Canadian Championship Series

Track and Field Champs


2016 Canadian Championships and Rio Selection Trials

July 07, 2016 to July 10, 2016
Edmonton, AB

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Updated Schedule / Qualifying Round Notice

Click here to see the final schedule – July 6

National Junior Qualifying / National Junior Championship Advancements

National Senior Qualifying / National Senior Championships Advancements



Based on final entry numbers, the qualifying rounds in the following track events have been canceled and all athletes will advance straight to the semi-finals:

Junior Women – 100m, 100mH, 400mH
Junior Men – 110mH, 400mH
Senior Women – 400m, 100mH, 400mH
Senior Men – 110mH, 400mH

*Events 3000m and longer will be run as straight finals. There will be 1 section for each of these events except for the Senior Men’s 5000m which will be run as 2 timed finals. All athletes who have achieved the qualifying standard will be placed in the fast section and the sections will be run slow to fast.


Based on final entry numbers, the qualifying rounds in the following field events have been canceled and all athletes will advance straight to finals:

Junior Women – High Jump, Shot Put, Javelin
Junior Men – Pole Vault, Triple Jump, Shot Put, Hammer, Javelin
Senior Women – High Jump, Long Jump, Triple Jump, Discus, Javelin
Senior Men – High Jump, Pole Vault, Shot Put, Discus, Hammer, Javelin

Athlete entries

Ticket Information

Olympic Team Nomination

July 11 at 11 a.m. in Edmonton, Athletics Canada, along with the Canadian Olympic Committee will unveil the Rio 2016 Olympic Games team. More details to come. 

Media Conference and Accreditation

Media accreditation request form 

The official kick off press conference for the Canadian Track & Field Championships / Olympic and Paralympic Games Selection Trials takes place at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday July 6 at Foote Field.

The event will feature a number of Olympic and Paralympic aspiring team members. More details

Training information & Hotel Shuttle

2015 Canadian Championships Results

Previous Canadian Championship Medallists

Host Hotel

Delta Edmonton South Hotel and Conference Centre
To book contact 780-431-4647 or 1-800-661-1122
Room rate of $139.00 includes high speed internet, parking and 24-hour access to fitness and business centres
Event transportation to and from competition site (University of Alberta – Foote Field) 


Car Rental

Clubs, teams, athletes, coaches and family members can take advantage of special event rates from Enterprise Rent a Car. Enterprise will also be on-site at the Official Event Hotel to provide added services to attendees of the Track and Field Championships. 

Click to make your reservation


Media Requests
Jim McDannald 
514 549 8165

Technical Director
Scott MacDonald 
613 260 5580 ext. 3306 

Andrew Cameron 
613 260 5580 ext. 3320

Rio Standards tracking


De Grasse, Drouin, Barber and Muir Cap Exciting Day 3 at 2016 Canadian Championships and Rio Selection Trials

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Montcalm, Teschuk bookend great Day 2 at Track & Field Trials

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  • Great runner and all-around good guy,  Olympic steeplechaser Chris Winter calls it a career. Wishing you all the best.
  • Inspiring the next generation.

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The home stretch of a fun 400m kids run I did while home in Antigonish on the weekend #speedsters
  • An Olympian's work is never done. @nhl exhibition in London.
  • Who's got two thumbs & is racing the 🇨🇦 Marathon Champs/@runcrs Toronto Waterfront Marathon....THIS GUY. Olympic 10th place finisher @ericgillis will go after both the 🇨🇦 record & title on 10/18. Watch live on
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