by: Molly Gibson Kirby Eight Kelowna athletes have qualified for the Rio Olympics and Paralympics and will be leaving for Olympics trials shortly. On Wednesday afternoon, Pacific Sport Okanagan and the City of Kelowna joined together to hold a celebration barbeque for the Okanagan athletes. “We still haven’t made the team for Rio yet. That … Continue reading Kelowna Para Athlete Prepares for Rio Olympic Trials
Maybe not the most comprehensive break-down, but it gives you the gist of things. I’ll take some time to go through my Classification (T54) and how that separates me in a future article. Para-Athletics Classification Explained on Paralympic.org or watch the video below:
Another Vancouver Sun Run in the books! 24:06 Interview clip at the finish line, somewhere in this article. http://vancouversun.com/news/local-news/blue-skies-and-smiles-at-sun-run-start And here’s the written article. Thanks Mike Beamish! Sweat and smiles at Sun Run finish line BC Athletics, Aspire Health & Performance, PacificSport Okanagan, BC Wheelchair Sports Association (BCWSA), WC Race Series Congratulations to Lanni Marchant … Continue reading Vancouver Sun Run 2016
Back to the track tonight for some more training. Focus and preparation. Getting the head back in the game after an embarrassing start to the championships. 4x400m Semi’s coming up Friday night. What we came here for!
A strong and tactical race. Here’s the 1500m (Men’s T54) Final from last night. 1. Rawat Tana, 2. David Weir, and 3. Saichon Konjen