Sydney Track Classic
The premier event on the Athletics NSW Calendar which is conducted in collaboration with Athletics Australia and is a part of the Grand Prix series. Many of Australia’s and the world’s best athletes compete. It is delivered in a compact and exciting package which is televised on free to air television and in the past has had international stars such as Asafa Powell and Jeremy Wariner competing.
Hunter Track Classic
The Hunter Track Classic is one of the most exciting and innovative track and field meets on the calendar. The event part of the Athletics Australia national series and is highly regarded amongst athletes as one of the most enjoyable meets of the year.
The Athletics NSW Championship events are provided for junior, open, and masters aged athletes. They come in a number of formats including track and field, relays, and combined events. Athletics NSW has a proud history of state champions which have progressed through to national and international level competition.
Held over a series of rounds starting in mid october, the competitionis a way for all athletes to get involved in an organised competition. Athletes score points for their respective clubs which tally towards both the age group pennants and the overall Club Premiership trophy.
Allcomers competitions are open to all Athletics NSW registered athletes. The competition is graded allowing athletes of similar ability and standard to compete against one another. Runners are seeded in races based on previous performances.
An Athletics NSW permit meet is an athletics competition run by a NSW club that has been awarded permit status by Athletics NSW. These meets are conducted under IAAF rules, and allow athletes to qualify for National Championships and be eligible for rankings. Athletes cannot however, break records or post International Qualifiers. Many of the competitions will have a specific focus, for instance, a throws only meet for the Throwers Club, or a verticals jumps meet at Campbelltown.