FORMER PGTF MEMBER RETAINS NATIONAL TITLE

6 07 2015
A big WAY TO GO to former PG Track and Field Athlete Alyx Treasure as she successfully defended her Canadian women’s high jump title at the national track and field championships in Edmonton. –READ MORE




Spruce Capital Meet June 13/14, 2015

12 06 2015

Here is the updated schedule and the meet program.  See you Saturday!

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Thanks to all the athletes, families and volunteers who took part in the meet.  Results have now been posted on the Results page.

A big thank you to the Prince George Fire Department for providing first aid services.





FORMER PGTF MEMBER SOARING TO NEW HEIGHTS

11 05 2015

(PG Citizen Article) There aren’t many people in this world who can jump their own height.Alyx Treasure did that twice on consecutive weekends on the NCAA track and field circuit.

The 22-year-old from Prince George, a senior at Kansas State University, cleared the high jump bar at 1.84 metres last Saturday to win the Rock Chalk Classic in Lawrence, Kan., a week after she won the Brutus Hamilton Challenge meet in Berkeley, Calif., also reaching 1.84m… READ MORE





CLUB BULLETIN – May 7, 2015

7 05 2015

NO TRACK SATURDAY!

Just a reminder, we don’t have track on Saturday May 9th due to the Relay for Life Cancer walk. For full season schedule check out the club’s website

GOING TO JACK BROW IN KELOWNA?

Are you planning to attend the Annual Jack Brow Meet in Kelowna? The club has blocked off some rooms at the Days Inn in Kelowna. There are 8 rooms left at the Days inn in Kelowna.  They are $129.00 per night and will be held till May 15th. Please call 1-800-337-7177 to book and advise you are with PGTF.

GOING TO THE CENTENNIAL MEET IN KAMLOOPS?

Registration for the Centennial meet in Kamloops will continue at the track this week (Wednesday and Thursday).  Paid registrations will be submitted by the club once all athletes have signed up for their desired events.  If you don’t sign up at the track you will have to use the Trackie.reg link on the Kamloops website to register.   For your information:

  • Entry Fees – $9.00/event if submitted electronically using Hy-Tek Team Manager, or TrackieReg Online registration (see below). $15.00/event if submitted on paper by e-mail.
  • $10.00 per relay regardless of method of submission. Relay entries will accepted up to 1 hour prior to the event (usually coordinated by a coach of director of PGTF in attendance).
  • $30.00 Masters Weight Pentathlon up to May 11, regardless of method of entry. Add $10 if registering for these multi- events after May 11. Minimum of 10 registrations for Masters Weight Pentathlon (Male or Female).
  • **ENTRY DEADLINE**: 11:59 pm, Monday, May 11, 2015. All entries must be received by this time to avoid late entry fees. Late Entry Deadline: 4:00 pm, Thursday May 14, 2015. After this time, entries must be done at the track, room permitting.
  • Late entries for individual events will be charged $18.00/event (except relays) regardless of entry method, and may not receive correct seeding. Multi events not having enough entries by their entry deadline will be cancelled.

HIGH SCHOOL ZONES

The high school zone meet (Qualifier for Provincials) is set for Friday May 22nd (4pm-9:30pm and Saturday May 23 (8:30am-3pm).  While this is not a club meet we have a number of club athletes involved and we help run the meet.  As such we can use any volunteer parents that may be available. See Brian Martinson at the track if you are able to help.

UPDATED ATHLETE/PARENT HANDBOOK AVAILABLE

Check out the UPDATED Athlete/Parent Handbook that is available on the club’s website. READ MORE

THANKS!!!

…to all the volunteers that helped out at the Sub Zero meet!!! You were awesome.  The full results are available on our RESULTS tab. READ MORE

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SUB ZERO REGISTRATION NOW AVAILABLE

25 04 2015

Our first meet of the outdoor season is slated for Saturday May 2nd.  The Annual Sub Zero Meet is scheduled for Masich Place Stadium and meet information is now available. PG Track and Field members are encouraged to register for their events now. Ask your coach for info or follow the information available online.  More information is available under the “MEET INFORMATION” tab.





NICE ARTICLE IN CITIZEN AS TRACK PROGRAM KICKS INTO FULL GEAR

18 04 2015

The Senior Program began last Saturday and this Saturday marks the start of the outdoor season for the Track Rascals and Junior Program.  The early spring has everyone excited about the coming season.  There was a great story in the PG Citizen that noted some of our competitive athletes. READ MORE





LATEST NEWSLETTER NOW AVAILABLE

11 04 2015

Check out our latest newsletter#17 under the “NEWSLETTERS” tab for the latest news on the club and its activities including info on the club’s conditional support on the City’s proposed enhancement program for Masich Place Stadium.





OUTDOOR TRACK SEASON BEGINS SATURDAY!

9 04 2015

Final Registration for Outdoor Season

If you haven’t registered yet that isn’t a problem, just come by the track on Saturday April 11 – anytime between 11:00am-1:00pm to register or to find out more about our program. PLEASE download and FILL OUT a 2015 Outdoor Season Registration Form from our website CLICK HERE

BTW we take late registrations at any time during the season simply by attending one of our practices at the track!

See ya at the track :)





Outdoor Season Almost Here!

3 03 2015

Join us at Pine Centre Mall on March 7 & 8 for registration and information on the upcoming outdoor season.  We would like to complete all our outdoor registrations at the Active Living Market so we can better prepare for the outdoor season which begins in early April.

To find out more check out Our Programs which has a complete listing of all our programs as well as a 2015 Outdoor Registration Form that you can download and complete.





OFFICIALS LEVEL 2 WORKSHOP April 25th – Prince George

20 02 2015

HOSTED /SUPPORTED BY:
BC Athletics Officials Committee
LOCATION: Venue TBA
DATE/TIME: Saturday, April 25, 2015 – 9:30am – 3:30pm
INSTRUCTORS: John Cull and Carol Cull, Athletics Canada National Clinicians. This workshop is required for advancement to Level 2 in the Athletics Canada National Officials Certification program. Registration fees cover the costs of handouts and a current IAAF Rule Book. Rules and best practices are covered in a lecture/discussion format. It is conducted entirely in the classroom, and there will be some paperwork.

For more info Officials Course Signup

Please bring a pencil and notebook. There will be one 30 minute break. Beverages and a light lunch will be provided. Please note there is a March 1, 2015 deadline for registering for this workshop.