Category Archives: Indoor Track and Field

Current news items about Indoor Track and Field related to the Wolves Athletics Club, an Athletics Alberta club in Grande Prairie, Alberta.

Scorching Times at LDO Invitational

It may have been -39C outside, but the track inside was smoking on Saturday morning at the Crosslink Sportsplex where the 2019 Lydia’s Day Off Invitational was taking place. Brandon Tufford from the host GPRC Wolves club blasted the fastest … Continue reading

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Wolves School Records tumble at MacEwan Open Track Meet

The GPRC Wolves Men’s Indoor Track team had a historic day on Saturday, setting three new school records at ACAC #1 – The MacEwan Open in Edmonton. Rookie Miguel Macedo was the first GPRC athlete to revise the record book, recording … Continue reading

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Nelissen 3-peats at 2019 Rick Scott Open

Wolves Athletics Club superstar Chris Nelissen parlayed two wins, including a meet record, into an unprecedented third Male of Athlete of the Meet title at the 2019 Rick Scott Open at the Crosslink Sportsplex on Saturday. Nelissen outleaned Brandon Tufford … Continue reading

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Wolves Sixth at 2018 ACAC Indoors

A small but enthusiastic team of seven GPRC Wolves tracksters took to the floor of Edmonton’s Kinsmen Fieldhouse on the weekend to contest the 2018 ACAC Indoor Track Championships, hosted by Macewan University. In his final meet with the Wolves, … Continue reading

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Pair of Second Place Finishes for Wolves Tracksters at ACAC #1

  The GPRC Wolves Indoor Track team opened its 2018 season in Edmonton on Saturday, posting two second-place finishes at the MacEwan University Invitational. In her debut attempt at the 1000m, rookie Anna Van Der Giessen recorded a time of … Continue reading

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Tufford outduels Balloon at Rick Scott Open

Previous Rick Scott Open’s have featured many stellar performances over the past six editions.  However, Brandon Tufford’s 800m race on Saturday, put all previous awesomeness displayed by former RS Open athletes to shame. Tufford, a 17 year old GP Comp student, … Continue reading

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Hollowell Second at Provincial Age Group Indoor Track Champs

The pride of Hythe, AB (aka Hayden Sanchez Hollowell) was the top local performer at the Athletics Alberta Provincial Age Group Indoor Track Championships in Edmonton on the weekend. Hollowell placed second in both the Senior Men’s 1500m (4:14) and … Continue reading

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Bronze for GPRC Women’s Relay at ACAC Indoor Track

The Wolves women ended a two-year podium drought on Saturday, capturing the bronze medal in the 4 x 400m at the 2017 ACAC Indoor Track Championships in Lethbridge. The quartet of Janai Martens, Kelsey Bishop, Brittany Duvall, and Maria Houle … Continue reading

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Wolves Tracksters Active on Two Fronts

A split squad of Wolves Indoor Track runners were active in two venues on the weekend.  Six athletes competed at the Golden Bear Challenge meet in Edmonton on Friday and Saturday, while two others contested ACAC #2 – SAIT Open … Continue reading

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Wolves Women Third, Men Fifth at ACAC #1 Indoor Track

A strong run by the 4 x 400m team propelled the Wolves Women’s team to a third place finish in the team standings at the ACAC #1 MacEwan Open Indoor Track Meet in Edmonton on Saturday. The quartet of Janai … Continue reading

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