23 Aug 2020

Caltaf Grad 2020

So tradition continued on August 15th as the Caltaf grads of 2020 showed up at Glenmore Track in all their graduation attire. The track never had such a bevy of beautiful girls and handsome young men (they really do clean up well!). In the past as each school had their grads a few athlete would […]

27 Apr 2020

GET MOVING with CALTAF Virtual Training

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Introducing the “Get Moving With CALTAF” Virtual Training Program Eligibility: Born 2007 to 2012 (ages 8 to 13) CALTAF is offering a virtual training program to all athletes (born in years 2007 to 2012, ages 8 to 13). The program will be offered as a 4 week session with the first session starting this week […]

20 Apr 2020

Quiz #4

The winner is Racharl McFadyen. Thank you everyone who participated! The answers are:   The 100m dash because he tested positive for drugs or athletics Spain, they were caught entering non-handicapped athletes into the games. Greece, Britain and Australia (needed 2) 16 The Toronto Maple Leafs 108 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, 4657 Wayne Gretzky, he scored 894. […]

13 Apr 2020

Quiz #3

Caltaf Quiz #3:   The quiz is now closed. The winner is Darci Petersen. The answers are as follows: Doug & Carol Kyle Gord Lindsay Asafa Powell Jamaica 42 inches (1.07m) Glycogen Lars Riedel Mohamed Farah. Long Jump Natalie Portman Clint Eastwood Judy Garland Ryan Reynolds 1993 Toto Lasse Viren Discus Arnold Schwarzenegger 91 J.R.R.Tolkien […]

7 Apr 2020

Thank You to Our First Responders and Medical Professionals from the Caltaf Sprints and Hurdles Group

Caltaf’s Sprints and Hurdles Group has made a video thanking First Responders and Health Care Workers.  

6 Apr 2020

Caltaf Quiz #2

Caltaf Quiz #2 Well it was a lot of fun seeing all the answers coming in. The winner for this week is Martin Undheim. Stay tuned for next week’s Quiz. Answers as follows: 1958 110–120 yards (100–110 m) long by 70–80 yards (64–73 m) wide.  0.762m (30in) Coach Sam Sherbrooke 2003, Czech Republic in 2007, […]

31 Mar 2020

Code of Conduct and Athlete Safety

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To CALTAF Membership: On behalf of the CALTAF Board and Paula McKenzie (CALTAF Club Director), we feel it is appropriate to communicate to our membership on the topic of Code of Conduct, specifically athlete safety.  As Board members and the Club Director, we are committed to providing a safe and respectful environment for our athletes, […]

30 Mar 2020

Caltaf Quiz #1

Caltaf Quiz #1 Well it was a lot of fun seeing all the answers coming in. The winner for this week is Aaron Ahl. Stay tuned for next week’s Quiz. Same time same place. Well done. See how many you got correct….  (Javelin) (10feet) (Wimbeldon) (6 on the ice at a time)  Pheidippides or Philippides […]

13 Mar 2020

Suspension of Training

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In response to COVID-19, we have received instructions from Athletics Alberta to suspend all training sessions until April 6, 2020.  Therefore, all Caltaf training is suspended until further notice.  I know this may be disappointing news, but the health of our community is our first priority. Coaches will be in contact with their groups via […]

24 Nov 2019

“Then, she found sport again.”

Our own Jenn Brown was recently featured in a story on the Canadian Paralympic website.   From the story: Jennifer Brown was eight years old when her hometown of Calgary hosted the Winter Olympics. For Jennifer, it was a first-hand chance in her own city to see what was possible through sport. “The excitement and energy […]