Tag Archives: Track and Field

Double Bronze for Boy and his Beaver

Peace Country Wolves runner Kobe Grocholski had a pair of podium placements this weekend representing Team Alberta at the 2019 Tri Province Track Meet in Regina. The Beaverlodge athlete placed 3rd in the U18 Men’s 1500m with a time of … Continue reading

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Grocholski tops podium at U20 Provincials

Beaverlodge’s Kobe Grocholski parlayed a strong finishing kick into a gold medal in the U20 1500m at the Athletics Alberta Senior and U20 Provincial Championships in Edmonton on Sunday. The 17 year old runner posted a personal best time of … Continue reading

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PRs Abound for locals at CALTAF Classic

A contingent of eight PWAC athletes was in Calgary last weekend to take part in the CALTAF Classic Track Meet at Foothills Stadium.  Six of the eight athletes established lifetime bests in at least one event. Kobe Grocholski led the … Continue reading

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Records Tumble at NW Zone Track Meet

After a one-day postponement due to smoke from the wildfires, the 2019 NW Zone Track and Field Championships took place on Saturday at Legion Field under slightly hazy conditions.  Despite the weather challenges and the condensed time frame that consolidated … Continue reading

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Blistering 800m times at Peace Country Classic Track Meet

One hundred and fifty five athletes, ranging in age from 4 to 89, from across Northern Alberta took to the track at Legion Field on Saturday for the annual Peace Country Classic/ GP Kids Track Meet. The Men’s 800m produced … 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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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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Third Time’s a Charm: Anderson Golden at ASAA High School Track Champs

Keyana Anderson’s first round throw of 35.25m proved to be golden as the Sexsmith Secondary School athlete bested all others in the Senior Women’s Discus at the ASAA Provincial High School Track and Field Championships in Red Deer on Friday. Anderson, who … 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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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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