BC Athletics has over the last 3 months come to learn of the passing of two former member athletes whose presence and competitive spirit on the Road and Track will always be remembered.
Leslie Howe – August 2, 1957 – April 7, 2014
BC Athletics is saddened to learn of the passing of Leslie Howe – athlete, competitive runner and energized spirit who spent time working in the sport sector with several Provincial Sport Organizations plus time with 2010 Legacies Now. A previous member of Lions Gate Road Runners and VFAC.
Kostie James Killas – April 3, 1954 – June 12, 2014
Despite a long and courageous battle with multiple myeloma he finally succumbed to the disease surrounded by his loving extended family. Kostie, a past member of the Kajaks TFC and a member of several BC Athletics T&F Teams, Kostie as larger than life in the competition arena, always pushing himself to achieve his very best.