The Athlete Development Committee has released Bulletin #2: Team BCSSA Selection. This bulletin explains how BCSSA skaters are selected to represent Team BCSSA at national championships and ranking meets throughout the season. Any questions should be directed to email@example.com.
The Kamloops Long Blades are hosting a FUNd Coach Course on September 22nd-24th. NCCP Learning Facilitators Keith Gordon and Sandi Vyse will lead participants through Part A and Part B. Registration is via the Locker. Any questions regarding the Locker can be directed to Chris Acton. The course cost is $295, payable at the event.
The TEAM BC ST/R2RD Coaches are pleased to release the TEAM BC ST Selection Bulletin, which outlines how eligible skaters will qualify to TEAM BC Short Track for the 2019 Canada Winter Games.
The Coaches are hosting a live webinar on Thursday September 7th at 7:00pm (Pacific) to review the Bulletin and answer questions. BCSSA skaters Alison Desmarais, who recently competed at the Speed Skating Canada 2018 Team Selections, will be a guest speaker on the webinar to provide her insight into how the 2015 Canada Winter Games helped prepare her for racing on the senior national scene.
Please note that the TEAM BC Long Track Selection Bulletin will be released in September 2017. The primary LT selection process will occur between October and December 2018.
Any questions can be directed to the TEAM BC/R2RD Coaches via email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please see the attached document from ODC requesting BCSSA Officials’ availability for competitions during the 2017-2018 season. Any questions can be directed to the ODC at: email@example.com.
Congratulations to Jessica Telizyn, of the Fort St John Elks club, who has been selected by her peers as the BCSSA Athlete Representative on the ADC (Athlete Development Committee)! Jessica will bring the skaters’ voice to ADC meetings throughout the 2017-2018 season.
The Athlete Development Committee would like to congratulate all skaters who have been named to SSC Teams and to the BCSSA Provincial Performance Program. Eligible PPP skaters were notified in the late spring and were required to complete an Athlete Agreement to confirm their position. Good luck to all of our skaters during the 2017-2018 season!
The BCSSA Coaching Development Committee is looking for candidates to coach and/or manage Team BCSSA at national competitions through the 2017-2018 season. Please visit the Team BCSSA Coaches page for more details and to access the application form. Applications are due Friday August 18th.
Registration is now open for the Richmond Olympic Oval Summer camps. Check out this link for more details. There are two camps being offered:
- Club Development Camp, July 17-21 – online registration
- Talent Development Camp, July 24-28 – online registration
For questions and further information, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
The first (of three) annual BCSSA Athlete Development Committee Bulletins describes the skater support that Provincial Performance Program skaters will receive throughout the 2017-2018 season. Please see the attached Bulletin for more details. Questions should be directed to email@example.com.