Welcome to the Team SA Hub for the 2024 Chemist Warehouse Australian Athletics Championships, where you will find all your State Team information.  

Visit the Athletics Australia Event Website for further information, including results, technical regulations, live stream links, venue map and tickets (for coaches and spectators).

 

TEAM INFORMATION

Please visit the link below to access the information pack for the SA Australian Athletics team:

Open and U20 Team Information Document

Juniors Team Information Document

Latest Information from Team Management - coming soon

Team Announcement - coming soon

 

Physio Smart are proudly supporting Team SA at the Australian Athletics Championships in 2024. If you need help managing an injury or you'd like to connect during the competition please email kane@physiosmart.com.au or natalie@physiosmart.com.au alternatively you can book an appointment at their clinic here. We encourage you to come and have a chat with your parent or coach. We'll help you move better so you can perform your best.

Physio Booking Sheet - coming soon

 

ELIGIBILITY & QUALIFICATION

**Note: To be eligible for the State Team, athletes must hold a membership other than Recreation with an Athletics SA-recognised club.

ASA Minimum Performance Standard -

If you are meeting the eligibility requirement to be included in the SA team via winning a medal at the State Championships in March you will also need to achieve the ASA Performance Standard (found below) in your event to be able to enter.  This year, the Minimum Performance Standard does NOT apply to medalists from the VIVA SA All Schools Championships or State Combined Championships as both Championships have already been conducted.

*Para athletes performances will be reviewed on a case by case basis.

ASA Additional Event Standard - 

If you are wanting to enter additional events to the one you met the eligibility criteria for to enable you to be included in the SA Team you will need to achieve the ASA Additional Event Standard (found below) in those event(s) to be considered eligible.

Sport Integrity Australia - 

All athletes competing in the Open category are required to have completed the Anti-Doping Fundamentals course as well as the Annual Update 2024 course.  More information and links to the courses can be found on the Sport Integrity Australia elearning website.

State Team Eligibility & Selection Document

ASA Minimum Performance Standard

ASA Additional Event Standard

State Team Relay Squad Selection Document

Appeals Form

 

AGE CATEGORIES

The age categories for the 2024 Australian Athletics Championships are:

  • Under 13 - athletes must not have their thirteenth birthday on or before 31st December 2024 (i.e. must be born in 2010 or 2009)
  • Under 14 - athletes must not have their fourteenth birthday on or before 31st December 2024 (i.e. must be born in 2011 or later).
  • Under 15 - athletes must not have their fifteenth birthday on or before 31st December 2024 (i.e. must be born in 2010 or later).
  • Under 16 - athletes must not have their sixteenth birthday on or before 31st December 2024 (i.e. must be born in 2009 or later).
  • Under 17 - athletes must not have their seventeenth birthday on or before 31st December 2024 (i.e. must be born in 2008 or later).
  • Under 18 - athletes must not have their eighteenth birthday on or before 31st December 2024 (i.e. must be born in 2007 or later).
  • Under 20 - athletes must not have their twentieth birthday on or before 31st December 2024 (i.e. must be born in 2005 or later).
  • Para - age groups will be Under 15, Under 17, Under 20.

 

ATHLETE INFORMATION & ENTRY

Join Team SA Open and U20 Here

Join Team SA Juniors Here

**Note: Registration for the 2024 Australian Athletics Championships closes 5pm Wednesday 20th March.

Athletes who are interested in participating in a relay at Nationals must indicate this by ticking the relevant box during the nomination process.

 

For the Australian Athletics Championships, it is the responsibility of the athletes and coaches to manage their own accommodation and transport to the Stadium each day for the competition. 

Please also find the forms below to fill in and sign as part of your entry process. Send these forms to development@athleticssa.com.au

Athlete Agreement Form

Medical Form 

 

UNIFORM

State Team uniforms can be purchased through Athletics SA's official supplier VIVA Global Teamwear.

The minimum requirement for our State Team uniform is the competition kit (top & bottoms) as well as the State Team polo. 

Refer to the Technical Regulations for uniform requirements as they differ for open and under-age athletes. SA athletes should wear their Athletics SA walkout polo to the stadium and when not competing. When competing, athletes should wear their competition tee/singlet/crop top with Athletics SA tights or shorts (depending on whether in track, throws or jumps events).

Address: 14 Desmond Avenue, Marleston, SA, 5033 (they should have uniforms on-site if you would like to try them on or have any queries)

Website: https://vivaglobal.com.au/ (they have an online shop for you to purchase and have items delivered)

E-mail: sales@vivaglobal.com.au

Ph: (08) 8371 1814

For further information please contact Kurt at development@athleticssa.com.au