The Vancouver Thunderbirds Track and Field Club is pleased to announce our Junior Development program expansion to the BRAND NEW, RESURFACED TRACK FACILITY at Swangard Stadium, beginning in September, 2017. Thunderbirds Club membership offers year round opportunities for athletes aged 9-13 in a fun, supportive, and motivating environment with guaranteed low athlete-coach ratios, and a focus on FUN-damental skill development across all event disciplines
Coaching facilitation and guidance by: Laurier Primeau - Current Head Coach of UBC Varsity & Thunderbirds Track Club and Graeme Fell - Lead Endurance and JD coach, Thunderbirds Track & Field Club.
When and where:
Mondays (beginning Sept.11) and Wednesdays 5:30pm – 7pm at Swangard Stadium.
Saturdays: 12pm-1:30pm at Swangard stadium (*races will take place of Saturday practices during competition season. Race schedule TBD).
*Meet in Parking lot on east side of stadium, access from Kingsway.
Cross Country Only (Sept - November 2017), Seasonal Membership: $200
Initial Annual Membership: (September 2017 - December 31st, 2018.) Includes two Cross Country seasons, and full Track & Field season. 16 months for the price of 12! : $575.00
Second Child discount : Families who register 2+ children for an annual club membership are eligible for $50.00 off their second registration.
For families seeking financial aid, please visit the KidSport and Jumpstart websites for assistance with club membership fees. Contact email@example.com for details.
*NOTE - All club membership registrations include hands on coaching with small athlete-coach ratios, facility access, equipment, programming, and BC Athletics fees.