Another familiar face will be joining Coach Reindl in Colombia as 2022 U SPORTS Rookie of the Year, Avery Pearson will be competing at the Championships. Pearson recently surpassed the World U20 standard in the 800m by posting a new Personal Best of 2:05.48s. This broke her own Saskatchewan Athletics U20 record.
Coach Reindl will oversee 19 women and 14 men in Colombia and is ready to make a splash on the world stage.
"We have a really strong team from coast to coast, to the point where we think we have enough firepower to enter in all five relay competitions (4x100m and 4x400m for men and women, and then the mixed 4x400m)", said Reindl.
Coach Reindl will also be representing Canada at the 2022 North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletics Association (NACAC) Championships from August 19 to 21. He will be acting as the Sprints, Hurdles, Relays Coach when the national team competes in The Bahamas.