10 BC Athletes to Compete at 2019 IAAF World Athletics Championships

The 2019 IAAF World Athletics Championships are set to take place September 27 - October 6, 2019 in Doha, Qatar. BC Athletics is excited to cheer on all of Team Canada which includes 10 incredible athletes from the Province of BC! Below you can learn more about our BC Athleties as well as how you can follow them as they take on the world best in Qatar! 










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Jerome Blake

Men’s 4x100m relay

Vancouver, B.C.

Tara Self

Coquitlam Cheetahs Track and Field Club

Lindsey Butterworth

Women’s 800m

North Vancouver, B.C.

Brit Townsend

Coastal Track Club

Rachel Cliff

Women’s 5000m

Vancouver, B.C.

Richard Lee


Evan Dunfee

Men’s 20km race walk, 50km race walk

Richmond, B.C.

Gerald Dragomir

Race Walk West

John Gay

Men’s 3000m steeplechase

Vancouver, B.C.

Chris Johnson

Vancouver Thunderbirds Track and Field Club

Liz Gleadle

Women’s javelin

Vancouver, B.C.

Laurier Primeau

Vancouver Thunderbirds Track and Field Club

Django Lovett

Men’s high jump

Surrey, B.C.

Zbigniew Szelagowicz

Kajaks Track and Field Club

Michael Mason

Men’s high jump

Nanoose Bay, B.C.

Jeff Huntoon

Nanaimo Track and Field Club

Natasha Wodak

Women’s 10,000m

North Vancouver, B.C.

Lynn Kanuka

Prairie Inn Harriers

Regan Yee

Women’s 3000m steeplechase

South Hazelton, B.C.

Mark Bomba

Langley Mustangs Track and Field Club


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