More than 700 athletes from across Canada vied for national titles at McLeod Athletic Park.
MAP was the site of the Legion national youth track and field championships Aug. 15-17. More information is at youth.athletics.ca. Several locals did well:
â€¢ Joel Harrison: set a Legion record in U16 pentathlon, including first in boys high jump, in the boys 100-metre hurdles, in boys long jump, and in the boys 1000-metre run, and second in boys shot put.
â€¢ Tanika Dolfo: third in the girls hammer throw U16.
â€¢ Teagan Rasche: third in the womenâ€™s hammer throw U18.
â€¢ Dean Ellenwood: second menâ€™s 800-metre run U18.
â€¢ Chelsea Borrowdale: first in the girls 1500-metre steeplechase U16.
â€¢ Megan Champoux: second in girls 200-metre hurdles U16.