Jul 30 2008 -
Canadian Junior Championships
Canadian Junior Championships
A total of 6 athletes from New Brunswick competed at the 2008 Canadian Junior Track & Field Championships in Abbotsford, BC.
Geneviève Lalonde (ASE/SEA) from Moncton finished 5th in the women’s 1500m in 4:26.96 a New Brunswick Juvenile & Junior outdoor record.
Hampton's own Barry Britt (SJTC) finished 6th in the men's 5000m with a seasonal best time (15:18.93.)
Sarah Macpherson (Fast track) was 7th in the 3000m with a new personal best time of 10:06.20.
Jocelyn Lockhart (ASE/SEA) was 15th in the 1500m with a new personal best time 4:46.49. Jocelyn also competed in the 800m where she finished 20th (2:17.05).
Adam Gaudes (Fast track) ran the 200m & 400m where he finished 31st and 21st.
Marc Maillet (Club Élite) was 21st in the men's High jump.
Full results can be found here
Congratulation to all athletes!
Jul 30 2008 - Caleb Jones does it again!
Caleb Jones does it again!
Caleb Jones (Saint John Track Club) broke his own Juvenile provincial javelin record at the Atlantic Outdoor Championships with a toss of 62.51m.
Jul 17 2008 - Congratulations to the 2008 NB Legion te
Congratulations to the 2008 NB Legion team members!!
Here are the athletes that will participate at the Legion Canadian Youth Athletic Championships August 8-11 in Sheerbrooke QC.
Genevieve Lalonde, Moncton
Sarah MacPherson, Keswick Ridge
Chelsea Britt, Hampton
Grace Annear, Hampton
Jessica Chamberlain, Moncton
Jocelyn Lockhart, Bath
Samantha MacDonald, Miramichi
Rebecca Barton, Fredericton
Rachelle McDonald, Saint John
Julia Cormier, Hanwell
Victoria Baba, Lincoln
Caleb Jones, Saint John
Michael Knowles, Beresford
Alexandre Doucet, Bathurst
Alex Stuart, Riverview
Adam Gaudes, Upper Kingsclear
Jared McGinn, Miramichi
Jeff Sloan, McAdam
Richard Ivey, Maxwell
Mike Jacobs, Fredericton
Nathaniel Douthwright, Colpitts Settlement
Chris Robertson, Moncton
Ian Forbes, Fredericton
James Murphy, Fredericton Junction
Elisha English, Canterbury
Emily Arsenault, Moncton
Livia Clarke, Fredericton
Morgan Hawkes, Fredericton
Stephanie Doiron, Collette
Andre Bourgeois, Memramcook
Joslin Gallant, Saint Louis de Kent
Alexandre Coholan, Moncton
Alexander Peabody, Saint John
Tommy McGinn, Fredericton
Jeremie Pellerin, Cogagne
Ryan Cassidy, Grande-Digue
Coaches: Yvan Pelletier, Stephany Reid, Kathleen Kiely
An IMPORTANT REMINDER to all athletes: The legion rally will be held Sunday, July 20th in Oromocto. This is an annual event that allows you to meet your teammates as well as the staff. The rally begins at 10am and concludes at 3pm. Please meet at the Hazen Centre in Oromocto, located directly behind the mall, down by the river. Your parents are asked to be there for the first hour. This allows everyone to become aware of the rules and expectations for the trip. You will need to bring your registration fee as well. ($200.00)
You are also strongly encouraged to attend Atlantics!!!
Jul 16 2008 - 16 Young Athletes from NB Qualify for No
16 Young Athletes from NB Qualify for North American Hershey Final!
Congratulations to the sixteen young athletes from New Brunswick who qualified for the North American Hershey Final in Hershey, Pennsylvania from July 31- August 3. This year we are extremely excited to be sending 4 relay teams to the games! The following are the names of the athletes who qualified and their events:
Girls 11-12 4x100m relay: MacKenzie Amos, Cassidy Richards, Alyson Colpitts, Kylie Paulsen
Boys 11-12 4x100m relay: Anthony Cormier, Joshua Shanks, Benjamin Fowler, Alec Alston
Girls 13-14 4x100m relay: Ashley Gallagher, Kalie Smith, Erin Kelly, Katie Robinson
Boys 13-14 4x100m relay: Trevor Floyd, Intekhab Hossain, Tommy McGinn, Mathieu Boudreau
Again Congratulations to these athletes and good luck in Pennsylvania!!!
Jul 13 2008 - Two 2-lap records this weekend and old j
Two 2-lap records this weekend and old javelin record smashed
On Friday night at the Aileen Maegher Track Classic in Halifax Geneviève Lalonde extended her suite of middle distance records to include the Juvenile Women's 800m NB Outdoor record. Geneviève's time of 2:12.07 dipped under the previous record of 2:12.70 held by Nadine Frost.
Nick MacMackin aged-up to run in the competitive Midget 800m race at the NB Outdoor Championship and lowered his own provincial bantam 800m record from 2:10.63 to 2:09.77. In the Juvenile boys Javelin Throw, Caleb Jones smashed the old record set by Andrew Blair in 2004 with a huge throw of 61.81m beating the old record by over 4 metres.
Jul 7 2008 - Centre for Athletics - Atlantic website
Centre for Athletics - Atlantic website now online
The new website for the Centre for Athletics - Atlantic is now online and operational. Steve Leblanc, the director for the Centre for Athletics - Atlantic, says they don't have 100% of the content on the site yet but it is functional and more is being added daily. The address for the new site is http://www.atlanticathletics.ca. There will also be a French version of the site coming to http://www.athletismeatlantique.ca.
Jul 7 2008 - NB Results from National Championships
NB Results from National Championships
Jocelyn Ruest had the highest placing amongst the NB competitors, finishing 6th in the Men's 20k Walk with a time of 1:46:07, at this year's Canadian Track and Field Championships. Allyson Howatt finished 9th overall with her time of 24.48 seconds to win the 'B' final of the Women's 200m event. Allyson also ran a 12.17 second 100m in the preliminary round but failed to advance. Michael Leblanc finished 10th overall running 10.54 seconds in the semi-final round of the Men's 100m event after winning his preliminary heat in 10.60 seconds. Pierre Landry jumped 6.78m in the Men's Long Jump; Sara Miller jumped 5.02m in her Long Jump and 10.72m in the Triple Jump; and Kelsey Daley placed 17th overall in the Women's 1500m event with a time of 4:41.19.
Jul 6 2008 - Atlantic Hershey Results
Atlantic Hershey Results
The results of the 2008 Atlantic Hershey Final from Lr. Sackville have been posted. The qualifiers for the North American Hershey Final to be held in Hershey, Pennsylvania from July 31 until August 3 will be announced on or after Sunday July 13th. There are meets in our region being held this Friday and Saturday to determine the qualifiers.
Jul 2 2008 - Atlantic Hershey Championships -- IMPORT
Atlantic Hershey Championships -- IMPORTANT INFORMATION for PARTICIPANTS
Information regarding the schedules and, directions to the track in Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia have been updated. Click here to view this information
Jul 1 2008 - NB Athletes at Canadian Track and Field
NB Athletes at Canadian Track and Field Championships
Seven NB athletes will be competing at the Canadian Track and Field Championships this week in Windsor, Ontario. Competing in the sprints are Allyson Howatt (100m, 200m), Micheal LeBlanc (100m) and Brad Robinson (100m, 200m); Sara Miller (LJ, TJ) and Pierre Landry (LJ, TJ) will compete in the horizontal jumps; Kelsey Daley makes her return to national championships in the 1500m; and Jocelyn Ruest will strut his stuff in the 20k Walk.
Prepare yourself by reviewing the Schedule and Performance List as competition starts Thursday.