The annual Schools Knockout competition (SKO) is a short, sharp and fun competition that gives students an opportunity to participate in an inter-school, teams based, athletics meet. Participating sc
hools also have the opportunity to qualify for the prestigious Australian Schools Knockout Championships held in December.
SKO is a participation based event catering for secondary schools of all sizes and abilities – come along and give it a go! You only need 7-9 athletes per team, less for juniors. The competition will be conducted for the Junior (U15), Intermediate (U17) and Senior (U19) age divisions for boys and girls.
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Team entries close at 9am on Thursday 7th September.
The first two teams for each age group and gender will automatically qualify for the National School Knockout final to be held in Adelaide following the Australian All Schools. Other schools may receive a Wild Card entry for the National Final (more information on National SKO is available below).
National SKO Information National SKO Timetable