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July 23, 2021 | by: Jamie Paterson

MARITIMERS AT THE OLYMPICS

The 2020 Olympics FINALLY start this morning in Tokyo.

Good luck Team Canada!!

A lot of Maritimers are participating in the Games this year.  Here’s the list:

 

MARITIME OLYMPIC ATHLETES:

Ellie Black (Halifax)
Sport: Gymnastics – Artistic

Mark de Jonge (Halifax)
Sport: Canoe-Kayak – Sprint

Sydney Pickrem (Halifax)
Sport: Swimming

Michelle Russell (Fall River)
Sport: Canoe/Kayak

Connor Fitzpatrick (Dartmouth)
Sport: Canoe-Kayak – Sprint

Brittany Fraser-Beaulieu (New Glasgow)
Sport: Equestrian – Dressage

Sarah Mitton (Brooklyn, NS)
Sport: Athletics – shot put

Wyatt Sanford (Kennetcook, NS)
Sport: Boxing

Jacob Saunders (Chester, NS)
Sport: Sailing

Jill Irving (Moncton)
Sport: Equestrian – Dressage (alternate)

Geneviève Lalonde (Moncton)
Sport: Athletics – 3000m steeplechase

Catharine Pendrel (Harvey, NB)
Sport: Cycling – Mountain Bike

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ATHLETES WITH MARITIME CONNECTIONS:   

Shay Colley (born in East Preston, N.S.)
Sport: Basketball

Lauren Gale (born in Fredericton, N.B)
Sport: Athletics – 400m

Margaret McNeil (father from New Waterford, N.S)
Sport: Swimming

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MARITIME COACHES/OFFICIALS AND TRAINERS:

Steve Baur
Sport: Basketball – Assistant Coach
Hometown: Lower Sackville

Chad Brooks
Sport: Canoe/Kayak – Head Coach of Women’s Kayak team
Hometown: Lake Echo

Michael Butler
Sport: Badminton – Head Coach
Hometown: Saint John, N.B.

Carly Clarke
Sport: Basketball – Assistant Coach
Hometown: Halifax

Geoff Harris
Sport: Athletics – Coach
Hometown: Halifax, N.S.

David Kikuchi
Sport: Gymnastics – Coach
Hometown: Halifax

Jon Pike
Sport: Canoe/Kayak- Coach
Hometown: Dartmouth

Mark Smith
Sport: Softball- Head Coach
Hometown: Falmouth, N.S.

Paul Tingley
Sport: Sailing
Hometown: Halifax

Bryce Tully
Sport: Basketball – Mental Performance Coach
Hometown: Lower Sackville

Gérald Arsenault
Sport: Badminton official
Hometown: Quispamsis, N.B.

Eric Desroches
Sport: Badminton official
Hometown: Edmundston, N.B.

Frank Garner
Sport: Canoe/Kayak – technical delegate and chief official
Hometown: Waverley, N.S.

Jessica Sears
Sport: medical team massotherapist
Hometown: Memramcook, N.B.

Bob Stanton
Sport: softball director of referees
Hometown: Fredericton, N.B.

 

~ Jamie

(source:CTVNews.ca)