NEWS 1130 is a proud sponsor of the 36th edition of the Harry Jerome International Track Classic. For 36 years, the Harry Jerome Track Classic has provided an opportunity for top Canadians to compete against athletes from around the world. This is your chance to see Top Canadian Athletes like Melissa Bishop (800 metres), Vancouver’s own Liz Gleadle (Javelin Throw) and Georgia Ellenwood from Langley, BC compete. This one-day competition is an important step in meeting critical Olympic and World Championships qualifying standards. The 2019 World Championships are in Doha, Qatar September 28th to October 6th in preparation to the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.
The Harry Jerome Track Classic happens from 5pm – 9:30pm.
100m, 200m, 400m,800m, 1500m, 3000m, 110m hurdles, high jump, long jump, shot put, javelin, Junior Development 4x100m (Division 2-2008 or younger/grade 5 or lower, Division 4-2006 or younger/grade 7 or lower), Special Olympics 100m, Para 100m mixed Para Shot put
100m, 200m, 400m,800m, 1500m, 100m hurdles, 3000m steeplechase, high jump, long jump, shot put, javelin, Junior development 4x100m (Division 1-2008 or younger/grade 5 or lower, Division 3-2006 or younger/grade 7 or lower), Special Olympics 100m, Para 100m mixed
Important Note: Organizers reserve the right to modify the event list.