Colleges Newsletter December 2019

Please click here to access all the latest news and dates for Colleges Little Athletics.

Some key dates:

  • Fri 6th Dec '18: Final competition of 2019 prior to Christmas break
  • Sat 11th Jan '19: Nomincations close for Ipswich Little Athletics Twilight carnival ($10 nomination  fee)
  • Fri 24th Jan '19: Nominations close for Met West Regional Athletics Championships ($15 nomination fee)
  • Sat 18th Jan '19: Ipswich Twilight Carnival from 1:00pm
  • Fri 31st Jan '19: First day of competition as Colleges resumes the 2018/19 season
  • Sat/Sun 8/9th Feb '19: Met West Regional Championships
  • Fri 21st/28th Feb 6th Mar, 1 Mar '19: Colleges Little Athletics Centre Championships
  • Fri 13th Mar '19: Colleges final competition day and Annual Presentations

Please refer to the newsletter for details of each event.

2019/20 Season

Where: West Moreton Anglican College (Entry from Larsens Rd)
When: Friday nights 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Season Dates: 18th Oct 2019 to 6th Mar 2020
Cost per Athlete: $130
Cost per Tiny Tot: $70

Welcome to the 2019/2020 season.  We meet Friday night from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at West Moreton Anglican College, and Tiny Tots run from 5:00pm to 6:00pm for children under five who are too young to register for the standard program.  Registrations are now available online through the Online Registration menu above.  If you prefer to register on Friday nights, you can download the registration form here and complete it ahead of time.

Our first meet of the season will be held on Friday 18th October at West Moreton Anglican College.  Fees for the 2019/20 season are $130 per athlete ($120 for third+ child) and Tiny Tots cost $70 per child (same price as last year, what a bargain).  We offer trial nights for the first two weeks at $10 per athlete per night, which is deducted from the full registration fee if you decide to continue.

Track And Field Events
First Events Start At 5:00pm Sharp
Tiny Tots - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

The colours of the centre are a sky blue colour shirt with maroon trim and maroon shorts. Shirts can be purchased on Friday nights for $40 each, or $10 for Tiny Tots.

If any questions, please email us at colleges.little.athletics@gmail.com

Remember to keep up to date with the latest information, visit us on Facebook at:
https://www.facebook.com/CollegesLittleAthletics

How to find us: West Moreton Anglican College

2017/18 was our first season at West Moreton Anglican College after relocating from Mt Crosby Sportsground, which long term will allow us improved facilities and access to better coaching.  Following are the guidelines for access to the college grounds:

 

Parking

  • Entry to the college for Little Athletics meets is via the colleges Larsens Rd gates
  • All parking will be in the car park directly accessed on your right after entry
  • This gate will be open for the use of Colleges’ LAC families
  • The car park has lighting and is a short walk past the basketball courts to the main oval where Little Athletics will take place

 

Access Requirements

  • West Moreton Anglican College is a non smoking environment. Therefore smoking is not permitted within the College grounds.
  • No dogs are permitted within the grounds of the college
  • Access is only via Larsen's Rd and other buildings and areas within the college are out of bounds
  • Parents are responsible for the behaviour and whereabouts of their own children

Key Dates

Fri 18 Oct 19: First meet of season @ 5:00pm
Fri 6 Dec 19: Last meet before Christmas break
Fri 31 Jan 20: First meet after Christmas break
Fri 13 Mar 20: Last meet of season

2019/20 Age Groups

Little Athletics Queensland runs a summer season for Brisbane based centres from August to March each year.  Athletes are graded into their age groups by calendar year:

Children born since 1st January 2015 are too young for full registration, however they can register as soon as they turn five years of age. A 3 or 4 year old sibling of registered athletes may register as a Tiny Tot.