Announcement of Draft List of Ontario Card Nominations and Appeal Procedures (Updated February 3, 2017)

2016-2017 Quest for Gold – Ontario Athlete Assistance Program

Draft List of Ontario Card Nominations Announced!


Athletics Ontario is pleased to announce a draft list of athletes and alternates who have been nominated for Ontario Cards under the 2016-2017 Quest for Gold – Ontario Athlete Assistance Program (OAAP). The athletes nominated were selected using the sport specific selection criteria developed by Athletics Ontario, approved by its Board of Directors and applied by (the) Selection Committee.


Ranking First Name Last Name M/F Discipline (if applicable)
1 Joseph Daniels M 110mH
2 Nathaniel Mechler M Decathlon
3 Natassha McDonald F 400m
4 Obeng Marfo F Discus
5 Ashley Pryke F Javelin
6 Ashlan Best F 200m
7 Keira Christie-Galloway F 100mH
8 Shyvonne Roxborough F 100m
9 Myles Banfield M 400m
10 Dallyssa Huggins F High Jump
11 Michael Petersen M 800m
12 Brandon Letts M 100m
13 Mark Patton M 1500m
14 Alicia Brown F 400m
15 Daniel Brady M 400mH
16 Ross Proudfoot M 1500m
17 Elizabeth Whelan F 800m
18 Robert Denault M 1500m
19 Jacob McLennan M 400mH
20 Joshua Cunningham M 400m
21 Devyani Biswal F 100mH
22 Aaron Hector M 100m
23 Graeme Thompson M 400m
24 Ramzi Abdulai M 200m
25 Jocelyn Chau F 1500m
26 Kevin Tree M 10000m
27 Sean Cate M High Jump
28 Madeleine Kelly F 800m
29 Karelle Edwards F 100mH
30 Daniel Harper M 400m
31 Sacha Smart M 800m
32 Nicole Smith F 200m
33 Katrina Innanen F 400m
34 Nick Falk M 1500m
35 Kenya Small M 800m
36 Bismark Boateng M 200m
37 Ashlea Maddex F 100mH
38 Jenna Smith F 400m
39 Nyoka Maxwell F 200m
40 Danielle Jossinet F 1500m
41 Lucia Stafford F 1500m
42 Ruach Padhal M 800m
43 Adam Palamar M 1500m
Injury Cards
44 Gregory MacNeill M 400mH
45 Charlotte Ward F 1500m
46 Katrina Allison F 10000m
47 Tameran Defreitas F 200m
48 Jeremy Rae M 1500m
49 Kristen Metcalfe F 400m
50 Raymond Dykstra M Javelin
51 Catherine Partlow F 400m T20
52 Gaerrisen Freeland M 400m T20

**Please note that this list is unofficial and is subject to change pending the outcome of any appeals and/or any re-selection decisions made by the PSO/MSO Selection Committee or the Quest        for Gold Appeals Committee.  As a consequence, this list should not be seen as final.


Athletes who have not been nominated and who wish to appeal this decision can do so through the following process.

  1. By January 23, 2017, athlete asks Athletics Ontario for reasons explaining why they were not nominated for an Ontario Card.
  2. Athletics Ontario responds to athlete by January 26, 2017
  3. If the athlete is not satisfied with the Athletics Ontario response, the athlete may submit a Notice of Appeal, found below. A Notice of Appeal will only be accepted from the athlete or their parent/guardian on the MTCS-provided template (typed or hand-printed, no hand-written entries) through email, regular post, registered mail, courier or delivered in person.  One appeal cannot be written on behalf of multiple athletes.  The Notice of Appeal must be received by MTCS by noon on January 30, 2017.  Appeals that are delivered personally or by courier shall be deemed to be received on the date of delivery.


Notice of Appeal (PDF)

Notice of Appeal (Word)