Royal City Track & Field Club athletes win well at BC High School Champs

Fourteen Midget and Junior Royal City Track & Field Club athletes qualified to compete for their respective high schools at BC High School Track & Field Championships in Nanaimo June 2-4, 2016.

Emily Chilton, Lauren Vanee, Finn Cookson, Grace Fetherstonhaugh, Ashlynne Stairs, and Brianna Bates, Emma Dolman, Gavin Fan, Maxwell Jones, Jenevieve Patry-Smith, Joelle Pinvidic, Lauryn Savela, Diego Meija and Elizabeth Bowles are to be congratulated for their performances at zone championships and provincials!

Highlights include:

  • 9th place in 400m and 800m for Senior Emily Chilton
  • 10th place in javelin for Senior Lauren Vanee
  • Silver Medal in pole vault for Junior Finn Cookson
  • Gold Medal in 3000m and 1500m steeplechase for Junior Grace Fetherstonhaugh
  • Silver Medal in javelin and 6th place in pole vault for Junior Brianna Bates
  • Silver Medal in discus and shot put and Bronze in javelin for Junior Jenevieve Patry-Smith
  • 4th place in pole vault for Junior Maxwell Jones
  • 6th place in javelin for Gr 8 Lauryn Savela
  • 8th place in long jump for Gr 8 Diego Meija
  • 9th and 12th place in 800m and 400m respectively for Gr 8 Elizabeth Bowles

Full results and performances can be seen on the results link below: