BC Athletics Track & Field Committee - Call for Applications

The BC Athletics Track & Field Committee has put out a call for applications to fill open positions within the committee. Positions are accepted on a two-year term and meetings are held throughout the year, mostly by teleconference, with one in-person meeting taking place in the Fall. 


About The Track & Field Committee

The Track & Field Committee is a group of coaches & athletes who, in collaboration with the Technical Manager for Track & Field, help facilitate the following:

  1. Develop & review BC Track & Field Team Selection Criteria, Standards and Process
  2. Develop & review BC Athletics High Performance Athlete Support Selection Criteria, Standards and Process
  3. Oversee the selection process for BC Team coaches, managers & athletes
  4. Plan and organize provincial training camps, technical training sessions, and workshops for targeted athletes and personal coaches
  5. Oversee the awarding of the BC Track & Field Championships
  6. Other iniatives as prioritized. 


Current Committee Composition

Name Club Committee Role

Tara Self

Coquitlam Cheetahs

Committee Chair / Sprints

Mark Bomba

Langley Mustangs

Middle Distance

Open   Middle/Long Distance

Pat Sima-Ledding

Okanagan Athletics

Multi Events

Barb Vida


Multi Events

Elena Voloshin



Open   Jumps

Byron Jack

Kajaks Track & Field Club


Laurie Willett

Athletics Victoria Track & Field


Sheldan Gmitroski

Athletics Victoria Track & Field


Open   Athlete Rep (Male)

Jessica Smith


Athlete Rep (Female)

Taylyr Dickinson


Para Athletics

Ana Karanovic

BC Wheelchair Sports

Para Athletics

Tyler Heisterman

Nanaimo Track & Field

Board of Directors Liaison


If you are interested in learning more about the Committee please contact the Technical Manager (Chris Winter - Chris.Winter@bcathletics.org).

Application (Applications accepted until Nov 17th, 2019)