Competitive Program Information

The Cumber-West Flyers Competitive Program is new for 2017 as we seek to provide more pathways for our region's athletes.

The goal is to deliver a fun, structured, development-first program that will push athletes to achieve their personal best. 

There are 15 spots available. The cost is $150, taxes included, and includes a running team singlet.

Coaching Team

Our running coaches are experienced middle distance runners and run with the Mt. Allison University cross-country team.

Chris Hill: Lead Coach, Run, Jump, Throw, Wheel trained

Justin Trueman: Assistant Coach, Run, Jump, Throw, Wheel trained

Program Details

Who? Intermediate and advanced runners, ages 12 to 18

What? Competitive middle distance running interspersed with track and field sessions

When? May training is once per week, with sessions increasing to twice per week June to August. Training days and times to be determined by coaches

Where? Amherst, N.S. at Rotary and Dickey parks, depending on training day activities

Competitive Meets

Cross Border Challenge 5K, June 24, 2017, Amherst, N.S.

HarbourFest 5K Salt Dash, July 1, 2017, Pugwash, NS.

Another run will be added in August, as chosen by athletes and coaches.