Selkirk coach Scott Gurney, 42, was honoured recently with Coach of the Year honours by the Royal Canadian Legion Sports Foundation. Gurney, head coach at the Legion Athletic Camp’s beginner track and field program since 2002, was humbled by the award which was presented by camp founding father and head coach George Phillips “It was […]
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Congratulations to the athletes that travelled to the North America Hershey Championships this past weekend. There were some great performances and a great time was had by all. Special congratulations to Victoria Tachinski and Kevin Takatch, who both won their events. Victoria won the 9-10 year old 400m with a time of 1:06.82 and Kevin […]
Athletics Canada has relesed it’s information guide for coaches, parents and university bound student-athletes. Entitled CANADA FIRST, it is a comprehensive guide on CANADIAN UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS. Click here to read or download the English version of this guide. It will also be permanently loaded on our website under the Track & Field tab.
Congratulations to the Winnipeg Optimist Midget Women’s Relay Team that set a new provincial record in the 4x400m on the weekend. Katie Takatch, Katie Lavallee, Erin Teschuk, and Michelle Hebert made up the team. Their time was 4:07.95, which broke the previous record of 4:24.09 which was set in 2006. Also congratulations to Terrence Sampson who […]
Congratulations to Alyssa Johnson and Danielle O’Donnell on their performances at Canadian Juniors. Alyssa won the 400m in a time of 56.03 and Danielle was 3rd in the Heptathlon with a point total of 4449. Live results are being posted throughtout the weekend on Athletics Canada’s website at http://www.athletics.ca/Charlottetown2009//
Dennis Lang recently competed in the USATF Masters Championships held in Oshkosh WI from July 9-12th and finished 3rd in the M55 – 1500m in a time of 4:41.16 and 2nd in the M55 – 5000m in a time of 17:50.98. Well done Dennis!!
Congratulations to all athletes on their performances at the Western Canadian Midget Championships that were held in Medicine Hat this weekend. Here are the medalists from Sunday’s events, with the exception of the 200m, which is not yet posted on the live results page. Sunday’s Silver Medalists: Amy Graceffo in the Javeliv – 26.88m Vitaliy Bilenko in the […]
OTTAWA – Athletics Canada named four coaches April 30th to event group positions within the high performance structure. Brent Fougner from Victoria, BC, Carla Nicholls from Regina, SK, Bruce Pirnie of Winnipeg, MB and Larry Steinke from Lethbridge, AB were all named to event group coach positions. As a component of Athletics Canada’s High Performance […]
The Sisler Track Team headed south to compete in the 85th annual Howard Wood Dakota Relays in Sioux Falls, South Dakota this weekend. Every year the track meet has a “Feature Race” to which specific athletes are invited to run. This year Carly Paracholski was invited to run in the High School Girls Feature race, the 200 metres. To […]