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University of Alberta

Track & Field And Cross-Country

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The Biological Sciences Building at the University of Alberta in Edmonton with clear blue skies

City:

Edmonton, AB

Country:

Canada

Established:

1908

World academic ranking:

56

Undergraduate population:

31,032

Est. books, tuition & fees

In-province:

$5,067 CAD

Out-of-province:

$5,067 CAD

International:

$18,957 CAD

Golden Bears & Pandas Track & Field And Cross-Country

Association:

USPORTS

Conference:

CANWEST

Teams:

Indoor (Men, Women)

XC (Men, Women)

Founded by the first premier of the province Alberta, Alexander Rutherford, and Henry Marshall Troy, who became the university's first president, the University of Alberta is over 100 years old and is a top-ranked academic institution in Canada and globally. The Golden Bears and Pandas have a history of success in all track and field events, from pole vault to relays.

Academics

The U of A is ranked 3rd in Canada, 46th in North America, and 56th globally.

Language

English is the primary language of instruction at the U of A.

Fields of Study

The U of A offers programs of study in the faculties below. The institution is a world-leading university for Ukraine studies, top 100 for arts and humanities, and among the top 30 in the world for English literature.

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Coaching Staff

Head Coach

Wes Moerman

Assistant Coach, Head Coach

Sean Bayton

Assistant Coach, Sprints & Hurdles

Nick Stoffberg

Assistant Coach, Long Sprints

Rob Fisher

Assistant Coach, Pole Vault

Cory Choma

Assistant Coach

Mark Cocks

Assistant Coach, Throws

Ciera Heshka Wolf

Graduate Assistant

Tommy Gingras

Facilities

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400m, polyurethane / rubber

Foote Field

Outdoor track next to Foote Field

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140m, polyurethane / rubber, flat

The Dome at Foote Field

Track

Indoor track in the Universiade Pavilion/Butterdome

200m, mondo, flat

Universiade Pavilion (Butterdome)

Indoor track in the Universiade Pavilion/Butterdome

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Weight Room

Hanson Fitness & Lifestyle Centre

Weight Room

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Varsity Weight Room

Sports Performance Centre

Weight Room

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Indoor Pool

Van Vliet Complex

Indoor Pool

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Fitness Centre

Hanson Fitness & Lifestyle Centre

Fitness Centre

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Varsity Locker Room

Foote Field

Varsity Locker Room

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