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Saturday, 28 January 2023
No Little Athletics Friday 3rd February

Due to the Region 4 Championships being held in Griffith there will be no Little Athletics on Friday 3rd February.
Most of the Committee will be travelling to Griffith for the weekend and we are unable to to run our normal competition.

We look forward to seeing everybody on Friday 10th February at 5:30pm.

Monday, 16 January 2023
Region 4 Championships

Twenty two (22) Kiama Little Athletes have qualified to take part in eighty one (81) events at this year’s Region 4 Championships to be held at West End Sports Stadium, Griffith, on February 4 and 5.

The full list of Region 4 qualifiers, including the next best four (4) performances in each event, is available here.

The Region 4 Championships order of events listing is available here.
Events commence at 8:30am on Saturday and 8:00am Sunday.

Good luck at Region!

Friday, 6 January 2023
Zone Success!

Kiama athletes performed admirably at the Mid South Coast Zone championships held at John O’Dwyer Oval, Croome Road Sporting Complex, on the 3rd & 4th of December 2022.

Against some tough competition from the Albion Park, Lake Illawarra, Shoalhaven, St Georges Basin, and Milton Ulladulla Centres, Kiama athletes did the club proud.

Athletes from the Under 8 to Under 17 Age Groups who finished in the top three (3) progress to the Region 4 Championships to be held at West End Sports Stadium, Merrowie Street, Griffith, in early February 2023.

Kiama’s gold medal winners on the weekend were  Stephen Alfano (Under 13), Elsey Chapman (Under 9), Harley Garvan (Under 11), McKenzie Harding (Under 7), Zoe Haylen (Under 17), Ella Hewitt (Under 17), Maiya Hewitt (Under 14), Elijah Hole (Under 9), Matilda Hole (Under 7), Samson Hole (Under 11), Henry Keane (Under 11), Temana Searle (Under 12), Amelia Weatherlake (Under 17) and Isaac Winchester (Under 10).

A huge thank you to everyone who helped make the weekend such a success particularly our Team Managers, Dawn Calvert and Kelly Hewitt.

Results from the championships are available here.

Details of all Region qualifiers, including the next best four (4) performances in each event, were published on Thursday 15th December and are available here.

Sunday, 11 December 2022
Merry Christmas And A Happy New Year

Image result for merry christmas imagesCompetition has concluded for the 2022 calendar year.

Our next meet will be at 5:30pm on Friday 13th January 2023.

The Centre would like to take this opportunity to wish everybody a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

We hope that Santa is kind to you!

Tuesday, 29 November 2022
Good Luck At Zone!

Kiama Little Athletics Centre would like to wish athletes taking part in this weekends Zone Championships all the best.  This year the Mid South Coast Zone Championships are being hosted by the Albion Park Centre at John O’Dwyer Oval, Croome Road Sporting Complex.

The championships start at 8:00am on Saturday with the march past taking place at 8:15am.
Sunday’s events start at 8.30am.
This season the role of team manager is being filled Kelly Hewitt and Dawn Calvert.
The Zone Championships program is available for download from the Mid South Coast Zone website.
Please note that programs will not be sold at the Zone Championships.

A reminder that, as per the published calendar, there will be no Kiama Little Athletics competition this Friday, 2nd December due to the Zone Championships.

Our next meet will be Friday 9th December at 5:30pm.

Tuesday, 15 November 2022
Zone Championships – Entry

Our Centre is part of the Mid South Coast Zone.  The “Zone” comprises of six (6) Centres – Albion Park, Kiama, Lake Illawarra, Milton Ulladulla, Shoalhaven and St Georges Basin.  Each season the Zone Championships are held at a different Centre in the Zone.  This season the Albion Park Centre is hosting “Zone” at John O’Dwyer Oval, Croome Road Sporting Complex, on the 3rd and 4th of December 2022.

Only athletes from U/7 and up are eligible to compete at the Zone Championships.

Athletes are encouraged to attend and compete in this event.  Entry is free and it’s a great experience, not only for the athletes, but the parents as well.  Athletes of all abilities can enter.  This is a terrific chance to put the skills learnt at Centre on Friday nights into practice.

The entry form can be downloaded here or picked up from the Canteen on Friday.
Completed entry forms can be handed in at the Canteen.

Entries close Friday 18th November 2022.  We would like to see lots of our new athletes attend.

Athletes from U/7 to U/11 can enter in a maximum of four (4) events.  Athletes from U/12 to U/17 can enter in a maximum of six (6) events over the weekend.  Athletes who are placed 1st, 2nd or 3rd in any event will progress to the Regional Championships at West End Sports Stadium, Griffith,  on the weekend of the 4th and 5th February 2023.  U/7 athletes do not progress to the Regional Championships.  Athletes who are placed at the Regional Championships in the U/8 age group do not progress to the State Championships.

Monday, 31 October 2022
Great Start To Friday Competition!

This week saw competition on a Friday afternoon for the first time this season.

One pleasing aspect of the evening was the number of parents who were happy to lend a hand setting up and packing away the equipment.

Our uniform stock is currently quite low, but we expect to have a uniform delivery in three (3) weeks’ time.

Don’t forget that registrations are still being taken.

Monday, 10 October 2022
We Move To 5:30pm Friday

Don’t forget that we move to 5:30pm Friday this week!

Light may be an issue for the next few weeks so it is important that we get started on time.

See you at 5:30pm on Friday.

Wednesday, 21 September 2022
Season Starts September 24

Welcome to the 2022/2023 athletics season!

Our season commences this Saturday, 24th September at 9:00am.

Don’t be concerned if you have not registered yet.  We continue to take registrations throughout the season so you can register right now.

The season will commence with two (2) Orientation Days.  Please be assured we will be available to assist you and your children’s Age Groups in these early weeks while you get used to the manner in which our meets operate and your children learn new skills and new events.

The Committee would like to extend a warm welcome to all families joining us this year, especially if this is your first season with us – Thank you for joining us!  Our Committee members can be found in Kiama colours (lime green, black and white) at our meets.  Come and find one of us if you have any questions or comments, or just to say hello.

Please be patient with our volunteers for the first few weeks and consider arriving a little early if you can.

Looking forward to seeing you at the track!

Friday, 5 August 2022
2022/2023 Registration

Please note that all registrations must be completed online.

Registrations will be finalised on Saturday morning or Friday evening, prior to competition, during the season.

New members will require proof of age in the format of Birth Certificate, Passport or Hospital Blue Book.

Cost – $110.00 first athlete, $100.00 subsequent athletes (From the same family) and Tiny Tots $100.00.

Details relating to our Centre uniform are available here.

The season begins at 9:00am on Saturday 24th September.

We move to 5:30pm Friday as of 14th October.

All Registrations Must Be Completed Online
After you register online it will still be necessary for you to pick up your Registration Number, Coles Patch, Age Patch, etc.   This can be done on Saturday morning or Friday evening, prior to competition, during the season.