Sep 29 at 17:00 (Eastern Time)
Athletics Ontario is proud to present the 2021 Athletics Ontario Para Summit. The three-day event at the Toronto Track and Field Centre (TTFC) will bring together key partners in the delivery of para athletics in Ontario for athlete, coach and official development.
The event will also feature a Try-it day for newcomers to be introduced to para athletics. Participants can register to come and try some equipment, learn more about the sport and get connected to a club.
- Where: Toronto Track and Field Centre (TTFC), 231 Ian MacDonald Blvd, North York
- When: October 1-3, 2021 (please refer to each user group link for further details on the schedule)
o Friday, October 1, 2021 3:00pm-7:00pm
o Saturday, October 2, 2021 9:30am-6:00pm (lunch provided to those registered for the full day)
o Sunday, October 3, 2021 9:30am-3:30pm
- What: A weekend of education, training and competition opportunities in para athletics for athletes, coaches and officials to network, learn and put skills into practice
- Who: existing athletes looking to train and compete, new athletes wanting to try out para athletics for the first time, coaches interested in para athletics, officials keen to learn more about para events, and anyone else who wants to be more involved in Para Athletics.
**Info for officials**
In addition to officiating at the AO Para Athletics Invitational competition, officials will be provided with a training session on the key WPA rules and regulations and other considerations specific to para athletics.
Sunday, October 3, 2021
- 8:45am – 9:45am: Officials Training Session – Para Event Rules
- 10:30am – 3:30pm: AO Para Athletics Invitational meet
As per the recent announcement from Athletics Ontario (AO), attendees of the Para Summit must provide proof of full vaccination in order to attend. Those with legitimate medical exemptions are required to provide a negative COVID-19 test result from within 72 hours prior to the start of the event.
The vaccine certificate can be downloaded in PDF form from this website >> https://covid19.ontariohealth.ca/