The State Track & Field Championships are the culmination of the track & field competition season. This coming season the Championships will be a two-day event held on Saturday & Sunday, 16 & 17 March 2019 at SOPAC (Sydney Olympic Park Athletic Centre). (See Conditions of Entry to SOPAC). Athletes in the age groups U9 through to U17 are eligible for this event. Qualifying to state is via performances at each of the 8 regions.
State Qualifiers 2019
Now that all regions have been completed, the qualifiers to the 2019 State Track & Field Championships has been completed. Note: The event number listed is NOT the event number in the State Championships program. Just look at the actual event name and disregard the number.
- State Qualifiers 2019 – by centre
- State Qualifiers 2019 – by event
Note 1: There are qualifying standards for the 1500m Walk; the 3000m run (as per Rules of Competition, Section D) and for High Jump (athletes must have cleared the State Championships starting height for their relevant age group, at the Region Championships to progress. The starting heights can be found in the Rules of Competition). Athletes who cannot achieve the required time/height at the Region Championships, irrespective of placings (including auto qualifiers), will not be considered for progression to the State Track & Field Championships.
Program/List of Events
Relevant documents relating to the 2019 State Track & Field Championships will be linked below as it comes to hand.
Events for the 2019 State Track & Field Championships, which will show day/call room time/start time for each event and age group has now been completed and posted below. Make sure all athletes are aware of the timing for all events at state before they make their selections for zone.
- Saturday Order of Events
- Sunday Order of Events
- Matrix showing all ages/events/per day
Please Note: There will NOT be any printed programs for sale at any Little Athletics NSW event. FYI, the Jury of Appeal can be found in the State FAQ’s below.
A Program with names/heats for each event WILL BE listed below:
- Saturday – field events
- Saturday – track (main track)
- Saturday – track (warm up track)
- Sunday – field events
- Sunday – track (main track)
- Sunday – track (warm up track)
Maps of the venue showing event areas will be linked below when they have been updated.
For a map of the SOPAC Main Track, click HERE.
For a map of the SOPAC Warm Up Track, click HERE.
Our Frequently Asked Questions document should answer any queries that you may have in relation to the 2019 State Track & Field Championships . Please read through this document prior to arriving at Sydney Olympic Park Athletics Centre.
We are pleased to have our partner, Nordic Sport, set up in VIP Room 1 for merchandise sales. Click HERE to view the merchandise range when it becomes available prior to the 2019 Region Championships. For 2019 State Championships shirts, centres will need to collect an order form at their Region Championships, obtain all of the orders from their members, and place a bulk centre order.
Little Athletics NSW State Team
At the completion of the 2019 State Track & Field Championships, a team of 32 x U13 athletes will be selected to compete in the Australian Little Athletics Championships.
Four girls and four boys in the U15 age group will also represent NSW at the Australian Little Athletics Championships, with their selection based on their performances at the 2019 State Multi-Event Championships.
Each year the Australian Little Athletics Championships is hosted by a different State/Territory Association. In 2019 the event will be conducted in Hobart and will be held over 2 days.
More information can be found HERE.