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Big Day for Canada in the sport of athletics

Big Day for Canada in the sport of athletics

Christopher Kelsall February 21, 2016 0

© Copyright – 2016 – Athletics Illustrated Another big day Saturday, for Canada in the sport of athletics during the 2016 indoor season with Canadian Pole Vault record holder and world champion Shawn Barber of

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Canadian Olympian’s father banned from Coaching in Canada

Canadian Olympian’s father banned from Coaching in Canada

Christopher Kelsall November 25, 2015 0

From CBC.ca The father and coach of Canadian pole vault world champion Shawn Barber has been banned by the national governing body for track and field after it learned of George Barber’s 2007 criminal conviction

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Derek Drouin and Elizabeth Gleadle advance to finals; Damian Warner in silver medal position after day 1 of decathlon

Derek Drouin and Elizabeth Gleadle advance to finals; Damian Warner in silver medal position after day 1 of decathlon

Christopher Kelsall August 28, 2015 0

Athletics Canada Christabel Nettey 4th in long jump final Beijing, China – On day seven of the 2015 IAAF World Championships Derek Drouin from Corunna, Ont., qualified for the men’s high jump final and Elizabeth Gleadle

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Gold for Canada: Shawn Barber earns gold in the Pole Vault

Gold for Canada: Shawn Barber earns gold in the Pole Vault

Christopher Kelsall August 24, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Toronto’s Shawn Barber cleared his first four pole vault attempts to earn the gold medal at the world championships on Monday, clearing 5.90-metres. This is his first major

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2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships: Day 1

2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships: Day 1

Christopher Kelsall August 22, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Day one at the 2015 IAAF World Track and Field Championships came to a close with few surprises, but with a few favourites winning too. For example Mo Farah

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Nine Canadians perform well at the 2015 NCAA Track and Field Championships

Nine Canadians perform well at the 2015 NCAA Track and Field Championships

Christopher Kelsall June 13, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated At the 2015 NCAA Track and Field Championships several Canadians performed well to represent their respective universities. Andre De Grasse of Markham, Ontario set Canadian running on its

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Shawn Barber, on top of the world

Shawn Barber, on top of the world

Christopher Kelsall May 4, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2015 – Athletics Illustrated Toronto, Ontario’s Shawn (Shawnacy) Barber has firmly established himself as a serious threat to medal at the 2015 Pan American Games that will be taking place this summer

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Shawn Barber for the Sullivan Award: Vote Now!

Shawn Barber for the Sullivan Award: Vote Now!

Christopher Kelsall March 9, 2015 0

  VOTE HERE (ONE VOTE PER PERSON, PER DAY) LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – University of Akron junior pole vaulter Shawn Barber(Kingwood, Texas) has been announced as a semifinalist for the prestigious 85th Annual AAU James E. Sullivan

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Shawnacy Barber: New Canadian Pole Vault Record

Shawnacy Barber: New Canadian Pole Vault Record

Christopher Kelsall January 5, 2015 0

© Copyright – 2014 – Athletics Illustrated Twenty-year-old Canadian Pole Vault athlete, Shawnacy Barber, today broke the national indoor record by vaulting to the height of 5.87m (19’3″) at the Texas Expo Vault competition, which

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Frizell, Nettey and Barber set Championship Records on Final Day of Canadian Championships

Frizell, Nettey and Barber set Championship Records on Final Day of Canadian Championships

Christopher Kelsall June 30, 2014 0

Lakatos wins 6th medal at Championship; Steacy wins 10th national title; Cummins retires Moncton, N.B. – The last day of the 2014 Canadian Track and Field Championships saw four Canadian records and seven Championship records

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