Dec 05, 2010
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Guelph, Ontario’s Kyle Boorsma, is the 2011 Canadian Inter-university Sport (CIS) Cross Country Champion. Boorsma led his team, the Guelph Gryphons to their fifth consecutive national cross-country title on Saturday, November 13, 2011 at the Club de golf de Sherbrooke, Quebec.
Coached by Dave Scott-Thomas, both the women’s and men’s teams won Saturday. The women won their sixth consecutive national collegiate cross-country title.
Running in his final CIS cross-country race, Boorsma earned his first individual championship after winning back-to-back silver medals in 2008 and 2009. Teammate Alex Genest was second. Gryphons finished 1, 2, 4, 6 & 11th overall. If that wasn’t enough, Boorsma also won Athlete of the Year honours.