On Saturday September 27 Athletics Ontario hosted a gala celebration to honour a tremendous year for Ontario athletes at “Celebrating Excellence in Athletics” Awards Banquet & Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.
Project Athletics had five nominations. Three athletes won awards!!
We had Arielle Tessier nominated for the Migdet Girls Sprints/Hurdles award and Micah Peters nominated for the Youth Boys Jumps award. Both of these athletes were top three finalists in their award division.
Our winners were Kyra Constantine in the Youth Girls Sprints/Hurdles award, Tia Thevenin in the Junior Women Sprints/Hurdles award and Tristan Slater in the Youth Boys Jumps award.
Congratulations to all our nominees and winners for Athletics Ontario 2014 Athlete of the Year Awards.
Central Group Training Location!!
Look for Coach Johnson at :
Earl Bales park is located at Sheppard and Bathurst. 2 lights south. When you enter the park bear right and go to the end parking lot by the ski hill.
Earle Bales Park
Raoul Wallenberg Rd
400m Daundre Barnaby 46.28 s 6s2 Philip Osei 47.16 s 6s1
100m Khamica Bingham 11.37 s 7th Shai-Anne Davis 11.52 s 4s3 Crystal Emmanuel 11.43 s 3s1
100m Dontae Richards-Kwok 10.42 s 8s3
100m H Phylicia George 13.66 s 5h2
200m Shai-Anne Davis 23.48 s 3s3 Crystal Emmanuel 23.46 s 4s2
Pole Vault Shaunacy Barber 5.45 m 3rd
4x100m Khamica Bingham 43.33 s 4th Crystal Emmanuel Phylicia George
World Junior Championships
100m H Tia Thevenin 13.68 s 7s2
World Youth Olympics
400m Kyra Constantine 53.70 s 5th
Pole Vault Tristan Slater 4.85 m 4th
Project Athletics Track and Field Program finished 3rd overall in Province of Ontario as a Track and Field Club!!!!
This is the highest outdoor placing in the history of the club!!!
Congratulations to our athletes and coaches on a job well done!!!!
Congratulations to our athletes on being named to Canadian National Teams.
All these athletes had to have the event standard, to go to a competition trial, and place in the top 2 or 3 position at the meet in order to be selected to represent Canada.
Let’s Cheer them on!!!
Youth Olympics Games in Nanjing, China August 20 to 27.
Kyra Constantine 400 m
Tristan Slater Pole Vault
World Junior Championships in Eugene, Oregon July 21 to 27.
Tia Thevenin 100m Hurdles
Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland July 27 to August 2.
Shawnacy Barber Pole Vault
Daundre Barnaby 400 m Relay
Philip Osei 400m Relay
Dontae Richards-Kwok 100m Relay
Khamica Bingham 100 m
Shai-Anne Davis 200m
Crystal Emmanuel 200 m
Phylicia George 100m Relay
As of Monday, the Toronto Track and Field Centre will be closed for the Pan Am Games renovations. We will be practicing at Downsview Park.
Here is the link from yahoo maps. (It is beside the turf soccer fields behind the hangar.)
GPS Coordinates: 43°44’39.3″N 79°28’28.5″W (43.744243, -79.474574)
From Keele and Sheppard
At the Intersection of Keele Street and Sheppard turn east onto Sheppard Avenue. The first set of lights you encounter will be Sheppard and John Drury Drive – the main entrance to the Park. Follow John Drury Drive into the park to the three-way stop. Turn left onto Carl Hall Road. Then make a right turn in to the Hangar fieldhouse driveway. Bear to the left and go behind the Hangar to the soccer turf fields. The track is located to the right between the soccer fields and the ice hockey areana.
Day 3 OFSAA Results
Arielle Tessier Midget Girl 200m 1st place 24.81s
Kyra Constantine Junior Girl 200m 1st place 24.33s
Emilia Grala Senior Girl Triple Jump 10th place 10.96m
Kola Olabode Senior Boy 400m Hurdles 7th place 57.14 s
Emilia Grala Senior Girl High Jump 5th place 1.65m
Congradulations to all our OFSAA competitors. Hard work got you here. Hard work will keep you here. Keep working!!!!
Day 2 at OFSAA Finals was a busy one.
Tia Theverin Senior Girls 100m Hurdles 2nd 13.82s
Alec Pechelli Senior Boys 110m Hurdles 4th 14.41s
Arielle Tessier Midget Girls 100m 1st 12.24s
Kyra Constantine Junior Girls 100m 1st 12.24s
Chante Burnett Junior Girls 100m 14th 13.16s
Kola Olabode Senior Boys 400m 5th 49.03s
Denaee Seaton Midget Girls 4 x 100m 5th 51.46 s
Natassha McDonald Senior Girls 4 x 100m 3rd 48.86s
Michah Peters Senior Boys High Jump 12th 1.90m
Congradulations to all our athletes.
On Thursday, we had 2 finalists from Project Athletics.
Kayode Simmonds 1st Place Senior Boys Triple Jump
Micah Peters 5th place Senior Boys Triple Jump
Congradulations gentlemen on your efforts!!!!!
Congradulations to our club athletes that made it to OFSAA high school championships. Cheer them on this weekend in Mississauga!!!
Olisa Anderson 4 x 100 m team member
Denee Seaton 4 x 100m team member
Emilia Grala Triple Jump
Tia Theverin 100m Hurdles, 4 x 100m team member
Kyra Constantine 100m, 200m, 400m, 4 x 100m relay
Chante Burnett 400m
Alec Pechelli 110m Hurdles, 4 x 400m relay
Kola Olabode 400m Hurdles
Micah Peters High Jump, Triple Jump