GALLERY: BC High School Track & Field championships underway in Langley

High school track and field athletes from across B.C. are competing in Langley this weekend.

The action got underway Thursday afternoon at McLeod Athletic Park at the corner of 56 Avenue and 216 Street, and continues until Saturday afternoon.

Thursday action on the track began with the Junior Boys and Girls Steeplechase, as well as 400m, 1500m and 4×100 races. On the field, high jumpers, long jumpers, triple jumpers discus, shot put and javelin throwers kicked things off.

For a full schedule of events, click here.

Ben Wergeland from Langley Christian High School competes in Grade 8 boys high jump on May 31. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
Ben Wergeland from Langley Christian High School competes in Grade 8 boys high jump on May 31. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
Abby Hackman from Vernon Secondary School competes in junior girls triple jump. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
Christian Peterson from Kitsilano Secondary leads the way in junior boys steeplechase on May 31. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
Isaiah Akurienne from Heritage Christian School competes in senior boys javelin on May 31. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
Ben Wergeland from Langley Christian High School competes in Grade 8 boys high jump on May 31. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times
Kyle San Juan from A.R. MacNeill Secondary competes in senior boys javelin on May 31. Miranda Gathercole Langley Times

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