A weekend to remember for the Strathcona FireFit Team at the 2016 Canadian National Finals in Calgary September14-18! The Mixed Relay team of Lt Darren Anderson, FF Brad Dicks, FF Kris Chlebek, and FF Carla Morrison came out on top with a World Record and National Title! The team edged out Toronto Pearson in the final with a time of 1:12 (Toronto Pearson held the previous record of 1:14) The team also finished first overall in the Mixed Team Category (Top 3 Individual Times) with a combined time of 4:45:02. The Mixed X3 team of Morrison and Anderson placed third overall, winning the Bronze Medal by 2/100ths of a second. New personal bests were put up by Anderson at 1:32, Chlebek at 1:36, and Dicks, who put up the team's first sub 90 time, with a 1:27. FF John Huk posted a new personal best earlier in the season, throwing down a time of 1:36 to go along with back to back Gold Medals in the Over 40 Category at regional events in Fox Creek and Calgary.
2016 Firefit Team Accolades
3rd Place Over 40 - Vernon Regional
1st Place Over 40 - Fox Creek Regional
1st Place Over 40 - Calgary Regional
3rd Place Female - Drumheller Regional
3rd Place Over 40 - Drumheller Regional
1st Place Mixed Relay - Drumheller Regional
2nd Place Mixed X3 Relay - Drumheller Regional
1st Place Over 40 X3 Relay - Drumheller Regional
6th Place Female - Canadian National Championships
5th Place Over 40 - Canadian National Championships
1st Place Mixed Relay - Canadian National Championships - 2016 National Champions & World Record
1st Place Mixed Team - Canadian National Championships - 2016 National Champions
3rd Place Mixed X3 Relay - Canadian National Championships - 2016 Bronze Medal
The Team will be training periodically through the winter in preparation for next season, which will begin in May. Any members interested in training with the team or possibly competing next season, are encouraged to forward their name to a current team member.
We are actively seeking a Team Sponsor(s). If you are a business owner or know of a business that would like to support this high profile and exciting team, please send us a message via our Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/StrathconaFirefitTeam/ or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org We have a great sponsorship package that we can provide you, that is full options on how our team can showcase, promote and support your business.