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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upcoming competitions

CC24 Brisbane Series #6

Date: 01 Jun 24

Location: Honeyeater Street Park

CC24 Brisbane Series #7

Date: 08 Jun 24

Location: Toowoomba Showgrounds

Sunshine Coast Winter Cross Country Series - Race #5

Date: 09 Jun 24

Location:

CC24 Relay Championships

Date: 15 Jun 24

Location: Nudgee College

Festival of Athletics

Date: 15 Jun 24 - 16 Jun 24

Location: Townsville Sport Reserve

CC24 Brisbane Series #8

Date: 22 Jun 24

Location: Biami Yumba Park

CC24 Brisbane Series #1 *RESCHEDULED*

Date: 30 Jun 24

Location: Minnippi Parklands

2024 Coast 2 Coast

Date: 12 Jul 24 - 14 Jul 24

Location:

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:

UQ Winter All Comers Meet #3

Date: 14 Sep 24

Location:

01 Jun 24
CC24 Brisbane Series #6

Registration for this event closes at 9am Fri 31 May 2023.

Course Map 1 - Course Map 2

Directions: access the main along Parksedge Street.

Brisbane Series Meet #6 is proudly hosted by Ashgrove Rangers.

Point Score Competition details (only club members are eligible)

  • You must be a financial member of Qld Athletics, Qrun or ANQ to enter - if you are not a member go to the Join page and join via a club. For casual membership direct QA membership can be found in the Membership Toolbox.
  • Entry is $12 per person - everybody pays as the Brisbane Series are club-run events and most of these funds go towards the clubs that do a fine job of running these (championships still offer reduced and free entry for Gold/Platinum members).
  • Family Discount - $36 for a family of 3 or more - if you have a family of more than 3 wishing to enter this event please DO NOT REGISTER HERE - send the names of the (registered) family members you wish to enter into this event to dave.brown@qldathletics.org.au BEFORE the close of registration (payment for discounted entry will be received separately).
  • There is no check in, just ensure you arrive with sufficient time to walk the course (before competition begins), collect your bib (look for the yellow "Info" flag) and be at the start area 10 minutes before your race start time.
  • Photos may be taken across the series. If you do not wish to be included then at the start line form a X with your arms so the photographer (who will be wearing a hi-vis vest) can note this.

 

As the Brisbane Series events are club-run events we appreciate and rely on the valuable input of each club and their volunteers. Please show your gratitude and support at each of these events.

08 Jun 24
CC24 Brisbane Series #7

Registration for this event closes at 9am Fri 07 June 2023.

Course Map

Directions: access the main area down Glenvale Road.

Brisbane Series Meet #7 is proudly hosted by Darling Downs Athletics Club.

Point Score Competition details (only club members are eligible)

  • You must be a financial member of Qld Athletics, Qrun or ANQ to enter - if you are not a member go to the Join page and join via a club. For casual membership direct QA membership can be found in the Membership Toolbox.
  • Entry is $12 per person - everybody pays as the Brisbane Series are club-run events and most of these funds go towards the clubs that do a fine job of running these (championships still offer reduced and free entry for Gold/Platinum members).
  • Family Discount - $36 for a family of 3 or more - if you have a family of more than 3 wishing to enter this event please DO NOT REGISTER HERE - send the names of the (registered) family members you wish to enter into this event to dave.brown@qldathletics.org.au BEFORE the close of registration (payment for discounted entry will be received separately).
  • There is no check in, just ensure you arrive with sufficient time to walk the course (before competition begins), collect your bib (look for the yellow "Info" flag) and be at the start area 10 minutes before your race start time.
  • Photos may be taken across the series. If you do not wish to be included then at the start line form a X with your arms so the photographer (who will be wearing a hi-vis vest) can note this.

 

As the Brisbane Series events are club-run events we appreciate and rely on the valuable input of each club and their volunteers. Please show your gratitude and support at each of these events.

09 Jun 24
Sunshine Coast Winter Cross Country Series - Race #5

Date: 9 June (Last race & presentation)

Location: UniSC Track

Nominations close: THURSDAY - Midnight before the Sunday race.

Further Details - https://uscathleticsclub.asn.au/

15 Jun 24
CC24 Relay Championships

Please email info@qldathletics.org.au for entry forms if you have any issues downloading them.

ONLY CLUB SECRETARIES/SCHOOLS CAN SUBMIT TEAM ENTRIES - parents and coaches please contact your club/school coach to enter a team.

 

ENTRY FORM: Can be downloaded from here

Team Nomination Form (Excel): Please  email info@qldathletics.org.au for nomination spreadsheets

 

Queensland Athletics State Relay Championship

Date:               Saturday 15th June 2024

Venue:             Nudgee College, Boondall

Teams:             Open to team entries from Primary & Secondary schools, Qld Athletics & Qrun clubs & Little Athletics Queensland clubs.

                

ALL ATHLETES MUST BE A REGISTERED MEMBER OF QLD ATHLETICS

Age Groups:     See program for relevant age groups via link above

Entry Fee:        $30.00 per team of 3 runners

Entries Close:  No later than 9am Monday 10th June 2024. No late entries will be allowed.

                        Forms can be submitted by email to info@qldathletics.org.au

Program:         9.00am – 4.00pm (see program on Qld Athletics website)

Awards:           Schools – medals are awards to teams in each age group, plus trophies for the overall top primary (u7-12yrs) and secondary (13-19yrs) schools;

                        Clubs – medals are awarded to teams in each age group.

Competition Rules

 Queensland Championship medals will be awarded to the teams who place 1st, 2nd or 3rd in their age category. Refer to the program for each age group category.

 

  1. Trophies will be awarded to the overall top primary (u7-12yrs) school and secondary (13-19yrs) school for boys and girls at the conclusion of the Schools Championships.

    2.  The winning schools will be determined by a medal tally with points allocated for each medal won - gold 3pts, silver 2pts and bronze 1pt.  Ties for places in the tally will be split by referring to how many gold medals were won, then silver, then bronze.

  1. Teams must consist of three runners from the same school or club. Teams should consist of the same gender however one female is permitted to compete in a male team if required. Multi-class teams are exempt from this rule as per below:
    1. School teams must consist of students who are all currently attending the same school to be eligible for championship medallions. School athletes must wear their approved school athletic uniform during competition.
    2. Qld Athletics club teams must consist of athletes who have current membership with Qld Athletics through the same club to be eligible for championship medals. Club athletes are strongly encouraged to wear their club uniform during competition.
    3. Little Athletics club teams must consist of athletes who have current membership with Little Athletics Qld through the same centre to be eligible for championship medals. Little Athletics athletes must wear their club uniform during competition.
    4. Multi-Class Male teams may consist of any combination of 3 runners, at least one of which must be male.
  2. Age groups for school teams are calculated using the athlete’s age as at 31 December 2024 (year born) as indicated in the program. Minimum age is 6 years (born 2018). Age groups for QA/LAQ teams are calculated using the athlete’s age as at 31 December 2024 (year born) as indicated on the program. Minimum age is 6. Masters age groups are calculated using the athlete’s age on the day of the Championship.
  3. Younger athletes may compete in an older age group if required but may not compete in a younger age group. Masters athletes may compete in a younger Masters age group or Open age group.
  4. Teams must have at least one athlete of the correct age in a team. For example, a 14yrs team must contain at least one 14 year old (born 2010), not three 13 year old athletes. An Open team must have at least one athlete 20 years of age or over.
  5. An athlete may participate in a 2nd team if required as long as the team is a higher age group and competing in a separate race. However, no team can have three athletes running a 2nd time.
  6. Competitors are not permitted to run more than twice on the day.
  7. Athletes may NOT complete for more than one club on the day of competition.

15 Jun 24 - 16 Jun 24
Festival of Athletics

It’s your time to make some exciting and energetic moments in one of the oldest sports events in the world – Track and Field. Athletics for all is on show, with anyone, of any ability or age, welcomed to be part of the action.The Festival of Athletics will be offering a selection of running, jumping and throwing events for all.  Those competing will have the opportunity to vs their fellow age group while refining their skills and meeting new friends. 

Nominations are now open to for the 2024 Festival of Athletics. This event is open to all ages and abilities – regardless if your a club member or not. 

ENTRY FEES 
  • 4-9 Years – $30 unlimited events that are offered
  • 10 Years to Masters – $17 per event
  • Combined Events $50  
  • Throws Pentathlon $25

 Before registering, make sure you read through the Information Booklet and Event Selection section. 

If anyone is having issues with registering, please contact the ANQ office or email robyn.potts@athleticsnorthqld.org.au 

22 Jun 24
CC24 Brisbane Series #8

Registration for this event closes at 9am Fri 21 June 2023.

Course Map

Directions: access the main area down Fig Tree Pocket Road.

Brisbane Series Meet #8 is proudly hosted by Toowong Harriers Athletics Club.

Point Score Competition details (only club members are eligible)

  • You must be a financial member of Qld Athletics, Qrun or ANQ to enter - if you are not a member go to the Join page and join via a club. For casual membership direct QA membership can be found in the Membership Toolbox.
  • Entry is $12 per person - everybody pays as the Brisbane Series are club-run events and most of these funds go towards the clubs that do a fine job of running these (championships still offer reduced and free entry for Gold/Platinum members).
  • Family Discount - $36 for a family of 3 or more - if you have a family of more than 3 wishing to enter this event please DO NOT REGISTER HERE - send the names of the (registered) family members you wish to enter into this event to dave.brown@qldathletics.org.au BEFORE the close of registration (payment for discounted entry will be received separately).
  • There is no check in, just ensure you arrive with sufficient time to walk the course (before competition begins), collect your bib (look for the yellow "Info" flag) and be at the start area 10 minutes before your race start time.
  • Photos may be taken across the series. If you do not wish to be included then at the start line form a X with your arms so the photographer (who will be wearing a hi-vis vest) can note this.

 

As the Brisbane Series events are club-run events we appreciate and rely on the valuable input of each club and their volunteers. Please show your gratitude and support at each of these events.

30 Jun 24
CC24 Brisbane Series #1 *RESCHEDULED*

This is the rescheduled event that was originally set for Saturday 06 April. It is now SUNDAY 30th June.
 
Registration for this event now closes at 9am Fri 28 June 2024. 
 
Those who originally registered for the 06 April event have been brought over to this date - you do not need to register again.

 

Course Map

 

Directions: access the main area by Stanton Road West - off Greystone Street - off Wynnum Road.

Brisbane Series Meet #1 - Minippi Parklands is proudly hosted by Thompson Estate & Eastern Suburbs Athletics Club.

Point Score Competition details (only club members are eligible)

  • You must be a financial member of Qld Athletics, Qrun or ANQ to enter - if you are not a member go to the Join page and join via a club. For casual membership direct QA membership can be found in the Membership Toolbox.
  • Entry is $12 per person - everybody pays as the Brisbane Series are club-run events and most of these funds go towards the clubs that do a fine job of running these (championships still offer reduced and free entry for Gold/Platinum members).
  • Family Discount - $36 for a family of 3 or more - if you have a family of more than 3 wishing to enter this event please DO NOT REGISTER HERE - send the names of the (registered) family members you wish to enter into this event to dave.brown@qldathletics.org.au BEFORE the close of registration (payment for discounted entry will be received separately).
  • There is no check in, just ensure you arrive with sufficient time to walk the course (before competition begins), collect your bib (look for the yellow "Info" flag) and be at the start area 10 minutes before your race start time.
  • Photos may be taken across the series. If you do not wish to be included then at the start line form a X with your arms so the photographer (who will be wearing a hi-vis vest) can note this.

 

As the Brisbane Series events are club-run events we appreciate and rely on the valuable input of each club and their volunteers. Please show your gratitude and support at each of these events.

12 Jul 24 - 14 Jul 24
2024 Coast 2 Coast

International Meet
Gold Coast Performance Centre, Runaway Bay, Queensland

 

What: A Mid-Winter Track & Field Meet for Athletes


Age groups: Open, U20, U18, U16, male and female


Who: Athletes from the USA, New Zealand, Queensland, Interstate Australia and some
Pacific Islands


Hosted by: Gold Coast Victory Athletics Club Inc


Awards: Medals to first three placegetters in each of the three age groups plus relays


Registrations open: Monday, 13th May 2024


Entry fee: Early bird (13 May to 2 June) $27.50 (GST incl) per event

                    Standard entry (3 June to 2 July) $36.30 (GST incl) per event


Close of entries: 11:59pm Tuesday 2 July


Late entries (3 July to 5 July) $55.0 (GST incl) per event – conditions apply


Registrations Link :-


Link for Australian athletes will be available from the opening of registrations.


School groups and Overseas groups please contact Peter Hannan on
treasurer@goldcoastvictory.com.au for information regarding group entries. 

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

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