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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

AGE GROUPS and PROGRAMS

2018 BC Summer Games 

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2018 BC Summer Games

Cowichan Valley

July 19 - 22 2018

 

Athlete & Coach Programs, Services, & Development Opportunities 

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:

 3DRUN ANALYSES REGULAR PRICE BC ATHLETICS DISCOUNT
 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
 3DWALK ANALYSES    
 GOLD – 60 min comprehensive analysis + 30min follow up  $310 $235
 SILVER – 60 min standard analysis + 15min follow up  $170 $125
 V02 MAX ANALYSES    
 VO2Max Analysis $155 $124
 VO2Max with Lactate Threshold Analysis $215 $172
 BODY COMPOSITION TESTING    
 BASIC ASSESSMENT $50 $40
 ADVANCED ASSESSMENT $100 $80

 

To learn more about these tests and the Fortius Lab, visit www.fortiussport.com/lab

 


 

Title: BC Endurance Project Whistler XC Camp

Dates: August 23-26, 2018

Location: Whistler, BC

Age Eligibility: High-School Aged Athletes

Cost: $450/Per Person (includes all meals & accommodations)

Non-BC Athletics Members: Additional $15.75 Surcharge

Camp Flyer

Register Here (Limited Spots; Deadline to Register is July 20th, 2018 @ Noon)

 


ICS International Coaching School

Title: International Coaching School

Dates: May 26 - June 1, 2018

Location: Victoria

Website

Register Here.

View the Complete 2018 International Coaching School Package (Schedule, Descriptions & Bios)

View the 2018 Sport Performance Coaching Certificate schedule [PDF]

 


 

Do you have Achilles pain? Fortius Sport & Health and UBC have teamed up to conduct a new clinical trial to look at the effectiveness of a new treatment in reducing chronic Achilles pain. If you are interested in being involved in the study, please contact erin.bussin@fortiussport.com for more details.


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

May 25, 2018 - Level 1 Officials Clinic - Nanaimo,  BC 

FULL DETAILS / REGISTRATION FORM

May 25 - May 27, 2018 - Level 2 Officials Clinic - Nanaimo, BC

FULL DETAILS / REGISTRATION FORM

May 26, 2018 - Level 1 Officials Clinic - Surrey BC

FULL DETAILS / REGISTRATION FORM

May 31, 2018 - National Starters Assistants Clinic - Langley BC

FULL DETAILS / REGISTRATION FORM

June 8, 2018 - Level 1 Officials Clinic - Duncan BC

FULL DETAILS / REGISTRATION FORM

June 15, 2018 - National Throws Judge Clinic - Langley BC

FULL DETAILS / REGISTRATION FORM

June 26, 2018 - Technical Equipment Demonstration Workshop - Burnaby BC

FULL DETAILS / REGISTRATION FORM

June 26, 2018 - Level 1 Officials Workshop - Burnaby BC

FULL DETAILS / REGISTRATION FORM

May 25 Minoru Mile Richmond, British Columbia
May 25 2018 Elwood Wylie Memorial Meet & Zone 6 Summer Games Trials Nanaimo, British Columbia
May 25 50th BC Elementary Track & Field Championshisp Richmond, British Columbia
May 25 2018 BC High School Combined Events Championships / BC Summer Games Trials (Zones 3 & 4) Surrey, British Columbia
May 26 Canadian 10K Championships Ottawa, ON
May 26 1/2-Corked Marathon 17.1K Oliver, BC
May 26 Iron Knee 24k, Tender Knee 10k North Vancouver, BC
May 27 Canadian Half Marathon Championship Calgary, AB
May 27 Ultra Throws Festival #2 Langley, British Columbia
May 27 Blackwell Dairy 15k (IRA #5) Kamloops, BC
May 20 Peach City RunFest Half Marathon, 10k Penticton, BC
May 19 2018 Junior Olympics Surrey, British Columbia
May 19 2018 Richard Collier Big Kahuna ThrowsFest Richmond, British Columbia
May 16 Vancouver Island High School Track & Field Championships Port Alberni, BC
May 15 Okanagan Zone High School Championship Kamloops, BC
May 14 Fraser Valley HS Championships Abbotsford, British Columbia
May 13 Silver City Days Fun Run 5k, 10k Trail, BC
May 13 BlueShore Financial Mother's Day Run and Walk 10k, 5k, 3k Vancouver, BC
May 13 Peach City Runners Blossom 10 Miler (IRA #4) Naramata to Penticton, BC
May 13 The Gathering Prediction Run 5k Prince George, BC
May 25 2018 BC High School Combined Events Championships / BC Summer Games Trials (Zones 3 & 4) Surrey, British Columbia
May 26 Canadian 10K Championships Ottawa, ON
May 27 Canadian Half Marathon Championship Calgary, AB
May 31 2018 BC High School Track & Field Championships Langley, British Columbia
Jun 15 2018 Langley Pacific Invitational / 2018 BC Masters Track & Field Championships Langley, British Columbia
Jun 23 BC Junior Development Pentathlon Championships Surrey, British Columbia
Jul 3 2018 Canadian Combined Events Championshisps Ottawa, Ontario
Jul 5 2018 Canadian Track & Field Championships Ottawa, Ontario
Jul 5 2018 Canadian Junior Track & Field Championships Ottawa, Ontario
Jul 10 2018 IAAF World Junior Athletics Championships Tampere
Jun 22 NCCP Club Coach - Richmond Richmond, British Columbia
Jun 26 Harry Jerome Mentorship Burnaby, British Columbia
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