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Wednesday, May 14, 2003
TRACK & FIELD
HARRY JEROME SCHOLARSHIP REMINDER
Athletes graduating from grade 12 this June are reminded to make sure that
they get their applications in for the Harry Jerome Scholarship by Friday
May 16, 2003.
HORIZONTAL JUMPS BAR ENDS
Now available at www.jumpstartathletics.com
or phone 1-877-437-3885
Note: Only results from events using the new bar ends will be recognized.
2003 PAN AM GAMES
Athletes interested in the 2003 Pan Am Games are requested to complete a
"Declaration of Interest to Compete" form for the 2003 Pan Am Games
taking place August 5 – 9, 2003 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic as
well as COC forms that must be completed. The Declaration of Interest to
Compete form is a mandatory requirement and must be completed by all
athletes wishing to be eligible for selection to the team. This form,
along with the COC forms, must be completed and returned to Leslie Murray
by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
or faxed to 613-260-0341 as soon as possible, but no later than June 2,
2003. A digital head shot must also be sent with the forms. Please contact
Eugene Konart at BC Athletics to receive the forms electronically email@example.com.
HARRY JEROME TRACK CLASSIC - INVITATIONAL ELEMENTARY
SCHOOL 4 X 100M RELAYS
This event is restricted and the numbers of races for elementary schools
will be limited. All registrations are on a first-come first-serve basis.
The maximum number that a school can field is 3 boys and girls teams from
grades 5 - 7. For further information on entry fees etc. please contact
Peter Ogilvie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
WORLD YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIPS
Athletes who have met the World Youth qualifying standards are reminded
that they must complete a Nomination Form and submit it to BC Athletics.
Please go to the link below to find the form and information regarding
BC ATHLETICS CRITERIA FOR FUNDING SUPPORT AND
Mother: "We would like a refund on our fees"
Club President "I am sorry to hear that, why?"
Mother "We didn't know he would have to run so much."
"Almost time for my 3000. Quick mom, grab me a hot
ROAD RUNNING RANKINGS
The 2003 Road Running Rankings are compiled by Maurice Wilson. Maurice was
one of the founders of the Pacific Road Runners and has served that club
as President. A talented runner in his own right he has broken 32 minutes
for 10km. When not working as a computer consultant Maurice found time to
volunteer as a director on the Board of BC Athletics. Thank you to Maurice
for assisting in the compilation of the B.C. Road Running Rankings for
some of the more familiar distances.
MAJOR AND UPCOMING EVENTS SANCTIONED BY BC ATHLETICS
Details, direct links and contacts
For complete listings of upcoming events (BC events highlighted in
yellow) with contact information:
Track & Field
Road Relays & Ultra
Cross Country and Trail Running
Race Walking – see Track & Field above
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