Dunkerley and Karanja win national award

Athletics Canada announced its annual award winners today in Ottawa, where Jason Dunkerley and his guide Josh Karanja were named Outstanding Para-Athlete of the Year in Ambulatory Events. Jason and Josh brought home an impressive two medals and two Canadian records from the 2012 Paralympic Games. They won silver in the T11 5000m and a bronze in the 1500m event.

Dunkerley and Karanja will receive their award at the 2013 Canadian Championships being held in Moncton, New Brunswick June 20-23.