2013 Canada Cross-Country Championships

On a very mucky, wet Saturday, Nov. 30, Jericho Beach, Vancouver,  once again hosted the Canadian Cross-Country Junior, Senior, and Masters Championships.

Nanaimo Track and Field Club Junior Joel Deschiffart ran an outstanding race, finishing 4th overall (after last year's 13th place) and leading Team BC to a Silver medal finish in the Men's Junior 8k race.

Coach and senior athlete Erin Burrett finished 7th in the Senior Women's 7k race, helping Team BC to a Gold medal.

Other NTFC athletes competing included:

          Male Youth athletes running up in the Junior Men's race:

Sean Miller: 63rd (up from last year's 126)

Anthony Serban: 105th

Christopher Serban: 109th

          In the Junior Women's 5k race:

Junior Marita Deschiffart: 46th

          Midget athlete running up in the Junior category:

Amy Morris 69th