Tommy ran a New 1500m Personal Best of 4:09 on June 7

Tommy ran a new personal best in the 1500m or 4:09 on June 7 at the Ottawa Lions Twilight Meet at Mooney’s Bay track, Tommy’s home track. Here is the YouTube video:

https://youtu.be/phBcQ0nr9oA

It is always an amazing feeling for Tommy to run at home, surrounded by his wonderful friends and teammates. The Ottawa Lions are such an amazing club, with incredible people who have become like family to Tommy and us.

Congratulations to Jason Dunkerley and his Guide runner Jeremie Venne, who have also been selected to Team Canada to race at the World Para Athletic Championships in London England this July! Tommy is lucky to have good friends from the Ottawa Lions traveling to the Worlds along with him as part of Team Canada. Jason and Jeremy ran a great race too the evening of June 7! Go Ottawa Lions! We are excited to support you on your adventure to Worlds 2017!

Whee!
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Tommy going to World Para Athletic Championships with Team Canada

Big news! https://youtu.be/ypkODBrbksQ
Tommy was named to Team Canada for the World Para Athletics Championships which will take place in London, England in July 2017! Thank you to everyone who supports Tommy and cheers him on, helping him on his journey as an athlete.
Here is Athletics Canada‘s list of all the amazing Canadian Para Athletes on Team Canada!http://athletics.ca/athletics-canada-names-team-2017-ipc-worlds/#sthash.r4g1po0h.V55NixPn.dpbs
And a link to the Ottawa Lions Track and Field Clubstory about the 4 local athletes selected!https://ottawalions.com/2017/06/06/four-lions-named-to-ipc-world-championship-team/
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