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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

2017 BC Athletics Annual General Meeting - September 23, 2017 

2017 BC Athletics AGM

September 23, 2017 - 11:00am - 3:00pm

Fortius Athlete Development Centre - 3713 Kensington Ave., Burnaby


Call for Elections!! - BC Athletics Board of Directors

Delegate Registration & Voting Procedures - New rules in place this year

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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:

  • 25% off Standard or Prolonged 3DRun or 3DWalk Analysis
  • 20% off V02 Max Analysis
  • 20% off V02 Max with Lactate Threshold Analysis
  • 20% off of Body Composition Testing (basic)
  • 20% off of Body Composition Testing (advanced)

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

 


 

Title: Session 2: Individual Menu Planning for Different Training Volumes

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 5:30-7:30pm   

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Title: National Coaches Week

Date: September 23-30th, 2017  

MORE INFO HERE

 


 

Title: Meal Planning For Youth Athletes 
Date: October 12, 2017; 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
 

 

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

BC Athletics Part-time Employment Opportunity 

Coaching Education Coordinator Position

Part-time (.30 FTE)

BC Athletics is seeking a qualified, creative and education focused individual to lead the Coaching Education and Certification Programs. This is a Part-time position that would average 10 to 11 hours per week (.30 FTE). Based out of the BC Athletics Office and working with BC Athletics staff, contractors, club/school/post-secondary coaches, the Coaching Education Coordinator will ensure the delivery of Athletics Coaching Education in British Columbia.

Summary of responsibilities will include:

  • Leading the BC Athletics Coaching and Certification Programs.

  • Working with the BC Athletics Coach Developer Lead in the training of Learning Facilitators, Master Learning Facilitators, Event Technical Experts, Evaluators and Master Evaluators.

  • Working with Athletics Canada Coaching Education staff, BC Athletics Clubs and other Provincial Sport/Multi-sport Organizations in the development, planning and implementation of Athletics Coaching Education in British Columbia.

  • With reference to the BC Athletics Strategic and Implementation Plans, develop a Yearly Plan for Coaching Education in British Columbia.

The anticipated start date: October 1st, 2017

BC Athletics as an equal opportunity employer, invites applications from all interested and qualified individuals.

Note: a current (since 2013) Criminal Records Check is required for this position.

See full details of the position at: Coaching Education Coordinator

Compensation and Support:

  • $15,000/yr

  • Vacation pay @ 4%

  • Travel budget

  • Administrative technologies

  • Other as identified

Please submit your letter of application and resume with references by September 20th, 2017 to:

BC Athletics

Attn: Brian McCalder

3713 Kensington Avenue

Ste 2001-B

Burnaby, BC V5B 0A7

Email: brian.mccalder@bcathletics.org

Sep 23 Kajaks Endless Summer Throws Meet #1 (Cancelled) Richmond, British Columbia
Sep 23 South Fraser Cross Country Surrey, BC
Sep 24 Vancouver Spirit Run Vancouver, BC
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Sep 24 Blue Heron Half Marathon, 10k, 5k Creston, BC
Sep 24 That Dam Run 10 Miles, 5k Hudson's Hope, BC
Sep 30 Festival of Cross Country Surrey, BC
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Sep 30 Mighty Quail Trail 100k Penticton, BC
Sep 17 Fresh Air Hard Knox 12K (IRA #9) Kelowna, BC
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