Track and field

Abbotsford’s Harnek Toor has emerged as a dominant athlete in masters throwing competitions. (Submitted)

Abbotsford’s Harnek Toor has record throwing year

Local senior up 2021 BC Male Field Athlete of the Year after numerous broken records

 

Vernon summer resident Julie McCann (née Holland) set an unofficial world record Monday, Aug. 9, at Greater Vernon Athletic Park, becoming the fastest woman to run 100 metres on all fours with a clocking of 22.99 seconds. (Christine Castrucow photo)

100 metre dash – on all fours: Vernon woman breaks unofficial Guinness record

Vernon resident Julie McCann sets unofficial Guinness mark as fastest woman to cover 100 metres on all fours

 

Donovan Bailey of Canada celebrates after winning the gold medal in the men’s 100 meter final at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Saturday, July 27, 1996. (AP Photo/Ed Reinke)

FLASHBACK: Donovan Bailey races at Abbotsford’s Rotary Stadium in 1996

25th anniversary of Harry Jerome Track Classic making its lone stop in Abbotsford

 

MEI’s Josh Carsience has signed with the Trinity Western University Spartans track and field program. (Facebook)

MEI’s Josh Carsience signs with Trinity Western University

Grade 12 student will join track and field team at Langley-based school in the fall

MEI’s Josh Carsience has signed with the Trinity Western University Spartans track and field program. (Facebook)
Township of Langley will play host to the 2022 and 2023 Canadian Track and Field Championships. (Braden Collum/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Langley Township first B.C. city to host World Track and Field Trials in nearly 20 years

Township of Langley will host 2022 and 2023 editions

Township of Langley will play host to the 2022 and 2023 Canadian Track and Field Championships. (Braden Collum/Special to Langley Advance Times)