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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


Athlete & Coach Programs, Services, & Development Opportunities 


Event: High Performance Planning for Coaches

Target Audience: The presentations will be specifically targeted at coaches preparing athletes for the 2020 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.

Fees: The personal coaches of CAPP athletes can attend for free.  Other appropriately qualified coaches (*) will be charged $10 to attend.  Anyone else who wishes to attend will be charged $50.
(* To qualify for the $10 fee coaches must be • a registered member of Athletics Canada; • a current member in good standing of the Coaches Association of Canada; and • Performance Coach Certified.)

Date: March 30, 2019 (2:00pm - 5:00pm)

Location: Fortius Sport & Health (The Forum) 

Address: 3713 Kensington Ave., Burnaby, BC, V5B 0A7

Local Administrator: Chris Winter (

Registration: Click Here (Deadline is March 24, 2019) 




Event: RBC Training Ground

Overview: Since 2016, RBC Training Ground has been uncovering and developing Canada’s next Olympians and providing them with resources and funding to achieve their podium dreams. Participating athletes are tested on speed, strength, power and endurance in front of some of the top coaches and sport officials in Canada.

BC Dates & Locations:

March 3rd, 2019 Prince George 9:00am UNBC (Charles Jago Northern Sport Centre) More Info
March 17th, 2019 Victoria 9:00am University of Victoria (CARSA) More Info
April 6th, 2019 Richmond/Vancouver 9:00am Richmond Oval (CSIP) More Info
April 14th, 2019 Kamloops 9:00am Tournament Capital Centre More Info
April 28th, 2019 Langley 9:00am Langley Events Centre More Info


Visit for official rules and to register now!



Title: BC Endurance Project Whistler Cross Country Training Camp

Overview: At the BC Endurance Project Cross Country Training Camp you will become a better, faster, and smarter athlete. You'll leave camp with increased running knowledge, new friends, and an enhanced love for the sport! Highlights include:

  • Training under the country's best coaches & athletes
  • Training and Sleeping at Whistler’s world class venues and facilities
  • Education sessions in Mental Performance, Sport Nutrition, and Strength & Conditioning
  • Making new friends and having fun!

Date: August 22 - 25, 2019 

Location: Whistler, BC

Age Eligibility: High School Aged Athletes

Accommodations: Whistler Athletes' Centre

Cost: $495 / Per Person + Taxes & Fees (Includes All Meals, Accommodations & Souvenir T-Shirt)

Non-BC Athletics Members: Additional $15.75 Surcharge

Register Here



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:

 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
 GOLD – 60 min comprehensive analysis + 30min follow up  $310 $235
 SILVER – 60 min standard analysis + 15min follow up  $170 $125
 VO2Max Analysis + 30 min follow up $155 $124
 VO2Max with Lactate Threshold Analysis + 30 min follow up $215 $172
 BASIC ASSESSMENT + 30 min follow up $50 $40
 ADVANCED ASSESSMENT + 30 min follow up $100 $80
Kinetic Impulse Analysis $125 $90
Dynamic Strength Index $100 $70
Force-Velocity Jump $135 $100
Initial Appointment (75 mins) $140 $126


To learn more about these tests and the Fortius Lab, visit



Title: Canadian Sports Institute Sport Performance Speaker Series

Overview: Through the Speaker Series Registered athletes are able to gain the tools, knowledge and skills needed to reach the next level of sport performance

Eligibility: Please note that attendance at the speaker series is limited to Canadian Sport Institute Pacific or PacificSport registered athletes, coaches and/or parents of registered athletes. 

Upcoming Events: For more information on the Speaker Series visit: Website 



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

Officials Workshops, Lower Mainland 2019

The "Registration & Info" link will take you directly to the registration form



Registration & Info



February 2  8:30- 10 a.m.

Level 1

Richmond Oval

John and Carol Cull

April 6    10:30- noon

Provincial Walks

At Emilie Mondor

Peter Fejfar

April 13  8:30-10 a.m.

Level 1


Carol and John Cull

May 11   8:30-10 a.m.

Level 1

Maple Ridge

Carol and John Cull

June 15  8:30-10 a.m.

Level 1


John and Carol Cull

June 21   5 p.m. – 7 p.m.

National Walks


Peter Fejfar

June 22  8:30-10 a.m.

Level 1


John and Carol Cull

June 25  4:30 p.m. -6 p.m.

Level 1

South Surrey

Carol and John Cull

September 8 10 a.m. - 3:30

Level 2

Fortius Centre

Carol and John Cull




Mar 24 Comox Valley RV Half Marathon (VIRA #6) Courtenay, BC
Mar 24 Heights Fiver 5k, 5mls Prince George, BC
Mar 25 Vancouver Thunderbirds FREE Spring Break Camp Vancouver, BC
Mar 29 2019 Van Ryswyk Indoor Invitational / 2019 Masters Indoor Track & Field Championships Kamloops, BC
Mar 30 Kamloops Spring Throws Meet Kamloops, BC
Mar 30 UBC Open Vancouver, BC
Mar 31 MEC Victoria Race ONE 5k, 10k, 18k Thetis Lake, BC
Apr 7 Tristars Sooke 10K (VIRA #7) Sooke, BC
Apr 7 Oliver 10k (IRA #3), 3k Oliver, BC
Apr 7 2019 Emilie Mondor Invitational Meet Surrey, BC
Feb 8 Gary Reed Indoor Invitational Kamloops, BC
Feb 2 Harry Jerome Indoor Meet Richmond, BC
Mar 29 2019 Van Ryswyk Indoor Invitational / 2019 Masters Indoor Track & Field Championships Kamloops, BC
Apr 28 TC10K (BC Championship, BCSS #6) & Thrifty Foods Family Run Victoria, BC
May 5 BMO Vancouver Marathon (BC Championship, BCSS #7), Half Marathon, 8K, Relay and Kids Run Vancouver, BC
May 25 Canadian 10k Championships Ottawa, ON
Jun 13 Pacific Distance Carnival & Canadian 10,000m Championships Burnaby, BC
Jun 14 2019 Langley Pacific Invitational / 2019 BC Masters Track & Field Championships Langley, BC
Jun 16 Canadian Half Marathon Championships Winnipeg, MB
Jul 5 2019 BC Athletics Track & Field Championships Jamboree Kamloops, BC
Jul 5 NACAC U23 Championships Queretaro
Jul 6 2019 Canadian & Pan American Combined Events Championshisps Ottawa, ON
Mar 29 NCCP Club Coach Nanaimo, BC
Apr 6 NCCP RunJumpThrowWheel Instructor Course Burnaby, BC
Apr 19 NCCP Performance Coach - Sprints and Endurance Richmond, BC
Apr 26 NCCP Sport Coach Lower Mainland (TBC), BC
May 10 NCCP Club Coach Prince George, BC
May 17 NCCP Club Coach South Surrey, BC
Jun 20 Harry Jerome Mentorship Burnaby, BC
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