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Hierarchy of Competition

Inter Centre Competition

These events will be published as entry details are received.  Please check with our Championships Officer and the website for regular updates.

Gala Days

These events are hosted by a variety of Clubs throughout the season. The individual athlete may enter these events if desired. These events are good practice for the major championships.

State Relays

The Club selects teams for this event based on the weekly competition results.

State Cross Country & Road Walks

These events are held on the first Sunday in July.  Age groups from U7-U17 may compete.  There is no qualifying criteria.

State Multi

Competitors participate in a number of events over two days.  Points are earned on the Heptathlon scoring system.  Any athlete is eligible to compete.

Trans Tasman

A trial for this event is conducted for U11 & U12 athletes each year.  The actual competition, for those successful at the trial, is held alternatively in NSW and Auckland.  In January 2016 the Trans Tasman competition will be held in Auckland, New Zealand.

Zone Championships

All children are eligible to compete.  The first four qualifiers in each event, and the next best four qualifiers across all Zones in the Region will continue on the Regional Championships.

Regional Championships

These Championships are held in February, for those who have qualified from Zone.  The first two qualifiers from each event, and then the next best eight qualifiers across all Regions will be eligible to compete at the State level.

State Track & Field

Only athletes that qualify may compete.