Canadian Masters Indoor Championships Is The Biggest Meet In CMA History

Quebec18 Masters athletes for Quebec (L) made the trip to Toronto for the 6th Canadian Masters Athletics Indoor Championships on March 14-15th.
The 235 entries was the largest turnout at a Masters Indoor event in Canadian history.



There were 19 Canadian Records broken during the two day event.


W75 Christa Bortignon BC and W55 Muriel Gieni SK

Christa broke the CAN Records in the  50m and 50m Hurdles
Muriel broke the CAN’s in 50m Hurdles, 60m Hurdles and Triple Jump
They broke a total of 7 Meet Records
Murial jumps the 30″ hurdles.
Christa uses the 27″ hurdles that Brian Keaveney personally modified
to facilitate the event

Ted Rowan HUrdles

M80 Ted Rowan SK broke Karl Trei’s 26 year old CAN record
in the 60m Hurdles in 12.93. He also set a CAN in the 50m Hurdles

Bill Thompson 60m

M85 Bill Thompson ON broke Harry Thompson’s CAN
with a 11.41 in the 60m
Bill also set a CAN in the 50m in 9.53
Trailing Bill is M80 Jim Blair from New Zealand

Michelle Hastick-Cowell TJ

W40 Michelle Hastick-Cowell ON jumped 10.64m in the Triple Jump
breaking Liz McBlain’s 27 year old CAN record

Glenn and Yannick

M55 Glenn Chipkar ON (L) and M45 Yannick Le Mouël PQ
both broke the CAN records in the 50m Hurdles
Glenn in 8.27 and Yannick in 7.75

Kris Kozell 1500mRW

W60 Kris Kozell ON broke her own CAN with a 8:09.49 in the 1500mRW

Ward Hazen 60mH

M60 Ward Hazen ON broke the CAN in the 60m Hurdles in 9.44

John Kittredge 1500mRW

M70 John Kittredge ON broke his own CAN in the 1500RW in 8:19.20

Jeanne Horne 1500m RW

W80 Jean Horne ON also broke her own CAN in the 1500mRW in 11:05.43

Judith Metivier

W40 Judith Métivier PQ leads her mates to a CAN in the 50m Hurdles in 9.29

Al Percival 50m

M60 Al Percival BC (#179) broke Tony Powell’s 7.1 CAN record
with a 7.19 in the 50m. (Tony’s hand-timed mark adjusts to 7.34)


University of Toronto Track Club M40 Relay Team
set a CAN in the 4X800m with a 8:50.03
Jay Brecher, Jason Matthews, Bill Wells and Michal Kapral

Joh Kasperski WT

There were an incredible 98 Meet Records set over two days
including M70 John Kasperski’s 14.87 Weight Throw

Full Results, Photos, and Meet Records

World Rankings

Special thanks to Brian Keaveney, Karla Del Grande, and Lily Whalen
for making the meet such a success

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