Competition

NOTE - SPIKES - the only spikes permitted at QSAC are christmas tree and pyramid 7mm.

upcoming competitions

Garry Brown Shield

Date: 11 Feb 23

Location: State Athletics Facility

Townsville Sunset Series - Meet 2

Date: 11 Feb 23

Location: Townsville Sport Reserve

QMA State Championships 2023

Date: 18 Feb 23 - 19 Feb 23

Location: State Athletics Facility

Pole Vault Series Meet #2

Date: 18 Feb 23

Location: University of the Sunshine Coast Athletics Track

USCAC Mini Meet #8 (22/23)

Date: 21 Feb 23

Location:

Dane Bird-Smith Shield

Date: 25 Feb 23

Location: State Athletics Facility

Qld 10000m Race Walking Championship

Date: 25 Feb 23

Location: State Athletics Facility

Qld 3000m Championship

Date: 01 Mar 23

Location: State Athletics Facility

Queensland Athletics Championships

Date: 09 Mar 23

Location: QSAC Main Stadium

Darren Thrupp Shield

Date: 18 Mar 23

Location: State Athletics Facility

11 Feb 23
Garry Brown Shield

This meet holds a World Athletics and Athletics Australia permit, so athletes can qualify for international and national competition, accumulate World Athletics ranking points, break Qld Athletics and Athletics Australia records, and have their performances added to World Ahletics top lists. 

 

Entries close 9am Friday 10 February 2023
There will be no late entries. 

 

Platinum Membership – FREE
Gold/ANQ Membership - $15 all events
Base/Qrun Membership - $25 all events

 

To upgrade your membership, head to the Membership Toolbox on our Join page.

 

Interstate Entry

 

Ensure you have read and understand the Competition Rules (link above).

Weights & Implements Specifications - only 2 personal implements (per event) can be checked in

Hurdles Specifications

  

Under 11/Under 12/Under 13 athletes in eligible field events will compete using Under 14 specifications. Hammer/Javelin/Pole Vault/Hurdles/Steeplechase/3000m/5000m/10000m will not be available for athletes under 12 years of age.

 

Shield Meets - Implement check in cut-off is 90 minutes before your event start time.
Championships – Implement check in cut-off is 2 hours before your event start time.

 

Seeding: 

- A Grade field events will be capped at 10, with priority given to U20 and Open athletes (as per new World Athletics guidelines) and will receive 4 attempts only.

- B Grade field events will receive 4 attempts only.

- Para athletes will need to meet 95% of the relevant international qualifying standard to be placed into the A Grade and to make the top 8 (to be determined once qualifiers are released by Athletics Australia).

- Placement into A Grade/B Grade is based on performance only, not age group (Open/Under 20 athletes are not guaranteed a place in A Grade).

 

We support the wearing of your club uniform, however we do not enforce it.
We do not use bibs; however if you are from another state or region, you may certainly wear yours!

***Please ensure you have read and understand the competition rules before entering.***

11 Feb 23
Townsville Sunset Series - Meet 2

Everyone is Welcome to Compete! 
 
Townsville North Star Athletics club partnered with SUBWAY North Ward togethor offer these low-cost, fun-filled meets to all athletes 9 years (DOB 2014) through to Masters. 

These meets are designed for *everyone, 2022 registered club members and non-club members alike, so ALL VISITORS ARE WELCOME ! 

** All Non-club member athletes must register as a Townsville North Star base member first (once off $26 fee) before registering at any of our Sunset Series Meets.

18 Feb 23 - 19 Feb 23
QMA State Championships 2023

  • All current members of Qld Athletics and Qrun are eligible to enter the QMA Champoinships.
  • Entries close Sunday 12th February
  • Entry Fees - $20 registration + $10 per individual event

18 Feb 23
Pole Vault Series Meet #2

Saturday February 18th @ the University of the Sunshine Coast (Sippy Downs)

Start Time: TBC

Entries Cloase: 9:00am Friday Feb 17th

21 Feb 23
USCAC Mini Meet #8 (22/23)
25 Feb 23
Dane Bird-Smith Shield

This meet holds a World Athletics and Athletics Australia permit, so athletes can qualify for international and national competition, accumulate World Athletics ranking points, break Qld Athletics and Athletics Australia records, and have their performances added to World Ahletics top lists. 

 

Entries close 9am Friday 24 February 2023
There will be no late entries. 

 

Platinum Membership – FREE
Gold/ANQ Membership - $15 all events
Base/Qrun Membership - $25 all events

 

To upgrade your membership, head to the Membership Toolbox on our Join page.

 

Interstate Entry

 

Ensure you have read and understand the Competition Rules (link above).

Weights & Implements Specifications - only 2 personal implements (per event) can be checked in

Hurdles Specifications

  

Under 11/Under 12/Under 13 athletes in eligible field events will compete using Under 14 specifications. Hammer/Javelin/Pole Vault/Hurdles/Steeplechase/3000m/5000m/10000m will not be available for athletes under 12 years of age.

 

Shield Meets - Implement check in cut-off is 90 minutes before your event start time.
Championships – Implement check in cut-off is 2 hours before your event start time.

 

Seeding: 

- A Grade field events will be capped at 10, with priority given to U20 and Open athletes (as per new World Athletics guidelines) and will receive 4 attempts only.

- B Grade field events will receive 4 attempts only.

- Para athletes will need to meet 95% of the relevant international qualifying standard to be placed into the A Grade and to make the top 8 (to be determined once qualifiers are released by Athletics Australia).

- Placement into A Grade/B Grade is based on performance only, not age group (Open/Under 20 athletes are not guaranteed a place in A Grade).

 

We support the wearing of your club uniform, however we do not enforce it.
We do not use bibs; however if you are from another state or region, you may certainly wear yours!

***Please ensure you have read and understand the competition rules before entering.***

25 Feb 23
Qld 10000m Race Walking Championship

More details to come shortly.

01 Mar 23
Qld 3000m Championship

More details to come shortly.

09 Mar 23
Queensland Athletics Championships

This meet holds a World Athletics and Athletics Australia permit, so athletes can qualify for international and national competition, accumulate World Athletics ranking points, break Qld Athletics and Athletics Australia records, and have their performances added to World Ahletics top lists. 

 

The Qld Athletics Championships will now include the U13 age group.

The timetable and entries will be adjusted to include the appropriate events within the next week. 

Those who have entered in the Under 14’s age group, but born in 2011, will be moved to the correct age group.

 

Event information can be found on the REGISTER link above.

 

Athletes and Coaches are free, all other spectators must purchase a ticket HERE before arrival (QR codes will be available at the gate) - NO CASH.

 

18 Mar 23
Darren Thrupp Shield

This meet holds a World Athletics and Athletics Australia permit, so athletes can qualify for international and national competition, accumulate World Athletics ranking points, break Qld Athletics and Athletics Australia records, and have their performances added to World Ahletics top lists. 

 

Entries close 9am Friday 17 March 2023

There will be no late entries.

 

Platinum Membership – FREE
Gold/ANQ Membership - $15 all events
Base/Qrun Membership - $25 all events

 

To upgrade your membership, head to the Membership Toolbox on our Join page.

 

Interstate Entry

 

Ensure you have read and understand the Competition Rules.

Weights & Implements Specifications - only 2 personal implements (per event) can be checked in

Hurdles Specifications

 

Under 11/Under 12/Under 13 athletes in eligible field events will compete using Under 14 specifications. Hammer/Javelin/Pole Vault/Hurdles/Steeplechase/3000m/5000m/10000m will not be available for athletes under 12 years of age.

 

Shield Meets - Implement check in cut-off is 90 minutes before your event start time.
Championships – Implement check in cut-off is 2 hours before your event start time.

 

Seeding:

- A Grade field events will be capped at 10, with priority given to U20 and Open athletes (as per new World Athletics guidelines) and will receive 4 attempts only.

- B Grade field events will receive 4 attempts only.

- Para athletes will need to meet 95% of the relevant international qualifying standard to be placed into the A Grade and to make the top 8 (to be determined once qualifiers are released by Athletics Australia).

- Placement into A Grade/B Grade is based on performance only, not age group (Open/Under 20 athletes are not guaranteed a place in A Grade).

 

We support the wearing of your club uniform, however we do not enforce it.
We do not use bibs; however if you are from another state or region, you may certainly wear yours!

***Please ensure you have read and understand the competition rules before entering.***