Tomorrow the 2005 World Track and Field Championships start in Helsinki. This will be a pretty big competition, since 32 medalist from Athens are competing. There are several Canadians that have a chance for Top 10s, if not medals: Tyler Christopher, Gary Reed, Kevin Sullivan, Carmen Douma-Hussar, Mark Boswell, and Perdita Felicien. For Saskatoon fans, pole vaulter Kelsey Hendry makes her World Championship debut. Hendry won four gold medals in CIS competition for the Huskies. Check out the website below or CBC, which promises extensive nightly coverage.
World Championships 2005