CENTRE EVENTS /
Athletes compete in running, throwing and jumping events in a program suited to the age and development of the athlete. The focus of the athletes is to perform at their personal best. Most Centres will offer training nights focussed on skill development.
REGION CARNIVALS /
All Regions host these Region Carnival events each season:
- Region Relays
- Region Track & Field
- Region Cross Country
Note: Some Regions may conduct a Region Combined Events Carnival.
Athletes may enter Region Carnivals, dependent on the entry qualifications having been met for that particular Carnival. The Region Relays, Track & Field and Cross Country Championships are the qualifying competition for the respective State Championship event.
STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS /
Little Athletics Victoria hosts these State Championship events each season:
|Championship||Qualifying Carnival||Age Groups||Maximum Events|
|State Relays Championships||Region Relay Carnivals||U9 – U16||Three|
|State Combined Events Championships||U9 – U16||Five – Seven|
|State Track & Field Championships||Region Track & Field Carnivals||U9 – U16||Four|
|State Road Relays Championships||U9 – U16||One|
|State Cross Country Championships||Region Cross Country Carnivals||U9 – U16||One|
NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS /
Little Athletics Victoria is also involved in the Australian Little Athletics Championships (ALAC).
This is an annual team’s based national championships for the U13 and U15 age groups.