June 2017 Sasha Golish
Sasha won the Stumptown Twilight 5000 in Portland OR on June 16 in 15:24.12 – 2.12 seconds over the qualifying standard for London World’s. The CAN record is 17.01.3. Ranks her #4 in the 5000 in Canada.
May 2017 Debbie Zinman
W45 Debbie ran a very good 100m in 14.22 (84.4%) into a head wind at the UTTC Allcomers. It was a new Club Record
April 2017 Simon Rayner
Simon ran 17:51.5 in the Bum Run 5K – the only Club Age Graded mark over 80% this month
March 2017 Lynn Kobayashi
Lynn won the Silver medal in the 3000m at the World Masters Indoor Championships in Daegu Korea
February 2017 Sasha Gollish
Sasha ran the Mile at the Athletics Canada Championships in Montreal in 4:40.19 – breaking the W35 CAN Record by 27 seconds. The record has stood for 33 years!
(photo credit: Athletics Canada/Yves Longpre)
January 2017 Peter Zowkewych Peter won the Gold and broke the CAN in the Indoor Heptathlon at the USATF Championships with 4235 points and set an ONT Record in the High Jump of 1.45m
August 2016 W55 4X400m Relay Team Heather O’Hagen, Clara Northcott, Lynn Kobayashi, Joy Kamarish
broke the CAN record in 5:51
July 2016 Vern Christensen
Vern broke the M75 CAN Steeple record three times!
May 2016 Gary McColeman
M75 Gary improved his 400m time by 5 seconds since last year
April 2016 Coach Walter Faion
Walter raced 4 out of 5 weekends during the month – Around the Bay 30K, Spring Run Off 8K, Oakville 10K, and the Toronto Marathon
March 2016 John ‘Run Like’ Helliker
John won the Gold in the 1500m with a AG 86.54% (Masters Points 180.3) and a Silver medal at the Nationals in the 800m with a AG 83.76% (Masters Points 173.2)
February 2016 Stuart Galloway
Stuart broke TWO Indoor CAN records – the 1500m in 4:26.22, and the 5000m in 16:26 shortly after turning M55
January 2016 Peter Zowkewych
Peter broke the M65 CAN Record with 4080 points in the Indoor Heptathlon at the USATF Championships. He broke the ONT High Jump and Long Jump records at the event. He also broke the ONT records in the Triple Jump and Shot Put at OMA Mini Meet #1
November 2015 Rita Botelho
Rita was first W55 at the Sunnybrook 8K, first W55 at the Provincial XC and second at the National XC CHampionships
October 2015 Anthony MacIsaac
Anthony was our highest AG scorer at the Sunnybrook 8K and has been consistently in the top two all season
September 2015 Stuart Galloway
Stuart was the highest AG% score at Taylor Creek at 89.35% – one of the highest scores ever at a Masters Cross Country race!
August 2015 Annie Bunting
Annie won the Silver in the W50 800m at the World Championships in Lyon in 2:28.35 She also won the Bronze in the 1500m in 5:01.73
July 2015 Kate Cochrane-Brink Kate broke the W45 CAN record with a 1:14.18 in the 400m Hurdles at the Canadian Masters Championships in St Catharines
June 2015 Peter Zowkewych
Peter won the Gold medal at the South-Eastern USATF
Masters Championships in the Pentathlon,
breaking M60 club records for points and in the 200m
May 2015 Jay Foubert
Jay ran a 11.67 PB in the 100m at the UTTC Tuesday Twilight May 26th – now 6th in the World Rankings
April 2015 Keijo Taivassalo
Keijo was the first M75 at the Boston Marathon in 3:35
a few days later, he ran 22:56 in the Bum Run 5K
March 2015 Chris Lemassif Coach Chris (lane 5) went to the European Masters Championships in Torun Poland – setting M45 Club Records in the 60m and 200m
February 2015 Kate Cochrane-Brink
Kate scored 40 points at the OMA Indoor Championships
January 2015 Nancy Catton
Nancy ran the 60m, 200m, and 400m in Mini Meet #2
setting W45 Club Records in all three events
December 2014 Mark Sterling
Mark ran the California Marathon in early December, 3:01:13
which was over a 3 minute PB!
November 2014 W30 Joan Chung
Joan ran 3:07:31 at the New York Marathon in cold, very windy conditions – a huge PB
October 2014 M40 Michal Kapral Michal broke the World Joggling Record in the Half Marathon in 1:20:40 at the Toronto Waterfront event
September 2014 W50 Annie Bunting
Annie was 2nd W50 in the Fifth Avenue Mile
in New York with a stunning 5:22 – 92.92% Age Grade
August 2014 M60 Peter Zowkewych
Peter competed at the NCCWMA Championships in
Costa Rica – Gold in the High Jump (ONT record), Silver – Pentathlon, Silver -Javelin (PB), Bronze -Shot, Discus (PB)
July 2014 M50 Mike Sherar
Mike ran the anchor leg of the 4X800 Relay team
that broke the World Record at the CMA Champs.
He also won 2 Golds and a Silver at the USATF meet
June 2014 M40 Nigel John
Nigel jumped 6.59m in the Long Jump
at the OMA Championships. This jump would have placed him 2nd in both Porto Alegre and Budapest.
May 2014 W35 Marie-Josée Le Jour
MJ broke the World Record in the W35 Throws Pentathlon with an incredible 4,047 pts
April 2014 W30 Joan Chung
Joan exemplifies the perseverance that all our Club members made in training for the Boston Marathon.
Joan finished in 3:17:45
March 2014 Coach Paul Osland Paul won the Silver in the M50 800m at the World Championships – breaking the CAN record. He also broke the CAN in the 1500m, and broke four CAN records at the CMA Championships
February 2014 Khama Beckles
Khama broke the CAN record in the 60m in 8.02 and the ONT record in the 200 in 26.92
January 2014 Marie-Josee Le Jour & Mike Sherar MJ broke her own Canadian Record
in the W35 Weight Throw
Mike broke the CAN Record in the M50 800m
November 2013 UTTC Masters Cross Country Team
The Team went from a third place last season to finish as the second place Club in the
Cross Country Series in Ontario
October 2013 M45 Chris Warburton
Chris was 5th in the 100m and 8th in the 200m at the World Championships in Brazil
September 2013 W30 Marie-Josee Le Jour Marie-Josee had a 4th place finish in the Discus at the World Jeux De La Francophonie in Nice, France.
She threw a season’s best 51.73
August 2013 W35 Khama Beckles Khama had two 4th place finishes in the 100m (12.65) and 200m (26.45) at the World Masters Games in Torino Italy.
Both were run into a headwind and both are Club Records
July 2013 M60 John ‘Run Like’ Helliker John won both the M60 800m and the 1500m at the Ontario Championships – making him #1 Ranked in the country. His times would have medalled at the
last World Championships
May 2013 W40 Amy Ballon Amy ran her first track race at the UTTC Twilight Meet – finishing the 3000m in 11:45 – which was faster than her 1000 interval pace at the workouts!
April 2013 M40 Ming Tsai Ming was first overall in the Waterloo Half Marathon on April 28th in a time of 1:18:24
March 2013 W35 Khama Beckles Khama broke the Canadian W35 50m record, the 60m record twice, and the Ontario 200m record
February 2013 W55 Lynn Kobayashi Lynn broke the Canadian W55 Indoor 5000m
twice in the month
January 2013 W35 Khama Beckles Khama ran the 60m at the Fred Foot meet at the AC on Jan 19th equaling her ONT record of 8.24
November 2012 M60 John Helliker won the very tough M60 division at the Ontario Cross Country Championships in Kingston
October 2012 M40 Michal Kapral won the Trapline Marathon in Newfoundland on October 13th in a course record 2:59:32 ….while Joggling!
September 2012 M35 Jay Brecher won the OMA Taylor Creek 5K Cross Country race overall…..just nicking M50 Chris Deighan in a sprint to the finish line. Jay Broke Phil Oreopolos’ Course Record
August 2012 Jay Foubert Jay was the Canadian M40 100m Champion, and 200m Silver Medalist in Saint John. He is the #1 ranked M40 100m Sprinter in Canada –
with the four fastest times all year
July 2012 Chris Lemassif
Chris was the Ontario M45 Champion in the 100m, 200m, and 400m at the OMA Championships on July 29th.
Chris ran some of his fastest times since 2009!
June 2012 Leanna Lee W25 Leanna was the 7th Pro Woman in the
New Orleans 5150 Triathlon in 2:20:15
May 2012 Mel White
Mel White M50 ran the 100m 13.34 (83.37%) and the 200m 27.21 (83.52%) at the 1st Tuesday Twilight Meet.
Mel had a huge half-a-second PB in the 100 and
over-a-full-second PB in the 200
April 2012 Lynn Kobayashi
Lynn won the W55 division at the Toronto 10K in 43:26 and scored a 86.81% Age Grade (her highest ever)
with a 21:04 finish in a 5K
March 2012 John Helliker
John won the Canadian Championship M60 1500m against stiff competition and broke the Meet Record in the event
January/February 2012 Andre Mitchell Annie Bunting
Andre won the Ontario Championships M35 200m in a 24.43 PB. He also set a 7.51 PB in the 60m at the meet.
Annie broke the CAN Indoor 5000m record, the ONT Indoor 1500m record, and won the 800m at the Ontario Championships
November 2011 Lynda de Boer
Lynda was the W50 Ontario Cross Country Champion with the 15th highest AG% score (83.3%). She also won the W50 diamond at the Run For The Diamonds in Berwick PA
October 2011 Nicky Slovitt
Nicky set a massive PB in the Waterfront Half Marathon and ran the very challenging Sunnybrook 8K Cross Country – her first XC race
September 2011 Annie Bunting
Annie won the W40-49 division of the Fifth Avenue Mile in New York on September 24th
August 2011 Kevin Farr
Kevin ran three road races – Carrotfast in Bradford, the OMA Championships finishing first M40 in 17:20, Slainte Summer Classic 5K 3rd Overall and 1st M40, Ingersoll Harvest Run 5K in 18:15 – 2nd Overall and 1st M40
July 2011 Mike Sherar
Mike won the Gold Medal in the 800m and Silver in the 400m at the World Masters Championships in Sacramento. He was also part of the Bronze medal winning
4X400m Relay Team
June 2011 UTTC Team at the Canadian Championships
UTTC was the first place Club at the Canadian Masters Championships at Varsity