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Frequently Asked Questions



        1. How old does a child need to be to register?
        2. When can I register?
        3. Are late registrations taken?
        4. How much will it cost to register?
        5. How much will it cost for a club uniform?
        6. When does the season start and end?
        7. When does St George Little Athletics meet to compete?
        8. Does the club compete during school holidays?
        9. Do parents need to attend each Friday night?
        10. Do parents need to participate?
        11. What events are conducted?
        12. How important is winning?
        13. Are athlete’s results available?
        14. How is competition conducted?
        15. Is coaching available for athletes?
        16. What to do in case of wet weather?



If you still require more information please email any questions to: info@stgeorgelac.org.au




1. How old does a child need to be to register for Little Athletics?


Children must be aged from 5 to 16 years on the 30th September.

 

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2. When can I register?

You can register online, or in person at the clubhouse.


Visit our How To Join page for more information. 
 

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3. Are late registrations taken?

Yes, late registrations are welcome and can be made after 7:00pm on any competition night throughout the season.

 

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4. How much will it cost to register?

Registration fees for the 2015-2016 season are

Register Online - $100 (includes GST) per athlete. 

Register manually with paper forms - $110 (includes GST) per athlete


 

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5. How much will it cost for a club uniform?







Boys and Girls Singlet
$32.00
Boys Shorts
$15.00
Girls Crop Top
$25.00
Girls Bike Pants
$20.00
Girls Scungies
$10.00


Uniforms are available from the clubhouse, but get in early because we don't necessarily have a full range of sizes.


 

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6. When does the season start and end?

This season starts on Friday 4th September 2015 and ends Friday 11th March 2016.

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7. When does St George Little Athletics meet to compete?

Competition is conducted on Friday nights commencing at 6:00pm.

 

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8. Does the club compete during school holidays?

Only break over Christmas New Year otherwise we compete through school holidays.

 

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9. Do parents need to attend each Friday night?

Parent/guardian must be in attendance at all times.

 

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10. Do parents need to participate?

Parent/guardian participation is required in the running of all events each Friday night.

 

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11. What events are conducted?

Depending on age of athlete sprints, distance, walks and hurdle races, jumps and throws over a 2 week program, there is also a specific athletic skills program for U6 and U7 children.

 

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12.How important is winning

The focus is not on winning, St George Little Athletics encourages athletes to participate and always try doing their best.

 

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13. Are athlete’s results available?

Individual results are recorded each night and printed out the following week in a format suitable for sticking into the sticker book provided at the start of the season.

 

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14. How is competition conducted?

Children move around events each night as directed by their Age Manager along with any parents who are helping as officials.

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15. Is coaching available for athletes?

Coaching is available during the Little Athletics season from September to March during weekday afternoons on nominated day/s at no additional cost for all registered St George Little Athletes. Please check the website, newsletter and noticeboard at the ground for more information.

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16. What to do in case of wet weather?

As a general rule we do not compete if it is raining, but if the weather is in doubt please check our Facebook page, website and your given email address

 

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