“ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION – HONORING OUR VETERANS IS OUR DUTY”
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Photos from Day Two of the Royal Canadian Legion District A Track & Field Meet, held at Sandwich Secondary School LaSalle, ON., on Saturday, June 16, 2018.
What a great day for the meet!
Lots of sun, a light breeze, but most of all, NO RAIN while the events were taking place.
THANK YOU to all the Legionnaires & Ladies Auxiliary members, who volunteered from
District A to make this event a success.
Special THANK YOU to the Ladies Auxiliary Colour Party from Zone A-1, for doing the opening ceremonies under the direction of Comrade Ed McDowell, Zone A-1 Parade Marshal.
The ‘A TEAM’ is awesome, led by Comrades Brian Harris, Commander, and Mark Rogers,
GOOD LUCK to all the District A Athletes who advanced to the Ontario Provincial
Command Track & Field Meet,
to be held July 13 - 14, 2018, in St. Catharines, ON.
Pictures taken by Gloria McKibbin
Photos from Day One of the District A Track & Field Meet held at Sandwich Secondary School in LaSalle, ON., on Friday, June 15, 2018.
Pictures taken by Gloria McKibbin
THE ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION, ONTARIO COMMAND SUMMER TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019
On July 12 & 13, 2019, approximately 400 young amateur athletes will gather from across Ontario at the Terry Fox Track and Field Complex, 9050 Bramalea Rd, Brampton, Ontario
MIDGET – Boys & Girls, 15 and under as of December 31, 2019 – Born 2004 or later YOUTH – Boys & Girls, 17 and under as of December 31, 2019 – Born 2002 or 2003
Events for both male and female athletes
80m Hurdles Long Jump
100m Hurdles High Jump
110m Hurdles Triple Jump
200m Hurdles Pole Vault
400m Hurdles Javelin (500gm – Midget & Youth Girls)
100 Meters (600gm – Midget Boys)
200 Meters (700gm – Youth Boys)
300 Meters Shot Put (3 Kilo – Midget & Youth Girls)
400 Meters (4 Kilo – Midget Boys) (5 Kilo – Youth Boys)
800 Meters Discus (1 Kilo – Midget & Youth Girls – Midget Boys)
1200 Meters (1.5 Kilo – Youth Boys))
1500 Meters Hammer (3 Kilo – Midget & Youth Girls)
2000 Meters (4 Kilo – Midget Boys) (5 Kilo – Youth Boys) 3000 Meters 1500 Meter Steeplechase (no water) (Midget Girls/Boys)
1500 Meter Racewalk (Midget Girls/Boys)
2000 Meter Steeplechase (Youth Girls/Boys)
3000 Meter Racewalk (Youth Girls /Boys)
While the meet will begin at 3:00p.m. on Friday, July 12th, the official opening ceremony has been set for 8:45 a.m. on Saturday, July 13th. Provincial President Garry Pond or in his absence, his representative along with Provincial Track & Field Chairman John Crook, other V.I.P.’s and Legion dignitaries will be present for the official opening ceremony at the Terry Fox Track and Field Complex, 9050 Bramalea Rd, Brampton, Ontario. No substitution or post entries will be permitted. Some of the athletes who qualify at this meet will proceed to the Legion National Track & Field Championships to be held in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, during August 7-13, 2019. Each year close to a half million dollars is spent on the National event. Many of the more than 1,400 Legion Branches across Canada make donations to individual athletic clubs. The public and media are most welcome to attend this event. The Royal Canadian Legion is pleased to have the continued support from our Ladies Auxiliary and our Track & Field corporate sponsor Programmed Insurance Brokers Inc.
“Building a Nation Through Service”
For further information concerning the 2019 Legion Summer Track & Field Meet, please contact the Chairman ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION DISTRICT "A"
JUNE 14TH & 15TH, 2019
Sandwich Secondary School, LaSalle ON
Tyke -2010, 2011, Atom-2008, 2009, Bantam- 2006, 2007,
Midget 2004, 2005, Youth - 2002,3 - as of December 31, 2019