The Redbacks value the safety of our club members above all else. This includes children, parents, and visitors to our club. Continue reading Children’s Safety
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Attached is our 2022/23 Calendar but we start again 9am on 28 January at Chapman Oval and we meet almost every Saturday at Chapman Oval.
Just come on the first week, try it out, and if you have fun, you can register after that.Continue reading Season Calendar
The area we service
Children and families attend our club from many areas of Canberra, however are generally from the Weston Creek, Woden, or Molongolo suburban areas. for more details on the suburbs in these areas, here is a listing. Continue reading The area we service
The Spiderback Gift
The Spiderback Gift is a handicap race with each age group representative starting time based on recorded to date season best times or fastest time on selected competition days for 100m (U6-7), 200m (U8) and 800m (U9-17). There are two races:
- U6-8 200m;
- U9-17 800m
At least two 100m, 200m or 800m times must be recorded by the Age Group representative and the winning time must be within 20% of that time.
The Spiderback Gift will start from either the 200m or 800m start and all representatives run either 200m or 800m through a modified track.
Heat and Lightning policy
In the first month of competition, two club captains will be elected and hold office for a complete season. Club Captains will be appointed by vote and commence office immediately. Continue reading Club Captains
As a community group, the Weston Creek Little Athletics club serves to provide a strong community link by providing a safe environment for children to enjoy the sport of athletics.
By way of some background about our families and our club:
- Generally stay at the club for several years
- Have 2 children attending through the summer season
- Attend local schools
- Travel locally but not exclusively
- Represent all sections of the community
- Renovate, or purchase a house at least once during their time with the club
- We average 180-220 children during a season
To find out more about the opportunities we can offer, please fill in the form below. We would love to get back to you quickly to arrange a conversation.
|Sponsorship at the state level is arranged and organised by Little Athletics ACT|
Here are some drills for older athletes for sprinting Continue reading Sprinting Drills
High jump Take-off
This video is mainly for older athletes
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