Canadian Masters Athlete of the Month – August

There are co-winners of the CMA Athlete of the Month Award for August,
Christa Bortignon – Ted Rowan

Both of these combined events athletes broke world records in the pentathlon at the CMA Championships held from Aug. 3-5 in Surrey, BC. Christa scored an amazing 4838 points in the W80 category. Christa’s 80m hurdles time of 20.12s was also a Canadian record.

Ted scored 3636 in the M85 division. Additionally, Ted set a Canadian record in each of the running, jumping and throwing event groups with 17.48s in the 100m, 1.62m in the pole vault, and 22.94m in the javelin.

Photos courtesy Rob Jerome

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