|New Brunswick Indoor Championships Recap |
Feb 7 2016
The New Brunswick Indoor Track and Field Championship took place this past Saturday in Oromocto. The event had a great turnout with over 250 athletes attending and with some great performances.
The team Championships is always a great battle every year between our great teams from all over New Brunswick. This year Saint John Track Club (SJTC) won the Banner by only 7 points with the total of 438 points, very cose behind was Athlé Sud-est South East Ath (ASEA) with 431 points. In 3r... >> more
|Greater Saint John Field House|
Feb 5 2016
Greater Saint John Field House
Sport Clubs and Discover Saint John Team up to secure events for field house!
Local sports groups and Discover Saint John have teamed up to bid for events to host in the new Greater Saint John Field House once built. The facility which will feature artificial turf fields and the only national quality indoor track & field venue in Atlantic Canada will be a prime location for national and regional events.
The sporting community is starting now to m... >> more
|Canada Summer Games 2017 Coach Profile – KATHLEEN KIELY|
Feb 1 2016
It was about ten years ago that Coach Kiely, originally from Antigonish Nova Scotia, was approached by a ASEAncoaches (Peter Stuart) to start coaching education in athletics with the club. Seeing as her daughter was involved with the sport, she agreed to help out. It was not too long after that Coach Kiely was loving every minute and continuing her education in the sport. Before having begun coaching in athletics, she was an NCCP Equestrian Coach.
When reflecting on her experiences... >> more
|New Brunswick athletes shine at Mcgill Team Challenge|
Jan 31 2016
This past weekend saw the a number of our New Brunswick athletes travel to Montreal with their various teams to take part in the McGill Team Challenge with 16 men’s teams, 17 women’s teams, and dozens of individual athletes taking part this meet once again showed that it is one of the premiere track and field events in Canada. The 3 AUS New Brunswick Track and field team (University of New Brunsiwck, St Thomas University and Université de Moncton made the trip)... >> more
|Help us make the NB Championships the best ever!|
Jan 28 2016
Hello athletes,volunteers parents, coaches, and officials,
The New Brunswick Indoor Track and Field Championships are taking place February 6th, 2016 at the Gagetown Fitness Base located at CFB Gagetown in Oromocto, New Brunswick.
As this is a big championships with athletes competing from all across Eastern Canada, and in every age class, we are looking for volunteers /contributors to help make this the BEST possible event possible!
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|Lalonde Shines at New Balance Games in New York |
Jan 26 2016
Geneviève Lalonde of Moncton, competing for the Speed River Track Club, ran a personal best in the mile to finish 9th at the New Balance Games in New York with a time of 4:39.30. This time ranks her as 17th in the Canadian all-time list for the indoor mile! Her official split at the 1500m mark was 4:20.10, which breaks the New Brunswick senior indoor record of 4:25.96 set by Patti Blanchard back in 1990. This ranks as Geneviève’s fastest ever indoor seaso... >> more
|Canada Summer Games 2017 Coach Profile: JASON REINDL|
Jan 21 2016
Coach Reindl is currently working with the Saint John Track Club and the UNB Varsity Reds Athletics team. From his childhood in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, he was well versed in the sport of athletics given that his parents were both athletes who later became coaches/managers in the sport. Having grown up in a track and field home, he would eventually become involved himself. He competed as a member of the Saskatoon Track and Field Club, University of Saskatchewan Huskies and Team Saskatchewan f... >> more
|NCCP Coaching Education - Performance Coach Workshop|
Jan 21 2016
Coaching Education Opportunities
In April 2016 a performance coach (fomerly competition development) workshop is being held in Atlantic Canada.
April 9-10 Performance Planning - non-event specific - Truro, NS
Athletics New Brunswick and Athletics Nova Scotia are partnering to host the non-event specific portions of the performance coach (formerly competitio... >> more
Athlete of the Month (January 2016) Geneviève Lalonde. One of Canada's greatest distance athletes made her season debut at the New Balance Games running the mile in a time of 4:39.30. Not only does this time rank the Moncton native as the 17th fastest in Canadian history, but her official 1500m split of 4:20.10 also broke the long standing provincial record set in 1990!