BC Summer Games

Sixteen NTFC Midget athletes were selected to the Zone 6 Athletics team roster for the 2018 Cowichan Valley BC Summer Games in July.   Head Coach and NTFC President Tyler Heisterman was the Zone 6 Athletics Head Coach assisted by Coaches Wanda Urbanowicz and Maddy Heisterman.  With the help of other NTFC and Vancouver Island coaches, the Zone 6 team of 54 attended a day long training camp at the Rotary Bowl on July 11 before heading to the Games from July 19-22. 

Below are Club results from two unforgettable days of competition ... with special mention to Olivia Lundman, who broke the BC Games 1500m Race Walk record in a time of 7:22:41.  Congratulations Olivia! 

MEDAL WINNERS

Katia Bannister, silver - 4x100m relay

Olivia Lundman, gold - 1,500m race walk; silver - pole vault

Nate Paris, silver - Pentathlon

Madison Paugh, gold - triple jump; bronze - long jump, bronze - javelin

Trent Perras, bronze - hammer throw

Sonya Urbanowicz, bronze - pole vault, silver, 4x100m relay

Gage Zanette, bronze - 2,000m, bronze - 4x400m relay

TOP TEN

Katia Bannister, 4th - 100m; 9th - 200m

Kate Cameron, 4th - 4x400m relay; 5th - 800m; 6th - 1200m

Olivia Lundman, 4th - 4x400m, 4th - hammer throw

Ben Martin, 9th - 300mH; 10th - discus

Samuel Morrison, 4th - 1500m race walk

Trent Perras, 5th - discus

Tyza Skuse - 6th - pole vault; 10th - 300mH

Sonya Urbanowicz, 4th - javelin

Jayden Watson, 5th pole vault; 6th 1500m steeplechase

Brielle Woodruff, 7th - Pentathalon

Gage Zanette, 5th - 1200m

MORE NOTEWORTHY PERFORMANCES FROM ...

Alexa Berg - 2000m

Ben Martin - 300m hurdles

Samuel Morrison - discus

Jake Putz - 800m, 2000m

Bailey Rossnagel - discus, javelin

Sonya Urbanowicz, 100m

CONGRATULATIONS EVERYONE!!

Photos courtesy of Trevor Davis and BC Summer Games Society