Region Championships

Region 7 Championships at
Campbelltown Athletics Stadium, Leumeah.

REGION 7 CHAMPIONSHIPS (MID WEST MET, SOUTH WEST MET & CENTRAL WEST MET ZONES)
At Campbelltown Athletics Centre Cnr Rose Payten Dr & Pembroke Rd Leumeah
Friday 15 February 2019 6.15pm First Call for a 6.30pm Start
Saturday 16 February 2019 7.45am First Call for a 8.00am Start
Sunday 17 February 2019 7.45am First Call for a 8.00am Start

Important Information Regarding Region

Athlete Behaviour:
LANSW does not tolerate unacceptable or unsporting behaviour from athletes.
This includes bullying or teasing of other athletes. Any serious or repetitive misbehaviour by an
athlete may result in the offending athlete being disqualified from the competition.

Sport Rage:
Sport Rage or any violence, foul language, harassment, abuse or bad behaviour by athletes, coaches, officials or spectators. Any type of sport rage will not be tolerated by LANSW and may result in offenders being issued with a formal warning. Repeated or serious breaches may result in the offender being asked to leave the venue. They may also be subject to further penalties, including a ban from future participation in the sport.

A reminder that these officials have given up their time to help officiate the events for your kids. You might notice that there are more younger officials at these type of championships, so please be respectful.
If you have an issue you must see your team manager.

Long jump take of board
for U11-17 will be modified to the 2 metre take of area as this is the requirement @ State Championships

The region will not be allocating a specific coaching area.

The first group of field events on both days will go straight to their field areas – the remaining events have to go through the Call room

At the field events again this season we are not allocating centres for the duty, parents are being asked to assist – don`t forget you closed in shoes

Full uniform – Rego number, age patch LANSW (left side), Coles patch (right side)

BSLAC Region duties are Track Umpire these duties are for all day Saturday and Sunday. We are asking that you place your name on an vacant time slot, to for fill your duties that you have signed at registration.
We have 127 families attending region and we have 20 spots to fill on Saturday and 18 spots to fill on Sunday.
This can be done with the announcer on Saturday 9 February, or email championships@bslac.com with your details and time slot.

The first two places** from each of the eight regions will progress to the State Championships. Little Athletics NSW then selects the next best eight clear final performances from across all regions.

LANSW STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS
At Sydney Olympic Park Athletic Centre
Saturday 16 March 2019 First Call Time 7.35am for a 8.00am Start
Sunday 17 March 2019 First Call Time 7.35am for a 8.00am Start

** The exception to auto qualifiers automatically progressing is if athletes fail to meet the qualifying marks for the 1500m Walk, 3000m or High Jump (as per the Rules of Competition, Section D).

  • A maximum qualifying time for 1500m walk events for boys and girls are as follows:
    U12 11.00min
    U13 10.45min
    U14 10.30min
    U15 10.15min
    U17 10.00min
  • A maximum qualifying time for 3000m races for boys and girls are as follows:
    U13 13.30min
    U14 13.00min
    U15 12.30min
    U17 12.00min

Athletes who cannot complete their 1500m walk or 3000m run within these time limits, at regional carnivals, irrespective of placings (including any auto qualifiers), will not be considered for progression to the State Track & Field Championships.

Qualifying Standard for High Jump:

  • STATE      Boys  Girls
    • U9   0.95    0.90
    • U10 1.05    1.00
    • U11 1.15    1.10
    • U12 1.25    1.20
    • U13 1.30    1.25
    • U14 1.35    1.30
    • U15 1.35    1.30
    • U17 1.40    1.35

Athletes who cannot attain the state minimum starting height for the relevant age groups at regional carnivals, irrespective of placings (including any auto qualifiers), will not be considered for progression to the State Track & Field Championships.