Safe Sport

BC Athletics Statement on Safe Sport

BC Athletics through Individual Members, Member Clubs, Parents/Guardians, Supporters, Board of Directors and Staff believes that all participants involved in Athletics (Track & Field, Road & Cross Country Running; Marathons/Ultras, Race Walking, Trail/Mountain Running) at whatever level and in whatever role have the right to take part in a safe and secure environment.

Whether Training, Competing, Officiating, Coaching, Administrating or Supporting - individuals must feel that they can do so free from abuse, harassment, discrimination or fear of reprisal.

BC Athletics, Athletics Canada, viaSport British Columbia and the Governments of British Columbia and Canada have Laws, Rules, Policies, Processes and Resources in place to help guide clubs and individuals to insuring a positive and safe environment for all involved.

BC Athletics is committed to a Safe Sport Environment and working with you to make your experience in Athletics a positive one.

In the sub menu you will find information and links for:

  • Resources
  • Policies and Rules
  • Processes
  • Contacts
  • Education and Training 


BC Athletics Safe Sport Statement (PDF)

Safe Sport Resources and Information

BC Athletics Safe Sport