Category: Sports

Celebrating a win

May 10th, 2019 — Bridgett Baziw of Lord Byng celebrates winning the senior girls 800 meters at the Vancouver High School Track and Field Championships held Friday at UBC. Second was Kendra Lewis of Van Tech. More pictures can be found HERE or by clicking on the above picture.

Updated: May 12, 2019 — 3:08 pm

Hurdles are tough

May 9th, 2019 — Hurdles are tough enough but winning the senior boys 400 meter hurdles with loose shoe laces, that’s really tough. Joseph Lucas from Killarney High School winning on day one of the Vancouver High School Track and Field Championships at Point Grey High School. More pictures can be found HERE or by clicking on the above picture.

Updated: May 12, 2019 — 3:07 pm

First crit of 2019

April 30th, 2019 — The first Escape Velocity World Tuesday Night Championship crit of the year at Glenlyon. More pictures HERE or by clicking on the above picture. Sharing pictures from the bike race galleries is OK as is downloading for personal use.

Updated: May 1, 2019 — 9:40 am

Prince of Wales beats Magee

November 4th, 1975 — Prince of Wales in black playing Magee at Quilchena Park in a Vancouver city high school rugby game. Prince of Wales defeated the previously unbeaten Magee 6-4. It’s taken a long time to track down the details of this game as the pictures never ran in the paper, just the story, which is a shame.

Updated: April 2, 2019 — 10:41 pm

Shot with an iPhone

March 31st, 2019 — As hurdles pictures go this isn’t the greatest but it’s still pretty good especially since it was shot with an iPhone which is all I had with me when I rode by during my morning bike ride. It’s a heat of the men’s decathlon hurdles at the UBC Open Track Meet at UBC’s Dhillon oval.

Updated: April 2, 2019 — 10:44 pm

Phil Olsen

June 1st 1974 — Phil Olsen of Nanaimo won the boys javelin with a throw of 234 feet setting a new Canadian record at the 1974 BC high school provincial track and field championships at Minoru Park in Richmond. .

Updated: February 18, 2019 — 11:40 am

Tom Griffin

June 1st 1974 — Tom Griffin of Mount Douglas on his way to winning the 1500 metres in a meet record of 3:59 over John Martens of Burnaby South at the 1974 BC high school provincial track and field championships at Minoru Park in Richmond. .

Updated: February 15, 2019 — 4:01 pm

Greg Saxon

June 1st 1974 — Possibly Greg Saxon on his way to winning and setting a new Canadian record in the 1500 metre steeplechase at the 1974 BC high school provincial track and field championships at Minoru Park in Richmond.

Updated: February 15, 2019 — 4:03 pm

Mark Warbinuk

June 1st 1974 — Mark Warbinuk (right) of Richmond won the 110 metre hurdles over Bernie Crump of Victoria (161) at the 1974 BC high school provincial track and field championships at Minoru Park in Richmond.

Updated: February 15, 2019 — 4:05 pm

Gord U’ren

June 1st 1974 — Gord U’ren of Burnaby South wins the boys 100 meters in 10.9 seconds at the 1974 BC high school provincial track and field championships at Minoru Park in Richmond.

Updated: February 15, 2019 — 4:07 pm