BC Athletics Announces BC Para-Athletics Team Criteria

BC Athletics Announces BC Para-Athletics Team Criteria For the 2018 Para-Athletics Canadian Championships

Today BC Athletics announced that it will be sending a BC Team to compete at the 2018 Para-Athletics Canadian Track & Field Championships taking place in Ottawa, Ontario July 4-6, 2018. "This will mark the first time that BC Athletics has selected and funded a Para-Athletics team to the Nationals," said Chris Winter, the Technical Manager for Track & Field at BC Athletics. "We are excited to be able to support a number of the incredible para-athletes we have living and training in the Province of BC." The 5-person team will be named the week of June 18th, and is expected to include a number of athletes that have represented Canada at the Paralympic and International levels.

The following documents will serve as the selection criteria & standards for the 2018 BC Para-Athletics Track & Field Team. All team selections will be made in accordance with these criteria. Athletes and coaches are asked to please familiarize themselves with these documents.

Selection criteria and standards for the 2018 BC Para-Athletics Team: 

If you have any questions or concerns with any of the selection criteria or standards please contact the BC Athletics Technical Manager, Chris Winter - chris.winter@bcathletics.org

***BC Athletics reserves the right to amend these documents at any time up to the Selection Date for changes imposed by parties external to BC Athletics, or for changes that, in the opinion of BC Athletics would improve or enhance the selection process. Any changes made by BC Athletics are deemed to come into effect immediately upon publication on the BC Athletics website. Additional publication of the amended Selection Criteria will be made by whatever means and wherever the original Selection Criteria was published.