Vancouver Thunderbirds Impress at BC High Schools and 8-9 All-Comers Meet

The Vancouver Thunderbirds finished with some impressive performances at the recent BC Track and Field High School Championships and the Grade 8-9 All-Comers Meet this past weekend. 

Both Ben Daly-Grafstein and Amabel Stokes won an impressive two golds each at the Grade 8-9 All Comers Meet, Ben winning the 100m hurdles in 14.55 and the long jump with a jump of 6.03 meters. Amabel Stokes won the 200m dash in 26.07, won the 400 in 57.67, and placed third in the 100m with a time of 13.12. 

Matthew Daly-Grafstein took the gold in the 110 meter hurdles at the High School Championships with a time of 15.35. 

Noteworthy performances from our club at the High School Championships came from:
Sebastian Munro
Jaqueline Regan
Christian Gravel (gr. 9 but competed up)
Peter Teng
Peter D'Arcy
Christopher D'Arcy
Carmannah MacKenzie
Simon Maas
Selina Byer
Tess Virgl
Erik Nielsen
Jake Powrie

From the Grade 8-9 All-Comers Meet:
Chris Taylor
Candice Chan
Tony Qu
Kansas MacKenzie
Peggy Noel
Jass Groden-Gilchrest

Congratulations to all of our competing club members. I apologize if anyone is accidentally left of this list. For a full list of results, visit: