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Laurel Creek is pleased to welcome John Gamble to the coaching team

Laurel Creek Track Club is pleased to welcome John Gamble to our coaching staff. John is a former multi events athlete at University of Western Ontario and for Ontario who will be working with our Development Group athletes initially.   John was the Team Newfoundland head coach for the Legion Canadian Youth Nationals in Montreal...

Caleb Timm named Athletics Ontario Male Youth Combined Events Athlete of the Year

Congratulations to LC decathlete and Jumps Group member Caleb Timm for being named Athletics Ontario Youth Male Combined Events Athlete of the Year at AO’s gala awards banquet Sunday in Toronto. Caleb was selected based on his overall performance this year at nationals and other competitions.  Way to go Caleb!

2017-18 registration is coming up!

Registration night for the 2017-2018 track season is coming up Thursday September 28th at 6:30pm at Resurrection High School. For further information: returning athletes please contact your coach or for potential new athletes, Bruce Glebe, head coach, 519-893-4361 or bglebe@rogers.com

Timm takes silver in decathlon at Canadian Youth Nationals

Laurel Creek was well represented at the Legion Youth Canadian National Track and Field Championships in Brandon Manitoba August 11-13.   Top performance was Caleb Timm who took silver in youth boy’s decathlon while breaking the Ontario U17 provincial record as part of Team Ontario with a score of 5634 points.   Nicole Paine was...

LC ladies fly at Athletics Ontario Provincial Championships

LC athletes were a force to be reckoned with at this past weekend’s Athletics Ontario Provincial Championships in Brampton. Abby Byers took the gold medal in the Bantam Girl’s long jump and followed that up with a bronze in the 150m race. MacKenzie Morgan was victorious in the Youth Girl’s 800m race and then LC...

LC in the news!

We’ve had some great press coverage lately! Here a nice article from the Waterloo Chronicle on our Jumps and Multi’s Groups performance at Legion Ontario Youth Provincial Championships: https://www.waterloochronicle.ca/sports-story/7460581-local-track-athletes-perform-well-at-ontario-champs/   In addition, LC middle distance group alumnus Jamie Phelan was interviewed on CTV along with our own Coach Fitz about her recent victory in the...

Paine and Timm named to Team Ontario for Youth Nationals Track and Field Championships

Congratulations to long jumper Nicole Paine and decathlete Caleb Timm who were named to Team Ontario for the Royal Canadian Legion Youth National Track and Field Championships in Brandon Manitoba August 11-13. Nicole was selected based on her first place finish at the Legion Ontario Provincial Championships in Ottawa and Caleb was selected based on...

Middle Distance Athlete Takes Gold at North American Indigenous Games

Congratulations to Middle Distance Group athlete Emily Dodge for capturing gold in the 2km cross country race at the North American Indigenous Games in Toronto on July 17th. Dodge, representing Team Ontario, out kicked her teammate to win the contest by 9 seconds

LC Athletes Soar at Legion Ontario Provincial Youth Track and Field Championships

Nearly 500 athletes from across Ontario descended on the University of Windsor this past weekend for the Royal Canadian Legion Ontario Provincial Youth Track and Field Championships. Among those competing were six members of Laurel Creek Track Club Jumps and Multi’s group who’d been chosen in a regional qualifier in June for the District C...

LC Jumps group athletes soar at Royal Canadian Legion Meet

LC Jumps group soared Saturday at The Royal Canadian Legion National Youth Track and Field Ontario District C meet in kincardine Saturday. Double gold medal performances went toNicole Paine and Spiros Gouros. Karley Breen captured 3 silvers while Emily Smith took gold and silver. Kohl Grevenstein added 2 silvers, Abby Byers went silver and bronze competing in U16 girls...

LC Alumnus Jamie Phelan wins NCAA Division 1 1500m title

Congratulations to LC alumnus Jamie Phelan of University of Michigan who won the women’s NCAA 1500m title with a dramatic last-to-first place dash on the bell lap. Way to go Jamie, we’re all very proud of you. To read further about this, read this article in The Record: https://www.therecord.com/sports-story/7365485-phelan-goes-last-to-first-to-claim-ncaa-title/ To watch the race: http://www.flotrack.org/video/1217818-womens-1500m-final-michigans-jaimie-phelan-wins-first-title#.WT4J9OvyuM8