No Practice Thursday, September 22 and Saturday, September 24

There will be no cross country practice on Thursday, September 22 and Saturday, September 24 due to the 55+ Games.

Regular practice will resume on Tuesday, September 27.

Volunteers Needed for 55+ Games

The Cheetahs are in need of your help.  Below is a list of what we need.  If you can volunteer please:
  1. follow the volunteer link viewTEAM Online Portal,
  2. choose Track and Field as your volunteer role (don't put a second choice), and then 
  3. call or email Paul ( and to be slotted in. 
Thank you in advance to the Cheetahs who have already volunteered. We are extremely appreciative to all of you that can help Tara and myself as we support this City of Coquitlam event.

Wednesday, September 21
8am-12:30pm  Road Race Marshals   10 volunteers needed
9:30am-noon Hammer Throw   2 volunteers needed
10:30am-1pm Shot Put  2 volunteers needed
11:30am-2pm Discus 2 volunteers needed
12:30pm-3pm Javelin 2 volunteers needed
8am-11am Marshalling 2 volunteers needed

Thursday, September 22
8:30am-11:30am Marshalling 2 volunteers needed
12-4:30pm Marshalling 2 volunteers needed
1:15pm-3:15pm Hurdle Crew 6 volunteers needed
8:30am-12:30pm Weight Throw 3 volunteers needed
12:30pm-4:30pm Weight Throw 3 volunteers needed
8:30am-3:30pm Triple Jump 2 volunteers needed
8:30am-12:30pm Javelin 3 volunteers needed
12:30pm-4:30pm Javelin 3 volunteers needed

Friday, September 23
8:15am-12:30pm Long Jump 2 volunteers needed
12:30pm-4:30pm Long Jump 2 volunteers needed
8:15am-12:30pm Discus 3volunteers needed
12:30pm-5pm Discus 3 volunteers needed
9am-2pm Pole Vault 1 volunteers needed

Saturday,  September 24
8:15am-12:30pm Shot Put 3 volunteers needed
12:30pm-4pm Shot Put 3 volunteers needed
8:30am-noon Hammer Throw 4 volunteers needed
Noon-4pm Hammer Throw 2 volunteers needed
9:15am-noon Hurdle Crew 4 volunteers needed

55+ Games Schedule

The schedule for the 55+ Games can be found here.

Please Return Club Trophies

Award winners from last year's banquet are requested to return the club trophies to Tara by the end of September. Please bring them to cross-country practice and give them to Paul or drop them off at Tara's (2963 Pasture Circle Coquitlam).

Mark Your Calendar: Cheetah Banquet is Saturday, November 12th

Please mark your calendars. The Annual Coquitlam Cheetahs Banquet (and awards) will be held on the evening of Saturday, November 12th in the Mike Butler Room, Dogwood Pavilion at 624 Poirier St. Coquitam.

Further details to follow in the coming weeks.

Parking, September 20

There may be a problem parking in the Chilko parking lot on Tuesday, September 20.  This lot has been closed off and on over the past few days.  Please come prepared to find alternate parking if the lot is closed.