2017 OFSAA Cross Country Championships

The Mississauga Olympians would like to congratulate Sandra Guga for qualifying for the 2017 OFSAA Cross Country Championships. Sandra competing as a first year senior this year, ran a time of 26:33.9 for her 6km race, finishing 79th overall in a field of 271 competitors. Way to go Sandra! For representing yourself and the Mississauga Olympians Track and Field Club

Indoor Season 2017-2018

Our indoor season training has begun. The schedule will be as follows:

November 6th 2017– March 31st 2018

York University 231 Ian Macdonald Blvd North York ON
Days: Mondays and Wednesdays
Time 6:30pm-8:00pm

Lisgar Middle School 6755 Lisgar Dr. Mississauga ON
Day: Thursday
Time: 6:30-8:00pm

Quantum Fitness (Upper Level) 914 Burnhamthorpe Rd West Mississauga ON
Day: Sunday
Time: Gr. K-5 3:00pm-4:00pm, Gr.6-12 3:30pm-4:30pm

Fall Season – 2017

The Mississauga Olympians Fall Season will begin at 6:30p on Tuesday September 19th 2017 at Loyola Catholic Secondary School. At this time we are accepting new registrations for children age 5-18 and of course welcoming back all past participants.

PRACTICE LOCATIONS

Loyola Catholic Secondary School
Address : 4010 Sladeview Crescent, Mississauga
Days : Tuesday and Thursday
Time : 6:30 – 8:00pm

St Marcellinus Secondary School
Address : 730 Courtney Park Rd West, Mississauga
Day : Sunday
Time : 3:00 – 4:30pm

MO Summer Camp

Want to learn to Run, Jump Throw? Mississauga Olympians is offering a Summer Camp this year to help youth ages 7-14 with skill development guided by The Long Term Athletic Development framework (LTAD). The camp will consist of specific track and field events in the morning session. The afternoons will consist of playing various team sports and activities, arts and crafts , cooperative games and other team-building games and activities, that complement morning activities. Every child should bring lunch, snacks and a reusable water bottle to camp each day, Please respect that we are a “Nut Aware Environment”.

Some of the track events will include:

* Middle Distance Racing: 400/800 meters
* Longer Distances and Cross Country Running
* Sprints: 60/80/100/200
* Long Jump
* Relays
* Throws

Inclement Weather
In case of bad weather, we will move to shelter in a designated area until it is suitable to restart activities. On rainy days, each child should bring a towel, change of clothing and a rain jacket to camp.

Summer camps will run for 6 weeks from July 3rd-August 11th 2017. Please click here to register.

For more information on our programs please contact us at www.mississaugaolympians.com

info@mississaugaolympians.com or 905-997-2713

MO Athletes at OFSSA

OFSSA; the largest High School track and field event in Canada and 3rd largest in North America behind Texas and California. This year MO was well represented by 4 of our very talented ladies, Sandra Guga, Titilayomi Sijuade, Tunlano Oladipo & Tia Luke. Sandra competed in the Junior girls 1500m and finished 18th overall. Titi and Tunlano helped power the Midget girls 4x100m relay team of Loyola to a silver medal. Tia competed in the Junior girls High Jump and finished 11th overall. It is a very big achievement to make it to OFSSA and these ladies were very competitive in their respective events.

Congratulations to you all for working hard and attending the big show. Keep pushing for even bigger achievements.