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AGE GROUPS & PROGRAMS

Jul 14 Ocean Athletics Summer Series Meet #3 - CANCELLED Surrey, BC
Jul 14 Throwers Sunset Series #4 - CANCELLED Kamloops, BC
Jul 14 Jeux De La Francophonie Canadienne - CANCELLED Victoria, BC
Jul 16 THROWERS SUNSET SERIES #5 - CANCELLED Kamloops, BC
Jul 18 Summerfast 10k (BCSS #10, LMRRS #6) Vancouver, BC
Jul 19 Vancouver Pride Run and Walk 10k and 5k VIRTUAL all July Vancouver, BC
Jul 21 Ocean Athletics Summer Series Meet #4 - CANCELLED Surrey, BC
Jul 23 Throwers Sunset Series #6 - CANCELLED Kamloops, BC
Jul 23 BC Summer Games - CANCELLED Maple Ridge, BC
Jul 24 Manning Park Trail Race Manning Park, BC
Mar 8 Port Alberni Paper Chase 15K (VIRA #5) Port Alberni, BC
Mar 8 UBC Run for Rural Medicine 5k & 10k Vancouver, BC
Mar 7 West Van Run 10k West Vancouver, BC
Mar 7 BCCFA Vancouver's Hot Chocolate Run 10.4k, 5k Vancouver, BC
Mar 7 Dirty Duo 15k, 27k, 50k North Vancouver, BC
Feb 29 Pan Am Cross Country Cup at Bear Mountain Victoria, BC
Feb 28 2020 Van Ryswyk Indoor Invitational / 2020 Masters Indoor Track & Field Championships Kamloops, BC
Feb 24 RunGo Dash for Dogs 10k, 5k, 2k Vancouver, BC
Feb 23 Hatley Castle 8K (VIRA #4) Colwood, BC
Feb 22 Hypothermic Half Marathon Kelowna, BC
Jul 23 BC Summer Games - CANCELLED Maple Ridge, BC
Aug 1 BC Junior Development Track & Field Championships - CANCELLED Surrey, BC
Oct 11 Goodlife Fitness Victoria Marathon (BC Marathon Championship & BCSS #12) & 8K CANCELLED Victoria, BC
Oct 24 BC Cross Country Championships (LMXC #6) Saanich, BC
Nov 7 BC High School XC Championships Kelowna, BC
Jul 9 BC Athletics Track & Field Championship Jamboree Prince George, BC
Nov 7 2020 BC Throws Summit Richmond, BC
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Athlete & Coach Programs, Services, & Development Opportunities 

 

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
 3DWALK ANALYSES  
 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
JUMP TESTING  
Kinetic Impulse Analysis 20% off
Dynamic Strength Index 20% off
Force-Velocity Jump 20% off
NUTRITION ASSESSMENT  
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:

  • Coaching
  • Life Services
  • Medical Sciences
  • Mental Performance
  • Nutrition
  • Performance Analysis
  • Physiology
  • Strength & Conditioning

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 

 

 


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 2020

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

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Click on the links below to register

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Canadian Sport Helpline

To ensure that Canadian sport is safe and welcoming

Junior Development

The Junior Development (JD) program is to develop athletes aged 9-13

Run Jump Throw Wheel

Grassroots development program for track & field

BC Super Series

Twelve races from January to October, for participation and performance

BCA Teams

Represent British Columbia at National Championships

College Choices

Celebrating BC Athletes making the next step to a University or College

Whistler 50 Relay & Ultra

8 or 4-person 50 mile relay & 50km Ultra each October

ERASE BULLYING IN SPORT

Take The Pledge Today To #Erasebullying In Sport

Vancouver Sun Run

Canada's largest 10K! Mid April each year!

TC10K

Victoria's largest 10k! Last weekend of April!

Track Rascals

Memberships & programs for ages 6 to 8 utilizing Run Jump Throw Wheel

About 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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Contact 

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