BC Athletics Announces 2014 BC/Yukon Command Legion Team

Burnaby, BC

BC Athletics is pleased to announce the 2014 BC/Yukon Command Legion Team selected to represent BC at the 2014 Canadian Legion Youth Track & Field Championships, August 15-17, 2014 in Langley, BC.  BC Athletics has selected 25 Youth (16/17) aged athletes and 15 Midget 15 aged athletes as part of the team.  Congratulations to those athletes and their coaches.  Please note that "Event" refers to the selected event.  Athletes and their coaches will be contacted no later than Monday, July 20 (5:00pm) for other events, and Legion Information.


Athlete Name Event Hometown Club Coach
Calli-Ann Abbott W HEP Powell River PRTF Connie Polman Tuin
Chloe Alkema W PV Surrey OATF Len van Ryswyk
Michael Aono M 400 Delta OATF Mary Chewning
Chicago Bains W 300 H Duncan CVAC John May
Chanell Botsis W HT Coquitlam KJAK Richard Collier
Adam Chatten M HJ Coquitlam LANG Jarid Vaughan
Eric Chatten M HJ Coquitlam LANG Jarid Vaughan
Nickolas Colyn M 2000 SC Langley LANG Dave Hetherington
Autumn Covington W HT Surrey KJAK Richard Collier
Veronika Fagan W 2000 SC Kelowna OACS Nate Reiter
Rachel Jerome W LJ Ladysmith NTFC Mike Viers
Hannah Johnston W 300 H Vancouver VOCA Tatjana and Besnik Mece
Matthew McLean M 100 Surrey OATF Mary Chewning
Alyssa Mousseau W 800 Nanaimo NTFC Tyler Heisterman
Reid Muller M 1500 Pitt Meadows GOLD Andrew Lenton
Adam Murray M 2000 SC Kelowna OACS Nate Reiter
Chelsea Ribeiro W 2000 SC Surrey OATF Lynn Kanuka
Felix Richter M 100 Errington OTFC Laurie Ritchie
Jasper Schiedel M 300 H Vancouver VOCA Tatjana & Besnik Mece
Nina Schultz W TJ New Westminster NWSA Tatjan Mece
Kenneth Schultze M 110 H West Vancouver WVAN Erin Bell
Taryn Smiley W 200 Duncan CVAC John May
Alex Smith W PV Kamloops KAML Ryan Jensen
Nathan Tadesse M 800 Surrey UNBC Scott Svelander
Katherine Weaver W HEP North Vancouver NORW Elena Voloshin


Athlete Event Hometown Club Coach
Lauryn Cheung G PV Langley LANG Rob Pike
Tanika Dolfo G HT Langley LANG Ron Bunting
Anastasios Eliopoulos B 100 H Vancouver VOCA Tatjana Mece
Vikramjit Gondara B HT Abbotsford VRTC Harold Willers
Hayley Hunter G JT Campbell River RIVC Dale Trenholm
Michael Lambert B HJ Mission VRTC Zbigniew Szelagowicz
Quinn Litherland B 300  Vancouver TBIR Derrick Johnston
Kyra McNulty G 1200 Kelowna OACS Nathan Reiter
Hannah Morrison G 200 H Langley LANG Jarid Vaughan
Thomas Nobbs B 1500 SC Vancouver VOCA Besnik Mece
Emma Rastad G LJ West Vancouver NORW Elena Voloshin
Camryn Rogers G SP Richmond KJAK Richard Collier
Braydon Roman B TJ North Vancouver NORW Elena Voloshin
Connor Sinclair B SP Surrey OATF Don Allemeersch
Valerie Wideski G DT Richmond KJAK Richard Collier


Coach Position Club Hometown
Ian Cameron Head Coach / Jumps & Combined Event VAAA Vernon
Tatjana Mece Sprints, Hurdles & Relays VOCA New Westminster
Neal Currie Endurance BVAS Telkwa
Oleg Bondarchuk Throws KAML Kamloops
Erin Bell Manager/Chaperone WVAN West Vancouver
Stephanie Gouin Manager/Chaperone UNBC Prince George
Paul Little Manager/Chaperone UNBC Nanaimo
TBA Manager/Chaperone TBA TBA


Athletes who were not selected to the BC/Yukon Command Legion Team can still compete at the 2014 Canadian Youth Track & Field Championships as part of the Club/Open Section.  To find information regarding registration and event information, please CLICK HERE