M65 Marcel Jobin competed in the Dartmouth Relays in Hanover NH on January 9th. He finished the Mile Racewalk in 8:05.41 – the CMA is considering adding the Indoor Mile Racewalk to the official records. The CAN Outdoor Mile record is Stuart Summerhayes’ 8:38 set in 1999.
Marcel then competed at the Quebec Provincial Championships at the Claude Robillard Centre in Montreal (R). In the 5000m Racewalk, he finished in 27:32.98 – breaking Stuart’s CAN Record of 29:19 set in 2000.
(Cover Photo) Marcel with his Le club d’athlétisme de l’ÉNERGIE teammates. Marcel Jobin entouré de notre jeune équipe talentueuse.
Marcel represented Canada in the 1976 Montreal Olympics.
All CAN records listed may still be pending CMA ratification.