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Bronze for Martens in Athletics Canada Jr Nats 5000m

Wolves Athletics Club runner Mirelle Martens added another national bronze medal to her portfolio on Thursday, finishing third in the Junior Women’s 5000m at the 2015 Athletics Canada National Track and Field Championships in Edmonton. Martens recorded a personal best time … Continue reading

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Wigmore PRs her way on to the National List

Wolves Athletics Club runner Jamie Wigmore finished second in the Senior Women’s race and established a new personal best time of 2:12.16 for 800m on Sunday at the CALTAF Classic Track Meet in Calgary.  The mark currently ranks her as … Continue reading

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Super Saturday for Wolves Runners

Wolves Athletics Club runners acheived great success on two different surfaces in two different locales on Saturday. In Grande Prairie, Club runners took the top male and female spots in two of three races at the 39th Annual Daily Herald Tribune Press … 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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Wolves Trio Cracks Top 25 at TC 10 km

Eight GP athletes were in Victoria, B.C.  on Sunday to contest the 2015 Times Colonist Road Race. Mirelle Martens recorded the top local performance, placing 7th among all women runners.  Martens stopped the clock at 36:39 for the rolling 10 km course. … Continue reading

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XC Runners Garner Major Awards at Festival of Gold

  The GPRC XC Running and Indoor Track Team captured a number of major awards at the 45th Annual Festival of Gold Athletics Awards Banquet on Thursday evening. With a combined GPA north of 3.5, the team was named GPRC’s … Continue reading

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Tough Day for Local Runners at IAAF World Cross Country Running Champs

A pair of local runners were in tough Saturday at the 41st IAAF World Cross Country Running Championships in Guiyang, China. Grande Prairie’s Mirelle Martens and Toms Lake’s Fiona Benson both toed the line representing Team Canada at “the toughest … Continue reading

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WAC Athletes Honored at 2015 NW Alberta Sports Awards

  2014 ACAC and CCAA Champions – Wolves Women’s XC Running   Wolves Athletics Club athletes and coaches picked up three major awards Saturday night at the 2015 NW Alberta Sports Excellence Awards at the Stonebridge Hotel. The GPRC Women’s … Continue reading

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Wolves Women Run Away with ACAC Indoor Track Title

Capturing five of six races, the GPRC Wolves Women’s Indoor Track Team delivered a dominating performance at the ACAC Indoor Track Championships at CFB Edmonton on Saturday. The Wolves recorded a team score of 83 points, 27 better than second … Continue reading

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Canadian Jr. Women Golden at Pan Am XC Cup; Martens 24th

Wolves runner Mirelle Martens is a Pan Am gold medalist. Martens and her Team Canada Junior Women’s  teammates won a close three-way battle with the United States and Peru on Sunday at the Pan American Cup Cross Country Running Championships … Continue reading

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