2016 Canadian Championships and Rio Selection Trials
Updated Schedule / Qualifying Round Notice
CANCELED QUALIFYING SECTIONS
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
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
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
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)
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.
514 549 8165
613 260 5580 ext. 3306
613 260 5580 ext. 3320