Winnipeg Optimist Athletics will be offering an introductory Masters Program for interested adults, 30 years and older, commencing at the end of April. The 7 week program from April 30 to June 15, will be held at the Outdoor track at the University Stadium. The program will run twice a week, Monday and Wednesday, at 6:00 pm The cost will be $75.00 and will […]
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Athletics Manitoba is pleased to announce that Noelle Merkel has been hired as the new Programs Manager. Noelle, a former track athlete, is graduating from the U of Manitoba with a Bachelor of Physical Education this spring, and brings her passion and love of the sport to her new position. She has coached track & field for […]
The tentative schedule for the AM Spring Open (May 11-12, 2018) is posted on the Event page, along with the link to the Trackie registration page. . .
Congratulations to Gee-ef Nkwonta, who was one of three recipients of the Student-Athlete Leadership and Community Development Award, and to Alanna Boudreau, who received the Inaugural Bison Sports Assistant Coach of the Year. Congratulations also to the following athletes on their Bison Sports MVP awards: Women’s Cross Country – Rebekah Sass Men’s Cross Country – Abduselam Yussuf Women’s […]
Athletics Manitoba is seeking applications for assistant coaches for both the 2019 Western Canada Summer Games (WCSG) and the 2021 Canada Summer Games (CSG). These roles will be a three-and-a-half-year commitment that will involve preparation activities with athletes and coaches, planning meetings with the head coach as well as Athletics Manitoba staff and travel to […]
The Athletics Manitoba Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Alanna Boudreau has been appointed as the new Executive Director of Athletics Manitoba. Many of you may already be familiar with Alanna and her long history as an athlete, coach and sport administrator here in Manitoba. She began her career in the sport as […]
Two more medals for the Bisons at the U Sport Championships in Windsor. Bronze for Gee-ef Nkwonta in Triple Jump (14.68m) and the Men’s 4x400m relay. Oyinko Akinola tied for Silver in High Jump with a PB and SB jump of 2.13m. All 3 medalists jumped 2.13m Tegan Turner, Silver medal in the 60m (7.46) Marcel […]
Congratulations to the 5 athletes that attended the Simplot Games February 16th & 17th. Here are their results. Illona Zryini – 2nd in the Women’s 800m! Dennita Cameron. – 6th in the Women’s High Jump Ben Perrett – 11th overall in the Men’s 400m – Indoor PB Erin Valgardson – 13th in the Women’s 1600m. […]
The 2017 Athletics Manitoba Award Winners are now posted. Check out the full list of Award Winners, as well as the list of nominees and their achievements for the Age Class Awards.
The Provincial Indoor (2016-2017) and Outdoor (2017) Records are now posted on the Records page.