October 23, 2020

Achilles International Track and Field Society follows BC Athletics strategy to combat Covid-19

Achilles International Track and Field Society (AITFS) joins the BC Athletics policies to meet the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic in preparation of the possible resumption of organizing competitions in the 2021 season.

The AITFS Board of Directors unanimously endorsed the British Columbia's governing body's directions to combat the risks and provide safety for all involved in the organization and conducting of competition in the near future. Details of these policies can be reviewed here:  BC Athletics Sport Policies,BC Athletics Return to Sport Guidelines, RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT, Safe Sport,  Rule of 2, Inclusion and Concussion Safety.

AITFS agrees in full with BC Athletics concern for a safe return to competition once our public health authorities provide a green light to proceed with caution.

Plans for 2021 include

February 6, Jerome Indoor Games, Richmond Olympic Oval

June 12, Harry Jerome Classic, Swangard Stadium

September 26, Rainforest Trail Run, Central Park

These dates are subject to revision and/or cancelation secondary to state of the Pandemic