Sask Wheelchair Sports is hosting "Have-A-Go" for wheelchair athletes.
Saturday April 27 - 4:30pm - 8:00pm
Regina Field House
For more information contact Jen at Wheelchair Sports
An evening with Julie Labach and Courtney Hufsmith.
Two of Canada’s top middle distance runners, 7 provincial records between the two of them.
Find out how they got into the sport, how they got to where they are now, and where they are hoping to go in the future.
Question and Answer to follow.
Where: Brainsport (616 10th St E. Saskatoon)
When: Thursday April 25th, 7pm
Who: Everyone Sign up at: https://raceroster.com/events/2019/23115/track-talk-with-julie-and-courtney
Only 30 spots available
From Tim Berrett
Chair, Athletics Canada Rules Committee
COMPETITION RULE CHANGES
Included in a list of rule changes, the IAAF Council has reinstated the '60-second rule' for athlete attempts in field events
The following Competition Rules have been amended with immediate effect:
R113 - To better provide for athletes' health and safety in longer running and walking races
R149.3 - To clarify that performances may be valid in race walk even with penalty zone
R170 - To provide flexibility in developing further new relay concepts
R180.6 - To change the competing order before the last trials in the horizontal field events
R180.17 - To go back to the 1 minute time for trials in all field events
R200.1-5 - To clarify that the two consecutive days of combined events can mean two consecutive 24 hour periods
R230.7 - Pit lane to be penalty zone
R250.6 - To remove the mandated use of departure boxes and leave it as an option
Canabis in Sport - Important information from Athletics Canada
Coaching Education Events hosted by Coaches Association of Saskatchewan (linking to http://www.saskcoach.ca/NCCP_CoachTraining.php?platform=hootsuite)
The Coaches Association of Saskatchewan is hosting a number of workshops this fall. The most common workshops required from Athletics coaches are Leading Drug Free Sport and Managing Conflict (under Competition Development) and Making Ethical Decision (under Competition Introduction). Clubs and coaches who have questions on what is required should contact Jason Reindl at email@example.com and he will be able to help confirm pathway requirements towards certification.
Coach Initiation in Sport is an online NCCP module developed to introduce new or experienced coaches to the foundational skills in coaching. The Coach initiation in Sport module will also introduce coaches to the NCCP, a valuable tool for preparing for a coach's first in-person NCCP workshop.
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