Ontario Royal Canadian Legion Track and Field Championships
The Saugeen Track & Field Club won 19 medals, including 7 gold,
Ryan Jacklin won 2 gold medals at the meet
Michelle Van Stuyvenberg - (G);
Harley Martin - Javelin (S), SP (S);
Claire Rands - 1200m (S), 800m (B)
Ben Brewer - SP (G), Discus (B);
Lucas Jacklin - Javelin (G);
Tristan Bouius - 2000m (S)
Billie Martin - Hammer (G), SP (S);
Emily Bryce - 3000m (G),
Hanna Van Stuyvenberg - Discus (S)
Ryan Jacklin - Hammer (G), Discus (G), SP (B);
Jeremy Elliott - Hammer (S), SP (S), Discus (S)
There were also 15 Personal Best performances
Age Class Records were set by Harley Martin in the F15 500g Javelin (39.98m), Billie Martin F17 3k Hammer (56.22m) and 3k SP (13.31m) and Ryan Jacklin M17 Hammer (66.99m) and 1.5k Discus (54.81m).
Billie Martin (Hammer) and Ryan Jacklin (Discus, Hammer) each also established new meet records for the RCL-Ontario Track and Field Championships.
The final selections for the Team Ontario will be announced in a few days. Only 40 athletes are allowed to be selected to represent each province. The Royal Canadian Legion Youth National Championships are being held in Sydney, Nova Scotia in early August.
Athletics Ontario Junior Track and Field Championships
Four Saugeen Track and Field Club athletes competed in the Hammer Throw
Each of these athletes had already successfully competed at the Ontario Legion Championships on Friday and Saturday.
On Sunday, they moved up in age class to compete against the best junior aged (U20) throwers in the province.
Jeremy Elliott, a U18 athlete, won gold in Junior Men's 6k Hammer with a personal best performance of 55.02m.
Billie Martin, also a U18 athlete, won silver in Junior Women's 4k Hammer with a pb throw of 47.07m, a new STFC Club record.
Hanna Van Stuyvenberg finished sixth with a pb of 42.29m and younger sister Michelle, a U15 athlete, threw 36.64m.