2016 Information for the Media

Accreditation

Members of the media are most welcome at the Vancouver Sun Harry Jerome Track Classic.  All members of the media must be accredited.

If you would like to apply for media accreditation please contact our Media Liaison team.  You may use our Media Contact form to submit your request. The team will respond promptly.

Media Conference

"Road to the Rio" Media Conference will be held on Thursday June 16th at the Fairmont Pacific Rim hotel. The event, which will feature selected athletes,  will be open to sponsors, media and members of the Meet Management Committee.

Date: Thursday June 16th
Time: 11:00AM - 12:00PM

Fairmont Pacific Rim
1038 Canada Place Map and Directions
Vancouver
British Columbia, Canada
V6C 0B9

Refreshments will be provided at 10:30

Accreditation Pickup

Media Accreditation may be picked up at:

  • Media Conference
  • The media check-in desk on the day of the event

June 17th - Event Day

Check-in

All members of the media must check-in at the Swangard Media check-in desk.  The desk is located near the South East corner of the stadium and opens at 5:00PM

Reporters

Tables will be available at the Media Centre, located near the finish line,  for reporters to set up laptops .  Results will be provided at the Media Centre as the events occur.

Photographers

Photographers will receive "All Access" accreditation.  We remind photographers that track meets are busy places and many events occur simultaneously.  Please do not interfere and if an official asks you to move please do so.

Athlete Interviews

Members of the Media Liaison team will be at the Media Centre, located near the finish line,  and will handle all requests for athlete interviews.