Français
post-it-member post-it-club-finder post-it-coaching
 Latest News  Recent News Headlines

Sep 29 2011 - Sport Coach Clinic (Old level 1)

Athletics New Brunswick, UNBSJ Varsity Reds - Track and the Saint John Track Club are offering the introductory NCCP course in athletics, called Sport Coach.  This course introduces the coach to the basics of all of the event areas in track & field as well as covering principles of athlete development, training design, and many other topics.

WHEN:          November 25-27, 2011

WHERE:        Campus of UNB Saint John

COST:           $100

The registration includes the course materials, which include a course workbook, a reference guide and a DVD full of videos and resources for all areas of track & field.  The course uses a combination of interactive classroom learning and hands-on activity sessions to give coaches first-hand experience with the techniques and training methods used in all areas of athletics.  Coaches should come prepared to actively take part in learning skills and drills in running, jumping and throwing events.

Registration can be done online here http://www.trackie.com/online-registration/register.php?id=441 or visit www.anb.ca . Registration must be done before November 20th.


Sep 20 2011 - Britt 3rd in Seattle

ANB's Barry Britt finished third at the prestigious Sundodger Invitational cross-country meet Saturday. The University of Idaho junior finished the 8-kilometre course in 24 minutes, 14.36 seconds. He led the parade of four Idaho Vandals to place in the top 10. Way to go Barry!
 


Sep 8 2011 - ANB Awards nomination now open

Nominate an athlete/coach/official or volunteer for Athletics New Brunswick annual awards. The deadline to nominate someone is October 19th. The finalist will be named on October 24th while the winners will be announced at ANB’s Awards Gala on November 19th in Oromocto.

To nominate someone please fill out the Nomination forms available here:

http://www.anb.ca/page.php?content=awardsNominationform 


Sep 2 2011 - Shayne Dobson named to the 2011 Parapanamerican Games Team

The New Brunswick Athlete makes his first Team Canada Team.

Shayne Dobson ,will be among the 26 athletes wearing the Canada uniform at the 2011 Parapanamerican Games in Guadalajara, Mexico. Competition in athletics begins on Monday November 14th and will wrap up on Friday November 18th at the Telmex Athletics Stadium. The  21 year old athlete form  from Cambelton will compete in the T 37 800m and 1500m is the Canadian Champion in both these events.  He is currently studying kinesiology at l'Université de Moncton and is a member of Athlétisme Sud Est/South East Athletics (ASEA) .

“Shayne is relatively new to the sport by making this team it shows his immense potential'' said Athletics New Brunswick Technical Director Gabriel LeBlanc. ''This is also a historical day for ANB as Shayne become the first New Brunswick Para Athlete to qualify for a national team in over 10 years '' `

 

“This team is an investment in future potential,” states Athletics Canada  Lead Coach David Greig. “We are proud of these developing athletes rising to the challenge to qualify for the Parapanamerican Games. Of the athletes only two have been to a major games competition with Athletics Canada before.” Greig adds, “The leadership, guidance and perspective of veteran athlete Jason Dunkerley will help these newcomers build from the experience, on performance through to 2016.”

 

Jason Dunkerley of Ottawa, Ont., will be headlining Canada’s entry making his second Games appearance. He is the defending champion over both the T11 800-metres and 1500-metres events, highlighted by Games and Canadian records throughout.



2011 Parapanamerican Games Team

 

Name

Class

Event

Hometown

Coach

Richard Ball

T44

200m, 400m

Orillia, Ont.

Roger Deplancke

Cody Boast

Guide runner

 

Ottawa, Ont.

Ray Elrick

Rachael Burrows

T34

100m

Barrie, Ont.

Amanda Fader

Christy Campbell

T34

100m

Kitchener, Ont.

Ken Campbell

Richard Carr

T/F11

100m, Long Jump

Port Elgin, Ont.

Earl Farrell

Isaiah Christophe

T54

100m, 200m, 400m, 800m

Brampton, Ont.

Ken Thom

Brian Cummings

Guide runner

 

Ottawa, Ont.

Hugh Conlin

Shayne Dobson

T37

800m, 1500m

Campbellton, N.B.

Jules Comeau

Braedon Dolfo

T13

100m

Langley, B.C.

Kim Chapdelaine/ Laurier Primeau

Jason Dunkerley

T11

1500m, 5000m

Ottawa, Ont.

Ian Clark

Renee Foessel

F38

Javelin

Mississauga, Ont.

Ken Hall

Mark Harris

Guide runner

 

Toronto, Ont.

Craig Blackman

Simon Hodge

Guide runner

 

Toronto, Ont.

Dave Christiani

Courtney Johnson

T12

100m

Ottawa, Ont.

Hugh Conlin

Joshua Karanja

Guide runner

 

Ottawa, Ont.

Ian Clark

Brandon King

T12

100m, 400m

Ottawa, Ont.

Hugh Conlin

Noella Klawitter

T12

400m

Carleton Place, Ont.

Ian Clark

Jackie Marciano

T/F44

200m, 400m, Javelin

Halifax, N.S.

Mike Bawol

Virginia McLachlan

T37

100m, 200m

Windsor, Ont.

Ben Warnock

Alister McQueen

T/F44

100m, 200m, Javelin

Calgary, Alta.

Hugh Conlin

Issa Ouedraogo

F58

Javelin

Sherbrooke, Que.

Jean Laroche

Evan Porter

Guide runner

 

Port Elgin, Ont.

Earl Farrell

Jacqueline Rennebohm

T12

100m, 200m

Regina, Sask.

Hugh Conlin

Kevin Strybosch

F37

Discus

London, Ont.

Jason Tunks / John Allen

Sarah White

T53

100m, 200m, 400m

Montreal, Que.

Richard Tétreault

Kyle Whitehouse

T38

100m, 200m

Ste-Catharines, Ont.

Sue Bartol

 

Support Staff

 

 

Name

Position

Hometown

David Greig

Lead Coach

Ottawa, Ont.

Ueli Albert

Wheelchair Lead Coach

Wolfville, N.S.

Craig Blackman

Ambulatory Apprentice Coach

Toronto, Ont.

Hugh Conlin

Ambulatory Lead Coach

Ottawa, Ont.

Remo Bucci

Massage Therapist

Toronto, Ont.

Alix Côté-Tremblay

Athletic Therapist

Shefford, Que.

Marie-Ève Gauthier

Team Manager

Gatineau, Que.


At the last edition of the Parapanamerican Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2007, the Canadian team won 16 medals.  

 

For more information visit: http://www.athletics.ca/page.asp?id=536.

2017-05-25 - NBIAA Regionals
2017-05-23 - Genevieve Lalonde will run at Prefontaine Classic
2017-05-22 - JDLF Tryouts and Open Meet recap
2017-05-21 - 2017 Canada Summer Games Online Registration Directions
2017-05-21 - Saint John Track Club Spring Meet

 News by Month
May 2017 April 2017 March 2017
February 2017 January 2017 December 2016
November 2016 October 2016 September 2016
August 2016 July 2016 June 2016
May 2016 April 2016 March 2016
February 2016 January 2016 December 2015
November 2015 October 2015 September 2015
August 2015 July 2015 June 2015
May 2015 April 2015 March 2015
February 2015 January 2015 December 2014
November 2014 October 2014 September 2014
August 2014 July 2014 June 2014
May 2014 April 2014 March 2014
February 2014 January 2014 December 2013
November 2013 October 2013 September 2013
August 2013 July 2013 June 2013
May 2013 April 2013 March 2013
February 2013 January 2013 December 2012
November 2012 October 2012 September 2012
August 2012 July 2012 June 2012
May 2012 April 2012 March 2012
February 2012 January 2012 December 2011
November 2011 October 2011 September 2011
August 2011 July 2011 June 2011
May 2011 April 2011 March 2011
February 2011 January 2011 December 2010
November 2010 October 2010 September 2010
August 2010 July 2010 June 2010
May 2010 April 2010 March 2010
February 2010 January 2010 December 2009
November 2009 October 2009 September 2009
August 2009 July 2009 June 2009
May 2009 April 2009 March 2009
February 2009 January 2009 December 2008
October 2008 August 2008 July 2008
June 2008 May 2008 April 2008
March 2008 February 2008 January 2008
December 2007 November 2007 October 2007
August 2007 July 2007 June 2007
May 2007 April 2007 March 2007
February 2007 January 2007 December 2006
November 2006 October 2006 August 2006
July 2006 June 2006 May 2006
April 2006 March 2006 February 2006
January 2006 December 2005 November 2005
October 2005 September 2005 August 2005
July 2005 June 2005 May 2005
March 2005 February 2005 January 2005