BC Athletics Fall Cross Country Updates

BC XC Championships are October 26 at Beaver Lake, just outside of Victoria. Registration is now open atwww.Trackiereg.com/BCXC2019

BC Team at AC Cross Country Championship, Team Criteria has been posted and athlete declarations / exemptions are open. See more information on the XC Season at -


For more information on the fall Cross Country season please contact: Clifton Cunningham, BC Athletics Technical Manager, Road & XC Running : Clifton.Cunningham@BCAthletics.org

BC Athletics High Performance Support Applications

 BC Athletics is now accepting applications for Athlete Support through both the BC Athlete Assistance Program (AAP) and the BC High Performance Program. All athletes must complete the following application (Note: There is a single application for both programs). All applications are due by November 1st, 2019. More information about these program can be found on the BC Athletics website here

BC Athlete Assistance Program (AAP)

The BC Athlete Assistance Program (BC AAP) is an athlete-centered program of financial assistance. Criteria: 2019/20 BC Athletics High Performance Athlete Support Information (Standards & Selection Criteria)

BC Athletics High Performance Program

The Canadian Sport Institute, through a partnership with the Province of BC and ViaSport, the network of PacificSport Centres, and BC Athletics collaborates to deliver programs and services to place BC Athletes on National Teams, and ensure athletes and coaches have every advantage to win medals for Canada.  Criteria: BC Athletics and CSI Nomination Criteria for Targeted Athletes & Personal Coaches 

2019/20 ONLINE APPLICATION (Note it is a common application for both programs)

 For more information on the BC Athletics High Performance Support Applications - Chris Winter, OLY

BC Athletics Technical Manager – Track & Field chris.winter@bcathletics.org



 Upcoming Fall Coaching Education Programs for interested current coaches. Please note, Thunderbird coaches interested in course education or advancement can access funding support through Nigel. Please discuss directly: nigel@thunderbirdstrack.org


Oct 25-27th

Club Coach Throws 



Oct 25-27th

Road Running Instructor Course



Oct 26th

Mentorship: BC XC Championship



Nov 8-10

2019 BC Throws Summit


Nov 15th

Making Ethical Decisions



Nov 16-17th

Sport Coach - Track & Field 

South Surrey


Nov 30th

Mentorship: XC Nationals



For more information on upcoming Coaches courses this fall visit https://www.bcathletics.org/Coaches/Education/ or emailjennifer.brown@bcathletics.org