2016/17 Season

The 2016/2017 season has come to an end and we would like to congratulate all athletes on their performances. At our annual Presentation Day on Sunday 12th March, we announced the winners of the Most Improved trophies. Athletes receive points each time they improve on their previous best result for an event. These are totalled at the end of the season, and a trophy is awarded to the athlete with the most improvement points for their age group. Congratulations to our Overall Most Improved athletes Lily Thomas (U7) and Lawrence Liang (U9).

The 2016/17 winners were:

Group - Girls Most Improved Athlete
Overall Girl Lily Thomas (U7)
U6G Grace Burns-Hutchison
U7G Tayla Corser
U8G Charlotte Williams
U9G Summer Bunting
U10G Ella Wilkinson
U11+G Ruby Pacitto

 

Group - Boys Most Improved Athlete
Overall Boy Lawrence Liang (U9)
U6B-K Charlie Morony
U6B-P Hunter Tindale
U7B Caleb McLellan
U8B Oscar McDonald
U9B Liam Day
U10B Mason Plummer
U11+B Thomas Theo

 

Congratulations also to Joshua Affleck (U9B) who qualified at the recent MetWest Regional Championships for the upcoming State Championships on 18th & 19th March.  Good luck Joshua.

Ipswich Twilight Carnival - 21 Jan 2017

Five of our Colleges Little Athletics Centre athletes represented us proudly at the Ipswich Twighlight Carnival on 21st January. Alana Plummer U13G, Mason Plummer U10B, Oliver Deane U9B, Caleb McLennan & Lennox Plummer U7B braved the particularly unkind weather conditions and strong competition giving their very best in each event. Special mention goes to Caleb who came second in U7 Long Jump. Well done athletes!

 

Every Friday 6:00pm to 8:00pm (Sep to Mar)

Track And Field Events
Canteen Open For Drinks, Hot Chips, Sausage Sizzle
First Events Start At 6:00pm Sharp
Tiny Tots - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Little Athletics meetings run from September through to March each year. We meet every Friday evening from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Tiny Tots run from 6:00pm to 7:00pm every Friday.

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. Registration fees for 2016/17 are $105 per child ($95 for 3rd+ child registered), and $50 for Tiny Tots (3 & 4 years old).

Key Dates

Fri 7 Oct 2016: First meet 2016, 6pm to 8pm
Sun 12 Mar 2017: Presentation Day
April/May TBC: AGM 2017

2016/17 Age Groups

Little Athletics Queensland runs a summer season for Brisbane based centres from August to March each year, and athletes are graded into their age groups by the following table for 2016/17:

Children born since 1st October 2011 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.