HaliFAST Outdoor Season Registration is now OPEN!
REGISTRATION FOR OUTDOOR SESSION 2019
REGISTER ONLINE HERE
HaliFAST's Outdor Session runs May 2nd, 2019 to August 4th, 2019.
Practices are located at Beazley Field in Dartmouth.
The times are:
Development/Sprints/ Jumps/ Throws Group:
Tuesday 6:00 pm ~ 8:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm ~ 8:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am ~ 12:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 ~ 7:30 pm
Thursday 6:00~ 7:30 pm
(Halifax Point Plesant Park Lower Lot until Mid April then moves to Dartmouth Beazley Field )
Tuesday 5:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm
Sunday 10:00 am
Run Jump Throw Group: (SUMMER ONLY)
July 2nd - August 1st
Tuesday 6:00 pm ~ 7:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm ~ 7:00 pm
Senior/ Masters Group: (Contact Registrar for more info)
Tuesday 7:00 pm ~ 8:00 pm (TBC)
Thursday 7:00 pm ~ 8:00 pm (TBC)
Sunday 11:00 pm ~ 12:00 pm (TBC)
Development (11+ years and up): This is HaliFAST’s main group and offers exposure to many track events: sprints, hurdles, distance, jumps and throws. Athletes come here after the MiniFAST program that introduces fundamental skills.
Coaches: Troye Williams and Jason Stewart
MiniFAST (8-11years): Our MiniFAST program was revamped in the fall of 2015. The aim is building athletic skills wth a fun and engaging program! The enriched programming is perfect for kids who know they want to pursue track and are ready to learn the fundamentals. Our aim is to have our youngest athletes start in this group before moving to the Development Group. The session will be 8-14 weeks: one in the Fall/Winter and one in the Spring/Summer.
Indoor Season: Fall/Winter: TBD
Outdoor Season: Spring/Summer on Tuesday/Thursday 6:00-7:30 pm
Read more here.
Coaches: Angus Macintosh and Dan Maguire
Highschool Sprints and Hurdles: Competitive athletes who are 16 years or older can oin this group for sprint and hurdles specific training. .
Coaches: Andrew Conrad and Brad Andrews
Distance: Competitive athletes who are 16 years or older can choose to join this group for distance-specific training. Distances are 800m and over.
Coaches: Sarah Myatt and Adam Manuel
Jumps: Competitive and Non-competitive athletes focus on long jump, triple jump, high jump and pole vault in this group.
Coaches: Terry Sweeney
Throws (Mainly Outdoor Season): Athletes work on shot put, javelin, and discus and hammer in this group. (Limited during the indoor season. Ask if intetested)
Coaches: Kirk Jessome
Run Jump Throw Camp $150 (SUMMER ONLY, starts July 2nd 2019): This program for kids ages 5-8 years uses track and field inspired games, activities and skill challenges to teach the fundamentals of running, jumping, throwing and wheeling (for children in wheelchairs). The emphasis is fun in this summer camp. The aim is for kids to move on to the MiniFAST group as they get older.
**NEW for 2018** Senior/ Masters Age Group
Athelets 26 and older who have always wanted to try track and field. As well as those that have participated in their youth, but want to get back on the track. This program runs one hour each session on Tuesday and Thursday from 7:00-8:00 as well as Sunday mornings from 11:00-12:00. Open to Parents of HaliFAST athletes as well as the general public. (Contact Registrar for more info)
Coach: Troye Williams
Athletes must register and pay or make arrangement with Registrar before showing up to first practice.
New athletes must be registered but can have a 2-week trial before payment. Choose “2-week trial” online and you can return to website after the 2-week trial.
Outdoor 2018 FEES
CLUB FEES - cover registration with ANS, facility rental, coach stipend, equipment, club events, cotton tshirt, etc.
**ANS Fees of $75 are paid only once per calendar year. If they were paid in Indoor Session, you do not need to pay them in Outdoor session. Select “Regular (ANS fee already paid during Indoor Session)” during the Online Registration if you were registered for the Indoor Session.
HaliFAST t-shirts are available for our new athletes during the first week of registration. Singlets for competition are available for $65. Please contact Sherry Liem to arrange purchase.
Team Tackie email confirmation of registration is suitable for Income Tax Purposes.
No registration will be rejected due to inability to pay. Please contact the Registrar in the strictest confidence
If you feel you may require financial assistance to help join our club, please visit:
1) KidSport. You may qualify for a grant from the KidSport program. Requires a copy of your tax assessment for their application. KidSport offers up to $300 per year to join a club.
2) Canadian Tire’s Jump Start program also requires a copy of your tax assessment for their application. They offer as well offer $300 funding.
If you do not qualify and have financial concerns, please contact Registrar Naté-Janine Williams.