Summer Track & Field Season

REGISTRATIONS FOR 2023-2024

SUMMER TRACK & FIELD SEASON NOW OPEN!!

 

Albany Athletics Club offers a friendly Summer Track & Field competition, Track & Field training sessions and Special Events. Membership is open to ages 11 years old (by 31 December 2023) and above. The Summer season runs on Saturday mornings or Wednesday evenings from 14 October 2023 until 23 March 2024.

 

SUMMER TRACK & FIELD PROGRAM

Track & Field Proposed Program

 

Saturday morning Track & Field competitions:

We offer Saturday morning Track & Field events at the Mike Biddulph Athletics Ground located on the corner of North Rd and Sanford Rd, Albany. We work in partnership with Albany Little Athletics Club to provide a 3-week rotation athletics program.

Help set up (especially on Program 2 hurdles days) from 8:00am. Warm-up from 8:15am. The Program starts at 8:30am.

We also hold Special Events during the season: Pentathlon, Peter Watson Mile, 100 Yard Dash, 4x100m Relay, Peter Watson 1500m Handicap & Decima Norman 100m Handicap.

Participate in all events or pick and choose your favourite events!

Your results will be timed, measured and recorded, then shared on our Club Facebook page @albanyaths. To hold a Club record you must have a Annual Senior Membership, Annual Life Membership, Annual Little Athletics Dual Membership or Summer Track & Field Senior membership.

 

Wednesday evening Track & Field training sessions:

We offer Wednesday evening Track & Field Training at the Mike Biddulph Athletics Ground on the corner of North Rd & Sanford Rd, Albany. Warm-up starts at 5:15pm and training is between 5:30 – 6:30pm. Training clinics run by a qualified athletics coach will be available on some Wednesday evening training sessions during the season. Equipment for Track & Field events will be made available for participants during the training session. Participants are also welcome to bring their own equipment. All Albany Athletics Club equipment must be well looked after and returned in good clean condition. Any broken or faulty equipment must be reported to a committee member.

 

On the 2nd Wednesday evening of each month we will offer Wednesday evening Obstacle Course Training at the Mike Biddulph Athletics Ground on the corner of North Rd & Sanford Rd, Albany. Warm-up starts at 5:15pm and obstacle course training is between 5:30 – 6:30pm. Equipment for Obstacle Course events will be made set up and available for participants during the training session. Participants are also welcome to bring their own equipment. Volunteers are much appreciated for the set up and pack away of obstacle courses!

 

** On the 2nd and 4th Wednesday evening of each month, participants competing in the Obstacle Course training or Long Distance Track Run & Walk competition event will be given first priority over the oval or track.

 

Wednesday evening Long Distance Track Run & Walk competitions:

Wednesday evening Long Distance Track Run & Walk competitions will be on the 4th Wednesday of each month during the Track & Field season at the Mike Biddulph Athletics Ground located on the corner of North Rd & Sanford Rd, Albany.

We offer track distances 2000m, 3000m, 4000m, 5000m and 10000m. Warm-up starts at 5:15pm and all running & walking events start at 5:30pm sharp. Your runs & walks will be timed and recorded by the Club, then shared on our Club Facebook page @albanyaths. Participants MUST RSVP for any Wednesday evening Long Distance Track Run & Walk event as a minimum of 4 participants and an adequate number of volunteers are required for the evening to proceed.

 

SUMMER TRACK & FIELD MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS:

For more detailed information about each membership option click HERE and head to our Membership page.