22 Jul 2018

Wrap up – Outdoor Provincial Championships

The JD athletes did a terrific job competing hard and as a result, we walked away with 84 Personal Bests set over the weekend! PROVINCIAL CHAMPION Marissa T – 60m, 150m Ella C – 200m, 300m, 800m Sarah F – Pole Vault Keon R- 80m 4x100m Relay:  Alex L, Caiden S, Emiliano V, Enkh-Orgil E […]

8 Jul 2018

Festival of 8’s/Pole Vault Challenge, July 6, 2018

Our second annual Festival of 8’s/Pole Vault Challenge did not disappoint.  The hot temperatures brought some great results. Congratulations to Ephrem F on his new Pee Wee Boys 800m record of 2:54.51. It was PB Central at the Pole Vault with all our vaulters setting a personal best. Great job Sarah F 1.80m, Jake M […]

23 Jun 2018

JD Group – Caltaf Classic

The 2018 Caltaf Classic is in the books and what a meet it was! Our JD athletes overcame challenging weather conditions on Saturday and put up big marks all weekend long.  At the conclusion of the meet, the JD athletes set a total of 128 Personal Bests and Ella C set a new Meet Record […]

19 Jun 2018

2018 New Balance Series

The New Balance Series designed to provide athletes with an opportunity to post fast times and big marks in the field events did not disappoint this year.  Mother Nature provided us with very warm weather and strong winds but at the end of the series, our U16/Midget athletes walked away with 70 Personal Bests set […]

19 May 2018

Calgary Spring Challenge – May 12 & 13

If there were any hints of snow left at Foothills track, the JD group’s phenomenal performances on the weekend melted any lingering snow from our never-ending winter. Our Bantam athletes posted phenomenal performances for some in their first time competing and our second-year athletes put up incredible personal bests…it’s going to be an exciting 2018 […]

2 Apr 2018

Caltaf at USport Nationals

Congratulations to Caltaf athletes who competed at USport Nationals: Angus Rawling  (St. F of X)  Men’s 3000m 1st Savanna Jordan (Dalhousie Univ.) (Rookie) Women’s 3000 8th Emma Hubbard (Guelph Univ.) (Rookie) Women’s 4 X 800 alternate Gillian Ceyhan (Univ. of Toronto) Women’s 600 10th, 1000m 10th. 4 X 800 (1st) Katie Chehowy (U of C) (Rookie) […]

2 Apr 2018

Caltaf Caribbean Training Camp 2018

Update from Coach Christine: On Wednesday, March 21, Coach Christine Laverty, Coach Juerg Meister and 22 athletes, headed to Tobago for their annual spring training camp. Of the 22 athletes only 4 were returnees. The remaining 18 were extremely excited to be getting out of the snow and visiting a Caribbean island to run, race […]

29 Mar 2018

The Long Term Athlete Development model

Caltaf is committed to The Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) model which is a framework for an optimal training, competition, and recovery schedule for each stage of athletic development. Developing fundamental skills at a young age and refining competitive skills at higher levels of development are important for able bodied athletes as well as athletes with a […]

5 Mar 2018

Junior Development Wrap up – Alberta Indoor Championships – Combined Events, Relay and Indoor Provincials

The JD had a tremendous indoor season and it’s hard to believe that it has drawn to a close. We had many highlights over the Provincial Championships in February and March and are looking forward to a thrilling outdoor season. Full results can be found at: http://www.ellistiming.ca/results/2018AIGResults.pdf http://www.ellistiming.ca/results/2018AITFCResults.pdf Combined Events and Relay Indoor Provincials – […]

3 Mar 2018

Caltaf Summer Camp Registration 2018

Register online now here or contact the Caltaf Office. The Caltaf Summer Camp is designed to introduce athletes between the ages of 6 and 14 to the sport of track and field while at the same time developing fundamentals of the sport and a general foundational level of fitness. Find more information about the Summer Camp here. Week […]