Area pair on track for Jamaica
Two London area athletes have been named to Athletics Canada’s team heading to the Jamaican Under-18 Invitational meet in Kingston, Jamaica, starting June 30.
London’ s Evan Burke, coached by Dave Mills at the London Western club, will compete in the boys 3,000metre race, while Strathroy’s Olivia Gee will take part in the girls 100m hurdles. Gee is coached at London Legion by Sandy Cooper-Ryder, who will serve as the 42-member Canadian team’s head coach.
The two-day meet features 20 events.