The new little athletics season is almost upon us. Our first meet is scheduled for Saturday October 4 at John Turnbull Oval, Lenah Valley.
Our registration night will be on Thursday September 25, from 5:30-8:00pm at the Lenah Valley RSL Club. If you choose to pay cash or cheque directly to the Centre, the fees are in the table below. Online payments through the Little Athletics Tasmania website incur a 6% transaction fee.
- 1 child $85
- 2 children $170
- 3 children $225
- 4 children $340
- 5 children $415
- tiny tot $25
- Dual registrations with Athletics Tasmania, see below.
For athletes choosing to do Little Athletics as well as senior athletics with Athletics Tasmania, registration fees are dependent on the athlete's birth year. Athletes must register with both organisations and the order of registration is important.
|Birth year||Little Aths. fee||Senior Aths. fee||Order of registration|
|2002/3/4||standard family fees above||$145||Little Aths then Seniors|
|prior to 2002||dual fee = $60||$250||Seniors then Little Aths|
Competition and training insurance is covered by the body in control of the event in which the athlete is competing.
Little Athletics Tasmania Regional Coaching Clinic
A pre-season clinic for children from the age of 4 is being held on Saturday, September 6 at the Domain Athletics Centre, Hobart. Registration commences at 12:45pm and the day concludes at 3:00pm.
The FREE clinic is designed as a 'come and try' day ahead of the 2014 / 2015 Track and Field season. Participants in the clinics will commence with a warm-up before trying their hand in up to three track and field events, assisted by accredited Little Athletics and Athletics Tasmania coaches and officials.
Participants can register ONLINE at the Little AThletics Tasmania website.
Introduction to Coaching Course
A Coaching Orientation Course is being conducted on Saturday September 6 in Hobart. This Course is ideal for parents who wish to gain a basic understanding of Coaching Little Athletics.
The presenter is Mr Bruce Smith who is South Australia's Education Director, a highly qualified coach, and an accredited ATFCA Introduction to Coaching presenter.
The cost to attend is $10.00 with all participants receiving a coaching and officials manual. Contact Little Athletics Tasmania for more details.