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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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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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Cameron Levins, Angela Whyte and Shawnacy Barber all win Bronze at Commonwealth Games

Cameron Levins, Angela Whyte and Shawnacy Barber all win Bronze at Commonwealth Games

Christopher Kelsall August 2, 2014 0

Athletics Canada Three bronze were added to the Commonwealth Games medal haul today bringing the total Athletics (Track & Field) count at the Games to 16. Shawnacy Barber of Toronto, Ont., Cam Levins of Black

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World Championship medallists headline Athletics Canada Francophone Games team

World Championship medallists headline Athletics Canada Francophone Games team

Christopher Kelsall September 5, 2013 0

Athletics Canada Ottawa – 61 athletes will represent Canada in athletics competition at the 2013 Jeux de la Francophonie in Nice, France. Headlining the team are 2013 IAAF World Championship medallists Derek Drouin of Corunna,

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Canada wins 19 medals at Pan American Junior Championships

Canada wins 19 medals at Pan American Junior Championships

Christopher Kelsall August 26, 2013 0

Athletics Canada The Canadian Pan American Junior Championship team is coming home from Medellin, Colombia today with quite a bit of extra baggage after winning 19 medals over the course of the weekend. Canada enjoyed

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Mohammed Ahmed records best ever Canadian finish in 10,000m; Damian Warner in 4th; Aaron Brown and Gavin Smellie advance to 100m semis

Mohammed Ahmed records best ever Canadian finish in 10,000m; Damian Warner in 4th; Aaron Brown and Gavin Smellie advance to 100m semis

Christopher Kelsall August 11, 2013 2

Athletics Canada Moscow – A number of Canadian athletes recorded strong performances on the first day of competition at the 2013 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championship in Athletics. Today’s Canadian highlights in

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Canadians in Action Tomorrow – World Track and Field Championships

Canadians in Action Tomorrow – World Track and Field Championships

Christopher Kelsall August 9, 2013 0

Athletics Canada Moscow – The 2013 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championship in Athletics begins tomorrow in Moscow, Russia.  Day one at the championship will see a total of twelve Canadian athletes enter

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Athletics Canada names 46 to 2013 IAAF World Championship Team

Athletics Canada names 46 to 2013 IAAF World Championship Team

Christopher Kelsall July 31, 2013 0

Athletics Canada Join the discussion thread here. Ottawa – Athletics Canada is pleased to officially name today the 46 athletes who will represent Canada at the 2013 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championship in

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Juniors by the Numbers; Canadian Junior Championships start tomorrow

Juniors by the Numbers; Canadian Junior Championships start tomorrow

Christopher Kelsall July 11, 2013 0

Athletics Canada ST-THERESE – The Canadian Junior Track and Field Championships kick off tomorrow in St-Therese, Que.  546 athletes (297 male, 249 female) will converge at Richard Garneau Stadium competing for the national junior titles. Entries: 834

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GOLD for Kimberly Hyacinthe; first Canadian female in athletics history to win gold at Universiade

GOLD for Kimberly Hyacinthe; first Canadian female in athletics history to win gold at Universiade

Christopher Kelsall July 10, 2013 0

Athletics Canada  Terrebonne, Que.’s Kimberly Hyacinthe won the gold medal today in the 200-metres at FISU in Kazan, Russia. Crossing the line in a personal best time of 22.78 seconds, Kim not only won the

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