|NB Middle School XC Championships recap|
Oct 24 2014
The New Brunswick middle school cross country season concluded with a spectacular finish at the New Brunswick Middle School Cross Country Championships that took place this past Saturday. The Town of Hampton hosted the meet under overcast skies, though rain held off for the majority of the competition.
On the girls side:
- Gabriella Rocca of Bliss Carmen Middle School claimed the grade 6 girls title, finishing the 1.5km course in 6:02.7. Madeleine McLeod of Eco... >> more
|Team NB to Atlantic Cross Country Championships|
Oct 23 2014
Athletics New Brunswick is putting together a provincial team to attend the 2014 Atlantic Cross Country Championship on November 2nd in Halifax. Information on the team is available here: http://www.trackie.com/online-registration/event.php?id=1440 . Please feel free to share this information with your athletes that could be interested .
Our goals are simple :
- Have a HUGE contingency of New Brunswick Athletes for a great experience
- Win some Atla... >> more
|Saint John Track & Field Club first club in history certified by Club Excellence Program|
Oct 22 2014
Athletics New Brunswick is extremely excited to announce that the Saint John Track & Field Club from Saint John, New Brunswick is the first sport club in Canada to be certified by the Club Excellence Program.
Bill MacMackin, Saint John Track and Field Club (SJTC) President, "The SJTC pursued certification to strengthen the structure and governance of the club, help ensure sustainability, and to ensure we had good policies and practices. But mostly we wanted to have a s... >> more
|Athletics New Brunswick Partners with The Legs for Literacy, New Brunswick's Largest Road Race|
Oct 22 2014
Athletics New Brunswick Partners with The Legs for Literacy, New Brunswick's Largest Road Race
Athletics New Brunswick is extremely happy to announce a partnership with New Brunswick’s largest road race, The Legs for Literacy.
The annual event, held this weekend in Moncton, attracts more than 3000 runners and walkers each year. Along with the road race, there will be also be more opportunities for kids and parents to participate at the race expo and fa... >> more
|NBIAA Cross Country Provincial Recap 2014|
Oct 17 2014
The NBIAA Cross Country Championships concluded with an exciting finish earlier today. Over 220 high school runners showed up to Moncton to vie for top three positions and a chance at the NBIAA team banners.
Laura Dickinson of Miramichi Valley High School captured the junior girls 3km race with a time of 11:27, narrowly beating out Natasha Vatcher of Oromocto High in second in 11.35 and Jenna Keilty of École Sainte-Anne in 3rd with a time of 12:19. In the... >> more
|NB Middle School Cross Country Championships set for Saturday|
Oct 16 2014
The 2014 New Brunswick Middle School Cross Country Championships will be held this Saturday October 18th in Hampton. The events brings in the best youth runners in our province and promises to be a great event. Over 150 Athletes are expected this year.
The championships will start with a 1.5 km race for grades 6 at 12:45 , a 2 km race for grade 7 while the grade 8 girls will run 2.5 km and the grade 8 boys 3 km.
This event is open to all participants Grade 6-8th and registration... >> more
|NBIAA Cross Country Regionals Recap|
Oct 13 2014
This past Saturday the NBIAA held its regional Championships. The North East Championships were held in Charlo hosted by École Aux Quatre Vent while the South West was hostd in Hampton by Saint John High. Over 350 athletes took part in these championships in hopes to qualify for the NBIAA provincial Championships that will be held in Moncton Friday October 17th.
North East Championships
Laura Dickinson of Miramichi Valley High School took the win in the ju... >> more
|NBIAA Regional Country Championships set for Saturday|
Oct 9 2014
NBIAA Regional Country Championships set for Saturday
Both the North East and the South West High School Cross Country regional meet will be held this Saturday October 11th. Over 430 athletes from all around the province will try to qualify for next week’s Provincial championships that will take place on Friday Ocober 17th in Moncton.
There will be 4 races on the schedule : a 3km race for the Junior girls (grade 9-10) , a 4km for Junior boys (grade 9-10) a 4km for Senior g... >> more
Athlete of the Month (September 2014): Lee Wesselius. With the university cross country season just starting, Lee Wesselius of Riverglade showed that he will be a force to reckon with. Wesselius, who competes for St. FX, won the Acadia Cross Country Invitational with a time of 25:30, beating out last years AUS champion by almost 30 seconds. He also finished 2nd at the UNB / STU Invitational the following week. He was also named ST-FX athlete of the week (Sept7-14th)