Call for Resolutions !!

July 22, 2016

2016 BC Athletics Annual General Meeting
November 18, 19, 20 2016

Forward any and all resolutions that you, your committee, or your club wish to have brought forth at the 2016 BC Athletics AGM by the deadline on Monday, October 3, 2016.
Resolutions received after the deadline can only be brought forth on the floor at the AGM as recommendations to the Board of Directors unless ruled by the membership at the AGM to be of an urgent matter.
All resolutions submitted by the October 3, 2016 deadline will be reviewed by the BC Athletic Board of Directors and resolutions to be brought forward at the 2016 BC Athletics AGM will be posted on the BC Athletics website no later than October 18, 2016.
2016 On-Line Resolution form


2014 BC Athletics Annual General Meeting Weekend Update

November 24, 2014

2014 BC Athletics Annual General Meeting – December 5,6,7 2014 – Hilton Vancouver Airport Hotel:

Hilton Vancouver Airport Hotel – Deadline for special, BC Athletics room rate – November 25, 2014

Weekend Agenda: Draft available on the BC Athletics website – to be updated as needed

Delegate Registration: All Delegates (Voting and Non-voting) must registrar no later than Thursday, December 4, 2014

Elections: Election information and nominees available on the website

Proxy Votes: Must be registered no later than Thursday, December 4, 2014

Governance Sessions:
Session 1. Coaching Education – Certification and Evaluation Explained. Presented by Jennifer Schutz – Coaching Education Coordinator, BC Athletics

Session 2. Club Development – Club Excellence Program. Presented by Douglas Duncan – Director, Domestic Programs & Sport Development, Athletics Canada

Please register for the sessions you wish to take part in.

2014 BC Athletics Annual Awards Banquet ticket deadline – December 2, 2014


2014 BC Athletics Masters Committee – Annual General Meeting

October 20, 2014

BC Masters Committee Annual General Meeting
Date & Time: Wednesday, November 19 2014 – 6:30pm
Location: #204 – 2929 Commercial Drive, Vancouver BC
Those wishing to attend should contact Jake Madderom – jake_madderom@telus.net


2014 BC ATHLETICS ANNUAL AWARDS !!

September 25, 2014

Nomination forms for the 2014 BC Athletics Annual Awards are now available on the BC Athletics website.

For complete details please go to the RECOGNITION section

Full details for the 2014 BC Athletics Annual Awards Banquet will be available shortly.


Jackson to compete at World University XC Championships

March 20, 2014

Full story: http://twu.ca/athletics/cc-track/news-release/2013-14/2014-03-13-xc-fisu.html


BC Athletes earn Silver medals at NACAC Cross Country Championships

February 24, 2014

Congratulations to the BC athletes that represented Canada at the North America, Central America and Caribbean (NACAC) Cross Country Championships in Tobago on Saturday.

All were in the scoring team of four, and all helped their teams to Silver medals.

Junior Men 6K,
13. Thomas Getty, 19:18.23 (4th Canadian)

Senior Women 6K
9. Sabrina Wilkie, 21:19.37 (3rd Canadian)
10. Erin Burrett, 21:22.80 (4th Canadian)

Senior Men 8K
8. Theo Hunt, 25:29.78 (3rd Canadian)

The Junior Womens team won Gold.


NACAC Cross Country Championships this Saturday

February 20, 2014

Good luck to BC athletes representing Canada at this weekend's North American, Central American and Caribbean (NACAC) Cross Country Championships in Mount Irvine, Tobago.

Junior Men (6K)
Thomas Getty (University of Victoria, coach Brent Fougner)

Senior Women (6K)
Erin Burrett (Prairie Inn Harriers Racing Team, coach Matt Clout)
Sabrina Wilkie (Point Grey Track Club, coach Richard Lee)

Senior Men (8K)
Theo Hunt (Point Grey Track Club, coach Marek Jedrzejek)

And to Lynn Kanuka (Ocean Athletics), Team Coach.


UBC Okanagan Heat women’s Cross Country team – RyanWatters.ca Sports Team of the Year

February 4, 2014

Full story: http://www.ryanwatters.ca/ryanwatters-ca-sports-team-of-the-year/


IAAF Global Seminar on Cross Country Running, December 2013, Belgrade

January 16, 2014

Full Story: http://www.iaaf.org/about-iaaf/documents/presentations#iaaf-global-seminar-on-cross-country-running


Bruchet, Wodak, Knight, Petrick, Finlayson, Zambrano take national titles

December 1, 2013

Full story: http://www.xcountry.athletics.ca/news.php?id=43


BC Teams for inter-provincial cross country team championships

November 29, 2013

BC Teams declared for the branch team championship on Saturday at the Canadian Cross Country Championships

Athlete Club Cat Coach
Junior Women
Yee, Regan Trinity West / Buckley Valley Jnr Mark Bomba
Bassett, Miryam Oceanside TR Yth Randy Longmuir
Fagan, Veronika Okanagan Ath Yth Nate Reiter
Ross, Sarya Valley Royal Yth Sue Northey
Pilgrim, Callum Valley Royal Yth Sue Northey
Senior Women
Cliff, Rachel Vancouver TH Snr Chris Johnson
Wilkie, Sabrina Point Grey T Snr Richard Lee
Jackson, Alison Trinity West Snr Mark Bomba
Burrett, Erin Prairie Inn Snr Matt Clout
Brooking, Lisa Unattached B Snr
Moroz, Jen Point Grey T Snr
Junior Men
Deschiffart, Joel Trinity West Jnr Mark Bomba
Getty, Thomas Uvic Track C Jnr Brent Fougner
Gay, John Okanagan Ath Yth Nate Reiter
Reta, Jemal New West Spa Yth Besnik Mece
Clifford, Deon Ocean Jnr Lynn Kanuka
Adam Marshall Trinity West / Langley Jnr Mark Bomba
Senior Men
Bruchet, Lucas Point Grey T Snr Richard Lee
Martinson, Geoffrey Prairie Inn Snr
Brockerville, Ryan Point Grey T Snr
Hunt, Theo Point Grey T Snr
White, Declan Trinity West Snr Mark Bomba / Scott Kent
Swanson, Kristopher Prairie Inn Snr

The Masters team championship is awarded based on age grading of all competitors.

Good luck to all. http://www.xcountry.athletics.ca/

Entries for the Sports Day in Canada 2K and 4K races will be accepted on the day.


BC Athletics Welcomes the Callaghan Valley Sports and Cultural Society

November 25, 2013

BC Athletics is pleased to welcome the Callaghan Valley Sports and Cultural Society (CVSC) as an affiliated Athletics/Society/Organization
Affiliate Club.
Please make note of their contact information below and add them to your communications lists.

Callaghan Valley Sport & Cultural Society
6495 Argyle Ave.,
West Vancouver, BC V7W 2E8

Email: whistlerspiritrun@gmail.com
Website: http://www.whistlerspiritrun.com
Ph: (604) 657-1358


Butterworth leads Clan to seventh place finish at NCAA Championship

November 24, 2013

Full story: http://athletics.sfu.ca/news/2013/11/23/WXC_1123133023.aspx?path=general


UBC women win back-to-back NAIA cross country titles

November 24, 2013

Full story: http://www.gothunderbirds.ca/news/2013/11/23/XC_1123134439.aspx


Canadian Cross Country Championships, November 30

November 22, 2013

Speculation as to who will be crowned 2013 Canadian Cross Country Champions is growing. One thing for sure… close, competitive races will be on tap.

Athletics Illustrated has been previewing the races.

Montreal Endurance has chipped in with their own predictions.

And public debate is ongoing at trackie.ca

Complete Championship details and entry lists at Athletics Canada.

Entries for the Championship races are closed, but you can still enter the Sports Day in Canada 2K/4K community races.


BC Schools bring home cross country titles

November 10, 2013

BC Schools had mixed fortunes at their Championship meets on Saturday.

CIS Championships
Spartans Women's XC wins Canada West Championship, Jackson wins Conference Gold
Cassidy leads Vikes to fourth-straight Canada West title
Cross-country seniors Irvine, Pomfret named Canada West Student-Athletes of the Year

CCAA Championships
UBC Okanagan women dominate nationals on way to CCAA gold

NCAA Div II West Regionals
Clan women punch their ticket to NCAA Championship

NAIA AII Championships
UBC finishes frist, second at A.I.I. Championships


2014, 2015 and 2016 BC Cross Country Championship hosts announced

November 8, 2013

BC Athletics today announced the hosts for the BC Cross Country Championships in 2014, 2015 and 2016.

The 2014 Championships will return to Clearbrook Park in Abbotsford, to be hosted by the Valley Royals T&F Club. The 2014 Championship will be held on Saturday, October 25.

In 2015 and 2016 the Championships will be held in Beban Park, Nanaimo, hosted by the Nanaimo T&F Club.


CIS and CCAA Cross Country Championships this weekend

November 8, 2013

BC's University Cross Country teams will be competing in Championships across North America this weekend.

The UVic Vikes and TRU Spartans contest the CIS Championship in London, ON.
Vikes cross-country set to challenge for CIS title, defend conference titles
Spartans set to make history at Cross Country Nationals

UBC Okanagan Heat and TRU WolfPack are also in Ontario to contest the CCAA Championship in Toronto.
Heat in Ontario for Cross Country national championships
WolfPack Cross Country looking for strong showing at 2013 CCAA Nationals
The CCAA Championships will be live streamed at mediaservices.humber.ca/live/Athletics/brtvstream/

The SFU Clan will be contesting the NCAA Division II West Regional Championship in Spokane, WA.
Clan cross country runners set for West Regionals

And finally the UBC Thunderbirds travel to San Marcos, CA to compete at the NAIA AII Conference Championships.
Thunderbirds vie for Conference titles


Canadian Cross Country Championships to include Sports Day in Canada community events #sportsday

November 7, 2013

You don’t have to be competitive to enjoy the experience of the Canadian Cross Country Championships in Vancouver on November 30. In addition to Junior, Senior and Master Championship races, younger and less competitive runners will have the opportunity to run the Championship course in the Sports Day in Canada 2K and 4K events.

Taking place between the Junior and Senior Championships at 1:00pm, the general public is encouraged to “give it a try”, and run either one or two laps in the footsteps of Olympians. The single lap 2K event is open to ages 9 and older. The double lap 4K event for those aged 13 and older includes a High School Challenge for teams of 4 or more.

Register online for the Sports Day in Canada 2K/4K at http://www.raceonline.ca/events/details/?id=480

Canadian Championship details at http://www.xcountry.athletics.ca/


JD AGM Awards Banquet and JD Committee Annual General Meeting – This Weekend!

October 24, 2013

Door Prizes Needed
The JD Committee requests that all clubs who have athletes attending the JD Awards Banquet bring at least one door prize item with a value of at least $10.00. Bigger clubs are encouraged to bring more if possible. The athletes really look forward to the door prize draws each year and it has proven to be a fun experience for them.

JD Committee AGM Reminder
The BC Athletics Junior Development Committee AGM will be held in Abbotsford following the BC Cross Country Championships. All clubs with Junior Development athletes are encouraged to attend.

Saturday, October 26 2013
Encore Restaurant
27279 Fraser Hwy, Aldergrove, BC
Begins at 4:00pm

2013 JD AGM Agenda