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Oct 30 2010 - SJ Track Club has 4 Atlantic Cross Country Champions

Saint Johnarea athletes competed in the Atlantic Cross Country Championships this past weekend in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. Held in conjunction with the Atlantic University Sports Cross Country Championships, it was one of the largest Atlantics in many years. Club members showed outstanding strength with Josh Shanks, Katie Robinson, Matt McNeill and Grace Annear from the Saint John Track Club all winning their races to become Atlantic Champions. SJTC athletes also combined with other NB athletes are part of Team NB, winning most of the team challenges.


Matt  won the Juvenile category finishing 12 seconds ahead of the next finisher, Lee Wesselius. Grace  won the Junior Category for women. Matt, Grace and Lee will be representing New Brunswick at the National Junior Cross Country Championships in late November in Guelph, Ontario. Matt and Lee were also part of a New Brunswick team that finished first in the Juvenile Category.

Josh and Katie  finished first for boys and girls in the Midget Category while Hannah Arsenault finished 11th in the Midget Girls. Katie and Hannah were part of a New Brunswick team that finished first on the Midget Category.

Emilee Hoellwarth finished 6th in Peewee girls while Isabelle Nickerson and Charly Bonga finished 5th and 6th in the Bantam Girls. Emilee was part of a New Brunswick team that finished first in the Peewee Category.

Brady Graves finished 6th and Cameron Dick finished 10th in the Bantam Boys. Brady and Cameron were part of a New Brunswick team that finished first in the Bantam Category.

Alex Coffin finished 3rd in the Senior Race.

Oct 23 2010 - NB Middle Schools Cross Country Championship

The 5th annual NB Middle School XC Championships were held at River Valley Middle School on Saturday, October 23, 2010. Almost 140 athletes representing schools from across New Brunswick competed in the races for girls and boys in grades 6, 7 and 8. Runners ran for individual and team honors in each grade division and Over All Provincial Championships were awarded to the schools with the top 6 placings in boys and girls.

George St. Middle School of Fredericton dominated the meet with their teams winning 3 of the 6 grade level events on their way to capturing both the Boys & Girls Overall Championships.

Congratulations to our local schools who did very well...

River valley Middle School came 2nd in the boys and 3rd in the girls overall. Samuel de Champlain was 3rd in the boys over all. Barnhill came 4th in the girls and 5th in the boys.

SJTC athletes performed well with the following top 6 finishes...

Grade 6 Girls - Emilee Hoellwarth - 3rd place

Grade 7 Girls - Danielle Dumouchel - 4th place

Grade 7 Boys - Brady Graves - 2nd place & Cameron Dick - 5th place

Grade 8 boys - Paul Tremblay - 2nd place

Oct 16 2010 - NBIAA Provincial XC Championships

Saint John Track Club Runners produced outstanding results at the 2010 NBIAA XC champs..  Congrats to all our athletes.

Junior Girls:

1st place - Katie Robinson, 11th - Kayla Allaby, 19th - Norah Emerson, 27th - Emily Carr, 37th - Alex Coffin, 51st - Claire Flood

Junior Boys

1st - Nick MacMackin, 2nd - Josh Shanks, 5th - Reid Burrows, 7th - Pierre Dumouchel, 18th - James Parks, 57th - Ben Fowler

Senior Girls

1st Grace Annear,  18th - Bridget Flood, 45th  - Haley Guzik, 56th  - Erin Kelly


Senior Boys

2nd - Matt McNeil, 10th - Andrew Vail, 17th - Tom Butler, 52nd - Mark Guzik

Oct 16 2010 - Club Awards 2010

The club presented its annual Walter Ellis Awards to the top athletes in the club at a dinner last night held along with the KV Challenge Marathon. For 2010 the club also recognized some outstanding road runners including Frank Kelly with a Sport 4 Life award in recognition of his running acheivements. Truly a role model Frank has completed 27 road races so far in 2010. The awards are names in honor of Walter Ellis, founder and long time coach of the Saint John Track Club. This years award winners are.

Cole Healey                             Top Peewee - Male

Laura Duffley                            Top Peewee - Female

Anthony Cormier                      Top Bantam - Male

Victoria Leblanc                       Top Bantam - Female

Nick MacMackin                     Top Midget - Male

Katie Robinson                      Top Midget - Female

Matt McNeil                            Top Youth - Male

Erin Kelly                                 Top Youth - Female

Caleb Jones                              Top Junior - Male

Grace Annear                           Top Junior - Female

Frank Kelly                              Sport 4 Life

Chris Brake                              Top Male RoadRunner

Elita Rahn                                 Top Female RoadRunner

Oct 14 2010 - District 8 XC Champs

SJTC Athletes made a strong showing at this weeks District 8 XC Champs held at River Valley Middle School.

Grade 6 Girls - 1st Emilee Hoellwarth

Grade 7 Boys - 1st Brady Graves, 2nd Cameron Dick

Grade 7 Girls - 2nd Charly Bonga

Grade 8 Boys - 1st Paul Tremblay, 3rd Alec Alston

Grade 8 Girls - 1st Victoria Leblanc

Oct 13 2010 - J.D. Irving Invitational Elementary Cross Country Meet

Over 630 Elementary School runners from across School Districts 1, 6, 8 & 10 came together to compete at the 6th Annual JD Irving Invitational Cross Country Meet. It was held at the Wolastoq Park in West Saint John and organized by the Saint John Track Club. This year boasted the largest turnout with over 200 more than the 2009 event.

Top Six Individual and Team Results

Oct 13 2010 - Britt receives WAC honors

DENVER -  The Western Athletic Conference announced on Tuesday that Idaho cross country athletes Barry Britt and Julia Veseth swept the Verizon Wireless Men's and Women's Cross Country Athlete of the Week honors for the week of Sept. 29 - Oct. 5.

Britt, a sophomore from Hampton, N.B. (Georgia State), finished seventh at the Charles Bowles Invitational with a time of 24:00.48 on the 8000m course, which is a team record and is the fastest by a WAC runner this season over that distance.

Britt helped the Idaho men finish fourth out of 23 teams, including regionally-ranked opponents, Lipscomb and UC Riverside. It was Britt's second-consecutive race with a team-record and WAC-leading time.

The weekly honors are the first for the Idaho cross country teams this season and the first career honors for the two runners.

Britt, Veseth and the rest of the Idaho men's and women's cross country teams will be in action next weekend, Oct. 16, at the Dellinger Invitational, hosted by University of Oregon.

Oct 11 2010 - SJTC Awards Dinner

SJ Track Club - Awards

When:                      October 16th 6 pm – 8 pm

Where:                     Bill McGuire Center – Renforth

Cost:                        $10 at the door

Being held along with the KV Challenge Marathon’s Pasta Dinner

Oct 2 2010 - SJTC Athletes Compete at ANB XC Extravaganza

SJTC Athletes competed at this weekend’s ANB XC Extravaganza.

Congratulations to everyone who competed especially the following top 6 finishers.

Grade 4 Girls           Julia Leblanc     3rd

Grade 4 Boys          John Asimakos   3rd

Grade 5 Boys          Cole Healey      1st & Dennis Emerson              2nd

Grade 5 Girls           Caroline Asimakos  5th

Grade 6 Girls           Emilee Hoellwarth    1st

Grade 7-8 Girls       Danielle Dumouchel 5th

Grade 7-8 Boys      Brady Graves         4th

Grade 9-10 Girls     Katie Robinson 1st & Kayla Allaby    6th

Grade 9-10 Boys    Josh Shanks    1st,  Reid Burrows   2nd & Pierre Dumouchel          4th

Grade 11-12 Girls   Bridget Flood    4th

Grade 11-12 Boys   Andrew Vail      4th

Well done everyone!

2017-06-06 - SJTC Throws Clinic
2017-04-13 - Important Notice about Jason Reindl
2017-03-18 - Spring/Summer Program 2017
2016-09-20 - JD Irving Invitational Cross Country - Middle & High School Meet
2016-05-27 - Caleb Jones Retires from Competition

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