Athletics Victoria’s championship events provides the platform to compete against Victoria’s best athletes. With competition for junior, open and masters athletes covering track, field, relay and multi-events.
Our championships are a stepping stone towards national-level competition, giving you the chance to earn Victorian team selection and represent your state against Australia’s best.
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2017-18 Championship Season Age Groups (taken from 31st December 2018)
Under 14: 1 Jan 2005 – 31 Dec 2006
Under 16: 1 Jan 2003 – 31 Dec 2004
Under 18: 1 Jan 2001 – 31 Dec 2002
Under 20: 1 Jan 1999 – 31 Dec 2000
Open: 1 Jan 1998
The Victorian 5000m Championships is highly popular event on the Athletics Victoria calendar and is often the breeding ground for some of Victoria’s strongest middle distance athletes.
Date: Thursday 23rd November 2017
Entries Close: 11:59pm Wednesday 15th November – No late or on the day entries will be accepted
With the Commonwealth Games being held on the Gold Coast in 2018, Athletics Australia have split the Open and Junior National Championships for this year from the original format in 2017.
Athletics Victoria has replicated and aligned with Athletics Australia for the Victorian Championships with the Junior and Open Championships running on two separate weekends at Lakeside Stadium consecutively.
Victorian Junior and Para Track & Field Championships:
Date: Friday 23 – Sunday 25 February, 2018
Entries Close: 11:59pm Sunday 11th February 2018 – No late or on the day entries will be accepted
2017 Host Venue: Lakeside Stadium, Albert Park
Victorian Open and Para Track & Field Championships:
Date: Friday 2 – Sunday 4 March, 2018
Entries Close: 11:59pm Sunday 18th February – No late or on the day entries will be accepted
The Victorian Masters Championships provides athletes aged 30 plus the opportunity to come together and compete in a state level competition and mix it with masters participants from metro and country regions.
Date: Saturday 24th March & Sunday 25th March
Entries Close: 11:59pm Sunday 11th March – No late or on the day entries will be accepted
2017 Host Venue: Tom Kelly Athletic Track, Doncaster