Membership

What I enjoy is the supportive nature, connecting with other athletes and good club feel.

 

 

REGISTRATIONS FOR 2024 WINTER CROSS COUNTRY SEASON NOW OPEN!!

2023-2024 MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS

Our 2023-2024 athletics season officially kicks off on Saturday 14 October 2023 with the Summer Track & Field season. The Winter Cross Country season starts up on 21 April 2024. Ages mentioned below is for the athlete’s age by 31 December 2023.

ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS

  • Annual SENIOR Membership = $80.00 (11 years+ for Summer Track & Field season AND Winter Cross Country season in Albany)
  • **Annual SENIOR DUAL Membership = $150.00 (11 years+ for Summer Track & Field season AND Winter Cross Country season in Albany. ALSO eligible for Athletics West Summer Strive Program, Winter Program, WA State Track & Field Championships, WA State Cross Country Championships and Team WA selections)
  • Annual LITTLE ATHLETICS DUAL Membership = $50.00 (11 years+ for Summer Track & Field season AND Winter Cross Country season in Albany. MUST be registered Albany Little Athletics member. ALSO eligible for Athletics West Summer Strive Program, Winter Program, WA State Track & Field Championships, WA State Cross Country Championships and Team WA selections)
  • Annual LIFE Membership = $FREE (must be elected Life Member for Summer Track & Field season AND Winter Cross Country season in Albany)
  • Annual COMMITTEE Membership = $FREE (must be current committee member who will be volunteering ONLY)
  • Annual COACH Membership = $FREE (16 years+ registered coach who will be coaching members during 2023-2024 athletics season)

(** New membership option)

SUMMER TRACK & FIELD MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS

  • Summer TRACK & FIELD SENIOR Membership = $65.00 (11 years+ for Summer Track & Field season ONLY)

WINTER CROSS COUNTRY MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS

  • Winter CROSS COUNTRY Senior Membership = $65.00 (11 years+ for Winter Cross Country season ONLY)
  • Winter CROSS COUNTRY Junior Membership = $65.00 (6 – 16 years old for Winter Cross Country season ONLY. **See note)

** Registered Albany Little Athletics members can apply a Discount Code LITTLEATHSMEMBER-Cross to receive $50.00 OFF the full registration fee which means the total fee payable is $15.00 ONLY.

 

  • Winter CROSS COUNTRY FAMILY Membership = $130.00 (6 years+ for Winter Cross Country season ONLY. For a Family with up to 2 Adults and 3 Children. Please contact the Albany Athletics Club directly via email at albanyaths@hotmail.com to enquire about the Family Membership as it is NOT available online)

Still want more detail about membership options?…….

 

Annual SENIOR Membership = $80.00

– Annual Senior Membership covers BOTH the Summer Track & Field season and the Winter Cross Country season.

– Membership runs from 14 October 2023 until 15 September 2024.

– Open to age groups from 11 years old (by 31 December 2023) and above for the Summer Track & Field season and Winter Cross Country season.

– Membership fee includes Athletics West affiliation fee ($15.00) covering you for personal injury insurance and City of Albany summer seasonal senior athlete fee ($43.40).

– Membership is for athletes who DO NOT plan to compete in the Athletics West Summer Strive Program in Perth, Winter Program in Perth, WA State Track & Field Championships, or want to be eligible for Team WA selections. **Register for an Annual Senior Dual Membership to be eligible for these events.

– In the Summer season, the Albany Athletics Club hosts competitions on Saturday mornings starting at 8:30am with Track & Field events, and Wednesday evening Long Distance Track Run & Walk events on the 4th Wednesday evening of each month at 5:30pm. We also offer Track & Field trainings on Wednesday evenings and Obstacle Course trainings on the 2nd Wednesday evening of each month. For more information about our Summer Track & Field season click HERE.

– We have a 3-week rotation for our Saturday Track & Field program. Events will include: 1500m, 800m, 400m, 200m, 100m, 60m, shot put, discus, javelin, high jump, long jump, triple jump. We also hold Special Events: Pentathlon, Peter Watson Mile, 100 Yard Dash, 4x100m Relay, Peter Watson 1500m Handicap & Decima Norman 100m Handicap.

– In the Winter season, the club hosts approximately 15 Cross Country running events at a variety of locations in the Great Southern region. For more information about our Winter Cross Country season click HERE.

 

You will:

  • have your name and results recorded in our Club event results.
  • be ELIGIBLE to have your name and results included in our Club records.
  • be  ELIGIBLE for Club awards and prizes, subject to event rules and regulations.
  • receive a 10% member discount off any one event held at the 2024 Elleker Running Festival.
  • receive a member discount off Club merchandise (singlets, T-shirts, jumper hoodies and caps).
  • receive member emails containing news and updates about our Club and season events.
  • be invited to Club social events.

 

**Annual SENIOR DUAL Membership = $150.00

– Annual Senior Dual Membership covers BOTH the Summer Track & Field season and the Winter Cross Country season with the Albany Athletics Club, and ALSO offers you eligibility to compete in the Athletics West Summer Strive Program in Perth, Winter Program in Perth, WA State Track & Field Championship, WA State Cross Country Championships and Team WA selections. For further information about Athletics West events visit their website HERE.

– Total membership fee includes Athletics West membership fee ($85.00) covering you for personal injury insurance and City of Albany summer seasonal senior athlete fee ($43.40).

– Membership runs from 14 October 2023 until 15 September 2024.

– Open to age groups from 11 years old (by 31 December 2023) and above for the Summer Track & Field season and Winter Cross Country season.

– In the Summer season, the Albany Athletics Club hosts competitions on Saturday mornings starting at 8:30am with Track & Field events, and Wednesday evening Long Distance Track Run & Walk events on the 4th Wednesday evening of each month at 5:30pm. We also offer Track & Field trainings on Wednesday evenings and Obstacle Course trainings on the 2nd Wednesday evening of each month. For more information about our Summer Track & Field season click HERE.

– We have a 3-week rotation for our Saturday Track & Field program. Events will include: 1500m, 800m, 400m, 200m, 100m, 60m, shot put, discus, javelin, high jump, long jump, triple jump. We also hold Special Events: Pentathlon, Peter Watson Mile, 100 Yard Dash, 4x100m Relay, Peter Watson 1500m Handicap & Decima Norman 100m Handicap.

– In the Winter season, the club hosts approximately 15 Cross Country running events at a variety of locations in the Great Southern region. For more information about our Winter Cross Country season click HERE.

 

You will:

  • have your name and results recorded in our Club event results.
  • be ELIGIBLE to have your name and results included in our Club records.
  • be  ELIGIBLE for Club awards and prizes, subject to event rules and regulations.
  • be ELIGIBLE for the Athletics West Summer Strive Program in Perth, Winter Program in Perth, WA State Track & Field Championship, WA State Cross Country Championships and Team WA selections.
  • receive a 10% member discount off any one event held at the 2024 Elleker Running Festival.
  • receive a member discount off Club merchandise (singlets, T-shirts, jumper hoodies and caps).
  • receive member emails containing news and updates about our Club and season events.
  • be invited to Club social events.

 

Annual LITTLE ATHLETICS DUAL Membership = $50.00

– Annual Little Athletics Dual Membership offers you the opportunity to train and compete in BOTH the Albany Little Athletics Summer Program AND the senior Albany Athletics Club Summer Track & Field Program and Winter Cross Country Program. You will ALSO have eligibility for the Athletics West Summer Strive Program in Perth, Winter Program in Perth, WA State Track & Field Championships, WA State Cross Country Championships and Team WA selections. For further information about Athletics West events visit their website HERE.

– Total membership fee includes Athletics West membership fee ($50.00) covering you for personal injury insurance (this entire fee goes to Athletics West).

– Membership runs from 14 October 2023 until 15 September 2024.

– Open to age groups from 11 years old (by 31 December 2023) and above for the Summer Track & Field season and Winter Cross Country season.

– In the Summer season, the Albany Athletics Club hosts competitions on Saturday mornings starting at 8:30am with Track & Field events, and Wednesday evening Long Distance Track Run & Walk events on the 4th Wednesday evening of each month at 5:30pm. We also offer Track & Field trainings on Wednesday evenings and Obstacle Course trainings on the 2nd Wednesday evening of each month. For more information about our Summer Track & Field season click HERE.

– We have a 3-week rotation for our Saturday Track & Field program. Events will include: 1500m, 800m, 400m, 200m, 100m, 60m, shot put, discus, javelin, high jump, long jump, triple jump. We also hold Special Events: Pentathlon, Peter Watson Mile, 100 Yard Dash, 4x100m Relay, Peter Watson 1500m Handicap & Decima Norman 100m Handicap.

– Little Athletics Dual Members must come to the senior club registration table between 8:00 – 8:25am to register for their chosen events and be organised and ready to compete in senior club events during the day.

– In the Winter season, the club hosts approximately 15 Cross Country running events at a variety of locations in the Great Southern region. For more information about our Winter Cross Country season click HERE.

 

You will:

  • have your name and results recorded in our Club event results.
  • be ELIGIBLE to have your name and results included in our Club records.
  • be  ELIGIBLE for Club awards and prizes, subject to event rules and regulations.
  • be ELIGIBLE for the Athletics West Summer Strive Program in Perth, Winter Program in Perth, WA State Track & Field Championship, WA State Cross Country Championships and Team WA selections.
  • receive a 10% member discount off any one event held at the 2024 Elleker Running Festival.
  • receive a member discount off Club merchandise (singlets, T-shirts, jumper hoodies and caps).
  • receive member emails containing news and updates about our Club and season events.
  • be invited to Club social events.

 

Annual LIFE Membership = $FREE

– You MUST be an elected Life Member of the Club to be eligible for this type of membership.

– Annual Life Membership covers BOTH the Summer Track & Field season and the Winter Cross Country season.

– Membership runs from 14 October 2023 until 15 September 2024.

– Open to age groups from 11 years old (by 31 December 2023) and above for the Summer Track & Field season and Winter Cross Country season.

– Membership fee includes Athletics West affiliation fee ($15.00) covering you for personal injury insurance and City of Albany summer seasonal senior athlete fee ($43.40). **The $15.00 affiliation fee MUST be paid online but will be refunded.

– Membership is for athletes who DO NOT plan to compete in the Athletics West Summer Strive Program, WA State Championship events and Winter Program in Perth for ages 11 years and above. **Please contact Athletics West directly to find out how to compete in these events.

– In the Summer season, the Albany Athletics Club hosts competitions on Saturday mornings starting at 8:30am with Track & Field events, and Wednesday evening Long Distance Track Run & Walk events on the 4th Wednesday evening of each month at 5:30pm. We also offer Track & Field trainings on Wednesday evenings and Obstacle Course trainings on the 2nd Wednesday evening of each month. For more detailed information about our Summer Track & Field season click HERE.

– We have a 3-week rotation for our Saturday Track & Field program. Events will include: 1500m, 800m, 400m, 200m, 100m, 60m, shot put, discus, javelin, high jump, long jump, triple jump. We also hold Special Events: Pentathlon, Peter Watson Mile, 100 Yard Dash, 4x100m Relay, Peter Watson 1500m Handicap & Decima Norman 100m Handicap.

– In the Winter season, the club hosts approximately 15 Cross Country running events at a variety of locations in the Great Southern region. For more information about our Winter Cross Country season click HERE.

 

You will:

  • have your name and results recorded in our Club event results.
  • be ELIGIBLE to have your name and results included in our Club records.
  • be  ELIGIBLE for Club awards and prizes, subject to event rules and regulations.
  • receive a 10% member discount off any one event held at the 2024 Elleker Running Festival.
  • receive a member discount off Club merchandise (singlets, T-shirts, jumper hoodies and caps).
  • receive member emails containing news and updates about our Club and season events.
  • be invited to Club social events.

 

Annual COMMITTEE Membership = $FREE

– Annual Committee Membership covers BOTH the Summer Track & Field season AND the Winter Cross Country season.

– Membership runs from 14 October 2023 until 15 September 2024.

– Membership is for volunteer committee members who are on the 2023-2024 Albany Athletics Club Committee and DO NOT plan to participate in the athletics season.

 

You will:

  • receive a 10% member discount off any one event held at the 2024 Elleker Running Festival.
  • receive a member discount off Club merchandise (singlets, T-shirts, jumper hoodies and caps).
  • receive member emails containing news and updates about our Club and season events.
  • be invited to Club social events.

 

Annual COACH Membership = $FREE

– Annual Coach Membership covers BOTH the Summer Track & Field season AND the Winter Cross Country season.

– Membership runs from 14 October 2023 until 15 September 2024.

– Membership is for registered coaches aged 16 years and above (by 31 December 2023) offering members athletics or running coaching during the 2023-2024 athletics season.

 

You will:

  • receive a 10% member discount off any one event held at the 2024 Elleker Running Festival.
  • receive a member discount off Club merchandise (singlets, T-shirts, jumper hoodies and caps).
  • receive member emails containing news and updates about our Club and season events.
  • be invited to Club social events.

 

Summer TRACK & FIELD SENIOR Membership = $65.00

– Summer Track & Field Senior Membership covers the Summer Track & Field season ONLY.

– Membership runs from 14 October 2023 until 23 March 2024.

– Open to age groups from 11 years old (by 31 December 2023) and above for the Summer Track & Field season.

– Membership fee includes Athletics West affiliation fee ($15.00) covering you for personal injury insurance and City of Albany summer seasonal senior athlete fee ($43.40).

– Membership is for athletes who DO NOT plan to compete in the Athletics West Summer Strive Program, WA State Championship events and Winter Program in Perth for ages 11 years and above. ** Please contact Athletics West directly to find out how to compete in these events.

– In the Summer season, the Albany Athletics Club hosts competitions on Saturday mornings starting at 8:30am with Track & Field events, and Wednesday evening Long Distance Track Run & Walk events on the 4th Wednesday evening of each month at 5:30pm. We also offer Track & Field trainings on Wednesday evenings and Obstacle Course trainings on the 2nd Wednesday evening of each month. For more information about our Summer Track & Field season click HERE.

– We have a 3-week rotation for our Saturday Track & Field program. Events will include: 1500m, 800m, 400m, 200m, 100m, 60m, shot put, discus, javelin, high jump, long jump, triple jump. We also hold Special Events: Pentathlon, Peter Watson Mile, 100 Yard Dash, 4x100m Relay, Peter Watson 1500m Handicap & Decima Norman 100m Handicap.

 

You will:

  • have your name and results recorded in our Club event results.
  • be ELIGIBLE to have your name and results included in our Club records.
  • be  ELIGIBLE for Club awards and prizes, subject to event rules and regulations.
  • receive a 10% member discount off any one event held at the 2024 Elleker Running Festival.
  • receive a member discount off Club merchandise (singlets, T-shirts, jumper hoodies and caps).
  • receive member emails containing news and updates about our Club and season events.
  • be invited to Club social events.

Info about Athletics West & Masters Athletics WA:

 

 

  • Masters Athletics WA offer a Summer Track & Field Program, Masters State Championships and Road/Cross Country Program in Perth for athletes ages 30 years and above. To find out more about Masters Athletics WA events go to https://mastersathleticswa.org).

 

REGISTRATIONS FOR 2024 WINTER CROSS COUNTRY SEASON NOW OPEN!!!

 

Winter CROSS COUNTRY SENIOR Membership = $65.00

– Winter Cross Country Senior Membership covers the Winter Cross Country season only.

– Membership runs from April 2024 until September 2024.

– Open to age groups from 11 years old (by 31 December 2023) and above, including current Albany Little Athletics members.

– Current Albany Little Athletics members can apply a Discount Code LITTLEATHSMEMBER-Cross to receive $50.00 OFF the full registration fee which means the total fee payable is $15.00 ONLY.

– Membership fee includes Athletics West affiliation fee ($15.00) covering you for personal injury insurance.

– Membership is for athletes who DO NOT plan to compete in the Winter Program in Perth for ages 11 years and above (by 31 December 2023). ** Please contact Athletics West directly to find out how to compete in these events.

– In the Winter Cross Country season, Albany Athletics Club hosts approximately 15 Sunday morning Cross Country running events in various locations in the Great Southern region. For more information about our Winter Cross Country season click HERE.

 

You will:

  • have your name and results recorded in our Club event results.
  • be ELIGIBLE to have your name and results included in our Club records.
  • be  ELIGIBLE for Club awards and prizes, subject to event rules and regulations.
  • receive a 10% member discount off any one event held at the 2024 Elleker Running Festival.
  • receive a member discount off Club merchandise (singlets, T-shirts, jumper hoodies and caps).
  • receive member emails containing news and updates about our Club and season events.
  • be invited to Club social events.

 

Winter CROSSS COUNTRY JUNIOR Membership = $65.00

– Winter Cross Country Junior Membership covers the Winter Cross Country season only.

– Membership runs from April 2024 until September 2024.

– Open to age groups from 6 – 16 years old (by 31 December 2023) and above, including current Albany Little Athletics members.

– Current Albany Little Athletics members can apply a Discount Code LITTLEATHSMEMBER-Cross to receive $50.00 OFF the full registration fee which means the total fee payable is $15.00 ONLY.

– Membership fee includes Athletics West affiliation fee ($15.00) covering you for personal injury insurance.

– Membership is for athletes who DO NOT plan to compete in the Winter Program in Perth for ages 11 years and above (by 31 December 2023). ** Please contact Athletics West directly to find out how to compete in these events.

– In the Winter Cross Country season, Albany Athletics Club hosts approximately 15 Sunday morning Cross Country running events in various locations in the Great Southern region. For more information about our Winter Cross Country season click HERE.

 

You will:

  • have your name and results recorded in our Club event results.
  • be ELIGIBLE to have your name and results included in our Club records.
  • be  ELIGIBLE for Club awards and prizes, subject to event rules and regulations.
  • receive a 10% member discount off any one event held at the 2024 Elleker Running Festival.
  • receive a member discount off Club merchandise (singlets, T-shirts, jumper hoodies and caps).
  • receive member emails containing news and updates about our Club and season events.
  • be invited to Club social events.

Winter CROSS COUNTRY FAMILY Membership = $130.00

 

– Winter Cross Country Family Membership covers the Winter Cross Country season only.

– Membership runs from April 2024 until September 2024.

– Open to age groups from 6 years old (by 31 December 2023) and above.

– Membership fee includes Athletics West affiliation fees ($15.00) for each family member covering you for personal injury insurance.

– Family Membership is for up to 2 Adults and 3 Children.

– Please contact the Albany Athletics Club directly via email at albanyaths@hotmail.com to enquire about the Family Membership as it is NOT YET available online)

– In the Winter Cross Country season, Albany Athletics Club hosts approximately 15 Sunday morning Cross Country running events in various locations in the Great Southern region.

 

You will:

  • have your name and results recorded in our Club event results.
  • be ELIGIBLE to have your name and results included in our Club records.
  • be  ELIGIBLE for Club awards and prizes, subject to event rules and regulations.
  • receive a member discount off Club merchandise (singlets, T-shirts, jumper hoodies and caps).
  • receive member emails containing news and updates about our Club and Winter season.
  • be invited to Club social events.

CASUAL Membership = $10.00 First Visit / $5.00 Further Visits

–  Casual Memberships can ONLY be purchased on the day of the event.

– The Casual membership covers you for a one (1) day visitor pass to trial the event(s) held by Albany Athletics Club during our Summer Track & Field season and Winter Cross Country season.

– The Summer Track & Field season runs from 14 October 2023 until 23 March 2024. The Winter Cross Country season runs from April 2024 until September 2024.

– Open to age groups from 11 years old (by 31 December 2023) and above for the Summer Track & Field season and age groups from 6 years old (by 31 December 2023) and above for the Winter Cross Country season.

– Membership fee includes Athletics West affiliation fee ($15.00) covering you for personal injury insurance, once you have paid for two casual visits.

– In the Summer season, the Albany Athletics Club hosts competitions on Saturday mornings starting at 8:30am with Track & Field events, and Wednesday evening Long Distance Track Run & Walk events on the 4th Wednesday evening of each month at 5:30pm. We also offer Track & Field trainings on Wednesday evenings and Obstacle Course trainings on the 2nd Wednesday evening of each month. For more information about our Summer Track & Field season click HERE.

– In the Winter season, the club hosts approximately 15 Cross Country running events at a variety of locations in the Great Southern region. For more information about our Winter Cross Country season click HERE.

 

You will:

  • have your name and results recorded in our Club event results.
  • NOT be ELIGIBLE to have your name and results included in our Club records.
  • NOT be ELIGIBLE for Club awards and prizes, unless otherwise stipulated.
  • have the opportunity to purchase Club merchandise (singlets, T-shirts, jumper hoodies and caps) but WILL NOT receive a member discount.

HOW OLD DO YOU NEED TO BE TO PARTICIPATE?

SUMMER TRACK & FIELD SEASON:

– To participate in our Summer Track & Field season you need to be 11 years old (by 31 December 2023) and above.

– The 2023-2024 Summer Track & Field season runs from 14 October 2023 until 23 March 2024.

– In the Summer season, the Albany Athletics Club hosts competitions on Saturday mornings starting at 8:30am with Track & Field events, and Wednesday evening Long Distance Track Run & Walk events on the 4th Wednesday evening of each month at 5:30pm. We also offer Track & Field trainings on Wednesday evenings and Obstacle Course trainings on the 2nd Wednesday evening of each month. For more information about our Summer Track & Field season click HERE.

– We have a 3-week rotation for our Saturday Track & Field program. Events will include: 1500m, 800m, 400m, 200m, 100m, 60m, shot put, discus, javelin, high jump, long jump, triple jump. We also hold Special Events: Pentathlon, Peter Watson Mile, 100 Yard Dash, 4x100m Relay, Peter Watson 1500m Handicap & Decima Norman 100m Handicap.

– The local Albany Little Athletics Club caters for children from ages 5 years to 16 years. Go to www.albanylittleathletics.com for further details.

 

 

WINTER CROSS COUNTRY SEASON:

To participate in our Winter Cross Country season you need to be 6 years old (by 31 December 2023) and above.

The Winter Cross Country season runs from April 2024 until September 2024.

During the Winter Cross Country season, we hold cross country running events in partnership with the local Albany Little Athletics Club and their families on:

  • Sunday mornings starting from 9:00am.

We offer trail courses of 2km, 4km or 6km (approx.) for Adults & Juniors aged 6 years old (by 31 December 2023) and above at various locations in and around the beautiful city of Albany, including private farmland and nature reserves.

 

Cross Country 2km start at Bocian’s Farm