Over 200 athletes of all ages and abilities descended on the Legion Field Saturday to contest the 2015 Peace Country Classic/ GP Kids Track Meet.
In the featured 5000m race, Eric Martinek captured the win with a time of 17:30, two seconds better than Brandon Wladyko. Mirelle Martens placed third in 17:35 and achieved the qualifying time standard for the Athletics Canada Junior National Track and Field Championships.
The meet also served as a qualifier for the Alberta 55+ Seniors Games in July. 88 year old Dorothy Sudnik won the Women’s 80+ Javelin with a mighty toss of 5.47m. Sudnik also place second in shot put and discus.
The Dawson Creek Track Club won the team competition; Hillcrest Christian School was second.
Full results are posted here 15pccresults
Team scores are posted here 15pccteamscores