Four County athletes on Legion team

STELLARTON — Local athletes are looking forward to their participation while representing the 38-member Team Nova Scotia-Nunavut for the 2018 Royal Canadian Legion Under-16 and Under-18 Track and Field Championships scheduled for August 10 to 12 in Brandon, Man. Jenna Reid of Pictou is entered in the 500-gram javelin and three-kilogram hammer throw, while Keaghan […]

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Olympic theme to track and field awards

STELLARTON – Awards presentations provided an opportunity to draw a parallel between the ups challenges that occur for Pictou County Athletics members and those pursuing success at the Olympics. Athletics head coach Pat Carty congratulated the athletes who participated during the society’s annual summer season-ending awards banquet at the Pioneer Coal Athletic Field. “Think of […]

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Kaelan Schmidt joins Dal track and field team

SUTHERLANDS RIVER – Local track and field star Kaelan Schmidt is joining the Dalhousie Tigers. A 5’10” jumper, Schmidt comes to the Tigers after successful high school and club track and field seasons. A native of Sutherlands River and a recent graduate of North Nova Educational Centre, Schmidt claimed four gold medals, three silver medals […]

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