Athletics Yukon establishes, each year, a schedule of athletic events ranging from cross-country races to road races. This schedule is distributed widely.
As part of the event schedule, Athletics Yukon establishes a series of Yukon Championship events. In a typical year this will include the Yukon Cross-Country Championships, the Yukon 5 k. and 10 k. Road Championships.
To have your event placed on the schedule all the event organizer has to do is contact a member of the executive of Athletics Yukon.
Athletics Yukon Travel Assistance
Lotteries Yukon will may provide funding for travel costs up to a maximum of $200 per person (athletes and coaches) for up to three trips (one trip to anywhere and two trips within Yukon one of which can be to Alaska, NWT or Nunavut) per year. Travel may be by air, ground, or ferry.
Please read the steps carefully. All forms and documents must be submitted within the stated timelines or Lotteries Yukon may reject the application.
Event organizers who want to have their event sanctioned need fill out and submit the application form(s) to the executive (see below).
The event organizers receive a number of benefits. These include: event insurance that covers the organizers and the participants. Also, access to timing equipment and organizational materials; technical assistance in planning and running an event.
Affiliation Application Form
All members of Athletics Yukon are covered by a blanket insurance policy while engaged in official sanctioned Athletics Yukon activities.
As part of Athletics Yukon commitment to ensuring that members have access to a range of competitive experiences, periodically Athletics Yukon will establish selection criteria and choose athletes to compete in major competitions outside the territory, including:
Jack Brow Memorial Track and Field Meet (Kelowna B.C.)
Western Canada Summer Games
Canada Summer Games
Arctic Winter Games
B.C. Provincial Cross Country Championships
Canadian Cross Country Championships
Canadian Juvenile Championships including the National Legion Track and Field Camp
Canadian Junior Championships for Track and Field
Athletics Yukon Affiliate Members
For the purposes of hosting of competitions in Athletics and/or the promotion of and support in the development of Athletics, Athletics Yukon affiliate members are:
Boreal Adventure Running Association – contact Rick Janowicz at email@example.com or (867-668-2858).
Yukon River Trail Marathon
Mount Lorne Mis-Adventure Race – contact Sue MacKinnon-Dunn (867) 668-7814.
Run Dawson (Gold Poke; Dome and Dempster to Dawson races) – contact www.rundawson.com or Jody Beaumont firstname.lastname@example.org and Marta Selassie email@example.com