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Track & Field

Track & Field Membership

Track & Field Membership for 2017 to 2018 is now open! Please go to our Join page to join up.

Summer Track & Field Season 2017/2018

Summer Track & Field Is Here!

We are about to embark on a new season of summer athletics

We would like to invite all grade 12+ athletes returning to Port Hills for our new summer athletics season to our “Pre-season training sessions
Meet at the Port Hills Clubrooms at Hanson’s Park ready for a 3pm start Sunday 10th, 17th & 24th September. These sessions will run for one hour. We look forward to seeing you all there.

Our first Interclub competition at Rawhiti Domain is on: Saturday 14th October. Keep this date free, more details to follow…

Club night for grade 7 – 11 years: will be run on Monday evenings at Hanson’s Park, starting October 9th. Time to be confirmed – This is a parent interactive programme. We will be rostering all parents to help set the gear out, put the gear away and help with events. More details will follow…

Specialised training: Tuesday evenings for our grade 12 + athletes. Starting Tuesday 26 September 6-7.30pm  and Thursday evenings for our grade 7-14 athletes, starting Thursday 28 September 6-7.30pm. We are confirming our age group trainers and will post this on our website once finalised

Important dates to mark in your calendar:

Colgate Games – North Island – Auckland 5-7 January 2018
Colgate Games – South Island – Timaru 12-14 January 2018
Port Hills Club Champs – 11 February 2018
CCAA Canterbury Champs – Timaru 3-4 March 2018

For more information, please download this Information PDF

  • Port Hills Athletic Track and Field
  • Port Hills Athletic Track and Field

The Club Week

Port Hills have club nights, fitness training, technical training, middle distance training and competition opportunities on several days of the week catering for different ages depending on the training. Please see the following sections for more details of times and locations.

Port Hills Athletic - Calendar Monday

Club Night 5:45 to 7:15 PM

Club nights cater for ages 11 and under and involve the children experiencing and competing at a club only level allowing them a safe and fun environment to experience track and field.

Location: Hansen Park

Port Hills Athletic - Calendar Tuesday

Middle Distance 5:00 to 6:00 PM

Middle distance training nights cater for ages 13 and older. Distances 1500m and 3000m.

Location: Hansen Park

Port Hills Athletic - Calendar Tuesday

Hurdles 5:20 to 5:50 PM

Hurdles training nights cater for ages 12 and older.

Location: Hansen Park

Port Hills Athletic - Calendar Tuesday

Fitness Night 5:50 to 7:00 PM

Fitness nights cater for ages 12 and over and work on fitness specific to track and field.

Location: Hansen Park

Port Hills Athletic - Calendar Thursday

Middle Distance 5:00 to 6:00 PM

Middle distance training nights cater for ages 13 and older. Distances 1500m and 3000m.

Location: Hansen Park

Port Hills Athletic - Calendar Thursday

Technical Training 5:50 PM

Technical training nights cater for ages 7 to 14 and work on all technical aspects relating to all events.

Location: Hansen Park

Port Hills Athletic - Calendar Saturday

Junior Interclub Mornings

For athletes aged 14 and under who register with Canterbury Childrens Athletics, there is a Saturday morning competition.

Location: Check the club calendar

Port Hills Athletic - Calendar Saturday

Senior Interclub Afternoons

For athletes aged 14 and older who are registered with Athletics Canterbury, there is a Saturday afternoon competition.

Location: Check the club calendar

Calendar

The 2017/2018 season calendar is available as a PDF document/download as per below:
Port Hills Athletic PDF Port Hills Athletic Track & Field Calendar 2017/2018

Join

If you’d like to join us for the summer season, select the Join option from the menu or click here.

Competition Age

The age of an athlete is his or her age as at 31st December for the season start year. If the season starts in the year 2016, the age of the athlete is taken as their age at 31st December 2016.

E.g. If an athlete is aged 9 on 31st December 2016 and turns 10 in 2017, their age for the entire season is 9.

Club Best Performances

As at 27th November 2016, the following documents show the best performances for Port Hills Athletics, Children’s Track & Field.

Port Hills Athletic PDF Best Performances for Track

Port Hills Athletic PDF Best Performances for Field

Port Hills Athletic PDF Criteria For Best Performances

To make an application for a Port Hills Athletic best performance, the following application is available:

Port Hills Athletic PDF Record Application Form

Port Hills Athletic - Contact Contacts

Sarah ClappTrack & Field Club Captain