Little Athletics SA and Athletics SA are pleased to announce the first joint Championships in 2016.
The State Multi-Event Championships will be conducted on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th January 2016 at SA Athletics Stadium.
The Multi Event Championship is a championship event where athletes compete in five set events over the day. Athletes accrue points based on their performances in the individual events, with medals presented to the three highest point scorers in each age group.
Entry is open to athletes in the Under 9 to Under 17 age groups who are registered with SA Little Athletics before 30th November 2015. Athletes in the Under 9 to Under 13 age groups must achieve a qualifying standard in at least 3 of the 5 events to be conducted for their age group to be eligible for this Championship Event. Under 14 to Under 17 age groups, however all athletes must have a recorded performance in each of the events to be held for their age group to be eligible for the championships.
Multi-Event Qualifying Standards
Standard rules of Competition (pages 36 – 38)
To register for this event;
If you have met the above criteria, please then PRINT and COMPLETE the included Multi Event Championship Entry Form and RETURN it to your registered centre, with the $15.00 athlete entry fee by Sunday 13th December 2015. No forms are to be returned to the SALAA office as centres need to check that all qualifying standards are met before your entry is approved.
Nominations are now closed for anyone wishing to enter in the State Multi-Event Championships.
2016 State Multi-Event - Timetable
2016 State Multi-Event - Event Map
PLEASE NOTE: Due to differences in age groups and standards provided by Little Athletics Australia and Athletics Australia, athletes who are registered with both Associations can only compete in the Little Athletics event or the Athletics SA event - they cannot simultaneously compete in both.
We apologise for any inconvenience this causes, and are currently working with the National bodies to alleviate this problem for next year.
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