2016 Canadian Olympian, Alyx Treasure just competed in the Rome Diamond League's Golden Gala on June 8th and in 3 weeks she will jump at Coquitlam Town Center Park's Percy Perry Stadium in the high jump a the Vancouver Sun Harry Jerome Track Classic.
The meet record in the women's high jump of 1.95m set 33 year's ago by Canada's legendary, Debbie Brill. At the 2016 Olympic Games, Alyx set her personal best of 1.94m and she has jumped 1.91m already this season. The Kansas State graduate will join a host of other Olympians at the penultimate qualifier for the London World Championship set for August 4-13.
It is possible that all tickets will be sold before the day of the meet.
Richard K. Miller, Chair of Marketing for the Achilles Track and Field Society
reports that advance sales leave about only 600 tickets of the 3000 available.
Anyone who wishes to attend should go online at www.harryjerome.com now
to purchase the few remaining. Remember, seats are on a first come first serve basis.
Get there early to obtain a seat as general admission does not guarantee a seat.