For those that missed the two-part Provincial Development Series co-hosted with BC Athletics, below you will find a link to the recordings of each session.

  • Mitigating Risk Through Incident Communication with Captain Jonathan Gormick: Vancouver Fire Rescue’s Captain Gormick takes a deep dive into command structure, control and response at an event site emergency. See Captain Gormick’s presentation HERE.
  • Takeaways from In Person Events in the USA with Lonnie Somers, HAL Sports: 2020, the year of the asterisk*. Managing mass endurance sporting events during the pandemic has been very problematic and challenging to say the least. As events start to open in various regions, what are the key takeaways that will be useful as you begin to plan and execute in person events. See Lonnie Somer’s presentation HERE.

Documents accompanying Lonnie Somers’ presentation, including the Participant Social Contract, an example of a COVID Mitigation Plan and Learnings from In-Person Events can be found on the links below.

We’re all hoping for a return to events and the teams at Triathlon BC and BC Athletics are always in contact with viaSport and the PHO’s office pushing for what we think can safely take place. As always, we’ll do our part to keep Race Directors engaged and up-to-date.