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Feb 6 Interior Running Association - Virtual Road Race Series Okanagan, BC
May 9 PGRR's 2021 Virtual Fun Run Series Prince George, BC
Jul 23 2020 Olympic Games | Tokyo 2020 Tokyo
Aug 6 Fat Dog 120 - CANCELLED Manning Park, BC
Aug 7 2021 Kajaks Summer Open Richmond, BC
Aug 7 Comox Valley Great Physical Distancing Field Meet #3 Courtenay, BC
Aug 7 OAC Last Chance Meet Kelowna, BC
Aug 21 Harriers 2:18 Run Elk/Beaver Ultras Victoria, BC
Aug 21 2021 BC Masters Outdoor T&F Championships Surrey, BC
Aug 28 Cory Holly Classic Open Throws Competition 2021 Vernon, BC
Aug 1 Royal City High Performance Pole Vault Summer Series #4 New Westminster, BC
Jul 24 2021 BC Athletics Event Group Challenge - THROWS Kamloops, BC
Jul 24 2021 BC Athletics Event Group Challenge - SPRINTS/JUMPS/WHEELCHAIR Langley, BC
Jul 24 2021 BC Athletics Event Group Challenge - ENDURANCE Victoria, BC
Jul 18 Zone 5 JD Regional Challenge Richmond, BC
Jul 17 BC Athletics Event Group Challenge - COMBINED EVENTS Kelowna, BC
Jul 17 Zone 3 & 4 JD Challenge Abbotsford, BC
Jul 11 NorWesters July Meet Burnaby, BC
Jul 10 Comox Valley Great Physical Distancing Field Meet #2 Courtenay, BC
Jul 10 Zone 7 & 8 JD Regional Challenge Meet Prince George, BC
Aug 21 2021 BC Masters Outdoor T&F Championships Surrey, BC
Oct 23 BC Athletics Cross Country Championships Victoria, BC
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Athlete & Coach Programs, Services, & Development Opportunities 


 

Effective Leadership Strategies for the High Performance Coach - Webinar Series

BC Athletics is thrilled to offer three new Professional Development opportunities targeted towards our Club and Performance coaches. Led by Dr. Shaunna Taylor, this three-part webinar series covers many  of the essential leadership skills of effective coaching that, when combined with the technical aspects of athletic performance, lead to coaching excellence. If coaches would like recieve Profesisonal Development Points for each seminar attended they can email Jennifer.Brown@bcathletics.org and provide a copy of their receipt. LEARN MORE

  • Session #1: Leadership Strategies for the High Performance Coach
    • Recording (Presented for Free as part of National Coaches Week)
  • Session #2: Coach & Athlete Mental Health - Common Challenges, Solutions & Scenarios in High Performance
    • Purchase (You will be emailed a link to the recording)
  • Session #3: Eating & Exercise Disorders in Sport: Signs, Symptoms, & Prevention Measures
    • Purchase (You will be emailed a link to the recording)

 


 

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).  LEARN MORE

  • 2020 BC Throws Summit Recording - $100.00 for BC Athletics & Athletics Canada Members
    • 15 hours of content from expert Coaches: Don Babbitt, Boris Obergfoll, Ashley Kovacs & Ryan Whiting

 


 

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

The BC Officials Class of 2021 is currently in progress.  New entrants are welcome.  Details

National Clinics for Officials

Clinics for officials upgrading to Level 3 and 4 are under revision.  A schedule of clinics will be published as soon as the materials are finalized.  In the interim, please contact your Regional Development Coordinator with any questions.

Upcoming Clinics and Workshops

A schedule of workshops will be posted when instructional materials are udated.

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

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Featured Content

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

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
Christine Sinclair Community Centre
2001B – 3713 Kensington Ave. 
Burnaby, BC V5B 0A7
Tel 604.333.3550 - Fax 604.333.3551