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26 April to 4 May 2019

Athletics

Athletics Northern Territory invites 16 to 19 year old athletes (sub elite/development athletes) to compete in the Arafura Athletics Championships. Open para events will also be offered in a multi disability format with classification opportunities available. Come and watch these incredible athletes fly through the air, burst from the starting line and attempt to dominate this exciting program of track and field events.

Dates and Times of Competition

Saturday 27 April  |  Prelims and Finals
Session 1: 0900 – 1400
Session 2: 1700 – 2100

Sunday 28 April  |  Prelims and Finals
Session 1: 0900 – 1500
Session 2: 1700 – 2100

Monday 29 April  |  Prelims and Finals
Session 1: 0900 – 1300
Session 2: 1700 – 2100

Athletics Program

Athletics Categories

*Times are subject to change based on entries and final schedule.

Eligibility

For the Under 20’s event Athletes must be 19 years or younger as at 31 December 2019. The minimum age on the day of competition is 15 however athletes must turn 16 by 31 December 2019.

The Para Athletics event is an open multi disability event with no age restrictions and International classification availability.

Athletes with a vision impairment – T/F11-13
Athletes with an intellectual impairment – T/F20
Athletes with a physical impairment – T/F31-38, 40-47, 51-54, 55-57

Competition Format

Athletics is an Under 20 (U20) event for sub elite / development athletes. Competition will be run according to IAAF rules for U20 athletes. Open para events will also be offered in a multi-disability format with international classification opportunities available.

AG2019 Athletics Technical Rules and Notes

Venue

Arafura Stadium

40 Abala Road, Marrara

Arafura Stadium

Athletics Northern Territory invites 16 to 19 year old athletes (sub elite/development athletes) to compete in the Arafura Athletics Championships. Open para events will also be offered in a multi disability format with classification opportunities available. Come and watch these incredible athletes fly through the air, burst from the starting line and attempt to dominate this exciting program of track and field events.

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Entries

Entries open!

Athlete must provide a letter of support from your National Federation or a URL to a ranking page either by the IAAF or NF.

Please click below to register.

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Contact

  • For registration and general inquiries, contact:
    Email: Arafura.games@nt.gov.au
    Phone: +61 8 8946 1419

  • For sport specific inquiries, contact:
    Athletics NT
    Executive Officer – Shane Wylie
    Email: eo@ntathletics.org.au
    Ph: +61 (0) 467 361 930