Dane Bird-Smith Shield
25 Feb 23
Location: State Athletics Facility
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.
Ensure you have read and understand the Competition Rules (link above).
Weights & Implements Specifications - only 2 personal implements (per event) can be checked in
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.
- 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.***