Dream. Believe. Achieve. Athletics Holiday Development Clinic (January)



This clinic conducted in the January school holidays is open to ANY 5-17 year olds!

The clinic is designed to provide opportunities for skill / technique development in the participants desired athletic track and field events through coaching from some of South Australia’s best coaches. There is also a Mini Olympics offered to allow the participants to put their learnings into practice!

Our aim is for you to dream… believe… and achieve personal best results!!!


  1. Tuesday 14th January 2020 – COACHING SESSION DAY
  2. Wednesday 15th January 2020 – MINI OLYMPICS DAY

 SA Athletics Stadium, 145 Railway Terrace, Mile End SA 5031

9:00AM – 1:00PM (each day)


  1. $50.00 – One Day
  2. $90.00 – Both Days


If you have any questions or would like to express interest in the 2020 clinic, please email development@salaa.org.au or contact the office at 08 8352 8133.


COACHING SESSION DAY (Tuesday 14th January 2020)

U6-U8’s to develop their skills in Sprints, Shot Put, Discus, Long Jump, Hurdles & Modified Javelin!

U9-U18’s to receive exceptional coaching in 3 athletic events of their choice for 45 minutes each! These events include:

  • Sprints (Straights)
  • Sprints (Bends)
  • Distance Running
  • Hurdles
  • Walks
  • Shot Put
  • Discus
  • Javelin (U11-U18)
  • Long Jump
  • Triple Jump (U11-U18)
  • High Jump (U9-U10 – Scissor Kick Only)
  • High Jump (U11-U18)
  • Pole Vault (U12-U18)

MINI OLYMPICS DAY (Wednesday 15th January 2020)

An opportunity to put the coaching skills into action in a Mini Olympics competition to achieve personal best results.

U6-U8 = Set competition events of 100m, 200m, Discus & Long Jump

U9-U18 = Select a maximum of 3 events per session (refer below for the schedule).

The Mini Olympics will involve the following events only:

  • 100m
  • 200m
  • 400m
  • 800m
  • Shot Put
  • Discus
  • Javelin
  • Long Jump
  • Triple Jump
  • High Jump (U9-U10 – Scissor Kicks Only)
  • High Jump (U11-U18)

The Mini Olympics schedule will be provided when registrations open!

  • Each participant in U9-U18’s can only do a maximum of 3 events per session. The choice of which events to compete in does not need to be made in the registration process.
  • U6-U8’s will compete in the set events. During waiting times between events, a coach will be conducting skill-based activities to continue practising the skills for the event.

NOTE: Photo finish will be used and results attained at the Mini Olympics will contribute towards qualifying for Little Athletics SA State Championship Events.