About Jared

The Pride of Prince Edward Island, Jared has been the Canadian sprinter who has caught the eyes of the country on many occasions. Jared is a World Championship 200m Semi-Finalist as well as a 200m Olympic Semi-Finalist. In 2010, Jared finished 4th at the Commonwealth Games and has a Silver Medal from the 2007 Pan-American Games where he ran the 3rd leg for Canada in the 4x100m. Jared, not only dangerous over 200m, he has also shown that he is a threat over the 100m as he has personal bests of 10.15 and 20.30 respectively. Read more…

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Jared Connaughton wins the 200m at the Tokyo Golden Grand Prix

200 Metres - Men   Wind: -0.3 m/s
1 Connaughton , Jared	CAN      20.70                   
2 Takahira , Shinji	JPN      20.84                   
3 Takase , Kei		JPN      20.87                   
3 Atkins , Derrick	BAH      20.87                   
5 Saito , Hitoshi	JPN      20.88                   
6 Mitchell , Manteo	USA      20.97                   
7 Harris , Tremaine	CAN      20.99  
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Olympic sprinters meet boy who gave them medal

Elijah Porter, the 10-year-old boy who gave up his Timbits soccer medal to Canada‚Äôs disqualified Olympic relay team, had a special surprise Tuesday. Two of the sprinters showed up at the boy's house in Paradise to thank him in person. NTV's Heather Gillis reports. Read more…