Congratulations to all Royal City Track and Field Club kids who competed at the Cross Country Series Races over the weekend of September 27/28th.
At Bear Creek Park, 17 RCTFC athletes turned out in force to compete in the South Fraser hosted meet. Congratulations to Sabine Girt, Ella F, Milena Kalisch, Emily Chilton, Grace F, Ashlynne Stairs, Monika Arcadi, Keenan Clark, Emma Dolman, Shea Janke, Maria Kim, Grace Hodges, and Emily, Kate and Elizabeth Bowles for their competitive spirit on the course.
Highlights included a 4th place finish for Emily Chilton in the 15 year old girls’ category, a 1st and 2nd place finish for Grace Fetherstonhaugh and newcomer Ashlynne Stairs in the 14 year old girls’ category, a 1st place finish for Shea Janke in the 13 year old boys’ category and 3rd for Milena Kalisch in the 11 year old girls’ agegroup.
Congratulations to Track Rascals Liv Russo, Christina Hodges and Kelsey Clark for their courageous performances.
On the Sunday, 9 Royal City Track and Field Club athletes (Paige Deedman, Emma Dolman, Milena Kalisch, Kate Stewart-Barnett, Monika Arcadi, Angus Steele, Ashlynne Stairs, Ella and Grace Fetherstonhaugh) travelled up to the Whistler Olympic Park to compete in the Whistler Spirit Run. Strong performances were ran by all!
Highlights included Angus Steele’s 2nd place finish in the 9 year old boys’ category and 3rd place overall in the (9-12 year old event), Kate Stewart-Barnett’s 3rd place finish and Milena Kalisch’s 4th place finish in the 11 year old girls’ category, and Grace Fetherstonhaugh’s 2nd place finish and Ashlynne Stairs’ 3rd place finish in the 14 year old girls’ category.