Season Age Group Updates 2018-19

Lisa Jones Rules & Regulations

From the commencement of the 2018/2019 competition season, Little Athletics across Australia is changing the date on which it determines its age groups from the 30th September to the 31st December.

Athletes born during the period 1 October to 31 December will progress up an additional age group (i.e. two age groups) in the 2018/2019 season.

Tiny Tots: Children who are 3 or 4 years of age can participate in the Tiny Tots age group. Children who are only 2 years of age as at 1 October but turn 3 years of age between 1 October and 31 December will not be eligible to register until their third birthday.

Australian Little Athletics Championships: Eligibility criteria for the Australian Little Athletics Championships (ALACs) have been adjusted to include athletes affected by the age group change. Athletes born between 1st October 2005 through to the 31st December 2006 being eligible for the U13 team, and athletes born between 1st October 2003 through to the 31st December 2004 being eligible for the U15 Multi-Event team.

For further information please contact Little Athletics Tasmania at office@taslittleathletics.com.au or on 1300 888 713.