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le September 16, 2008

Petitclerc wins fifth gold medal


“When I went to sprint on the last turn, I thought all the racers
were right behind me, but I ended up having a good advance,” she said.
“I’ve trained very hard to make sure I got here well prepare both
physically and mentally. My best memory of these Games will definitely
be winning the 100m because I worked ...

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le September 15, 2008

Stilwell earns second gold on the track


Prior to the race, Stilwell said she was looking for a twin for the gold medal she won in the 200m.

“The start is my strongest asset and in a short distance like this,
it’s all about the start. I was just focused on going faster than the
other girls who worked just as hard as I did,” she said.

Her coach in B...

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le September 13, 2008
le September 12, 2008

Canada picks up two gold, three silver and five bronze on day six


Petitclerc picked up her second gold in the women’s 400m in the T54 category in a season best 52.02. Roy, participating in her second race of the day, won the bronze with a season best 54.72.

“I had a good solid race,” said Petitclerc. “My goal was to set a new world record. I didn’t quite reach it, but I got the second best t...

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