The UTTC M40 Relay team set a Canadian Record in the 4X800m Relay in 8:50.03
Jay Brecher, Jason Matthews, Bill Wells, Michal Kapral
UTTC was well represented at the 6th Canadian Masters Athletics Indoor Championships
on March 14-15 at the Toronto Track & Field Centre
W50 Annie Bunting won the 800m in 2:25.13 – missing the Canadian Record of 2:25.02 by a hair!
She also broke the Meet Record with a 64.38 in the 400m.
Breaking 65 seconds qualifies Annie for the IAAF World Championships
Masters Women’s 400m race in Beijing this summer.
Coach Chris Lemassif (#142) won the M45 50m and broke the Meet Record in 6.50
Jay Foubert was a close second in 6.51
M75 Keijo Taivassalo broke the Meet Records with a 6:19 in the 1500m and a 13:24 in the 3000m
He was also on a Relay team with Vern Christensen that broke the MR in the M70 4X400m
M60 John Helliker was the Canadian Champion in the 1500m, breaking the MR in 4:59.13
W60 Clara Northcott broke the MR with a 6:21 1500m and a 13:27 in the 3000m
M60 Peter Zowkewych broke the MR in the Pentathlon
with a total of 2610 points – but came 2nd, missing the Gold by 9 points!
Coach Paul broke the MR in the M50 800m in 2:05.69
His time was the 2nd fastest 800 of the meet – except for UTTC’s M40 Michal Kapral’s 2:04.47
Honourable Mention in the Records listing goes to Amy Ballon who’s 2:35.83
just missed the 12 year old W40 Meet Record of 2:35.23
Shaggy was the Meet Director for the 4th year in a row
UTTC results on our RESULTS page
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