Friday, August 12, 2022

Athletics

On Monday, August 1, local grade 11 runner Kara Tichbourne was part of the record breaking team that shattered the national distance medley relay record (DMR) in Hamilton, Ontario.  The DMR consists of four runners competing as a team in the 1200m - 400m - 800m - 1600m events.  Tichbourne ran the third leg of the relay race as she took the 800m portion. The four girls are all in the U18 category and competed against four strong university teams. ...
After a two-year hiatus from racing on the East Coast, the local race team of Ben Young returned with a vengeance, securing the double-win and pole position at Atlantic Motorsports Park on July 22-24. Just like Young’s last visit to Shubie in 2019, the track brought the heat and the drama, making for a fantastic weekend’s racing. The excitement kicked off on Friday with the Superpole session in which Young and title rival Alex Dumas tied for pole position. Young...

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