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Welcome to BC Athletics! 

BC Athletics is the Provincial non-profit amateur sport organization for Track & Field, Road Running, Marathons/Ultras, Cross Country/Trail Running and Race Walking. A Branch member of Athletics Canada, BC Athletics is made up of individual members, member clubs and affiliated organizations. The purpose of the Association is to promote, encourage and develop the widest participation and the highest proficiency in the sport of Athletics.
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BC Amateur Athletics Association
Fortius Athlete Development Centre
Suite 2001 B Oslo Landing 
3713 Kensington Ave 
Burnaby, BC V5B 0A7
Tel 604.333.3550 - Fax 604.333.3551


Athlete & Coach Programs, Services, & Development Opportunities 


Event: BC Athletics High Performance Athlete & Coach Development Camp

Date: January 19, 2019

Time: 10am - 3:30pm

Location: Fortius Sport & Health, Burnaby, BC

Accommodations: The Lodge @ Fortius Sport & Health (BC Athletics Members receive up to 20% off peak lodge rates. To book now, please call 604.292.2543. For group bookings, please email

Cost: FREE (Catered Lunch Included with Registration)


BC Athletics in partnership with the Canadian Sports Institute is hosting a High Performance Athlete Development Camp that will provide BC Athletics Athletes & Coaches with a day of interactive workshops and seminars presented by world-leading experts in high performance sport! 

Sport education sessions to include topics such as:

  • Mental Performance - Danelle Kabush - Mental Performance Consultant
  • Nutrition: Fuelling for Performance - Joanna Irvine, Performance Nutritionist
  • Injury and Illness Prevention - Stephanie McCann, BScKin, MPT, OLY, CAFCI
  • Anti-Doping - Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES)

Schedule: Here

Registration: Here (Deadline to register is Sunday, Jan 13, 2019)



Fortius Sport & Health, an integrated athlete development centre in Burnaby, B.C, is home to a purpose-built, state-of-the-art human performance lab featuring applied biomechanics and exercise physiology testing. These tests can assist and support in injury prevention and management, in addition to optimizing performance by measuring and bettering understand variables which cannot be seen or assessed, clinically. ​BCA members receive the following discounts at the Fortius Lab:

 GOLD - 60 min comprehensive analysis + 30 min follow up $310 $235
 GOLD prolonged – 90 min comprehensive analysis + 30min follow up $360 $260
 SILVER – 60 min standard analysis + 15min follow up  $170 $125
 GOLD – 60 min comprehensive analysis + 30min follow up  $310 $235
 SILVER – 60 min standard analysis + 15min follow up  $170 $125
 VO2Max Analysis + 30 min follow up $155 $124
 VO2Max with Lactate Threshold Analysis + 30 min follow up $215 $172
 BASIC ASSESSMENT + 30 min follow up $50 $40
 ADVANCED ASSESSMENT + 30 min follow up $100 $80
Kinetic Impulse Analysis $125 $90
Dynamic Strength Index $100 $70
Force-Velocity Jump $135 $100
NUTRITION ASSESSMENT - Coming Winter 2018    
Initial Appointment (75 mins) $145 $130.50


To learn more about these tests and the Fortius Lab, visit



Title: Canadian Sports Institute Sport Performance Speaker Series

Overview: Through the Speaker Series Registered athletes are able to gain the tools, knowledge and skills needed to reach the next level of sport performance

Eligibility: Please note that attendance at the speaker series is limited to Canadian Sport Institute Pacific or PacificSport registered athletes, coaches and/or parents of registered athletes. 

Upcoming Events: For more information on the Speaker Series visit: Website 



More Athlete & Coach Programs, Services, & Development Opportunities Can Be Found Here.

Officials - Upcoming Clinics and Workshops 

Levels 1 and 2 for Officials

  • Level 1 This workshop is required for advancement to Level 1 in the National Officials Certification program. Instructors will present organizational information, which prepares novice officials for successful participation and future upgrading. Basic rules and best practices for individual track and field events are presented on site. Handouts will be provided, but participants should come prepared to take notes. Dress for comfort and light OUTDOOR activity. Participants meet at the finish line. Participants are encouraged to volunteer for the BC High Schools Multi-events Championships to be held the same day in the stadium.
  • Level 2 The Level 2 course is a 5 - 6 hour workshop and is required for advancement to Level 2 in the Athletics Canada National Officials Certification program.  Rules and best practices for all branches of Athletics are covered in a lecture/discussion format.  It is conducted entirely in the classfoom, and there will be some paperwork.  The Registration fee covers costs of handouts, and a current IAAF Rulebook. Registration fees for BCA members is $25+GST / others $30+GST. 

National Clinics for Officials

These free clinics are required for upgrading to Level 4. 

Who should participate:

  • any official intending to upgrade to Level 4 in the discipline within 5 years
  • any official Level 4 or above in the discipline who has not participated in a Clinic in the last 5 years

Other officials who are Level 3+ in any discipline may also participate.


Upcoming Clinics and Workshops

Level 2 Officials Workshop - Surrey BC - September 9, 2018

Workhsop Level 2

10:00am - 3:00pm

Bear Creek Pavilion, Bear Creek Park, 13750 88 Ave., Surrey



Jan 13 Harriers Pioneer 8K (BCSS #1, VIRA #1) Saanichton, BC
Jan 20 Steveston Icebreaker 8K (BC Championship) Richmond, BC
Jan 20 Steveston Icebreaker 8K (BC Championship, BCSS #2, LMRRS #1) Richmond, BC
Jan 27 Cobble Hill 10K (VIRA #2) Cobble Hill, BC
Feb 2 Harry Jerome Indoor Meet Richmond, British Columbia
Feb 3 Cedar 12K (VIRA #3) Nanaimo, BC
Feb 8 Gary Reed Indoor Invitational Kamloops, BC
Feb 10 "First Half" Half Marathon (BCSS #3) Vancouver, BC
Feb 10 Hatley Castle 8K (VIRA #4) Colwood, BC
Mar 10 Port Alberni Paper Chase 15K (VIRA #5) Port Alberni, BC
Oct 28 James Cunningham Seawall Race 9.6k Vancouver, BC
Oct 6 MEC Vancouver Trail Race SIX 5K/10K Belcarra, BC
Sep 29 Bondarchuk Cup Throws Meet Kamloops, BC
Sep 23 That Dam Run 10 Miles, 5k Hudson's Hope, BC
Sep 15 Frosty Mountain Ultra 50k, 27k, 13k Manning Park, BC
Sep 11 55+ BC Senior Games Cranbrook, BC
Sep 9 Drug Free Dash 5k / 10k Delta, BC
Sep 1 Handloggers Half Marathon & Relay Bowen Island, BC
Aug 26 MEC Victoria Race FOUR 5K/10K/15K Sooke, BC
Aug 25 Cory Holly Classic 2018 - Vernon Throws Meet Vernon, BC
Jan 20 Steveston Icebreaker 8K (BC Championship) Richmond, BC
Jan 20 Steveston Icebreaker 8K (BC Championship, BCSS #2, LMRRS #1) Richmond, BC
Mar 16 BMO St Patrick's Day 5K (BC Championship) Vancouver, BC
Mar 29 2019 Van Ryswyk Indoor Invitational / 2019 Masters Indoor Track & Field Championships Kamloops, BC
Apr 28 TC10K (BC Championship, BCSS #6) & Thrifty Foods Family Run Victoria, BC
May 5 BMO Vancouver Marathon (BC Championship), Half Marathon, 8K, Relay and Kids Run Vancouver, BC
May 25 Canadian 10k Championships Ottawa, ON
Jun 13 Pacific Distance Carnival & Canadian 10,000m Championships Burnaby, BC
Jun 14 2019 Langley Pacific Invitational / 2019 BC Masters Track & Field Championships Langley, BC
Jun 16 Canadian Half Marathon Championships Winnipeg, MB
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