Team Canada in Daegu Korea

Daegu - Christa LP Rob's Pix

W80 Christa Bortignon BC broke two World Records
and won Gold in the 60m, 200m, 400m, Long Jump, Triple Jump, and Shot Put
(Photo courtesy Rob D’Avellar)

Daegu Mike & Paul 800

CMA President M50 Paul Osland ON won both the 800m (photo) and the 1500m
Mike Sherar ON won the Silver in the 800, as well as a Silver in the Relay

Daegu - Karla 200m (2)

W60 Karla Del Grande ON won both the 60m and 200m (photo) and Silver in the 400m
Wendy Alexis ON won the Silver in the 60m and 200m

Daegu Nigel 200m

M40 Nigel John ON won Bronze in the 400m and Long Jump

Daegu - Lynn 2

W60 Lynn Kobayashi won the Silver in the 3000m

Daegu - JP Xu

M50 Jianping Xu ON won the Bronze in the 10K Road Racewalk and was 4th in the 3000mRW. He was also 11th in the Half Marathon (got his money’s worth!)
(photo by Emmanuel Tardi)

 Daegu - Nicola

W50 Nicola Everton BC won the Silver in the 1500m and the Bronze in the 800m (photo)

Daegu - Kerry

M60 Kerry Smith ON won the Silver in the 60m


M50 Team Canada won the Silver in the 4X200m Relay
Mike Sherar ON, Chris Lemassif ON, Serge Faucher ON, Zaven Tavitian PQ
Their time of 1:37.72 broke the 1:42 CAN record


M45 Team Canada won the Silver in the 4X200m Relay
Markus Skeete ON, Jerry Kangi PQ, Paul Osland ON, Peter Lawson NS

Daegu - Mark Pinkard

M55 Mark Pinckard BC topped off two Bronze medal wins in the 800m and 1500m with an upgrade on the flight home!  Sweet!

Denis Laflamme

M60 Denis Laflamme PQ won Silver in the 10K Road Racewalk and Bronze in the 3000mRW  (Photo courtesy Emmanuel Tardi)


M45 Gezim Dimnaku AB  won Bronze in the Triple Jump

M75 Marek Glowaki BC won Silver in the Shot Put

W60 Sue Hannon ON won Silver in the High Jump

Please send me photos !


Christa and Attllo

Korean Television took Attilio and Christa Bortignon on a tour and dressed them in King and Queen costumes – which was appropriate for Christa as ‘Queen of the Championships’


Team Canada took home 30 medals!
10 Gold
12 Silver
8 Bronze




Team Canada – please send me an action shot
I always post a portfolio on the Team Canada page
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