LVA Fall 2017 Results Summary
Lions Valley Athletics athletes have competed in multiple fall races with spectacular results. High School Cross Country results up to the GHAC XC Championships are here: [GHAC 2017 Results]
The next race for LVA athletes is the Athletics Ontario Cross Country Championships in Bracebridge, ON November 12, 2017.
OMA Don Farquarson 4KM Cross Country
Sunnybrook Park - October 15, 2017
Lions Valley Athletics had a team of 4 Masters Athletes compete at the second event in the Ontario Masters Athletics Cross Country Series. Michael Gill, Darryl Rowan, Jerome Louvel and Akeel Ghaib ran the Don Farquarson 4KM event on the iconic Sunnybrook Park course. The weather held out and everyone ran well conquering the Bob Moore Hill and 4KM with success.
Michael took things out hard and lead the entire race from start to finish in a time of 13:28.84. Darryl showed his strength on the hills as the next LVA runner finishing 37th in 16:40.41. Jerome and Akeel started and finished their first cross country race ever in 53rd and 59th positions. The team placed 3rd in the Men's 30-39 Age Category.
The Halloween 7KM and 1KM
Stoney Creek - October 28, 2017
Sean and Chad Patterson ran the Halloween 7KM event in Stoney Creek. They crossed the finish line in first and second within 9 seconds of each other. Sean finished in a time of 24:34 followed closely by Chad in 24:45.
5 Peaks Ontario - Kortright Enduro
Kortright - October 28, 2017
Akeel Ghaib ran the Enduro race at the final 5 Peaks Ontario event in Kortright. He finished the Enduro course in 25th place Overall and 7th in his Age Category with a time of 1:12:38.