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The 2019 Golden North Nitro Schools Challenge provides schools throughout South Australia with the opportunity to enter teams of students in an exciting new athletics format. Top placed teams will then be eligible to represent their schools at the Coles National Nitro Schools Final, to be held in Perth on December 9th. The Nitro Schools Challenge is a modified athletics carnival featuring shorter and faster races, relays, and a power play system to make the competition more exciting for both competitors and spectators.


Event information, including event lists, team size rules and power play and point scoring rules, can be found above via the 'Rules' button. There are no minimum or maximum limits on team entries per school, and schools are encouraged to enter multiple teams in the same age and gender category if they wish to maximise their chance of fielding teams in the Coles National Nitro Schools Final. Full details of the 2019 Coles Nitro Schools Challenge can be found below;


When: Tuesday, 10th September

Time: 10:00am to 2:30pm

Where: SA Athletics Stadium, Mile End.


Teams can register above using the downloadable Word Document. All entries need to be submitted to Jon Henschke via by COB, Wednesday 4th of September. Any queries can be directed to Jon via email or phone on 08 8354 3477.







Athletics South Australia
PO Box 84, Torrensville Plaza SA 5031
SA Athletics Stadium, 145 Railway Terrace Mile End, South Australia, 5031

P +61 08 8354 3477
F +61 08 8354 1219