Category Archives: Cross Country

Current news items about Cross Country Running related to the Wolves Athletics Club, an Athletics Alberta club in Grande Prairie, Alberta.

Tufford Crushes Zone XC Running Field

GP Composite High School runner Brandon Tufford turned in a run for the ages on Wednesday at the 2017 ASAA NW Zone XC Running Championships in Muskoseepi Park. Tufford, who had a pair of 4th place finishes at last spring’s ASAA … Continue reading

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Wolves Fifth at ACAC Cross Country #4 in Red Deer

Led by a pair of top seven placings by Brandon Wladyko and Kelcie Bulas, the Wolves Cross Country Running teams both placed fifth at ACAC #4 – The Red Deer Open on Saturday As he has done all season, the … Continue reading

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Edmonton runners dominate Steve Burgess Memorial XC Race

Approximately 150 runners of all ages and abilities converged upon the Wapiti Nordic trails on Saturday for the 18th running of the Steve Burgess Memorial XC Running Race. The Edmonton-based Running Room Athletics Club dominated the top placings in the … Continue reading

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Locals Shine at Bezanson Bog

Over 150 runners of all ages and abilities converged on the Old Bezanson Townsite on Saturday for the 8th running of the Bezanson Bog XC Running Races. The featured 5 km distance saw a competitive four-way battle for the win … Continue reading

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Weekend Wrap Up – September 9, 2017

It was a busy Saturday for club members with action on three fronts. In Edmonton at ACAC #1 – The Concordia Open, the GPRC Wolves Varsity team opened it season with a token squad of five athletes.  Brandon Wladyko was the … Continue reading

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Haugen Second at AC Nats XC

The Haugen clan from Ft. St. John did the Peace Region proud on Saturday with some strong running at the Athletics Canada National Cross Country Running Championship in Kingston, ON. Mom Nicki  Haugen led the Master Womens 8 km for … Continue reading

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Wolves Runners Crack CCAA Top Ten

The GPRC Women’s Cross Country Running team came up huge on Saturday, delivering a season’s best performance at the 2016 CCAA National Cross Country Running Championship in Sault Ste. Marie, ON. The previously unranked Wolves had a breakthrough performance and … Continue reading

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Wolves XC Running – Adopt a Wolf Fundraiser

Alums, Friends, and Other Supporters: The 2016 Wolves XC team is headed to CCAA Nationals on November 12.  For the athletes who are competing, this will be great opportunity to test themselves against the best college runners in Canada. The … Continue reading

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Big Weekend for Local XC Runners

Local cross country runners were in action on a number of fronts on Saturday. Wapiti Nordic played host to the 2016 ACAC Cross Country Running Championships.  GPRC Wolves standout Brandon Wladyko had the best finish for the host team placing … Continue reading

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Top Ten Finishers for Local Runners in Augustana XC Running Race

A quartet of local runners had top 10 finishes in the ACAC #5  – The Augustana Open in Camrose on Saturday. GPRC Wolves runners Brandon Wladyko placed 4th amongst the college men, while GPRC team-mate Maria Houle ran to a … Continue reading

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