Athletics Canada names team for 2015 IAAF World Youth Championships

Athletics Canada is pleased to unveil the team that will compete at the 2015 IAAF World Youth Championships in Cali, Colombia, July 15 to 19.



Female athletes

Catherine Beauchemin, 2000m Steeple, Québec City, QC, C.A Université Laval, Sylvain Cloutier

Hannah Bennison, 3000m, Vernon, BC, Okanagan Athletics, Nate Reiter

Ashlan Best, 200m, Guelph, ON, Speed River TFC, Jason Kerr

Ebhani Blackwood, 200m, Scarborough, ON, Speed Academy, Tony Sharpe/Patrick Russell

Chanell Botsis, Hammer Throw, Coquitlam, BC, Kajaks, Richard Collier

Megan Champoux, 400mH, Aldergrove, BC, Langley Mustangs, Jarid Vaughn

Keria Christie-Galloway, 100mH, Gloucester, ON, Ottawa Lions, Andrew Pagé

Emily Cohen, 1500m, Toronto, ON, Central Toronto AC, David Christiani

Kyra Constantine, 400m, Brampton, ON, Project Athletics, Wellsley Johnson

Ginelle Demone, 800m, Leduc, AB, Leduc Track Club, John Bole

Lindsey Frederiksen, Hammer Throw, Victoria, BC, Unattached, Eric Frederiksen

Dallyssa Huggins, Heptathlon, Markham, ON, Unattached, Les Huggins

Makiah Hunt, Pole Vault, Niagara Falls, ON, Bolton Pole Vault, Doug Wood

Mikella Lefebvre-Oatis, High Jump, Chateauguay, QC, Vainqueurs Plus, Victor Oatis

Shona McCulloch, 3000m, Ottawa, ON, Ottawa Lions, Kirk Dillabaugh

Alyssa Mousseau, 800m, Nanaimo, BC, Nanaimo TFC, Tyler Heisterman

Gabrielle Rains, Discus Throw, Edmonton, AB, Throwit, Paul Rains

Xahria Santiago, 400mH, Ajax, ON, Speed Academy, Tony Sharpe/Patrick Russell

Jorden Savoury, 100m, Lasalle, QC, St. Laurent Select, Eric Janvier

Nina Schultz, Heptathlon, New Westminster, BC, New West Spartans, Tatjana Mece

Glynis Sim, 2000m Steeple, Salmon Arm, BC, Vernon Amateur Athletics, John Machuga

Madeleine Sumner, 1500m, Calgary, AB, Calgary International TC, John Cannon

Victoria Tachinski, 400m, Winnipeg, MB, Stride Ahead Tough Track, Andrew Tough

Grace Tennant, Discus/Shot Put, Caistor Centre, ON, Team Grunt, John Ahlstedt

Arielle Tessier, 100m, Maple, ON, Project Athletics, Steve Dos Santos 


Male athletes 

Michael Aono, 200m/400m, Delta, BC, Vancouver Thunderbirds, Mary Chewning

Sean Bergman, 2000m Steeple, Kelowna, BC, Okanagan Athletics, Nathan Reiter 

Louis-Maxime Bois, 200m, L'Assomption, QC, Corsaire-Chaparal, Nicolas Harel

Scott Chalupiak, 400mH, Airdrie, AB, Airdrie Aces Athletics, Jan Lips

Jason Clare, Pole Vault, Nanaimo, BC, Nanaimo TFC, Owen Clements

Joseph Daniels, 100m/110mH, Kitchener, ON, Supreme Athletics, Janusz Tomko

Joel Del Siega, High Jump, Surrey, BC, Ocean Athletics, Zbigniew Szelagowicz

Dean Ellenwood, 800m, Langley, BC, Langley Mustangs, Dwayne Lotnick

Nathan Friginette, 400m, Toronto, ON, Flying Angels, Earl Letford

Edward Hayfron, 1500m, Toronto, ON, Phoenix Athletics, Bill Stephens

Brendan Hoff, 1500m, Campbell River, BC, UNBC, Heather Hennigar

Chuba Hubbard, 100m, Sherwood Park, AB, Edmonton Columbians, David Lee-Pong

Alger Liang, 10km Race Walk, Vancouver, BC, Racewalk West, Robert Solmes

Taylor Lyman, 800m, Victoria, BC, Prairie Inn Harriers, Bruce Deacon 

Kyle Madden, 3000m, St. George, ON, Brantford T & F, Cory Currie

Joseph Maxwell, Shot Put, Evansville, ON, Unattached, Steve Maxwell

Ivan Nyemeck, Triple Jump, Québec City, QC, C.A Université Laval, Jean-Robert Morin

Cody Pauli, 400mH, Michell, ON, London Legion T & F, Sandy Cooper-Ryder

Kevin Robertson, 2000m Steeple, Montréal, QC, Lachine, Frederick Arlen

Jasper Schiedel, Decathlon, Vancouver, BC, Vancouver Olympic Club, Tatjana Mace

Riley Tell, 3000m, Whitby, ON, Durham Dragons, Dale Lapham 

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