Calling all U8-17 athletes. Entries for the ACT State Championships opened last week-end, and close on 6 March. The State Championships are the penultimate competition of the year with stars of the future on display for everyone to admire.
You will need to enter before 11:59pm on March 6th 2017. The following information is needed to register:
- Name, Date of Birth, Age Group, Gender, Registration Number
- Events – see below
|U8 and U9
||U10 to U14
||U15 to U17
|Maximum of 5 events
||Maximum of 6 events
||Maximum of 7 events
To enter Para events, there is a slightly different form that can be found here.
Come along and join your team mates for a terrific day out.
Athletics is run mainly in Summer when it is really hot. This means a few things for both parents and athletes to remember – keep drinking water. Continue reading The importance of Hydration
This week is week 1 of our annual club championships. Athletes compete in their ages for points, should good luck to all. It’s also going to be very hot so bring plenty of water and any help with setup and pack down is greatly appreciated by all… Continue reading Week 1 of championships and it will be HOT
What a great start to the second half of the 2016/2017 season. Some wonderful performances have been registered by all age groups and a club record too for Zoe (U8Girls).
Today also saw a veteran athlete run the 400m with the U14-17’s. Under 11’s age Manager, Geoff Davidson, take on a combined field of runners and showed that, despite a few years on the side lines, his skill as a mid distance athlete is still impressive. Well done Geoff!
Despite the weather prediction, the ground is firm and we are on for today for the highlight of the season – the Christmas party. Continue reading 17 December: Christmas Party time
It has been a few weeks since the Orange day celebrations, and while we didn’t win the final prize, here are some of the images we received. Continue reading Orange Day pictures
This week will be a surprise, and with a promise of 1500m races on a hot day, please remember drink bottles. There will also be some surprises too… like catching up with your friends 🙂 Continue reading 3 December: Surprise week (and Christmas reminders)
This week, we return to Chapman for what looks like a warm day of the normal schedule. Please remember to Slip, Slop, Slap as a few of us have remembered that sunburn is just around the corner. Also remember to bring a water bottle, and fill up at the water station near the canteen.
The schedule is below,
Continue reading 19 November: Looking great
With the hot weather now upon us, always remember to Slip, Slop & Slap.
Continue reading Slip, Slop, Slap
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