Wednesday, October 4, 2023

International Athletics extends invitation to 6 extra Canadian athletes


On Sunday, International Athletics prolonged invites to 6 Canadian athletes to sign up for the prior to now decided on group of fifty to compete on the 2023 International Athletics Championships in Budapest. The overall Canadian group will include 56 athletes, consisting of 30 ladies and 26 males—two extra athletes than had been despatched to remaining 12 months’s international championships in Eugene, Oregon.

The extra six athletes are headlined by means of Canadian 5,000m champion Briana Scott and NCAA 800m runner Abdullahi Hassan, each making their international championship debuts of their respective occasions. Additionally added to the group are 2016 Olympian Erin Teschuk (W 5,000m), U Sports activities Athlete of the 12 months Mark Bujnowski (M shot put), Kate Present of Port Hope, Ont. (W 1,500m) and Grace Tennant of Lincoln, Ont. (W shot put).

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Kate Present within the ladies’s 1,500m on the 2023 Canadian Monitor and Box Championships in Langley, B.C. Photograph: Muad Issa (@muadems)

Even though those six athletes didn’t meet the arena championship usual, International Athletics has prolonged a call for participation to them in response to their international ratings and performances at primary meets.

Canada is coming off a a hit efficiency on the 2022 International Championships in Eugene, Ore., the place they gained 4 medals: one gold, two silver and one bronze. Significantly, Canada is the reigning international champion within the males’s 4x100m relay, defeating the robust U.S. group on their house turf remaining July. The quartet of Andre De Grasse, Aaron Brown, Brendon Rodney and Jerome Blake are desperate to shield their identify in Budapest.

Right here’s is up to date Workforce Canada lineup:

Athlete Tournament Native land Membership Trainer
Aaron BROWN M200m / M4x100m Toronto, ON Big name Athletics/Phoenix Athletics Dennis Mitchell
Abdullahi HASSAN M800m Scarborough, ON Phoenix Athletics Michael Bryne
Adam KEENAN M Hammer Throw Victoria, BC Athletics Victoria Sheldan Gmitroski
Aiyanna Stiverne W4x400m Laval, QC Dynamique de Laval Ronald Morency
Alysha NEWMAN W Pole Vault Delaware, ON Bolton Pole Vault Doug Wooden
Andre DE GRASSE M200m / M4x100m Markham, ON The Pace Academy John Coughlin
Anicka NEWELL W Pole Vault Saskatoon, SK Challenge Athletics Brookelyn Dickson
Ben PREISNER M Marathon Milton, ON Mile2Marathon Richard Lee
Benjamin FLANAGAN M5000m Ann Arbor, MI Very Great Monitor Membership Ron Warhurst
Bismark Boateng M4x100m Toronto, ON Unattached – ON Charles Allen
Bolade Ajomale M4x100m Richmond Hill, ON Flying Angels Charles Allen
Brendon RODNEY M100m / M200m / M4x100m Brampton, ON Sprintec Maurice Wilson
Briana SCOTT W5000m Vancouver, BC Mile2Marathon Richard Lee
Brooke OVERHOLT W400mH St. Marys, ON London Legion Monitor & Box Alliance Justin Byron
Camryn ROGERS W Hammer Throw Richmond, BC Kajaks TFC Mo Saatara
Ceili MCCABE W3000mSC Vancouver, BC West Virginia College Sean Cleary
Charles PHILIBERT-THIBOUTOT M1500m Quebec, QC Membership d’athlétisme de l’Université Laval Felix-Antoine Lapointe
Damian WARNER M Decathlon London, ON London Western Monitor and Box Membership Gar Leyshon
Django LOVETT M Top Bounce Toronto, ON Unattached – ON Jeff Huntoon
Duan Asemota M4x100m Ajax, ON The Pace Academy Charles Allen
Erin TESCHUK W5000m Toronto, ON New Stability/Workforce Ontario Andrew Carlson
Ethan KATZBERG M Hammer Throw Nanaimo, BC Kamloops Monitor & Box Membership Dylan Armstrong
Evan DUNFEE M20kmRW / M35kmRW Richmond, BC Race Stroll West Gerry Dragomir
Grace Konrad W400m / W4x400m Edmonton, AB Capital Town Monitor Membership Rob Fisher
Grace TENNANT W Shot Put Caistor Centre, ON SISU Throws Richard Parkinson
Jazz SHUKLA W800m Toronto, ON Royal Town Athletics Membership Terry Radchenko
Jean-Simon DESGAGNÉS M3000mSC Saint-Ferréol-les-Neiges, QC Membership d’athlétisme de l’Université Laval Felix-Antoine Lapointe
Jerome Blake M100m / M4x100m Kelowna, BC OAC Dennis Mitchell
Jillian WEIR W Hammer Throw  Kingston, ON Unattached Larry Steinke
Julie-Anne STAEHLI W5000m Lucknow, ON Workforce New Stability Boston Mark Coogan
Justin KENT M Marathon Burnaby, BC Coastal Monitor Membership Richard Lee
Kate CURRENT W1500m Coburg, ON London Western Monitor and Box Membership Man Schultz
Khamica BINGHAM W100m Brampton, ON Brampton Monitor Membership Damar Forbes
Kieran LUMB M1500m Vancouver, BC Vancouver Thunderbirds Andy Powell
Kyra CONSTANTINE W400m / W4x400m Brampton, ON Empire Athletics Gary Evans
Lucia STAFFORD W1500m Toronto, ON Royal Town Athletics Membership Terry Radchenko
Madeleine KELLY W800m Pembroke, ON Royal Town Athletics Membership Terry Radchenko
Madeline Value W4x400m Toronto, ON Unattached Mark Mueller
Malachi Murray M4x100m Edmonton, AB Capital Town Monitor Membership Rob Fisher
Marco AROP M800m Edmonton, AB Working Room Athletics Membership Ron Thompson
Mariam ABDUL-RASHID W100mH Oshawa, ON The Pace Academy Anthony McCleary
Mark BUJNOWSKI M Shot Put Mount Brydges, ON London Western Monitor and Box Membership Sylvia Kontra
Micha Powell W4x400m Montreal, QC Unbiased Bob Westman
Michelle HARRISON W100mH Saskatoon, SK Saskatoon Monitor & Box Membership Jason Reindl
Mohammed AHMED M5000m / M10,000m St.Catherines, ON Nike Bowerman Monitor Membership Jerry Schumacher
Natasha WODAK W Marathon Vancouver, BC Prairie Inn Harriers Trent Stellingwerff
Pierce LEPAGE M Decathlon Whitby, ON Unattached – ON Gregory Portnoy
Regan YEE W3000mSC Hazelton, BC Underneath Armour Stephen Haas
Rory LINKLETTER M Marathon Calgary, AB Puma Ryan Corridor
Rowan HAMILTON M Hammer Throw  Chilliwack, BC Kajaks Monitor & Box Membership Garrett Collier
Sarah MITTON W Shot Put North York, ON SISU Throws Richard Parkinson
Sasha GOLLISH W Marathon Toronto, ON Royal Town Athletics Membership Terry Radchenko
Savannah SUTHERLAND W400mH Borden, SK College of Michigan Steve Rajewsky
Simone PLOURDE W1500m Montreal, QC Nike Union Athletics Membership Kyle Kepler
Zoe Sherar W4x400m Toronto, ON Royal Town Athletics Membership Jason  Kerr

The 2023 International Athletics Championships will happen on the Nationwide Athletics Centre Box in Budapest., from Aug 19-27.


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