TRACK & FIELD

 

Golden Ears Athletics provides three different track and field programs for athletes of different ages.

 

**All details can be found on the Home page link

 

TRACK RASCALS - 2022 

Ages: 6 to 8 (grades K - 2)

Program: The core focus is an introduction to running, jumping & throwing.

Practices: At the Rotary Track next to Maple Ridge Secondary School

Start Date: 3rd May
Training Days: Tuesdays 
Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Cost: $100 – includes BC Athletics fee, city field user fee and t-shirt

JUNIOR DEVELOPMENT

 

Ages: 9 to 13 (grades 3 - 7)

Program: The core focus for all the athletes is a run, jump, throw program where athletes develop skills in all event areas as well as agility, co-ordination, flexibility, strength, etc.

Practices: At the Rotary Track next to Maple Ridge Secondary School

Meets: All athletes will have the opportunity to compete in our local club hosted Eagle Classic Track Meet in May. All athletes will also automatically be registered as a training membership with BC Athletics. There are many competitive meets during the season, most of which are in the Lower Mainland. There are several meets held outside the Lower Mainland that athletes can travel to and compete in. Our coaches generally provide support at the meets in the Lower Mainland and are determined at the start of the season based on coach availability.

Junior Development is broken down into two age groups and rates as follows:

Junior JD

Ages:  9-10 (grades 3 - 4)

Start Date: April 12th, 2022

Training Days: Tue & Thu
Time: 6:45 - 8:15pm

Cost: $260 – includes BC Athletics fee, city field user fee and tech shirt

Senior JD

Ages: 11-13 (grades 5 - 7)

Start Date: April 4th, 2022 

Training Days: Mon, Tue & Thu

Time: 6:45-8:15pm

Cost: $360 – includes BC Athletics fee, city field user fee and tech shirt

HIGH SCHOOL & MASTER ATHLETES

Ages 14 to 18 (grades 8-12), plus masters (see below). Practices will be held three times per week with the occasional weekend day added.

Athletes will be training to compete in the high school track season leading up to the BC Provincial high school Championship. 

All practices take place at the Rotary Track at Maple Ridge Secondary School.

There are two distinct training groups within the high school group.  One will focus on sprinting and short distance running and the other on middle to long distances.  All athletes will have the opportunity to train in all the field disciplines.

Start Date: Tues March 1st, 2022

Training Days:

Sprint group – Mon, Tues, Thur (Sun @10am)

Distance group – Mon, Tues, Thur (Sun @10am)

Time: 5:00-6:30pm

Cost: $400 plus BCA Fee (this is dependent upon athletes age)

For information on and registration for upcoming track meets, visit the Parent Resources tab.