Priscilla Lopez Schliep

Priscilla Lopes-Schliep

2008 Olympuc Bronze Medalist - 100m Hurdles

Remember to run over the hurdle instead of jumping over it. Hurdles is a sprint race, if you jump really high over each hurdle it takes longer to reach the finish line.


Athletics Canada Celebrates RBC Sports Day in Canada with Run Jump Throw Wheel Try-it sessions

20 November 2015 - 0 comments on this article

On Saturday November 21 Athletics Canada joins in on the coast to coast celebration of RBC Sports Day in Canada presented by ParticipACTION, CBC and True Sport. Along with member provincial associations and local delivery partners, Hershey’s Run Jump Throw Wheel try-it sessions will be held in various locations across the country. Hershey’s Run Jump […]

Athletics New Brunswick Seeking Director of Run Jump Throw Wheel & First Contact Programs

29 June 2015 -

Athletics New Brunswick is seeking an energetic leader who will work in partnership with staff and volunteers to expand and enhance the First Contact & Fundamentals programs in Athletics (Track & Field) in the Province of New Brunswick. The ideal candidate is committed to working on a day to day basis with athletics clubs, schools […]

Run Jump Throw Wheel featured as part of PlayOn! Parasport starting April 7th

26 March 2015 -

The Run Jump Throw Wheel program will be featured as part of the PlayOn! PARASPORT program taking place that the Etobicoke Olympium on Tuesday evenings from  6pm to 8pm, April 7 through May 5, 2015. All Play On! PARASPORT sessions will be led by parasport or paralympic athlete ambassadors or coaches. Best of all, this ground-breaking program […]

Request for Expression of Interest – Run Jump Throw Wheel

7 March 2015 -

Athletics NB is very happy to announce a great partnership opportunity for  hiring of a new full time staff position being created in New Brunswick. The new position will assume the responsibility of provincial Coordinator for Run-Jump-Throw-Wheel (RJTW), youth road running and our new introductory competitive program. Fore more information please go to : 

Sports Day in Canada Try-It Day in Halifax

28 November 2014 -

Run Jump Throw Wheel will be featured as part of the Sports Day in Canada Try-It day taking place at the Canada Games Centre in Halifax, NS – November 29, 2014 from 3pm to 6pm.  For more information 

ANB Partners with GTECH Legs for Literacy

23 October 2014 -

Moncton-Athletics New Brunswick is extremely happy to announce a partnership with New Brunswick’s largest road race, the GTECH Legs for Literacy. The annual event, held this weekend in Moncton, attracts more than 3000 runners and walkers each year. Along with the road race, there will be also be more opportunities for kids and parents to participate at […]

Athletics Canada Announces Expansion of Run Jump Throw Program through Partnership with The Hershey Company

22 July 2014 -

Athletics Canada announced today a new five-year partnership with The Hershey Company that aims to get children excited about physical activity.  A key component of the partnership is the expansion of Run Jump Throw, Athletics Canada’s official grassroots program that introduces youth ages 7 to 12 to the fundamental skills of running, jumping, throwing and wheeling […]