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2006 UCI Junior Track Worlds — Day 4 Brief Report

August 8, 2006 (Gent, Belgium) — Here’s today’s brief report from Day 4, the final day of the Junior Track Worlds for the Women’s Scratch, Women’s Keirin and Men’s Sprint.

Monique Sullivan (Calgary, AB) placed 9th today in the Keirin competition, after qualifying second in the first round. “She raced really well today,” said Vincent Jourdain, CCA road and track coach. “We will have to keep an eye on her for the upcoming 2007 Junior Track Worlds in Mexico, where she could perform well with more preparation.”

Here’s a brief recap of Day 3 – Monday August 7, 2006

Women 2000m Individual Pursuit
Danielle Kenny (Calgary, AB) finished 27th in the Junior Women’s 2,000m pursuit qualification, with a time of 2:44.010, very close to beating her personal record of 2:41.

Men’s Sprint
Lawrence Leroux (Oka, QC) was 25th in the 200m qualification run, just missing the first round of qualification where the top 24 were selected. He had a time of 11:1, which represents a personal best for him, and he said he was very happy about that.

The official results are here.

You can find more coverage about this event here.





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