Little athletics is for children aged 5 to 15 and is a summer sport. It runs from September through to mid March. Events include running, hurdles, race walking, shot put, discus, javelin, triple jump, long jump & high jump. The athletes compete in 4 events each week (2 track + 2 field) and there are 4 programs that alternate each week so the athletes get to compete in a good variety of events.
The majority of competition is held on Saturday mornings from 8.30am however, some Friday nights
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will also be scheduled in to the calendar. Competition runs for approx 3 hours. There are normally 18 weeks of competition with a break over the Christmas period.
Training runs for an hour on Wednesday nights at the Meadowglen Athletics Track from 5.30pm - 6.30pm.