At the end of February, the U of A Varsity Crew had a successful weekend in Winnipeg capped off with Spencer Allen awarded with performance of the meet after breaking the Can West record. He vaulted to a new personal best of 5.31m surpassing the old record of 5.23m. Nathan Filipek was 2nd with a seasons best of 5.10m.
Coach Mark also received honours, as he was awarded Canada West Assistant Male Coach of the Year. It was the first time ever this award has been handed out.
Not to forget, the rest of the crew jumped extremely well, as Kathryn van Ryswyk and Rachel Hyink came home with Gold and silver, while Megahn Lim was 4th and Lauren Ellis secured her spot to Nationals with a personal best jump of 3.71m for 6th.