Tag Archives: Peace Country Wolves Athletics Club

Top Ten Placings for Wolves at Emperor’s Challenge; Solid results for Grocholski at Legion Nationals

Saturday was a busy day for Peace Country Wolves athletes with runners taking part in two events. In Tumbler Ridge, four club runners contested the 20th annual Emperor’s Challenge 20 km mountain race. Despite running off-course mid way through the race, … Continue reading

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Third Time’s A Charm – Grocholski Qualifies for Legion Nats

Three weeks. Three personal bests. Three bronze medals.  And now Beaverlodge’s Kobe Grocholski has punched his ticket to  Athletics Canada U18 Legion Nationals in Brandon, MB in two weeks time. On Saturday afternoon in Sherwood Park at the Western Tri … Continue reading

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8 for 8 at 2018 ASG Track Meet

A young Zone 8 Track & Field team ran, jumped, and threw its way to eight medals at last week’s 2018 Alberta Summer Games in Grande Prairie. Grande Prairie’s Myah Sluik hit the podium three times in the Youth Women’s … Continue reading

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Hammer Slam #1 Marks Completion of Throwing Cage

Grande Prairie’s brand new hammer and discus throw cage was completed last Wednesday at Legion Field , two days before the opening of the 2018 Alberta Summer Games. The new cage, funded by the City of Grande Prairie as a … Continue reading

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Local Tracksters Hit Podium at Age Group Provincials

Seven Grande Prairie athletes contested the Athletics Alberta Age Group and Masters Provincials on the weekend in Calgary and came home with a handful of medals. Myah Sluik, representing the Edmonton Columbians, triumphed in the Youth Girls Shot Put with … Continue reading

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Records Tumble at NW Zone Track Meet

With four victories, three that were new NW Zone records, the GP Comp’s Brandon Tufford rewrote the record book this weekend at the 2018 ASAA NW Zone Track and Field Championships at Legion Field. Tufford’s new Senior Men’s NW Zone 1500m … Continue reading

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Sunny Weather, Hot Rivalries at the Peace Country Classic Track Meet

One hundred and fifty nine athletes of all ages and abilities were at the Legion Track on Saturday contesting the 16th annual Peace Country Classic Track and Field Meet. Under sunny and breezy conditions, a number of stellar marks were … Continue reading

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Peace Country Classic Track Meet / Alberta Summer Games Trials goes May 12

The local track and field season kicks off on Saturday, May 12 at the Legion Field in Grande Prairie with the annual Peace Country Classic/ GP Kids Track Meet.  This year’s event will also host the trials for the NW Zone … 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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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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