The 2021-2022 Summer Track & Field season will commence with an Orientation, Registration Day on Saturday 9th October 2021 at 8.30am. Visitors are welcome to come and have a go at events. The season officially commences on Saturday 16th October at 8:30am.
Albany Athletics Club offers a friendly Summer Track & Field competition, Track & Field training and Social runs & walks. Membership is open to teens and adults from ages 13 to 100 years.
Become a member or have a trial with a one(1)-day $5 visitor membership!
Saturday morning Track & Field competition:
We offer Saturday morning Track & Field events at the Mike Biddulph Athletics Ground located on the corner of North Rd and Sanford Rd, Albany. Our warm-up starts at 8:30am and our first events start at 8:45am. We work in partnership with Albany Little Athletics Club to provide a 2-week rotation athletics program.
The program includes the following events: 60m, 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1000m, 1500m, Hurdles, Long Jump, Triple Jump, High Jump, Shotput, Discus, Javelin and Pentathlon.
Your results will be timed, measured and recorded. To hold a Club record you must have a 12-month annual membership, Track & Field season membership or Life membership.
Participate in all events or pick and choose your favourite events!
Tuesday morning Social Runs & Walks:
We offer Tuesday morning Social Runs & Walks meeting at the front of our Club Rooms at the Mike Biddulph Athletics Ground on the corner of North Rd & Sanford Rd, Albany. Warm-up starts at 6:30am and running & walking starts at 6:45am. The course is a 2.5km loop starting on the grass at the front of the Club Rooms, then along a flat paved path around the athletics ground and the cricket/soccer grounds. Participants can run or walk for 30 minutes at their own pace, with the idea of increasing their distance and fitness over time. Runs & walks will not timed by the Club.
Wednesday evening Track & Field training:
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 qualified athletics coaches will be available on some Wednesday evening training sessions during the season (dates TBC). 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 4th Wednesday of each month, participants competing in the Long Distance Track Run & Walk competition event will be given first priority over the track.
Wednesday evening Long Distance Track Run & Walk competition:
Wednesday evening Long Distance Track Run & Walk competitions will be on the 4th Wednesday of each month (except December) 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, 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. 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.
How Old Do You Need To Be?
Our Summer Track & Field membership is open to age groups from 13 to 100 years and all abilities of athletes and runners are welcome.
View our 2021-2022 Summer Track & Field Program below: