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Friday, July 4, 2003
TRACK & FIELD
2003 Western Canada Games –
BC Athletics has identified a Long List of potential team members for the
2003 Western Canada Games, August 6 to 10, Selkirk, Manitoba. This long
list was compiled from the current BC Athletics Track & Field
Rankings, BC Junior Team Members and other athletes identified by coaches.
Athletes can be added to this list. If you have a name to add to the list
please contact BC Athletics at: email@example.com
or phone: 604-737-3177. We need to have a complete name and email address.
This is a multi-sport games and the team competition between the Western
Canadian Provinces and Territories.
Athletics is for those athletes 23 & under as of December 31, 2003.
Those athletes 16-23 are eligible for consideration for the BC Team. The
team trial meet is July 12-13, 2003 in Langley. The weight implements and
hurdle heights are the Senior Age Group Technical Standards. See the BC
Athletics website for the meet information and the selection criteria for
this team. www.bcathletics.org/main/sportspecific.htm.
Athletes who are on the Long List need to immediately complete the
following information and forms on the on-line registration system:
1. Basic - games registration form.
2. Media - information for the media guide.
3. Medical - a 4 pager of required medical information. This is always
done for each Games.
4. Photo - digital photograph - head and shoulders of the athlete.
Email Address: Please check, on the Team BC Registration, that we have
your correct email address. You can change it on the registration list. If
you do change it please send us you new email address. Thank you.
To access the on-line registration and complete the forms, see the
Please Register as soon as possible.
1. Go to www.registration.teambc.org
2. Pull down the arrow, to "athlete login"
3. Enter your first name, last name
4. Enter the password "athletics123"
You should then get into the Team BC registration Data Base. There will be
a series of + and Blue folders on the left hand column, and instructions
in the middle of the page. (may be helpful to read the instructions)
4. Password Change (if you want)
Hit the "+" sign next to "My Info" then run the mouse
over "Data Pref" and you can change your password (you may want
to change your password for security reasons)
Hit the "+" sign next to "My Registration"
Four sub folders appear, representing the four parts of registration process.
Run your mouse over those words, i.e. "Participant Form"
Click on there, and go through the process of filling out the forms.
(on the “Media” form, if the question is not relevant, please enter
When completed properly... the icon changes to a green color, meaning
completed, while red means incomplete.
Please try to have all parts turn green.
If you have an electronic photo, of a head and shoulder shot, please send
it to Andrew Pitre firstname.lastname@example.org,
or you can attempt to upload it yourself. However it may require some size
Or if you are registered with a PacificSport Centre in your region, you
can email them, and ask for a copy of your electronic photo.
Also, photos will be taken at the July 12/13 meet in Langley. But we hope
to have photos before that.
If you have any problems navigating the system, first try reading the
instruction page, visible in the main section immediately after a proper
login. If problems continue, please feel free to contact Andrew Pitre at
250-744-5529 or email@example.com.
Thank you for your time and efforts.
2003 Western Canada Games Long List of Athletes
|| Dana Agar-Newman
|| Sean Airth
|| Joel Alberts
|| Ray Ardill
|| Mike Averill
|| Craig Babiuk
|| Tyler Beaton
|| Jeremy Boileau
|| Cody Callon
|| Michael Clapson
|| Matt Clifford
|| Robert Connors
|| Brent Corbitt
|| Graham Danziger
|| Ryan Day
|| Gavin Day
|| Darren Dickout
|Janessa Chin Aleong
|| Aaron Dixon
|| Rob Drapala
|| Chris Durkin
|| Justin Dziedzic
|| Jeremy Edwards
|| Al Ezaki
|| Jesse Faltus
|| Brandt Fralick
|| Quinton Gamble
|| Dylan Gant
|| Jas Gill
|| Rob Gooch
|| Jeremy Gossa
|| Brandon Green
|| Joel Halcro
|| Nathan Hardless
|| Ryan Hayden
|| Kol Henrikson
|| Marcel Hewamudalige
|| Derek Howell
|| Neil Hurtubise
|| Daniel Johnston
|| Kristof Kipp
|| Owen Kirby
|| Justin Kripps
|| Sean LaForest
|| Mark Lister
|| Matt Lopez
|| Tyrel Mara
|| Geoff Martinson
|| Tim Mason
|| Micheal Mason
|| Jared Mawhorter
|| Bruno Mazzotta
|| Cole McDonald
|| Cam McEwan
|| Michael Mensah
|| Dan Mezheritsky
|| Ward Milligan
|| Spencer Morrison
|| Richard Mosely
|| Curtis Moss
|| Kevin Mouldey
|| Steve Murenbeeld
|| Rob Negrin
|| Mark Nelson
|| Bill Neumann
|| Ken Parasynchuk
|| Ben Park
|| Scott Paterson
|| Sam Pawluk
|| Josh Pickard
|| Graeme Pitches
|| Garrett Posehn
|| Joel Primus
|| Mark Ramos
|| Derrick Randall
|| Pearce Richards
|| Brock Richardson
|| JD Rose
|| David Roulston
|| Garrett Rutten
|| Levi Sampson
|| Glenn Saqui
|| Scott Saunders
|| Jordan Shimell
|| Warren Sing
|| Cody Smith
|| Pat Smith
|| Blake Strukoff
|| Fred Sutherland
|| Kris Swanson
|| Cameron Swift
| Jennifer Rogers
|| Mike Sychrava
|| Jeff Symonds
|| Ira Thompson
|| Morgan Titus
|| Matt Twohig
|| Arjen Van Eckelen
|| Jarid Vaughn
|| Nick Walker
|| Mark Wallbank
|| Jeffrey Wallis
|| Mitch Waters
|| Ryan Weber
|| Ed Welch
|| Mark Wilkie
|| Chris Williams
|| Darren Wilson
|| Chris Winter
|| Charles Wlodarczak
|| Josh Young
|| Dana Agar-Newman
|| Sean Airth
|| Joel Alberts
2003 Midget Age Group Alternate Summer Games Track & Field
July 12 & 13 - Langley, BC
Hosted by the Langley Mustangs Track & Field Club
The 2003 edition of the Midget (14/15 yr old) Alternate Summer Games Track
& Field Championship is set to go July 12 & 13 at McLeod Municipal
This is an excellent competition opportunity for Midget Age Athletes who:
- Would make your zone BC Summer Games Team; or
- Are preparing for the BC Athletics Junior Development
Track & Field Championships.
Draws, Information, T-shirts, Awards, Canada’s
See the following link for meet information and the entry package.
Watch the BC Athletics Website at: www.bcathletics.org
for more information.
Canadian Junior Track & Field Championships Website:
Nanaimo All Comers Meet - Chance to qualify for Canadian Seniors!
Tuesday, July 8th
Registration 6:30pm - Rotary Bowl
Fees: $5.00 for BC Athletics members - $8.00 for Non BC Athletics members
Events: 3000SC, 1500m and 800m (to be held in this order)
Contact: Al Johnston at firstname.lastname@example.org
BC Juvenile Track & Field Championships, Western Canada Games
Trials and Alternate BC Summer Games Midget Age Group Meet
July 12 - 13 2003 – Langley, BC
BC Junior Development Pentathlon Championships
July 19 2003 – Kelowna, BC
BC Junior Development Track & Field Championships
July 25 – 27 2003 – Kamloops, BC
Note: There was an error in the original BCJD Championships schedule, the
corrected one can be found at:
Please check carefully as some field events have been switched from one
day to another. The times of some track events were changed due to
accommodate the 1500m which was moved earlier to avoid the heat. Be sure
to check the website the week of the meet for a final schedule (there will
be little if any changes)... It will be up no later than the Wednesday
night before the meet (July 23rd).
2003 Pacific Coast High Performance and All Comers Meets June 22nd
& 23rd at Swangard Stadium
Information and entry form now available at:
BC Team Athlete Declaration Forms
Forms will be accepted for those athletes wishing to be considered for the
following BC Teams:
- BC Juvenile Track & Field Team (Legion Camp)
- Western Canada Games Team
- BC Junior, Senior and Masters Cross Country Teams
- BC Road Running Team (Open)
The form can be found at:
Submit to Eugene Konart email@example.com
or fax to (604) 737-3171
2006 World Masters Association (Non-Stadia) Championships
Jerry Tighe – B.C. Athletics Technical Manager, Road & Cross Country
Running and Matthew Coyne – Manager, Sales & Market Development,
Sport Tourism – Tourism Vancouver will be in Carolina, Puerto Rico July
7- 11th to present Vancouver’s bid for the May 8-14, 2006 World Masters
Road, Cross Country and Race Walking Championships.
Currently Masters events begin at age 35 for women and 40 for men.
The WMA evaluation committee from Sweden, Wales and Toronto were in
Vancouver the weekend of the Vancouver International Marathon May 2-5 and
were impressed with the Stanley Park, Jericho Park and U.B.C. locations
for the 7 days of competition.
They were extremely impressed with the standard of accommodation that will
be available for the Championships. 3,000-4,000 athletes will be
attending. The athletes, officials and their partners will total
7,000-8,000 guests with a spending potential of $6 million into the
Vancouver and British Columbia economies. Many side trips to Whistler,
Victoria and interior communities in British Columbia are expected from
Following on the heels of the successful 2010 Winter Olympic bid and the
2009 Police / Fire games bid local organizers are hoping the 2006 World
Masters Association Championships will come to Vancouver.
2006 World Masters Vancouver Canada Non-Stadia Championships
(Road Running, Cross Country, Race Walking)
www.wma2006.org (under construction)
- Sunday, April 22 – Vancouver Sun Run 10km (50,000)
- Sunday, April 29 – Victoria Times Colonist 10km (10,000)
- Sunday, May 7 – Vancouver International Marathon (15,000)
- Monday, May 8 – 10:00am – Cross Country Relay, Brockton Oval
Vancouver Opening Ceremonies
- Tuesday, May 9 – 10:00am – 10km Walk – Coal Harbour –
- Wednesday, May 10 – 10:00am – 10km Road Race, Stanley Park
Salmon Barbeque – HMCS Discovery
- Thursday, May 11 – 10:00am – Cross Country Individual & Team
Jericho Beach Park
- Friday, May 12 – 10:00am – Ekiden Road Relay, University of
- Saturday, May 13 – 10:00am – 20km & 30km Walks – Coal
Harbour – Downtown Vancouver
- Sunday, May 14 – 10:00am – Half-Marathon, University of British
BCA Road Running Championship
Richmond Flatlands event October 19. www.kajaks.org
Timex BC Road Running Series
Series Coordinator / webmaster firstname.lastname@example.org
Athletics Canada / Run Canada
Athletics Canada Employment Opportunity - Financial Officer
Commonwealth Games Canada - Canadian Sport Leadership Corps (CSLC)
Ontario Water Polo Association (OWPA) Program Coordinator
Ontario Water Polo Association (OWPA) Program Administrator
Jeux du Commonwealth Canada - Coordonnateur du Service canadien de
leadership sportif (SCLS) www.sportcanadien.ca/jobs/cwg-cslc-fre.html
Biathlon Canada Directeur Administratif
Executive Director - Saskatchewan Athletics
Saskatchewan Athletics is seeking a person to fill the position of
Saskatchewan Athletics promotes the sport of track and field, cross
country running, road racing and race walk by facilitating the development
and maintenance of effective programs which assist athletes, coaches,
officials and volunteers in a fair and positive environment.
The Executive Director is responsible for managing the Association’s
overall operations. Reporting to the Board, this position’s
responsibilities include developing and monitoring the human and financial
resources of the Association, delivery of high quality member services and
programs, facilitating Board planning, policy development, and
communication and representing and promoting the Association. This
position will commence on November 24, 2003.
- Knowledge and understanding of the sport of track and field.
- Good interpersonal skills with experience working with volunteers.
- Leadership and organization skills.
- Demonstrated skills in financial and personnel management.
- Working knowledge of ACCPAC accounting program an asset.
- Superior skills in effective written and verbal communication.
- Knowledge of the Canadian sport delivery system.
- University background in management, education or sports administration
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience, in the range of
$40,000 to $50,000 per annum. A comprehensive benefit package is also
Interested Applicants should submit a letter of application, a detailed
resume and salary expectations by July 22, 2003 to:
- Personnel Committee
2020 College Drive
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Track & Field Coaches - Alberta
The Capital City Track Club (Edmonton) is seeking nominations/applications
for track and field coaches in all disciplines (sprints, middle distance,
jumps, throws) at a 3M NCCP level 2 or equivalent to complement our
current staff. The review of nominations/applications will begin
immediately and will continue until candidates are selected. Send
résumé, cover letter, and the names, addresses, and phone numbers of
references to: Mr. Paul Shelby, Capital City Track Club, Box 52148 Garneau
PO, 8210 - 109 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2T5, or E-mail: email@example.com.
Volunteer Opportunity – Track & Field Equipment Manager
BC Athletics is looking for a volunteer to manager the Track & Field
Equipment owned by BC Athletics and stored at Swangard Stadium, Burnaby.
Under the supervision of BC Athletics staff and in cooperation with the BC
Athletics Officials Committee and the City of Burnaby Swangard Stadium
Be responsible for:
- Overseeing and managing the distribution, lending and return of the Track
& Field Equipment, as approved by BC Athletics;
- Reporting of damaged equipment for the purpose of recovering the costs for
repair and replacement from the user group;
- Maintaining a record of equipment users;
- Maintaining an inventory of the equipment;
- Identifying the needed repairs to and replacement of equipment;
- Undertaking repairs;
- Arranging for approved repairs and equipment replacement; and
- Making recommendations as relates to the storage, maintenance, repair and
replacement of equipment.
Qualifications and Abilities:
- An interest in and enthusiasm for Track & Field;
- Experience in equipment management or similar activities;
- Ability to do minor repairs;
- Experience in working with people both volunteer and professional;
- Creative and energetic; and
- Physically capable, with assistance, of moving equipment e.g. hurdles,
high jump and pole vault standards, high jump and pole vault landing mats.
Please submit your application by July 11/03 to BC Athletics, Attn: Brian
Fax: 604-737-3173 Ph: 604-737-3173
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
Track & Field
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