Competition

2025 Qld Road Running Championship Events:

2nd June - Brisbane Marathon Festival - 10km 
7th July - Gold Coast Marathon - Marathon
4th Aug - Townsville Running Festival - 5km
11th Aug - Sunshine Coast Running Festival - Half Marathon 

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All Time List - Men
All Time List - Women

upcoming competitions

UQ Winter All Comers Meet #1

Date: 20 Jul 24

Location:

CC24 State Championship

Date: 27 Jul 24

Location: Victoria Park

2024 Qld Road Walking Championships

Date: 28 Jul 24

Location: QSAC Main Stadium

UQ Winter All Comers Meet #2

Date: 11 Aug 24

Location:

Ipswich winter Carnival

Date: 18 Aug 24

Location:

UQ Winter All Comers Meet #3

Date: 14 Sep 24

Location:

Qld All Schools Championships

Date: 31 Oct 24 - 03 Nov 24

Location: QSAC Main Stadium

20 Jul 24
UQ Winter All Comers Meet #1

The UQ Athletics Club is pleased to announce it will host a Series of three Winter All Comer Meets at the UQ Athletics Centre in 2024  The series of three Meets will lead in to the Queensland Athletics season beginning in October.

It is anticipated the Meet Series will cater for school age athletes preparing for District, Regional and State championships.  The meets are also an opportunity for Open athletes involved in winter training to assess their training progression. 

All athletes competing must be registered with Queensland Athletics for insurance purposes. Athletes who wish to compete and are not registered with Queensland Athletics, should first register, at least as a Base Member, at $12 (link can be found on the QA "JOIN" page).  They are then able to lodge an entry.  All UQAC Meets hold a Qld Athletics Club Permit.

WHO CAN ENTER:

  • The Meets are open to anyone 10 years and over (Born 2014 or earlier). To be eligible to compete athletes must have turned 10 years by the 31st December, 2024

HOW TO ENTER:

  • Entries will be submitted online. Entries will close at 9:00 am on the Friday before the meet.
  • Athletes must be registered with Qld Athletics, at least as a base member, to be eligible to compete.
  • Entries will not be accepted after online entries close

WHERE ARE THE MEETS CONDUCTED:

  • The meets are conducted at the UQ Athletic Centre on Sir William MacGregor Drive, St Lucia.

ENTRY FEES:

  • The fee to compete is $22 with no limit on the number of events an athlete may enter

27 Jul 24
CC24 State Championship

ENTRIES CLOSE: 9am Tuesday 23rd July 2024 - no late entries will be accepted.

 

Technical Regulations

COURSE MAP - COMPETITION RULES & TIMETABLE

National CC Information & Criteria

 

Parking (READ CAREFULLY): 
1. DO NOT PARK IN THE CAR PARK OFF HERSTON ROAD - you will be towed.
2. Please park on Gilchrist Avenue (do not park in the gardens at the end of this road - you will be fined) - the football fields next to the railway line will be open for FREE parking - see map and note that this car park will close at 5.30pm; if you are still parked here after this we are unable to assist you. An after hours surcharge will apply.

 

All athletes are invited to participate in the Queensland Athletics Cross Country Championships at Victoria Park.

There are no qualifying standards – everyone is welcome. Our aim is to provide a safe and enjoyable, yet challenging, cross country experience for all athletes while also providing a pathway for athletes to progress within the sport.

The championships also act as a selection trial for the Queensland Athletics Team which will compete at the 2024 Australian Cross Country Championships. 

The Selection Criteria and Selection Policy can be found on the Athlete's page of the Qld Athletics website.

Queensland Championship medals are awarded to individuals and teams in each age group.

 

You must be a member of Qld Athletics, Qrun or Athletics North Qld to enter. If you are not a current member go to the Qld Athletics or Qrun membership page and join via a club. For casual membership direct QA membership can be found in the Membership Toolbox.

 

Entry Fee: $30 for Base/Qrun members, $20 for Gold/ANQ members, $0 Platinum members

 

On the day: As you will need bib numbers for this event you will need to check in at the QA Information area. Plan to be at the venue with enough time to collect your bib, get a feel for the course area and warm up. Be at the start area 15 minutes before your actual start time.

 

Rules to remember:
- do not pace/run alongside your child
- do not cut corners or cut short your course at all
- don't jostle/obstruct another athlete from their race
- do not run with earpods/headphones
- keep your gear on (bib, club shirt, etc) in competition (right up to medal presentation)
- U20 and Opens are required to adhere to the World Athletics shoes regulations
- be courteous at all times (no swearing, etc)
- keep within the course (red on the left, white on the right)

 and of course have a great day with us at the Qld Athletics Cross Country Championships!

 

Pathway to Nationals
At this time - from each age group - we will take the first 3 from All Schools and the top 9 at the State Championships in July.

Age Groups:
U11* - U12 - U13 - U14 - U15
U16 - U17 - U18 - U19 - U20
Open

Para U11 - Para U12 - Para U13
Para U15 - Para U17 - Para U20
Para Open

*the lowest age accepted onto the team will be age 10 as at 31 December 2024.

In order to be considered for the state team you must compete at either the All Schools or State Championship.

More to come as the winter season progresses.

28 Jul 24
2024 Qld Road Walking Championships

COURSE MAP

Car parking can be around the ring road as the event will be held within the confines of the stadium.

11 Aug 24
UQ Winter All Comers Meet #2

The UQ Athletics Club is pleased to announce it will host a Series of three Winter All Comer Meets at the UQ Athletics Centre in 2024  The series of three Meets will lead in to the Queensland Athletics season beginning in October.

It is anticipated the Meet Series will cater for school age athletes preparing for District, Regional and State championships.  The meets are also an opportunity for Open athletes involved in winter training to assess their training progression. 

All athletes competing must be registered with Queensland Athletics for insurance purposes. Athletes who wish to compete and are not registered with Queensland Athletics, should first register, at least as a Base Member, at $12 (link can be found on the QA "JOIN" page).  They are then able to lodge an entry.  All UQAC Meets hold a Qld Athletics Club Permit.

WHO CAN ENTER:

  • The Meets are open to anyone 10 years and over (Born 2014 or earlier). To be eligible to compete athletes must have turned 10 years by the 31st December, 2024

HOW TO ENTER:

  • Entries will be submitted online. Entries will close at 9:00 am on the Friday before the meet.
  • Athletes must be registered with Qld Athletics, at least as a base member, to be eligible to compete.
  • Entries will not be accepted after online entries close

WHERE ARE THE MEETS CONDUCTED:

  • The meets are conducted at the UQ Athletic Centre on Sir William MacGregor Drive, St Lucia.

ENTRY FEES:

  • The fee to compete is $22 with no limit on the number of events an athlete may enter

PROGRAMME:

  • Program for Meet #2 is available on the QA web site 

18 Aug 24
Ipswich winter Carnival

Further details can be found on the Ipswich & District Athletics website at https://www.ipswichathletics.org.au/winter-carnival

14 Sep 24
UQ Winter All Comers Meet #3

The UQ Athletics Club is pleased to announce it will host a Series of three Winter All Comer Meets at the UQ Athletics Centre in 2024  The series of three Meets will lead in to the Queensland Athletics season beginning in October.

It is anticipated the Meet Series will cater for school age athletes preparing for District, Regional and State championships.  The meets are also an opportunity for Open athletes involved in winter training to assess their training progression. 

All athletes competing must be registered with Queensland Athletics for insurance purposes. Athletes who wish to compete and are not registered with Queensland Athletics, should first register, at least as a Base Member, at $12 (link can be found on the QA "JOIN" page).  They are then able to lodge an entry.  All UQAC Meets hold a Qld Athletics Club Permit.

WHO CAN ENTER:

  • The Meets are open to anyone 10 years and over (Born 2014 or earlier). To be eligible to compete athletes must have turned 10 years by the 31st December, 2024

HOW TO ENTER:

  • Entries will be submitted online. Entries will close at 9:00 am on the Friday before the meet.
  • Athletes must be registered with Qld Athletics, at least as a base member, to be eligible to compete.
  • Entries will not be accepted after online entries close

WHERE ARE THE MEETS CONDUCTED:

  • The meets are conducted at the UQ Athletic Centre on Sir William MacGregor Drive, St Lucia.

ENTRY FEES:

  • The fee to compete is $22 with no limit on the number of events an athlete may enter

31 Oct 24 - 03 Nov 24
Qld All Schools Championships

Details coming soon!