Cali Update 4

Wednesday, 16 December 2009 by

I’m back home now, buried in the textbooks preparing for my 4 exams this week. I figured I’d take a quick break to let everyone know how the last day of racing went in Cali. Preparation was as usual, this time with a bit later start to the racing at 2:30. I did a quick

Cali Update 3

Friday, 11 December 2009 by

Today was the individual sprints with both myself and Travis Smith representing Canada. I’ve been concentrating quite a bit on my start for team sprint, so I hadn’t done much speed work in the build up to this race. I was very happy to qualify tenth in the 200m with a time of 10.51. This gave

Cali Update 2

Friday, 11 December 2009 by

I’ve been here in this ‘mild’ (30 degree) Colombian weather for 6 days, and I’m getting a bit anxious to do some racing. We’ve done quite a bit of training on the track and I’m feeling ready and prepared to go fast in the next couple days. Tomorrow is the individual sprints, where myself and

Cali Update 1

Saturday, 05 December 2009 by

Day one of my trip to Cali isn’t even over and it’s already been a pretty interesting trip. I met up with the BC crew at Pearson International and we proceeded to check in to the first leg of my flight (the second leg of theirs) to Miami International. This flight went off without a