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 […]

30 Jan 2018

Dino Classic – Sunday, January 28, 2018

The JD Group wrapped up the Dino Indoor Series with 26 Personal Bests set at the Dino Classic. Congratulations to all of you on great performances across the board.   Personal Bests Ivie E 60m, 150m Amoya H 150m Hayley K 150m Marissa T 60m, 150m Alexis N 1000m Eva M 60m Charlotte 60m Sarah […]

9 Jan 2018

Jack Simpson Open – January 7, 2018

After a nice holiday break filled with turkey, chocolate, cookies and sleeping in, the JD Group was back at it at the Jack Simpson Open. The goodies of late December fueled the team to 22 personal bests. For many athletes, this was their first time running the 400m and the marks the group set were […]

12 Dec 2017

Dino Opener, December 10, 2017

After what has seemed like an eternity for many of the JD athletes, they finally got to compete! Impressive marks were set across the board setting the tone for what is going to shape up to be a very exciting year for the group. We had many highlights on Sunday…Amoya running 9.03 in the 11 […]