2012 AWD Junior Championships
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All ages 12 (at 31.12.12) – 19 (at 31.12.12) are encouraged to enter! Athletes turning 20 this year are not eligible for the junior competition, however it is expected that AWD events will be offered at the ACT Interclub running in conjunction with this championships.
Implement weights appropriate to age will be used (e.g. a 13yr old will use the U14 implement weight, competing against a 15 yr old using a U16 implement weight).
Only one set of medals will be offered for the two age groups (U20 and U16) in each event. A ribbon will be given to each athlete who finishes in fourth place and onward. For example a 14yr old may place 1st, 12yr old 2nd, 15yr old 3rd and 13yr old 4th in a U16 event, to which one set of medals will be given.
ACT SPORT ‘BE THE BEST YOU CAN BE’ INVITATIONAL EVENTS
National level classification will be delivered for athletes with a Physical impairment only on the 9th & 10th of November 2012, athletes requiring classification must be available at the beginning of the classification period on Friday 9th November.
Athletes with an intellectual, vision or hearing impairment and transplantees requiring classification click here to see classification services document for details on how to get classified.
any athlete intending to compete must have a formally recognised National level classification, check your classification status here.
Click here for online entry.
Click here for the qualifying standards.
Click here for the event list.
For more information click here.