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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

BC Athletics Employment Opportunity 

Employment Opportunity with BC Athletics

Coordinator – BC Athletics First Contact Programs

(Run Jump Throw Wheel & Junior Development)

Application deadline: Monday, February 27, 2017

BC Athletics invites applications for the full time position of Coordinator – BC Athletics First Contact Programs.  In this position the successful candidate will have responsibility for the Coordination of the Run Jump Throw Wheel and assisting with Junior Development Programs in British Columbia.


The First Contact Programs Coordinator will be responsible for managing the Run Jump Throw Wheel Program and assisting in the Planning, Promotion and Delivery of the Junior Development age group programs.

The Athletics Canada RJTW Program is an integral part of the Athletics Long Term Athlete Development Model providing physical literacy, movement skills development and a point of entry for children into grassroots sport and physical activity. The Junior Development Program provides the next step in the Athletics LTAD Model through organized Track & Field and Cross Country Running programs delivered through clubs and schools in British Columbia.

Details and Key Responsibilities see this link: /admin/js/elfinder/php/../files/Job%20Postings/17-02-03%20Coordinator%20First%20Contact%20Programs%20RJTW%20and%20Junior%20Development.pdf

Training Camps 

2017 Training Camps


Vancouver Thunderbirds - "Best in the West" Track & Field Camp - March 14 to 22 - Honolulu, Hawaii. Camp information and Registration information here.

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Athletics Canada West Hub Altitude Camp - April 2 to 28 - Flagstaff, Arizona. For details and information contact Julianne Zussman, National High Performance Hub Manager (Victoria)  Mobile: (250) 634-4305

High Performance Jumps Clinic - April 9th - Vernon, BC. The Vernon AAA Track & Field Club and the Okanagan Athletics Club are excited to offer a full day High Performance Jumps (LJ, TJ, & HJ) Clinic lead by Boo Schexnayder. More info: Pat Sima-Ledding ( Register Here.


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Jan 15 Steveston Icebreaker 8K (LMRRS #1) Richmond, BC
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Jan 1 THE Resolution Run 4k, 8k White Rock, BC
Mar 4 NACAC Cross Country Championships Boca Raton, FL
Mar 11 Canadian Masters Indoor Championships Toronto, Ontario
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Mar 26 IAAF World Cross Country Championships Kampala,
Mar 31 Van Ryswyk Indoor Invitational/BC Masters Indoor Championship Kamloops, British Columbia
Mar 31 BC Masters Indoor Championships Kamloops, British Columbia
Apr 22 2017 IAAF Relay World Championships Nassahu
May 7 BMO Vancouver Marathon, Half Marathon (BC Championship & BCSS #6), 8K, Relay and Kids Run Vancouver, BC
May 13 2017 PamAmerican Race Walk Cup (Tentative) Lima
May 27 Canadian 10K Championships Ottawa, ON
Feb 24 NCCP Sport Coach Course Maple Ridge, BC
Mar 3 NCCP Club Coach Course South Surrey, BC
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Run or walk the 28th annual TC10K on April 30, 2017

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