Tuesday 30 November 2021
ALBERTA PROVINCIAL CROSS COUNTRY RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS. This competition was held in Wetaskiwin on Saturday November 6th. Passtrak, (Crowsnest Pass Track & Field Club), had 9 athletes take part in the event & they produced some outstanding results. In the U14 boys age group Colton Sutherland placed 18th in the 2 km race. His time was 9:55. Carson Hay was in the same race & he finished in 24th in 11:40. Eve Winter was Passtrak’s only entry in the U14 girls division. She completed the 2 km course in 12:35 for 29th place. Jasper Smith came 8th in the U12 boys 1 km race. His time was 5:20. Cammy Hay was Passtrak’s entry in the U12 girls 1 km event. She placed 19th in 6:42. Norah Smith was Passtrak’s youngest athlete in the competition. She placed 8th in the U10 girls 1 km race in 6:06. Passtrak’s U10 boys produced the club’s highest placings in their 1 km race. Felix Neniska finished 9th in 6:08. Aiden Aasen & Declan Sutherland battled it out right from the start all the way through the race with a photo finish separated by less than 1 second. They placed first & second with official times of 4:59 & 5:00 with Declan eking out the win. This event concludes the cross country running season for the club. They will now be focussing on preparation for the indoor track & field season which officially starts in Edmonton on November 28th.