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Thursday, 23 July 2020
Season 2020/21

The next season of Little Athletics is expected to commence in October 2020.

Online Registrations will open on 15th August.

Friday, 10 July 2020
Season 2020/21

The next season of Little Athletics is expected to commence in September or October 2020.   We are yet to determine the impact of the extended winter sports season on the summer sports program.  Watch this space for news.

Online Registrations will open on 15th August.

Monday, 15 June 2020
COVID-19 Impact on Post-Season Formalities (Updated)

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and associated public health orders, we have been unable to conduct or schedule our usual post-season formalities.

Over the Weekend of 13-14 June, we did, however, complete the distribution of Major Awards and the majority of other awards.  While it was not possible to provide the usual fanfare, this was well received by athletes and parents.

We are yet to schedule the 2019/20 AGM but will advise members once the date for the AGM is known.

Sunday, 19 April 2020
COVID-19 Impact on Post-Season Formalities

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and associated public health orders, we are unable to conduct or schedule our usual post-season formalities including:

– Awards Presentation Event;

– Annual General Meeting

We will advise arrangements for these events as soon as possible.

In regard to nominations to join the Committee for the next season, the date by which those are due will also be revised once the date for the AGM is known.  In the meantime, please feel free to contact the President, Vice-President or Secretary if you’d like to discuss your possible role on the Committee for next season.  We are most interested to have new participation on the Committee.

Tuesday, 17 March 2020
COVID-19 Impact on End of Season

Little Athletics Australia has advised that the conduct of all organised Little Athletics activities should be suspended immediately, until at least 20 April 2020. The Australian government has also banned all indoor gatherings of more than 100 people.

Considering these developments, and in the best interests of community health, we must unfortunately:

– Cancel our competition evening (Friday 20th March) which was to be the last meet of the season;

– Defer and/or restructure our Awards Presentation event (which was scheduled for Saturday 28 March).

We will advise revised arrangements for Awards Presentation once the situation becomes clearer.

Reminder:  There is NO further Wednesday.   Our coaching program for the season is complete.

Sunday, 8 March 2020
Week 20 – Friday 13th March

While ground conditions prevented our meet going ahead last Friday, we were pleased to celebrate with our Team who have qualified for the State Track & Field Championships, to be held this weekend at SOPAC.  Many thanks to Mayor Kevin Greene who assisted in presenting a gift to each member of the State Team and provided a few words of support.

Wednesday coaching this week is:   Discus (u6 – u10) and Long Jump (u11 – u17).

This Friday will be the Week B program (includes 200m and Hurdles).

Upcoming Events:
28 March at 4:30pm – Presentation Day & Disco.   Details will be distributed soon.

 

Wednesday, 4 March 2020
Week 19 – Friday 6th March

Athletics Meet Friday 6th March is Cancelled.

Sunday, 23 February 2020
No Competition this Friday

Please note there is no Friday Competition on 28 February.

Wednesday Coaching this week will cover:   Hurdles (primarily for athletes entered in the Combined Events Carnival this weekend) and Long Jump (all athletes).

On Friday 6th March, all State Team qualifiers need to arrive by 5:25pm for photos and for presentation of a gift from the club.

 

STOP PRESS:  

All 8 of the Region Championships across NSW are now completed.  Congratulations to the 19 St George athletes who have earned entry to the State Championships to be held 14-15 March 2020 at SOPAC.   Our team is listed here:  2020 St George State Qualifiers.  

Sunday, 16 February 2020
Week 18 – Friday 21 February

It was a magnificent evening at Olds Park last Friday.  Here’s hoping for more of that!

This Friday will be the Week A program which includes 100, 400m and 800m (most age groups) events.

Wednesday Coaching will be Shot Put and Discus for all age groups.

Please note there is no Friday Competition on 28 February.

 

STOP PRESS:  

All 8 of the Region Championships across NSW are now completed.  Congratulations to the 19 St George athletes who have earned entry to the State Championships to be held 14-15 March 2020 at SOPAC.   Our team is listed here:  2020 St George State Qualifiers.  

Monday, 10 February 2020
Week 17 – Friday 14 February

Congratulations to the many St George athletes who have competed so well in the Zone and Regional championships.   We anticipate somewhere from 16 – 18 St George athletes will qualify for the LANSW State Track & Field Championships.  More information here.

This Friday should be our Week B (hurdles) program.