Athletics Victoria (AV) and Athletics New South Wales (ANSW) are pleased to launch the Officials Development Exchange Program for 2017.

Three (3) Officials from each State Member Association will be selected from nominations to officiate at the Athletics NSW Youth Championships or the Athletics Victoria State Championships. Both AV and ANSW will provide flights accommodation transfers and meals for each official.

The ANSW Junior & Youth Championships will be held from Friday 3rd February to Sunday 5th February 2016 at Sydney Olympic Athletic Centre, Sydney Olympic Park.
The AV State Championships will be held over two (2) weeks at Lakeside Stadium, Albert Park and the nominated weekend for ANSW officials is Friday 3rd – Sunday 5th March 2017.
Expressions of interest are open and will close on Friday 9th December 2016. The selected Officials will be advised by Wednesday 14th December 2016.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Must be available to travel Friday afternoon of the event and return Sunday evening.
  • A current Level 2 in at least TWO disciplines.
  • Must have officiated at a minimum of four times each year in the past two years in either State Interclub or Shield Competition.

If you are interested in applying then please complete the attached  ‘Expression of Interest’ form and return it to the following representatives:

AV  –  Andrea Hallett
ANSW  –  James Constantine

We wish all Officials the best for the season and extend our thanks for your continued work and support of athletics in New South Wales and Victoria.