Track & Field

The Track & Field section of the club operates from September through to March each year. We cater for all ages and offer specific training for the junior section of the club (ages 18 and under). If you’re older than 18, please get in touch via the Contact page and we can discuss what options are available for training for you depending on what discipline you’re interested in.

Club Night

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. Club night operates on a Monday night from October through to March each year. See the Club Week below for more details on time and location.

Season Calendar

The season calendar is for 2018 & 2019 (through to March/April 2019)

2018 & 2019 Track & Field Calendar

The Club Week

The club week shows the regular training & events that are on during the year along with the day, time and location where appropriate. To confirm if the training or event is actually on for a specific week, refer to the season calendar.

Club Night, 5:30PM to 7:00PM, Hansen Park
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.

Middle Distance, 5:00PM to 6:00PM, Hansen Park
Middle distance training nights cater for ages 12 and older. Distances 800m, 1500m and 3000m.

Hurdles, 5:00PM to 5:50PM, Hansen Park
Hurdles training nights cater for ages 12 and older.

Fitness, 5:50PM to 7:00PM, Hansen Park
Fitness nights cater for ages 12 and over and work on fitness specific to track and field.

Middle Distance, 5:00PM to 6:00PM, Hansen Park
Middle distance training nights cater for ages 12 and older. Distances 800m, 1500m and 3000m.

Technical Training, 5:30PM to 7:00PM, Hansen Park
Technical training nights cater for ages 7 to 14 and works on all technical aspects relating to all events.

Junior Interclub, Morning, See A/C Website
For athletes aged 14 and under who register with Canterbury Children’s Athletics, there is a Saturday morning competition.

Senior Interclub, Afternoon, See A/C Website
For athletes aged 14 and older who are registered with Athletics Canterbury, there is a Saturday afternoon competition.

NOTE: There will be other events available for registered athletes provided by Athletics Canterbury. To keep informed, go to the Athletics Canterbury website and check the season calendar.

Competition Age

The age of junior athlete (Under 18) is his or her age as at 31st December for the season start year. If the season starts in the year 2018, the age of the athlete is taken as their age at 31st December 2018.

E.g. If an athlete is aged 9 on 31st December 2018 and turns 10 in 2019, their age for the entire season is 9.

Club Best Performances

The following document is for the best performances for Port Hills Athletics, Children’s Track & Field and shows any records that are also Canterbury records.

21st Apr 2019 Club Best Performances

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

Criteria For Best Performance

Application For Best Performance

Our Track & Field Team

Amanda LandersJunior Club Captain Track & Field
To contact by phone, call 0272714918
The Track & Field Committee
Frouke Geertsma
Don Chittock
Nikki McAven
Sonya Hazlett