Junior Competitive Program

2015-16 Junior Competitive Program Information

2015 – 2016 GROUPS:

Sprint/Hurdles/Jumps (14 – 17): Sprints (60M – 400M), Hurdles (60mH – 400mH), Jumps (LJ)

Jumps (14 – 17): Long Jump, Triple Jump, High Jump

Distance (14 – 17): 800M – 3000M & Cross Country

Throws (14 – 17): Shot Put, Discus, Javelin, Hammer

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TYPE DATES LOCATION FEE
ANNUAL SEP 7 – JUL 27 Terry Fox & Dome $1470.00
FALL SEP 7 – NOV 28 Terry Fox & Dome $625.00
WINTER NOV 30 – FEB 27 Dome $625.00
SPRING FEB 28 – MAY 29 Dome & Terry Fox $625.00
SUMMER MAY 30 – JUL 27 Terry Fox $625.00

* Terry Fox Facility – Mooney’s Bay – 2960 Riverside Drive – May 1st to October 24th
** Dome – 1659 Bearbrook Rd. – Blackburn Hamlet – October 26th to April 30th

TRAINING DATES & TIMES: Click on the season description for details.

Season Ages Groups
Junior Competitive Sept. 7 to Nov 28 14 to 17
Junior Competitive Nov 30 to Feb 27 14 to 17
Junior Competitive Feb 29 to May 28 14 to 17
Junior Competitive May 29 to Jul 27 14 to 17
      • The number of training DAYS will vary depending on the group and season.
      • As part of the COMPETITIVE stream, athletes are expected to compete in all meets listed by his/her coach as well as the Provincial Championships.
      • National Championships are not mandatory but we strongly encourage all qualifiers to attend.
      • Please speak with personal coaches and/or program manager with any questions regarding individual competition planning.

Payment Options:

      • Payment of fees due upon registration
      • REFUNDS ARE GRANTED WITHIN 3 DAYS OF REGISTRATION SUBJECT TO A $50 ADMIN FEE.

Administrative Financial Fee (Effective October 1st, 2015)

For those members who choose to pay their membership fees using a credit card and subdivided into multiple charges over several months, these subsequent payments will be subject to an administrative user fee of $5.00 per payment assessed after the first initial payment.

We do not accept American Express but will accept Visa or MasterCard.

Other forms of payment accepted for memberships are debit cards, cheques, post-dated cheques for multiple membership fee payments or cash when paid in full.

E-Transfers are now accepted as well.  The membership form must be submitted in advance of our receiving the E-Transfer.

Multiple Payment Options for Annual Membership Fees.

Members can do a maximum of 2 to 5 payments with pre-approval by the manager of the program they are enrolling in.  The number of payments will dependent on the time of the year enrollment.

Multiple Payment Options for Semi-Annual or Seasonal Junior Program Fees.

Members can do a maximum of 2 to 3 payments with pre-approval by the manager of the program they are enrolling in.  The number of payments will dependent on the time of the year enrollment.

Payments will not exceed the annual maximum. EX.: An athlete having participated in 2 seasons ($625 + $625 = $1250) will only owe $220 for the remainder of the year for a grand total of $1470 (September to August).

For more information:

Telephone:   613-247-4886 

Email: apage@ottawalions.com
Website: www.ottawalions.com

AS A MEMBER OF THE OTTAWA LIONS 

Athletes receive:

      • The best coaching and technical leadership
      • Membership to Athletics Ontario
      • A seasonal pass to the Terry Fox Facility at Mooney’s Bay
      • Access to the Dome @ Louis Riel during club training hours
      • Reduced entry fees to Ottawa Indoor Series and Summer Twilight Series
      • Travel, accommodation coordination and administrative support for all club sanctioned events for both ATHLETES and PARENTS.

The Club will supply a uniform (top & bottom) and a t-shirt.  The uniform items belong to the Club and are to be worn in all Club organized competitions and championships.  No modifications to the uniform will be accepted.  The uniform is to be cleaned and maintained by the athlete.  Should the items be damaged or lost, the athlete will be required to purchase and replace the item from the Club.  Every 2 years the Club will consider replacement of the competition uniform items on the return of the items to the Club by the athlete.

      • T-shirt for annual and seasonal members
      • Club uniforms are NOT TO BE WORN during training times.
      • Additional club gear will be available for purchase on a seasonal basis by GADAR.
      • The LIONS do provide EMPLOYMENT opportunities for H.S. and University students.

Membership Obligations:

      • Athletes must abide by the “Club Policies” that can be found on the website.
        • Conduct
        • Travel
      • Issued Competition Club Uniform must be worn at all meets.
      • As part of the COMPETITIVE stream, athletes are expected to compete in all meets listed by his/her coach as well as the Provincial Championships.
      • National Championships are not mandatory but we strongly encourage all qualifiers to attend.

Additional Ottawa Lions Team Uniform Requirements

All team members will be required to purchase a one-time team uniform package. In addition to the team competition top and bottom received, a team uniform package must be purchased consisting of:

Team Back-Pack & Shoe Bag / Team Tech Tee / Team Warm-Up Jacket and Pant

The team package must be maintained over the course of time while representing the Ottawa Lions Track & Field Club. Components of the “package” will be available to purchase if the member loses an item or wishes to replace or add items. The cost for these items will be negotiated for best price and sold at cost to members. The uniform package must be maintained and cared for by the athlete and any items found to be damaged, stained or worn-out must be replaced at a reasonable cost to the athlete.

Over the course of the year, the club hosts many track meets. Athletes are encouraged, when not competing, to volunteer. These events provide athletes with some of the best competitive opportunities without having to leave town. They act as fund raisers and contribute to the clubs ability to provide quality services. When volunteering, you will gain valuable resume building experience as well as helping to fulfill the high school volunteer hours required to graduate.

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