fame last evening. Michael was inducted as an Athlete and Jeff and Dreena as Athlete/Builders.  All are very worthy of these honours. The 2013 Hall of Fame banquet was held March 4th at the Holiday Inn South.

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Manitoba Coaching Excellence Award Winners

Congratulations to Andy Tough, who was awarded the Dr. Jack Hunt Memorial Award from Coaching Manitoba this past weekend. The award is recognizing the best coach within the developmental age categories among all sports in MB. For complete information on the awards, please go to the following websites: http://www.sirc.ca http://www.coachingmanitoba.ca .

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