Athletics

The Calgary Middle Level Amateur Athletics (CMLSAA) is currently offering extracurricular athletics teams for students in Grade 7-9.

Griffith Woods may also offer a development program for students in Grades 6-9.

Contact | dgjordan@cbe.ab.ca mibelliveau@cbe.ab.ca or ahgoodman@cbe.ab.ca


Upcoming Important Dates & Information

TRACK & FIELD

SEASON: May 9th, 2022 - June 13th, 2022

GRADE 7 to 9 STUDENTS

COACHES & PRACTICE LOCATIONS

SPRINTS :  Ms. Miller & Mr. Belliveau  I 100m & Relay | Main Field

HURDLES :  Mr. Pidkowa & Mr. Belliveau| 60m Hurdles | Main Field

DISTANCE RUNNING :  Mr. Downey | 1000m, OPEN 2000m | Court Yard

MIDDLE DISTANCE:  Ms. Hicks & Ms. Timmins, | 300m, 600m | Main Field

LONG JUMP : Ms. Mueller | Main Gym

HIGH JUMP : Mr. Jordan & Goodman | Main Gym

SHOT PUT : Ms. DiMarino & Mr. Rathje | Meet at Outdoor Storage &  Baseball Diamonds

DISCUS :   Ms. DiMarino & Mr. Sloane | Meet at Outdoor Storage & Baseball Diamonds

 TRY-OUT & PRACTICE SCHEDULE: Starting Monday, May 16

 (Subject to Change)


MON

TUES

WED

THUR

FRI

MORNING PRACTICE

7:05 AM - 7:55 AM

HIGH JUMP

LUNCH HOUR

SPRINTS

HIGH JUMP  DISCUS

SHOT PUT

LONGJUMP

HURDLES    

MID DIST DISTANCE RUNNING 

HIGH JUMP

HURDLES 

SPRINTS 

MID DIST

LONG JUMP

DISCUS SHOT PUT

DISTANCE RUNNING 

AFTER SCHOOL

2:45 PM – 3:45 PM

 

Division ‘E’ Meet: Foothills Athletics Park Monday, June 13th

 

Team Documents (Coming Soon)

 - 2022 Griffith Woods Track Team Posting Date: no later than June 3rd

 - Team Member Parent Letter and Athlete Letter

 - Team Member Acknowledgment of Risk Form - Due before June 10th    

 - Request for Parent Volunteers Letter

 - Volunteer Acknowledgement of Risk Form

 - Athletic Park Regulations

The other schools in our division:

John WareLouie Riel; Woodman; Mountain Park; Bob Edwards; Dr. GM Egbert

SIGN UP: All athletes interested in competing must sign up with their event coach for each event they wish to try out for (example, Joe would like to do Shot Put and the 100m, he must go to a Shot Put practice and sign up and a sprint practice and sign up with each coach.)  If you are unable to attend practices you must find the coach of the event you would like to try out for and discuss your situation with them.  


DIVISION MEET TEAM SELECTION:  For the Division Meet Griffith Woods is allowed to enter 3 students per age group, per event, per gender, plus a substitute competitor.  The team will be determined no later than June 3rd    

 

PRACTICE ATTIRE: We are all looking forward to a wonderful season.  Please come prepared for the weather, either hot or cold with appropriate clothing and a water bottle.  Those wanting to try-out & compete must be dressed appropriately for their event – which means athletic clothing (no jeans/skirts/etc…), and athletic footwear (no boots/flip flops/crocs/etc…), for performing safely and to the best of their abilities!!

 

PAPERWORK: There is an Acknowledgment of Risk form is to allow students to attend the Divisional Track and Field Meet and will be handed out to the selected team members with a parent letter no later than June 3rd.

 

VOLUNTEERS: We do NEED ADULT VOLUNTEERS for the for our divisional track meet on June 13th.  The meet will run approximately 8:30 am thru 3:45 pm and Griffith Woods must fill 8 jobs (with teachers and parents) in order for the track meet to run.  Jobs can be split AM and PM to accommodate volunteers.  If your parents or other adults you know are interested please have them contact Doug Jordan at dgjordan@cbe.ab.ca  as soon as possible as they must have a volunteer clearance done by the CBE.

 

School Team Entries: 

  • 3 plus a sub per event
  • 3 events plus a relay maximum per student
  • Relay A and B (B runs and then A in the meet)

·       Junior: Grade 7 Girls & Boys

·        Intermediate: Grade 8 Girls & Boys

·       Senior: Grade 9 Girls & Boys

 

Meet E Offered Events

  • 100m
  • 300m
  • 600m
  • 1000m
  • 2000m  
  • 4x100m Relay
  • 60m Hurdles
  • Long Jump
  • High Jump
  • Shot put
  • Discus

QUESTIONS?  contact Doug Jordan dgjordan@cbe.ab.ca with any questions or concerns.

Soccer & Volleyball Season

Below is the general game schedule for each of GW's soccer & volleyball teams. For more specifics please refer to the player package given to student athletes or contact the respective coaches.

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Soccer

Girls Game DayBoys Game DayGirls Game DayBoys Game Day
VolleyballJr Boys Game DayJr Girls Game DaySr Boys Game DaySr Girls Game Day

Team Coaches:

Cross Country: Mr. Downey (jbdowney@cbe.ab.ca) Ms. Timmins (latimmins@cbe.ab.ca) Ms. Hicks (aehicks@cbe.ab.ca)

Girls Soccer: Mr. Jordan (dgjordan@cbe.ab.ca)

Boys Soccer: Mr. Pidkowa (jjpidkowa@cbe.ab.ca)

Jr Girls Volleyball: Ms. Barrie (nlbarrie@cbe.ab.ca) & Mrs Goodman (ahgoodman@cbe.ab.ca)

Jr Boys Volleyball: Ms. Winter (prwinter@cbe.ab.ca) & Ms. Sewart (emsewart@cbe.ab.ca)

Sr Girls Volleyball: Ms. Miller (jemiller@cbe.ab.ca) & Ms. Walter (sawalter@cbe.ab.ca)

Sr Boys Volleyball: Ms. Mueller (npmueller@cbe.ab.ca) & Mr. Sherstabetoff (washerstabetoff@cbe.ab.ca)

Developmental Club Teams may also be available to interested players in Grades 6 & 7 that are not currently on either of the volleyball teams.



Calgary Middle Level Schools Amateur Athletics Calendar Of Events

SportSeason Of Play

Soccer

Traditional Schools: September 1 — October 31, 2021

Girls Games: Mon/Wed

Boys Games: Tues/Thurs

Cross Country

September 1 — October 14, 2021

South Meets

Sept 15: Stanley Park

Sept 21: North Glenmore Park

Sept 27: North Glenmore Park

Oct 6: Alternate Date - North Glenmore Park

Volleyball

September 13 — November 21, 2021

Girls Games: Tues/Thurs

Boys Games: Mon/Wed

Wrestling

November 8 — January 28, 2022

Meets Info:

Quad Week 1: Nov 29-Dec 3

Quad Week 2: Dec 6-10

Quad Week 3: Dec 13-17

Quad Week 4: Jan 10-14

Quad Week 5: Jan 17-21

Divisionals Info:

South: Jan 27 at 7 Chiefs Sportsplex

Tournaments: TBD

Basketball

Traditional Schools: Jan 3 — March 16, 2022

Girls Games: Mon/Wed

Boys Games: Tues/Thurs

Badminton

Traditional Schools: April 4 — May 22, 2022

Track & Field

Traditional Schools: April 6 — June 10, 2022


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