Pictou Advocate sports

Local athletes eye Eastern Canada track meet

STELLARTON – Four Pictou County athletes are among more than 40 who have been chosen for Nova Scotia’s Under-22 track and field team that will be competing in August at the Eastern Canadian Espoirs Championships in Moncton. The list includes high jumper Macayla Cullen of Stellarton, hurdler Megan Graham of Trenton, high jumper Kaelan Schmidt […]

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Tributes paid at Johnny Miles awards night

NEW GLASGOW – Awards were presented in four categories once again in conjunction with the Johnny Miles Running Event Weekend. Race director Terry Curley presided over the gathering at Glasgow Square and paid special tribute to Glenn Chenell and those receiving Big Dog Hall of Fame plaques in his memory. Debbie MacDonald entered the hall, […]

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MacLennan, Simpson set pace at Johnny Miles marathon

NEW GLASGOW – Two local distance runners at opposite ends of their careers won their respective races on Sunday to conclude the 41st Johnny Miles Running Event Weekend. Senior masters runner Dave MacLennan of Scotsburn led virtually from the start to win his 11th Johnny Miles Marathon champion, while high school student Raymond Simpson of […]

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