It was a great day on Saturday for Relays at Tweed.
Athletics on Saturday, November 13 is Tweed Relay Day. This event is for athletes that have nominated for the day only. Please email email@example.com before Wednesday if you have not nominated but would like to participate and we will endeavour to add you to a team. No late additions will be accepted on the day.
Please find a copy of the program attached: Tweed Relay Program
The canteen will be operating all day, serving hot food, hamburgers, sausage sizzle and sushi, as well as cold drinks, lollies and ice blocks. The Coffee Van will be in attendance.
We will require parent helpers at each event, and thank you for your assistance in ensuring events can run smoothly and safely.
Confirmation of teams will be sent later this week.
All rules set by Little Athletics Queensland have been followed in the formation of the teams. New rules came into effect this season for relay teams.
For track teams they must be all girls same age group, all boys same age group or a mixed team made up of at least 1 boy from Under 9 to Under 12 or a mixed team made up of at least 1 boy from Under 13 to Under 17.
This is why there are a number of mixed Under 9 to under 12 teams. There are also a number of mixed Under 13 to Under 17 teams.
Everyone gets to run as part of a team.
Field events can only be all girls same age group, all boys same age group or a mixed team (boys and girls) same age group.
Family, Fun and Fitness
We look forward to seeing you at Relays on Saturday, or for those that have not nominated, we will resume our normal program on Saturday, November 20 at 8am.
Tweed Little Athletics.
We are excited to announce that the season will commence on Saturday, October 23 at 8:00am.
All athletes must participate in a warm-up led by the senior athletes at 8:00am before moving to their events. The canteen will be open and we welcome back our coffee van!
Uniform sales and registration pack collection will be available on Thursday, October 21 from 4:30pm to 6:00pm or on Saturday from 7:30am.
The two week trial for those wanting to try little athletics before signing up will be held on Saturday, October 23 and 30.
$20 for two weeks. If you have not already registered as a trialist, simply complete the form: 2021_2022-Trialist-Registration-Form.pdf
Rules and Reminders
Just a reminder that a parent or guardian must be present at all times. We require assistance to run events for all age groups.
Little Athletics is a smoke-free environment.
No dogs are allowed at Walter Peate Oval as per our council agreement.
Athletes aged Under 11 and above are permitted to wear spikes for jumps, javelin and laned events. They must be removed before leaving an event or the track.
A relay day will be held on Saturday, November 13 for athletes aged Under 6 to Under 17.
Relays is a team event competition, where athletes can compete in up to 5 events. The track teams comprise of four athletes, and the field teams comprise of the total number of nominated athletes for that age groups’ event. Athletes will need to be fully paid and registered by October 30 to participate.
A nomination form must be completed: Tweed Regional Relays Nomination Form.pdf
News and Events
Please refer to the Registration Booklet for information about the club, committee details, uniform requirements and the 2021-22 season calendar.
Please ensure that you selected YES to mailing on the ResultsHQ Family Portal to receive emails and updates from the club.
Visit our website at www.tweedlac.org.au or follow us on Facebook and Instagram at Tweed Little Athletics.
Queensland Border Closure
Tweed Little Athletics and Little Athletics Queensland do not endorse attendance at any competitions or carnivals held by LAQ or QA in Queensland for anyone residing in NSW as it is in breach of current Queensland Border Restrictions.
Crossing the border is currently restricted to essential purposes only, participation in sport is not a valid reason.
Please comply with this current law and respect the safety of all of our community.
Covid-19 Safety Plan
Tweed Little Athletics have completed a NSW Government Covid-19 Safety Plan and comply with public health orders and restrictions, as per NSW Health guidelines children under the age of 15 do not need to be vaccinated to participate.
Please do not attend on days if you or your child are feeling unwell.
All committee members and coaches are double vaccinated.
Please sign in using the QR code each week.
Hand sanitiser and disinfectant for equipment are available for use at each event.
This means our small group sessions are back!
👉 Small sessions (up to 15 athletes) in sprints, high jump and javelin this Saturday 2 October at Walter Peate.
👉 If you would like to join in, please email us as there are limited spots remaining. All previously registered participants are automatically included and don’t need to re-register.
*** Please note this is for registered and paid athletes only ***
If you have not yet registered, there is still time!
See you on Saturday!
With our season starting in a few weeks all the information on upcoming dates and details about the club can be found in the Tweed Registration Booklet
Sign up online now.
Come to registration pack collection and uniform collection 8am – 11am Saturday 11 September