Overview: BC Athletics is pleased to announce the 4th Annual BC Throws Summit set to take place Nov 7, 8, 10, & 12, 2020. Adopting a virtual format this year, the summit will feature both theory and practical sessions and is targeted to those coaches working with High School, University, and Post Collegiate athletes in the Shot Put, Javelin, & Discus Throw events. BC Athletics is proud to announce a truly world class line-up of presenters headlined by German National Coach, Boris Obergföll (Henry) coach of 2017 World Champion in the Javelin, Johannes Vetter (PB - 97.76m).
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:
|3DRUN ANALYSES||BC ATHLETICS DISCOUNT|
|GOLD - 60 min comprehensive analysis + 30 min follow up||20% off|
|GOLD – 60 min comprehensive analysis + 30min follow up||20% off|
|V02 MAX ANALYSES|
|VO2Max Analysis + 30 min follow up||20% off|
|VO2Max with Lactate Threshold Analysis + 30 min follow up||20% off|
|BODY COMPOSITION TESTING|
|BASIC ASSESSMENT + 30 min follow up||20% off|
|ADVANCED ASSESSMENT + 30 min follow up||20% off|
|Kinetic Impulse Analysis||20% off|
|Dynamic Strength Index||20% off|
|Force-Velocity Jump||20% off|
|Initial Appointment (75 mins)||10% off|
|Initial Appointment (60 mins)||10% off|
To learn more about these tests and the Fortius Lab, visit www.fortiussport.com/analysis.
Title: Canadian Sports Institute Sport Performance Speaker Series
Overview: Canadian Sport Institute Pacific’s (CSI Pacific) is happy to announce that they have made their Sport Performance Speaker Series free to the general public. Previously limited to only targeted, high performance athletes and coaches, CSI Pacific has opened the education program up to anyone with an interest in cutting edge sport science, practical solutions to performance barriers, and thoughtful conversations with Canada’s best athletes.
Having recently completed a re-design of their Speaker Series On-Demand webpage (http://www.csipacific.ca/athletes/sport-education/on-demand/), CSI Pacific chose to allow access to anyone interested in high performance sport in Canada to find out more via a collection of webinars and recorded events. Topics and seminars are across eight key disciplines:
Webinars and recordings range from a deep-dive into a featured topic (e.g. Nutrition) to view unique presentation material, all of which provide insight about elite sport in Canada.
Upcoming Events: For more information on the Speaker Series visit: Website
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These free clinics are required for upgrading to Level 4.
Who should participate:
Other officials who are Level 3+ in any discipline may also participate.
Upcoming Clinics and Workshops
The "Registration & Info" link will take you directly to the registration form
Click on the links below to register
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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