Helpers Needed for Banquet Set-Up

 

Everyone needs to get their volunteer hours for 2018 and here is your first opportunity to help! Set-Up Crew for the Athletic Banquet meets this coming Wednesday Feb. 28th from 3:00 – 4:00 PM in the Legacy Centre Banquet Hall (building on the East side of the Track at Rotary Stadium). Family members can help their athlete earn volunteer hours. If you can volunteer until 5:00 PM for 2 volunteer hours that would be great! Parents and athletes can volunteer to help by emailing Christa at [email protected]

JD Track & Field Group Begins Training on Monday April 9th

JD (JUNIOR DEVELOPMENT)  Ages 8-13 

PRACTICE SCHEDULE & LOCATION FOR JD TRAINING GROUP:

During the Track & Field Season starting on Monday April 9th running until the end of July:

  • Mondays 5:45 – 7:15 PM at Rotary Stadium
  • Wednesdays 5:45 – 7:15 PM at Rotary Stadium
  • Thursdays 5:45 – 7:15 PM at Rotary Stadium 

Meet at the Valley Royals Shed at the South End of the Track

Events Offered: Middle Distance, Sprints, Hurdles, Long Jump, High Jump, Triple Jump, Shot Put, Discus, Race Walk, Hammer(age specific) Pole Vault (age specific), Cross Country

This age group encourages athletes to try all event areas (Racing, Jumps, Throws) in both practices and competitions. The focus for the JD athletes at meets should be on enjoying the experience and learning how to do their best in a variety of events and challenging themselves to improve their own mark.

Lovett Raises the Bar

After being selected to represent Canada at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, Django Lovett has done it again!

Lovett set a new PB at the University of Washington Invitational Meet in Seattle jumping 2.29m to win the meet!  

Chris Winter’s interview with Lovett is available here: http://www.bcathletics.org/News/django-lovett-raises-the-bar-ahead-of-the-2018-commonwealth-games/2734/