|More Than 15 Provincial Record Holders Competing This Weekend|
Jun 21 2019
The East Coast Games / NB Outdoor Champs / RJTW Provincials are taking place this Saturday and Sunday, June 22 and 22, at the Canada Games Stadium in Saint John NB. So far 281 athletes are registered for this fantastic trio of events and registration deadline is at 7PM AST tonight (Friday) at the following link: https://www.trackie.com/online-registration/event/east-coast-games-nb-outdoor-champs-rjtw-provincials/31543/
More than 15 provincial record holders will be participating in t... >> more
|Silver Medal for Robertson at Canadian Combined Events Champs|
Jun 17 2019
On June 15th and 16th the Canadian Combined Events Championships took place in Toronto, Ontario. This event was hosted as part of the 2019 Athletics Ontario Outdoor Championships. All participants are automatically entered into the National championships as well as their corresponding provincial championships. Chris Robertson, a New Brunswick native who now lives in Oakville, Ontario competed in the decathlon. He finished with a very impressive 6827 points which secured a second-place fi... >> more
|New Brunswick’s Track & Field History by Rod MacKenzie, Part 2|
Jun 14 2019
Welcome to Part 2, our second installment on the History of National and International Performances by New Brunswick Track and Field athletes over the last one hundred years. We hope you enjoyed our Part 1 segment on the Olympic Games.
Today, we will look back at the eight NB athletes who represented Canada at the British Commonwealth Games from 1930-2018. As many of you know, the international world of track and field has had, for some time now, a wonderful competitive celebration o... >> more
|Jacob Leblanc named to Team Canada!|
Jun 14 2019
Athletics Canada has selected Moncton's Jacob Leblanc to represent Canada at the 2019 World Para Athletics U20 Championships set for Nottwil, Switzerland later in July. Jacob currently holds provincial records in the T54 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m and 1500m. More information can be found here: https://athletics.ca/athletics-canada-selects-four-athletes-to-represent-canada-at-2019-wpa-u20-championships/... >> more
|New-Brunswick Middle School Track and Field Championships|
Jun 13 2019
On Wednesday June 12ththe Moncton Stadium hosted the New-Brunswick Middle School Track and Field Championships. The day was filled with sunshine, smiles and great performances. Over 30 schools attended and a total of 608 kids participated. Six middle school records were set yesterday. George St Middle School from Fredericton won the team banner.
Here are the standout results from the different categories:
Grade 6 girls... >> more
|Hub City Classic - Recap|
Jun 11 2019
This past Saturday the annual Hub City classic was held in Moncton once again. This is a meet notorious for notable times and this year was no different. With spectacular weather, the athletes were dishing out some top-tier performances.
Highlights from the meet include:
Jordan Henri (AETOS) running the 100m sprint and finishing the prelims with a speedy time of 10.54 and going on to the finals to win with an incredible time of 10.44. Sadly, neither of these times were wind l... >> more
Jun 10 2019
This past weekend several competitions took place across the country (and the states) where our NB athletes did everything except disappoint.
Some of the highlights include:
The NCAA Division I Championships in Texas where Laura Dickinson of Miramichi ran the 10 000m race and finished in an impressive 15th place finish with a time of 34:03.76. This was Laura’s first NCAA championship running for Syracuse University and she finished with an All-American honor.
The Speed... >> more
Jun 6 2019
Dear ANB members, please take a moment to read the following policies that have been updated on June 5th, 2019:
Policy 2.0 Provincial Teams
Policy 2.1 Provincial Teams Staffing
Policy 9.0 Provincial Team Eligibility
Policy 12.2 Hall of Fame
All policies are available here: https://www.anb.ca/General/policies.php
If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!... >> more
Athlete of the Month
Athlete of the Month (March 2019): Geneviève Lalonde. On March 30th, Geneviève Lalonde represented Team Canada at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Aarhus, Denmark. Not only was the the top Canadian from start to finish, Geneviève ran the entire race in the top 25, finishing in 20th place among a strong group of women. This is the best finish by a Canadian woman since 2004 at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships.