Canadian Masters Athlete of the Month – March

W75 Christa Bortignon BC – won 7 Gold medals at the Canadian Championships where she broke the World Record in the Triple jump (7.59m) as well as setting a Canadian record in the 50m sprint (8.70).

At the USATF Championships a week later, Christa won 6 Gold medals and broke the Triple Jump World Record four times. She also broke the Canadian record in the 800m. Her 7.75m Triple Jump is over 100% on the age graded scale. Her 60m time of 10.06 seconds, which is only 0.02 off her own WR of 10.04, is 103.7% for W76.

Photo – Christa in the 200m at the Canadian Masters Indoor Championships

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