Universiade (athletics): Preview of opening competition days in Kazan

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KAZAN, Russia (Courtesy of Athletics Canada) – Athleticscompetition at the 2013 edition of Summer Universiade beginsSunday, July 7 in Kazan, Russia. Day one of athleticscompetition will see 20 Canadian athletes in action including 2012Olympians Julie Labonté of Sainte-Justine, Que., in thewomen’s shot put, Jessica Smith of North Vancouver, B.C., in thewomen’s 800-metres and Sarah Wells of Unionville, Ont.

, in thewomen’s 400-metre hurdles.

Also in action on day one are five members of the 2013 WorldChampionship team; Sam Effah from Calgary, Alta., in the men’s100-metres, Labonté, Noelle Montcalm of Windsor, Ont., inthe women’s 400-metre hurdles, Tim Nedow of Brockville, Ont., inthe men’s shot put, and Christabel Nettey of Surrey, B.C., in thewomen’s long jump. These athletes will return to Russia(Moscow) August 10 to 18 for the 2013 IAAF WorldChampionships.

Canadians in Action on Day 1

* denotes qualification required

LocalTime

EasternTime

Eventname

Round

Athlete

9:00

1:00am

Women’s DiscusThrow

QualifyingA

RayannChin

9:00

1:00am

Women’s400m

Heats

AliciaBrown

9:35

1:35am

Men’s400m

Heats

BenjaminAyesu-Attah

DanielHaper

10:00

2:00am

Men’s ShotPut

QualifyingA+B

TimHendry

TimNedow

10:30

2:30am

Men’s100m

Heats

SamEffah

10:30

2:30am

Women’s DiscusThrow

QualifyingB

RayannChin

11:40

3:40am

Women’s100m

Heats

KhamicaBingham

Shai-anneDavis

12:35

4:35am

Women’s 400mHurdles

Heats

NoelleMontcalm

SarahWells

18:00

10:00am

Women’s800m

Heats

HelenCrofts

JessicaSmith

18:40

10:40am

Men’s100m

Round2

*SamEffah

18:45

10:45am

Men’s HighJump

QualifyingA+B

JeremyEckert

DjangoLovett

19:05

11:05am

Women’s100m

Round2

*KhamicaBingham

*Shai-anneDavis

19:15

11:15am

Women’s LongJump

QualifyingA+B

ChristabelNettey

SabrinaNettey

19:30

11:30am

Men’s1500m

Semifinal

RossProudfoot

JeremyRae

19:45

11:45am

Men’s ShotPut

Final

*TimHendry

*TimNedow

20:15

12:15pm

Women’s10000m

Final

*RhiannonJohns


LiveStreaming

Visitwww.livefisu.tv/for FISU livestreaming, schedule below for athletics competition livestreaming.

Date

LocalTime

EasternTime

July 7

17:50-21:00

9:50am-1:00pm

July 8

17:50-21:45

9:50am-1:45pm

July 9

18:50-22:30

10:50am-2:30pm

July 10

16:50-22:15

8:50am-2:15pm

July 11

17:50-22:15

9:50am-2:15pm

July 12

17:50-20:55

9:50am-12:55pm

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