IAAF ATHLETICS AWARDS 2018 EVELYN LOPEZ The Woman of the Year 2018 is Evelyn Lopez, whose dedication to developing sport and athletics has been unparalleled. She has volunteered in athletics for 44 years.
IAAF Rising Star Award for 2018 SYDNEY McLAUGHLIN Two world U20 records at 400m hurdles (52.75) Two U20 indoor world bests at 400m (50.36i) World senior lead at 400m hurdles US collegiate champion at 400m hurdles
Photos: Copyrights The Americas remains on top of the athletics world With no Olympic Games or world outdoor championships, 2018 meant a year of great success for athletics in the Americas, confirmed as the leading region with a commanding victory at the 3rd IAAF Continental Cup. The event that brought together four geographical regions … Continue reading The Americas remains on top of the athletics world
GENEVIÈVE LALONDE AND LUCAS BRUCHET TAKE 2018 CANADIAN CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIP SENIOR TITLES It was a great day of racing at the fourth and final Canadian Cross Country Championships in Kingston, Ont., before the event heads west for the 2019 and 2020 editions in Abbotsford, B.C. The conditions were favourable with the rain holding off … Continue reading CAN – National Cross Country Championships 2018
Rob Guy informed the Board of Directors that he will be leaving his dual roles as Chief Executive Officer of Athletics Canada and President of the Athletics Canada Foundation effective Friday, Nov. 23. “I have enjoyed the past eight years, I am proud of what we have accomplished and I have met and worked with … Continue reading CAN – Rob Guy steps down as CEO of Athletics Canada and ACF President