Entries by AthsVic

Zatopek 2017 Entry List

The 2017 Zatopek 10 entry lists have been finalised.  Fifteen events are scheduled on the program which will kick off at 630pm on Thursday 14th December 2017. For the first time heats will be run in the David Baxter Memorial 100 yards Mens Championship Event at 630pm and then the final scheduled for 7.30pm. Entry […]

AV SHIELD Competition Cancelled

AV SHIELD ROUND 7 & GEELONG ROUND 8 CANCELLED DUE TO SEVERE WEATHER WARNING   With the Bureau of Meteorology still forecasting severe rainfall, thunderstorms, and flood warnings across Victoria for Saturday and Emergency Management Victoria advising of the risks and unpredictability of a superstorm, Athletics Victoria are forced to cancel all AV Shield competition […]

Ron Clarke Scholarship 2018 – Applications Open

OBJECTIVE The aim of the scholarship is to provide support for a middle distance/distance athlete to achieve his or her athletic and educational potential. The recipient will be expected to uphold those values demonstrated by Ron over his life: commitment to his athletic career, his education and his subsequent working life; support of the athletics […]

New Officials role

Athletics Australia & Little Athletics Australia are now recruiting for the role of Officials Coordinator. Please see the Sportspeople advertisement for further information, including the position description: Click HERE

AV releases discounted flights to Adelaide in December

The ‘BIG V’ Team to compete at the National All Schools Championships in Adelaide in December is nearly complete and AV has access to a limited number of return flights (Mel-Adl) at our discounted price of $310  (all inclusive) for families and friends. Flights depart Melbourne Thursday 7th December and return Sunday 10th December. Two […]

Zatopek Timetable includes Mens and Womens Open 1500m

A number of events have been included in the Zatopek 10 2017 timetable to assist athletes prepare for the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. As part of a National competition program, Zatopek 10 will include an Open Mens and Womens 1500m and a Mens Shot Put. The National competition program aims to have at least […]

Victorian Relay Championships Preview

The Victorian Relay Championships are back at Lakeside Stadium this Saturday 11th November with 396 teams chasing a spot in 33 finals. This event has a long and proud history, and as the first Championship event of the season, it is a great opportunity to bring Clubs and their members together. Twenty nine (29) of […]

Junior Sport Policy consultation begins aiming to improve longevity in athletics

(Story from Athletics Australia) Athletics Australia is set to begin a consultation process to develop a Junior Sport Policy. The policy will establish an evidence-based position on the appropriate programs for junior participants in athletics that: encourage participation and a development of fundamental movement skills and physical literacy; and provide the best opportunities for athletes […]

Victorian State Relay Championships

Entries for the 2017 Victorian Relay Championships will close 9.00am Monday 6th November 2017. Reminder to athletes and team managers to submit your entries via the AV portal. Victorian Relay Championships will be held on Saturday 11th November at Lakeside Stadium.  To enter Click on this LINK