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Portland Track Festival causes shift in Canadian athletics landscape

Portland Track Festival causes shift in Canadian athletics landscape

Christopher Kelsall June 13, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated The list of potential Team Canada members going to the Rio Olympic Trials, just shifted a little during the Portland Track Festival. The implications should make for intriguing

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Will Jessica O’Connell win gold in the 5,000m on Tuesday?

Will Jessica O’Connell win gold in the 5,000m on Tuesday?

Christopher Kelsall July 20, 2015 1

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated The 2015 Toronto Pan Am/Para Pan Am women’s 5,000m final will take place Tuesday, July 21st. the top eight or nine athletes appear fairly evenly matched, however, Canada’s

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Canadian Track and Field Championships: Women’s 5,000m – a three-women race

Canadian Track and Field Championships: Women’s 5,000m – a three-women race

Christopher Kelsall July 2, 2015 0

See the message board discussion here. © Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Jessica O’Connell is having quite the season. Will she continue to roll out the personal bests with her next race, the 5,000-metre final

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Canadian Track and Field Championships: Women’s 1500m

Canadian Track and Field Championships: Women’s 1500m

Christopher Kelsall June 29, 2015 0

See nationals discussion thread here. © Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated The Canadian Track and Field Championships are taking place this week n Edmonton, starting on July 2nd and wrapping up on July 5th. Canadians

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Jessica O’Connell wins a 5K in Vienna

Jessica O’Connell wins a 5K in Vienna

Christopher Kelsall June 1, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Jessica O’Connell won the 28th Austrian Women’s Run on Sunday, May 31st. The Canadian was victorious over 5K in the time of 15:32.8, which is a new personal

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Canadian Cross Country Championships: Women’s Senior Race

Canadian Cross Country Championships: Women’s Senior Race

Christopher Kelsall November 18, 2014 1

Breakdown of the Senior Women Race, click here. Breakdown of the Senior Men’s Race, click here. Breakdown of the Junior Women’s Race, click here. Breakdown of the Junior Men’s Race, click here. © Copyright – 2014 – Athletics

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Jessica O’Connell Interview

Jessica O’Connell Interview

Christopher Kelsall September 19, 2014 1

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Former West Virginia Mountaineers athlete Jessica O’Connell has returned to her home in Alberta to continue training and studying Exercise Physiology at the University of Calgary. She is

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First Canadian 5K road race champions crowned

First Canadian 5K road race champions crowned

Christopher Kelsall September 8, 2014 0

Even before most of the stars from the Toronto film festival had a chance to wake up Sunday morning, the first-ever Canadian 5K road race champions were crowned on the area’s tony streets. Pier-Olivier Laflamme

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Canadians at NACAC Cross Country Championships

Canadians at NACAC Cross Country Championships

Christopher Kelsall February 24, 2014 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated The 2014 North American, Central American and Caribbean Cross Country Championships (NACAC) took place on Saturday, February 22nd in Trinidad and Tobago. Four Canadian teams raced in warm

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Updated: Top Twenty Canadian Indoor List – 2/12/2014

Updated: Top Twenty Canadian Indoor List – 2/12/2014

Christopher Kelsall February 11, 2014 0

Here is an interesting ranking of Canadian athletes today.  Not endorsed by Athletics Canada, but compiled form Douglas Clement. Top Twenty Canadians Indoor to February 12, 2014 Men Name Event Mark IAAF points * Cam Levins’89 2000 4:55.35 1223 * Aaron Brown’92 200m 20.53 1206 * Nathan Brannen’82 Mile 3:54.22 1205 * Sam Effah’88 60m 6.58 1167 Brendon Rodney’92 200m 20.78 1167 * Mike Mason’86 High Jump 2.30m 1166 Jeremy

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