Simon Whitfield

Martinson leading the Island Race series

Simon Whitfield among pack of UVic Vikes with sub-15 minute times in Sidney 5km race

Geoff Martinson has now won all four of the Frontrunners Island Race series events he’s entered in 2013.

Martinson narrowly edged visiting Vancouver runner Ryan Brockerville to win the Bazan Bay 5KM run in Sidney last week.

Bazan was the fifth event of the year.

Simon Whitfield mixed among a pack of current and former UVic Vikes who hit sub-15 minute times in the 5KM.

Former Vikes athlete and current member of the National Triathlon Centre, Ellen Pennock, was the top woman.

Top 20 results.

2013 Synergy Health Management Ltd Bazan Bay 5K

1 Geoff Martinson Prairie Inn Harriers 14:32

2 Ryan Brockerville Point Grey Track Club 14:32

3 Clifford Childs ex-Vikes 14:40

4 Forrest Simpson Vikes 14:45

5 Simon Whitfield Prairie Inn Harriers 14:50

6 Patrick Psotka Vikes  14:50

7 Matthew Sharpe 14:52

8 Kevin Friesen Point Grey Track Club 14:54

9  Jim Finlayson Prairie Inn Harriers

10 M16-19 Joel Deschiffart 15:05

11 M16-19 Lehm Maguire 15:06

12 Ryan Huff Point Grey Track Club 15:07

13 Mark Wilkie Point Grey Track Club 15:09

14 Dylan Gant Point Grey Track Club 15:11

15 Carlos Lesser LiveFit Coaching 15:12

16 M16-19 Russell Pennock UCAC Calgary 15:13

17 Kevin O’Connor Point Grey Track Club 15:15

18 Nicholas Walker Frontrunners 15:25

19 M16-19 Connor Foreman National Triathlon Centre 15:28

20 Sean Chester Prairie Inn Harriers 15:32

… 38 Ellen Pennock National Triathlon Centre 16:29*

*Top female

Just Posted

VIDEO: Victoria immigrant centre’s refugee housing lands in Oak Bay

Partnership project officially announced for World Refugee Day

Marijuana to be legal in Canada Oct. 17: Trudeau

Prime Minister made the announcement during question period in the House of Commons

Rebirth of downtown cultural festival coming to Victoria in July

Folktoria aims to pick up where Folkfest left off

Plans rejigged for new Crystal Pool and Wellness Centre

Visitors to open house see plans for fitness facility, main pool with movable floor

Two people taken into custody after TD bank robbery

VicPD say an individual left the building with an undisclosed amount of cash

In reversal, Trump signs executive order to stop family separation

President had been wrongly insisting he had no choice but to separate families apprehended at border

New Jersey forward Taylor Hall wins Hart Trophy as NHL MVP

Vancouver’s Sedin brothers share King Clancy Award for humanitarian efforts

POLL: Do you have a family doctor?

“I don’t have a family doctor,” is an all too familiar phrase… Continue reading

GoFundMe page launched for families of missing Vancouver Island fishermen

Search for three men whose vessel capsized near Tofino on June 15 continues.

50 new fires sparked in B.C. after lightning strikes across province

Similar conditions seen at the beginning of 2017 wildfire season

B.C. woman graduates high school at age 92

Nanaimo’s Joan Deebank the oldest high school graduate ever in B.C., as far as ministry can confirm

B.C. Appeal Court rules lottery winner must be paid back $600,000 loan

Enone Rosas won $4.1 million in a lottery in 2007 and loaned a portion to a friend

B.C. man surprised after used needle falls from sky

A Vernon resident said a syringe fell out of the sky and landed at his feet

Liquor review finds issues with B.C. wholesale monopoly

Report calls for ‘conflict of interest’ in system to be fixed

Most Read