Application process now open for Team BC athletics

The Team BC selection process for athletes to represent the province in the sport of athletics at the Halifax 2020 North American Indigenous Games is now open.

Athletes who are selected will compete at the Games, which will be held in Halifax, Nova Scotia from July 12 to 19, 2020.

Team BC is seeking up to a maximum of eight male and eight female athletes for each age category to compete at 2020 NAIG.

NAIG Athletics Age Categories

14U = 2006 & later

16U = 2004 & later

19U = 2001 & later

*For reasons of safety and maturity, Team BC is seeking athletes born no later than 2007

To find out more about the athlete selection process, please read the document that outlines the criteria by clicking the link ATH – TeamBC 2020 NAIG (Athletics) Athlete Selection Process – (LMS).

Athletes interested in Team BC for NAIG must submit their application and performance results (plus two references – one sport and one character) via the Athlete Expression of Interest form (link below). Deadline to apply is 4 pm on Thursday, March 26, 2020.

https://aboriginalsportbc.wufoo.com/forms/athlete-expression-of-interest-team-bc-athletics/

Find the Team BC Competitive Results Form (to accompany the expression of interest) by clicking here.

For more information contact Alissa Assu, Provincial Coordinator, Performance Sport, at aassu@isparc.ca or by phone at 250.940.4913 or 778.866.4613 (cell).