St. Matthew hurdler beats Felicien & Lopes-Schliep records
Lasagna is the fuel that fires the Ottawa athlete most determined to be “the fastest kid on hurdles in Canada.” In the space of three weeks, Keira Christie-Galloway erased the names of Canada’s two greatest female sprint hurdlers of all-time from the record books.
Local goalball veteran fired up for return to Paralympics
Heading into the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, Ottawa’s Amy Burk has a chip on her shoulder. First, there’s the stinging memory of the London 2012 Paralympics when she and her Canadian women’s goalball teammates suffered a heartbreaking overtime loss to keep them out of the medal round.
Ottawa will welcome around 1,200-1,500 competitors across all events taking place during the July 23-24 Canadian Triathlon Championships at Dow’s Lake. A local organizing committee of 20+ will add about 350-400 volunteers to help put on the show.