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Wladyko Slips in for Silver at Steve Burgess/ACAC #4 XC Running Race

An unfortunately fall in the final 800m was the deciding factor in a very exciting Men’s 8 km event at the Steve Burgess Memorial/ACAC #4 Cross Country race on Saturday at the Wapiti Nordic Trails. A lead group consisting of … Continue reading

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XC Wolves Women Second at ACAC #3

Led by Andrea Snider’s individual 3rd place finish, the cross country Wolves Women opened their season with a second place team finish at ACAC 3 in Vermilion on Saturday. Team mates Kailey Bratland (6th), Brittany Duvall (8th), and Megan Hopkins (21st) combined for a team score of 37 points, … Continue reading

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Local Runners open XC Season in Edmonton

Three local men kicked off the cross country running season in Edmonton on Saturday at the ACAC 1 race at Goldstick Park. GPRC’s Brandon Wladyko ran a strong race finishing 3rd among the College men.  Teammate Josh Malmesten had a … Continue reading

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Giesbrecht and Martens Quadrple Winners at PCC Track Meet

Hines Creek’s Desiree Giesbrecht and St Joe’s Janai Martens were quadruple winners at the 2016 Peace Country Classic Track and Field Meet at Legion Field on Saturday. Giesbrecht captured the Youth Girls 400m, 1500m, 100m hurdles, and Long Jump.  Martens won … Continue reading

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Wolves Men 5th at ACAC 1 Indoor Track Meet

A token squad of two GPRC athletes contested ACAC Indoor Track 1 – The Kodiak Open in Lethbridge on Saturday. Josh Malmsten led the way for the locals with 6th place finish in the 600m and a 7th place finish, … Continue reading

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300m Records Pummeled at Rick Scott Open

(Revised Jan. 10, 2015) A pair of meet records in the women’s 300m highlighted a spectacular fifth annual Rick Scott Open Indoor Track Meet at the Crosslink Fieldhouse on Saturday. In heat one of the 300m, Kirsten Manz lowered her … Continue reading

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2015 Wolves Athletics Club in Review

As 2015 comes to a close, it’s time for our annual Year in Review.  Here are the top ten notable stories of last year: #10 – PRs Galore in Spring Road Races Club athletes distinguished themselves in a number of … Continue reading

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Tough Going for Martens at AC Junior Nats XC

Overcoming a fall in the first 100m and a lost shoe in the last 2 km, Wolves Athletics Club runner Mirelle Martens gutted out an 8th place finish in the Junior Women’s race at the Athletics Canada National Cross Country Running Championships … Continue reading

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Wolves Women Continue their Winning Ways at ACAC #2

The GPRC Wolves Women’s XC Running Team opened their 2015 season the same way they ended their 2014 season: with another victory.  Fielding a full team for the first time this fall, the Wolves defeated Concordia University Edmonton and U of … Continue reading

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2015 Peace Country Classic was one for the Ages

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, … Continue reading

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