Enjoyed the Northside SSSA Carnival?

If you liked participating in the ASC or the Northside SSSA Carnival and would like to give athletics a go, come along to Ginninderra Tigers at Charnwood Oval in Belconnen this Saturday for our Seniors Day.

On Saturday 26th October from 09:30am t 10:30am if you are aged 12 years above, come and try athletics for free. There are 6 great events on offer.

Seniors Day at Ginninderra is your chance to join in the social atmosphere in your local Belconnen Athletics Club. There is no need to pre-register or pay. Just turn up and participate.

While at the Oval speak with the Tigers Coaches about training in your favourite event. Maybe you have made the ACT Championships and you are looking for an advantage this year?

Whatever your motivation the one hour program of events has something for everybody.

For more information visit Ginninderra Tigers.

Age        Event 1   Event 2   Event 3   Event 4   Event 5   Event 6 
U12G 1500m 100m 60mH High Discus 200mH
U12B 1500m Shot 60mH High 100m 200mH
U13G 1500m Triple 200m Jav 100m 200mH
U13B 1500m Discus 200m Triple 100m 200mH
U14G Jav 800m Long 200m 100m 200mH
U14B High 800m Discus 100m 200m 200mH
U15-17G Jav 800m Long 200m 100m 200mH
U15-17B High 800m Discus 100m 200m 200mH

Athletics ACT Combined Event Championships 2014

All athletes must be registered athletes with either a senior athletic club, little athletics club (aged at least 12 years in 2014) or a veterans athletic club. Interstate athletes are welcome to compete.

Little Athletic registered athletes who are not dual registered will not be eligible for medals.

Multi events will be conducted in the following age groups U/14, U/16, U/18, U/20, Open and Veterans. AWD athletes will compete in a pentathlon.

There is also All Comer events for those athletes not interested in participating in the multi event competition.

Athletes must sign in at at least 45 minutes before the start of your combined event. Athletes competing in Individuals need to sign in at least 30 minutes before their event in the Commonwealth Room.

Prize Money

Prize money attached to the Multi events in Canberra – $350 best 3 Decathlon scores across ages; $350 best 3 Heptathlon scores across ages; Kings Track & Field Prize for 1st U15 Pentathlon boy/girl.

For more information Athletics ACT or the Ginninderra Tigers.

Summer series is here

Track & Field action in Belconnen returns this weekend with all the fast paced excitement kicking off on the Charnwood 400m track. For senior athletes this means a 09:30am roll call followed by your choice from the 5 events on offer with the Ginninderra Tigers.

All running events (straight and circular) are electronically timed and there are qualified officials at each event area to ensure you are doing things the right way. Speak with Athletics Australia accredited Coaches about training opportunities too.

For younger siblings, there is plenty of action available too. With Tiny Tots to Under 8s starting at 08:30am.

glac week 1

Why not back up from the morning session with the ACT Athletics Summer Series meet No 2 which is also on 18 October 2014 at the AIS track. The program starts with hand-timed Steeplechase and Hammer at 3:50pm.

summer series 2