Nelson’s Matti Erickson sets provincial record

Nelson’s Matti Erickson sets provincial record

Kootenay Chaos track and field club members have outstanding results at recent competitions.

This past weekend in Vancouver, Matti Erickson of the Kootenay Chaos track and field club ran the fastest recorded 800m in the province for 12 year olds with a time of 2:13.36. Erickson also won the 80m, 200m, and 300m hurdles.

Emily Simpson placed fourth in the Western Canada Games trials 800m with a personal best performance and Keiran Marchand ran personal bests in the 800 and 1,500m events. Nicola Everton won the masters 800 and 1,500m events.