STREAM: How to watch a IAAF World Cross-Country Championships

March 26, 2017 - running watch

The IAAF World Cross-Country Championships are Sunday and there’s good news for Canadians: a eventuality will be streamed live by CBC Sports. Canada sends a clever group of U20- and senior-level runners featuring NACAC (North American, Central American and Caribbean) champions Sasha Gollish, Brogan MacDougall and Kieran Lumb.

The championships are being hold in Kampala, Uganda in East Africa, that is deliberate a heart for tellurian stretch running. Canadians competent for a inhabitant group formed on chain during a 2016 Canadian Cross-Country Championships in Kingston, Ont. behind in November.

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The biennial eventuality was final hold in Guiyang, China in 2015. Action in Uganda gets underway during 7 a.m. on Mar 26. (The eventuality occurs in a late afternoon internal time.)

Notable general runners embody Asbel Kiprop, a 2008 Olympic 1,500m champion and three-time universe champion, Genzebe Dibaba, a women’s 1,500m universe record holder, and 2012 Olympic marathon champion Stephen Kiprotich, who will be competing on home soil. Kiprop and Dibaba will competition a churned relay.

Kenya and Ethiopia have dominated a universe cross-country championships winning 127 of a probable 166 group titles in a event’s history. Kololo Airstrip “Independence Grounds” hosts a eventuality in Kampala, a nation’s collateral city.

The rundown

What: IAAF World Cross-Country Championships (click here for results / click here for live results)
When: Sunday, Mar 26 (7 a.m. EDT)
Where: Kampala, Uganda
How (to watch): CBC Sports.

Schedule (all times EDT)

7 a.m. – Mixed Relay (No Canadians)
7:30 a.m. – Women’s U20
8:10 a.m. – Men’s U20
8:55 a.m. – Women’s Senior
9:55 a.m. – Men’s Senior

Canadian roster

Check out Athletics.ca to review adult on a group representing 🇨🇦 this weekend during a @iaaf_athletics World XC Champs.

A post common by Athletics Canada (@athleticscanada) on Mar 21, 2017 during 7:02am PDT

U20 women

(Name, Hometown, Coach)
Hannah Bennison, Vernon, B.C., Malinda Elmore
Catherine Beauchemin, Québec, Sylvain Cloutier
Hanna Johnston, Thunder Bay, Ont., Kip Sigsworth
Martha MacDonald, Toronto, Taras Radchenko
Brogan MacDougall, Kingston, Ont., Steve Boyd
Shona McCulloch, Nepean, Ont., Kirk Dillabaugh

✌️☝️ 🇨🇦 @brog_macd wins a U20 women’s 5K during a #NACAC Cross-Country Championships. 📷: @urimiscott #canadianrunning #bocaraton @physi_kult @athleticscanada @usatf @runnerspace #athleticscanada #runnerspace

A post common by Canadian Running (@canadianrunning) on Mar 5, 2017 during 9:36am PST

U20 men

(Name, Hometown, Coach)
Andrew Alexander, Toronto, Taras Radchenko
Graham Baird, Pickering, Ont., Edward LaRocque
Jean-Simon Desgagnés, Saint-Ferréol-les-Neiges, Que., Félix-Antoine Lapointe
Kieran Lumb, Vancouver, Chris Johnson
Andrew Shepherd, Kitchener, Ont., Tom Fitzgerald
Mitchell Ubene, Tecumseh, Ont., Dave Scott-Thomas

Senior women

(Name, Hometown, Coach)
Lisa Brooking, Orillia, Ont., Mark Bomba
Victoria Coates, Hamilton, Ont., Patrick MacKinnon
Sasha Gollish, Toronto, Ross Ristuccia
Kathryn Harrison, Toronto, Sean Cleary
Claire Sumner, Calgary, Steve Boyd
Julie-Anne Staehli, Lucknow, Ont., Steve Boyd

Senior men

(Name, Hometown, Coach)
Evan Esselink, Guelph, Ont., Dave Scott-Thomas
Nicholas Falk, Windsor, Ont., Gary Malloy
Trevor Hofbauer, Burnaby, B.C., Dave Scott-Thomas
Sami Jibril, Toronto, Hugh Cameron
Rory Linkletter, Calgary, Ed Eyestone
Thomas Toth, Lakefield, Ont., Zach Johnson

Team 🇨🇦 is prepared for @iaaf_athletics XC Champs. @iaafkampala2017 🇺🇬#xc #crosscountry #runnerspace

A post common by Athletics Canada (@athleticscanada) on Mar 24, 2017 during 7:56am PDT

Support staff

(Name, Hometown)
Gillian Wright, Team manager, Vancouver
Lynn Kanuka, Team conduct coach, Surrey, B.C.
Félix-Antoine Lapointe, Team coach, Québec
Dr. Melina Thibodeau, Team physician, Victoria
Marcell Meresz, Massage therapist, Guelph, Ont.
Chris Napier, Physiotherapist, Vancouver

Views of a course

The #IAAFKampala2017 march 😍😍😍, we can’t wait to have a world’s athletes competition along this immature march this Sunday! #athletics #athletes #world #green

A post common by Kampala Capital City Authority (@kccaug) on Mar 23, 2017 during 12:04am PDT

@marcuskwikriza @lumbasi Olanyah have finished a IAAF World Cross County Champion lane during Kololo. Video entrance soon.

A post common by Capital FM (@capitalfmuganda) on Mar 23, 2017 during 2:20am PDT

We’ll be prepared on sunday! #uganda #kampala #crosscountry #iaaf #championship #finishline #instapic #instarun #instalike #instawork #instatravel

A post common by Paolo Molino (@pao76m) on Mar 23, 2017 during 10:40am PDT

We’ve had a demeanour during a Kampala march and it looks overwhelming #WorldCross #iaafkampala2017

A post common by IAAF (@iaaf_athletics) on Mar 23, 2017 during 3:59am PDT

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