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Grand Prix d’Athlétisme de Montréal

2018 Grand Prix d’Athlétisme de Montréal

February 10, 2018
Montreal, Quebec | Complexe sportif Claude-Robillard

 

The Complexe sportif Claude-Robillard plays host to the 2018 Grand Prix d’Athlétisme de Montréal, Canada’s premier indoor track and field meet. The Grand Prix will feature some of the biggest names in Canadian track and field, in addition to international stars. The event will once again be held in conjunction with the 2018 Hershey Canadian Indoor U18/U20 Championships taking place Feb. 10-11.

International Fields

Confirmations as of January 19, 2018

Name – Country – Indoor PB

Women’s events

60m

  1. Javianne Oliver – USA – 7.14
  2. Kim Duncan – USA – 7.16 *2013 & 2017 (6th in 200m) World Champs
  3. Crystal Emmanuel – CAN – 7.23 2012 & 2016 Olympian / 2013, 2015 & 2017 (7th in 200m) World Champs
  4. Felicia Brown – USA – 7.23
  5. Aalyah Brown – USA – 7.28
  6. Destiny Carter – USA – 7.30
  7. Schillonie Calvert – JAM – 7.18 *World Champs & World Relays gold 4x100m
  8. Winner of national section 

Paralympic 200m

  1. Marissa Papaconstantinou T44 – CAN – 28.16 PB & Canadian record
  2. Madison Wilson-Walker T43 – CAN – 29.53 PB & Canadian record

400m

  1. Sage Watson – CAN – 51.84 *2016 Olympian / 2015 & 2017 (6th in 400mH) World Champs
  2. Micha Powell – CAN – 52.78 *2016 Olympian
  3. Daina Harper – USA – 52.69 

Mile 

  1. Nicole Sifuentes – CAN – 4:28.51 *2012 & 2016 Olympian, Bronze at 2014 World Indoors
  2. Kate Van Buskirk – CAN – 4:30.14
  3. Sasha Gollish – CAN – 4:18.75 (1500m) *2015 Pan Am Games
  4. Mariah Kelly – CAN – 4:37.81
  5. Katie Landwehr – USA – 4:46.50

Shot put

  1. Brittany Crew – CAN – 18.16m *2016 Olympian, 6th at 2017 World Champs
  2. Taryn Suttie – CAN – 17.66m *2016 Olympian
  3. Sarah Mitton – CAN – 16.53m 
  4. Jeneva Stevens – USA – 19.10m *8th at 2014 World Indoors, 2011, 2013 & 2015 World Champs
  5. Monique Riddick – USA – 17.66m 

Men’s events

60m

  1. Andre Ford – 6.71 – CAN
  2. Sam Effah – 6.57 – CAN *2009 & 2013 World Champs
  3. Jeff Demps – 6.52 – USA
  4. John Teeters – 6.52 – USA
  5. Emmanuel Matadi – 6.58 – LIB *2016 Olympian, 2017 World Champs
  6. Brandon Carnes – 6.59 – USA
  7. Beejay Lee – 6.61 – USA
  8. Winner of national section

60mH

  1. Sekou Kaba – CAN – 7.77 *2016 Olympian, 2015 World Champs
  2. Jonathan Cabral – CAN – 7.85 *6th at 2016 Olympics, 2015 & 2017 World Champs
  3. Mikel Thomas – TRI – 7.67 *2008, 2012 & 2016 Olympian, 2013, 2015 & 2017 World Champs
  4. Andrew Riley – JAM – 7.53 *2012 & 2016 Olympian, 8th at 2013 World Champs
  5. Dondre Echols -USA –  7.66 
  6. Cameron Hall – USA – 7.73 

Mile

  1. Corey Bellemore – CAN – 4.00.75
  2. Thomas Riva – CAN

Long Jump

  1. Tyrone Smith – USA – 8.34m *2008, 2012 (12th) & 2016 Olympian, 10th at 2015 World Champs
  2. Andrew Dorsey – USA – 7.94m
  3. Damar Forbes – JAM – 8.21m 2012 & 2016 (12th) Olympian, 8th at 2013 & 12th at 2017 World Champs

Ticket Information

Attendance is FREE!

The Grand Prix d’Athlétisme de Montréal will feature Olympians, World medallists/finalists, international athletes and Canada’s top new talent. It’s the most anticipated indoor track and field event of the season, and you do not want to miss it.

In Montreal for the weekend? Come out Saturday and Sunday to cheer on Canada’s best young athletes in the 2018 Hershey Canadian Indoor U18/U20 Championships.

International events and prize money

Men’s events
60m
60mH
Mile (with official time at 1500m)
Long jump

Women’s events
60m
400m
Mile (with official time at 1500m)
Shot put
Ambulatory 200m

Prize money

1st – $1,250
2nd – $850
3rd – $500

Invited Canadian athletes: All expenses paid.

International athletes: $600 CDN travel maximum and accommodations will be covered.

National events and prize money

Winners of the men’s 60m and women’s 60m will advance to the international section.

Men’s events
60m

Women’s events
60m

1st – $125
2nd – $75
3rd – $50

Travel money available.

Masters events and prize money

Men’s events
60m
800m

Women’s events
60m
800m

1st – $125
2nd – $75
3rd – $50

THE MEDALS

Venue

Complexe sportif Claude-Robillard
1000 avenue Émile Journault
Montréal, QC, H2M 2E7

  • 200m indoor (banked) – six-lane straight available for warm-up after event check-in
  • Lanes – eight-lane straight, four lanes banked on both corners
  • Surface – Mondo
  • One long jump/triple jump runway
    • 13-metre board available for long jump; 9-metre and 10-metre triple jump line painted only
  • One high jump apron
  • One pole vault runway
  • One circle and cage for shot put and weight throw
  • Spike length – 7mm, no needle pin or Christmas tree

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Accommodation

The official Grand Prix hotel is the Holiday Inn Montreal Airport.
(6500 Côte-de-Liesse, Montreal, Quebec, H4T 1E3. Tel: 514-739-6440)

Your stay includes the following added benefits:

  • Complimentary shuttle service from Montreal Airport
  • Complimentary shuttle service from hotel to competition site (Claude-Robillard)
  • Complimentary WI-FI and parking for the duration of your stay
  • Restaurant discount coupons (10% off breakfast, 15% off lunch and dinner)

Need to book a room?

Rooms are $134 per night (plus tax). Each room has two double beds and can accommodate up to four people. Requests can be made for a room with a single Queen or King-sized bed.

The deadline to book a room at this rate is Jan. 15, 2018. To make a reservation, click here or call 1-888-HOLIDAY and mention the block code AC1.

Contact

For international events: MTLGrandPrix@athletics.ca

For national events: 

For Masters events: Bernard Lachance, bernielachance@hotmail.com

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