The Winnipeg Optimist Athletics Club strives to provide all our athletes with a positive sport experience at every level and across the event areas of the sport. We aim to develop healthy athletes at every age. We wish to see every athlete progress in performance and achievement of personal goals in and outside of the sport. We wish to contribute to the ongoing growth of the Sport in our Province and Canada.
2022/2023 Registration Fees
The WOA club fees shown include Athletics Manitoba Fees for Annual Membership. You have the option of either Annual Club Fee Payment or by Quarterly Training Blocks.
Winnipeg Optimist Athletics Annual Club Fee
U12 & U14 (Born in 2010 or later) $725.00
Master (30 and over) $725.00
Masters (with Gord Bates) no entry fees paid for this group! $370.00
U16 & Older ( Born 2009 & earlier) $820.00
Winnipeg Optimist Athletics Sessional Club Fees (4 Session per year)
Check registration for later Sessions
Or email Wayne McMahon
Summer Fee University of M Bison Athlete
$220.00 March 2023 to Sept. 30, 2023.
University of Manitoba Bison athletes who have paid for Facility Use and Athletics Manitoba Membership.
Benefits of WOA Club Membership
Meet Entry Fees at Track and Field Events in Manitoba. (*except Masters with limited program and no coaching who must pay own entry fees, this fee also applies to parents and those walking, jogging in practice times)
Facility Use, Equipment Use and Coaching Fees.
Family Discounts On Full Annual Fee - Regular fee for first athlete, $30 off for Second, $60 on third, $90 on fourth. (No deductions on Sessional fees)
A Club Singlet must be worn in Competition $40
There is a Family Volunteer Commitment of 15 hours at Club Events and for two four hour Sessions at The Boeing Indoor Classic.
Registration will be required after October 1, 2022
Membershipfees(There is a large service fee for credit cards or PayPal payments.) When you come to payments you can avoid these online bank fees but choosing "other methods"Then you can choose on site or e-transfer and send payment to:firstname.lastname@example.org during registration online. The e-transfer will auto deposit in the WOAC Account. (There is no extra bank fee if you use our e-transfer while credit car fees can be an extra $49.00) Pleas check the "other methods" (There is a large service fee for credit cards or PayPal payments.)
you are paying by cheque or cash, you must email the registration committee at:
them of when and how payment will be made.
You may be required to sign an Annual Covid waiver by U of Manitoba before attending practices at U of Manitoba and show that you are double vaccinated if eligible. Otherwise you may be required to wear a mask at all times!
You will be required to make a daily attestation that you are free of the symptoms of Covid 19.
Fees if paid by Sessions. Renewals are due at start of Session.
Members joining for later Sessions after Session #1 must add $80 to the first Session that they join to cover Athletics Manitoba Annual membership. That once annual fee was included in membership for those that joined in Session #1.