September 13, 2011
Ottawa – Athletics Canada is pleased to announce today the launch of www.shop.athletics.ca, the official eStore of Athletics Canada. Developed by Trackie Group Inc., a dynamic full service graphic and website company based in Moncton, N.-B., the Trackie Group has extensive background and knowledge in athletics having designed sites forPriscilla Lopes-Schliep, Simon Bairu, Simon Whitfield and most recently for the National Track League.
“This venture provides an opportunity to extend the Athletics Canada brand presence, raise awareness and raise revenues from non-traditional sources providing additional support to current and new programming”, said Mathieu Gentès, Director Public Relations & Corporate Services.
Athletics Canada members are entitled to a 15% discount on all shop.athletics.ca purchases, simply have your AC membership number ready at time of order. Gentès adds, “We are striving to offer more tangible benefits to being an AC member, the member discount joins a growing list in helping to make membership an attractive alternative.”
Already available at shop.athletics.ca is national team replica gear, official National Track League merchandise, polo shirts, t-shirts, jackets and hoodies. New items will be added regularly, including special limited offerings.
Feeling creative, send your shop.athletics.ca merchandise suggestions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
January 27, 2010
BC Athletics affiliated clubs are reminded to get their 2010 club memberships submitted in order to ensure that all related benefits including liability insurance coverage and access to the ACDirect membership database remain in place. The club membership year runs from January 1st through to December 31st each year.
The following forms are available on the BC Athletics website at –
2010 Full Club http://www.bcathletics.org/main/pdf/clubmemapp.pdf
2010 Athletics Post Secondary (School) Affiliate Club http://www.bcathletics.org/main/pdf/clubmemapp_aps.pdf
2010 Athletics Society/Organization http://www.bcathletics.org/main/pdf/clubmemapp_soc.pdf
For a full explanation of club membership types please refer to the “Clubs & Club Membership” page at http://www.bcathletics.org/main/clubs.htm#moreforms
January 2, 2010
BC Athletics members can now receive discounts at many businesses around the province and the list is still growing! All you need to do is show your membership card and you will receive up to 10% off in-store purchases. Some of the establishments already supporting BC Athletics members are:
||151 Dogwood Street
|The Run Inn
||1212B 56 Avenue
||74-1395 Hillside Drive
||133 – 735 Goldstream Ave
||#1 – 20349 88 Ave.
||#3 – 5767 Turner Rd.
||980 Marine Dr
|North Shore Athletics
||#101 – 1200 Lonsdale
|Peach City Runners
||214 Main Street
|The Runners’ Den
||239 Newport Drive
||#5 – 1050 – 10th SW
||3504 West 4th Avenue
|Rackets N’ Runners
||3880 Oak Street
|The Run Inn
||2236 41st Avenue
||1200 Vancouver Street
||1576 Fairfield Road
||3659 Shelbourne Street
||1708 – 152nd Street
December 25, 2009
2010 Club application forms are available on the BC Athletics Website at: www.bcathletics.org/main/pdf/clubmemapp.pdf
Please note, 2010 club applications are due December 31st, 2009.