Atheletics Alberta News

AC Award Nominations

Athletics Canada is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Annual Awards and induction to the Hall of Fame Class of 2016. The following awards are given on an annual basis:   Jack W. Davies Memorial Trophy – Outstanding Athlete of the Year Cal D. Bricker Memorial Trophy – Outstanding Performance of the Year F.N.A. Rowell…

#CoachesWeek #ThanksCoach

National Coaches Week is a week to celebrate the tremendous positive impact coaches have on athletes and communities across Canada. The week of September 19-27 is an opportunity to recognize coaches for the integral role they play by simply saying #ThanksCoach. Edmonton Sport Council has partnered with Coach Alberta and Alberta Sport Development Centre – Capital Region to…

2016 Provincial Hosting Bids Now Open

Athletics Alberta would like to invite clubs and organizations to bid on its annual Track & Field and Cross Country championships for the upcoming 2016 season.  The attached document states the terms of bidding and hosting a provincial championship and what is expected of the host organizing committee as well as what support is provided…

Athletics Canada nominates 38 athletes

Today Athletics Canada nominated 38 athletes to the Canadian Paralympic Committee for nomination to the 2015 Parapan Am Games. The Parapan Am Games take place August 7 to 15, athletics competition is slated August 10 to 14.  Athletics Canada’s nominations are not final until the Canadian Paralympic Committee’s approval. “The 2015 Parapan Am Games are…

Canadian athletes off to fast start in 2015 outdoor season

The 2015 outdoor season is barely underway, but there were a number of great performances turned in by Canadian athletes over the weekend, notably a new Canadian record by Christabel Nettey in the women’s long jump, and Andre De Grasse equaled the best all-time mark in the men’s 200-metres. Nettey set a new Canadian record in the long jump with…

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer for Track and Field action in Edmonton during July! The Pan American Junior Athletics Organizing Committee would like to invite you to join in as a volunteer for upcoming track and field events in Edmonton. These events will all be held at Foote Field. July 2-5th – Canadian National Track & Field Championships July…

Western Canadian Tri-Prov Championship 2015

Congratulations to all athletes selected to the Western Canadian Tri-Prov Championship Team Alberta! Team coaches will be contacting you directly if they have any questions or additional informatin needed from you. ** Please note that alternates are still being pursued for this team.** Download a PDF copy of the team here. Alexandra Diehl Aaron Marcynuk…

Team Alberta WCSG Selected

Congratulations to all athletes being selected to the Western Canada Summer Games Team Alberta! Team coaches will be contacting you directly if they have any questions or additional information needed from you. ** Please note that alternates are still being pursued for this team.** Download a PDF copy of the team here.      …

Alberta Legion Assignments

Congratulations to all athletes selected to the Legion National Championship Team Alberta! Team coaches will be contacting you directly if they have any questions or additional information needed from you. ** Please note that alternates are still being pursued for this team.** Download a PDF copy of the team here. Updated June 26, 2015 Candace…