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Short Walks

Sunday 18th June, 2017

Author: Athletics NSW Administrator/Thursday, 16 February 2017/Categories: ANSW Events

Event date: 18/06/2017 Export event

The 2017 Short Walks is an amalgamation of the Athletics NSW Short Walks Championships and the Little Athletics NSW Race Walking Championships.


WARATAH RUN SERIES

The Waratah Run Series is a rebranded and remodelled set of XC, road races and relays events. These events are for participants of all ages and abilities, and focus on participant enjoyment and on the day entertainment. Formally known as the ‘Athletics NSW Winter Series’, the Waratah Run Series is a community based social event, incorporating a championship component.  


SHORT WALKS

The Short Walks is also the NSW Road Walking Championships. The event will be hosted by the NSW Race Walking Club at the Sydney International Regatta Centre in Penrith.

 

ENTRY LISTS

Click here to view the entry lists

 

DATE

 

Sunday 18th June 2017

 

VENUE

 

Penrith International Regatta Centre, Old Castlereagh Rd, Castlereagh NSW 2749

 

PROGRAM 

 

 

9.30am Open Men 20k

9.45am Open Women 15k

10.30am Masters Men 5k

10.30am Masters Women 5k

10.30am U/20 Men 10K

10.30am U/20 Women 10k

11.30am U/15, U16 & U/17 Boys 3k

11.55am U/15, U16 & U/17 Girls 3k

12.20pm U/13 & U/14 Boys 2k

12.40pm U/13 & U14 Girls 2k

1.00pm U/11 Boys 1.5k

1.15pm U/11 Girls 1.5k

1.30pm U/10 Boys 1.2k

1.45pm U/10 Girls 1.2k

2.00pm U/9 Boys 1.2k

2.15pm U/9 Girls 1.2k

 

 

ENTRY FEES

 

The entry fees are as follows:

 

Walkers U9 - U11:

 

Online entry $10 members

On the day entry $20 members

 

Walkers U13 and older:

Online entry $20 members & $40 non-members

On the day entry $30 members & $40 non-members

 

HALF PRICE ENTRY FOR MEMBERS! 


Become a RunNSW Member to receive half price entry into this event and all other Waratah Run Series Events. Members also receive free entry into RunNSW Series Events. For more information, please click here. 


 

HOW TO ENTER

 

Enter online here. Online entries close midnight Wednesday 14th June 2017.

 

On the day entry is available at the registration desk. An on the day entry must be submitted at least 30 minutes before the start of the race.

 

ELIGIBILITY

 

Members are to be registered with Athletics NSW (or other state member association or Little Athletics NSW ) for the 2016-17 season and wear their club/centre uniform with their bibs worn front and back for the duration of the event. 

 

Non-members simply enter and race and will be provided with a competition bib at athlete check in.  

 

PARTICIPANT CHECK-IN

 

Members who have entered online are not required to report to athlete check-in. 

 

All non-members must report to athlete check in at least 30 minutes prior to the race start time to collect your race bib.

 

RULES

If you are that way inclined and interested in reading the rules for the Winter Season, they can be found in the 2017 NSW Winter Handbook.

 

 

AGE GROUPS:


An athlete’s age in the U9 – U11 age groups are as per Little Athletics rules.

An athlete’s age in the U13 – Open age groups are as of 31 December 2017.

An athlete’s age in the Masters age groups are as of 25th June 2017.

The NSW Road Walk Championships is conducted in the following age groups:

U9, U10, U11, U13, U14, U15, U16, U17, U20, Open, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+.

 

Due to the cross over in age divisions between Athletics NSW and Little Athletics NSW there will be no U12 division. Athletes that are 10 years old as of 1st September 2016 are eligible for the U11 race. Athletes who are 11 as of 1st September 2016 or turn 12 in 2017 are to compete in the U13 race. Please refer to the below table:

 

AGE GROUP

YEAR OF BIRTH

Under 13

Born 2005 or Later

Under 14

Born 2004 or Later

Under 15

Born 2003 or Later

Under 16

Born 2002 or Later

Under 17

Born 2001 or Later

 

 

TEAMS:

In the U7 – U17 age groups the team format follows the Little Athletics rules. Walkers that are registered with LANSW represent their Little Athletics Centre. There is no teams component for ANSW senior clubs.   

 

MEDAL PRESENTATION:

 

Both individual and team medals will be awarded at the conclusion of the races.

 

TRAINING TIPS


CONTACT


Brent Hayward

Athletics NSW Competition Manager

Brent.hayward@nswathletics.org.au

02 9746 1122.

 
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