Athletics (Track & Field)

Registrations close midnight Wednesday 24 May

Schedule & Results

The Athletics Competition Draw and Results will be published on the website:
www.cairnsathletics.org.au

Dates

Saturday 27 May 2017
Sunday 28 May 2017

Times

Saturday 27 May: 10.00am - 4.30pm
Sunday 28 May: 10.00am - 4.00pm

Venue

Barlow Park 
Corner Scott & Severin Street, Parramatta Park 
Cairns

Minimum Age

Minimum age for competition is 30 years. Age is determined as at 27 May 2017.

Age Divisions

Age group depends on specific events entered. Some events are open to all ages 30+ and others are defined age divisions.

Fees

Sport Fee: $30.00 per person for unlimited amount of events  
Games Registration Fee: $85.00 per person

Events

  • 60m
  • 100m
  • 200m
  • 400m
  • 800m
  • 1500m
  • 5000m
  • 3000m Walk
  • 5000m Walk
  • 80m Hurdles
  • 100m Hurdles
  • 110m Hurdles
  • 200m Hurdles
  • 300m Hurdles
  • 400m Hurdles
  • 2000m Steeplechase
  • 3000m Steeplechase
  • Long Jump
  • High Jump
  • Triple Jump
  • Pole Vault
  • Shot Put
  • Discus
  • Javelin
  • Hammer Throw
  • Weight Throw

Additional Information

  • Athletes in sprint events: if possible, record the best time in the previous 12 months in the space provided to assist heat seeding if required.
  • High jump and pole vault entrants please record their starting height.
  • Pole vault athletes are required to supply their own poles.
  • A final program of events including start times will be available after entries have closed and the number of participants has been determined for each event. 
  • Where the number of entries determines, events may go straight to a final.
  • For 60m and 100m sprint events where heats are required, the heats for those age groups will be conducted first, followed by finals for other age groups and then finals for those age groups who ran heats. If heats are required for 200m and 400m, they will be scheduled earlier on the same day.
  • Uniforms are not compulsory.
  • The Throws Pentathlon will be conducted in conjunction with the individual throws events over the course of the competition. The first three throws of the individual competition will be used for calculating Throws Pentathlon points.
  • The competition is open to people of all abilities.
  • Competition will be conducted under International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) and World Masters Athletics (WMA) rules.
  • The competition is presented by Cairns Athletics.

    Sport Organiser:
    Cairns Athletics
    Sport Coordinator: Heather Vaughan 
    Email: carnival@cairnsathletics.org.au
    Phone: 0448 054 429