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By Post to: PO Box 87
Greenwith SA 5125
Find us at:
Tilley Reserve, Hancock Road, Surrey Downs
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HOME MEET #2 - SATURDAY 22 OCTOBER
Whilst we had windy conditions for Home Meet #1 it was generally sunny and fine, much better than the weather was on Sunday!!
We return this coming weekend for Home Meet #2 and the same applies if you didn't last week in that you need to be registered online by 5pm Friday. This applies to registrations and new athletes who want to come and try.
If you participated in your first come and try last weekend, you do not need to register again online, just go to the registration desk and tick your name off to confirm your attendance.The wait is almost over!! Season 2016/2017 gets underway this weekend. Go to our MEMBERSHIP page for all the registration details and fees.
Whilst we will have GGLAC uniform items for sale, do not worry if you don't have a uniform yet, simply come along in suitable clothing to run, throw and jump in. Shorts, t-shirt (no singlets) and sneakers (must be closed toe) are ideal and don't forget your water bottle to help you keep hydrated. With sunny, warm conditions we ask that families are sun smart and apply sun screen and wear a hat.
For returning athletes we ask that you remove last season's Rego number and age group badges. The Jetstar badge is to remain on your uniform for this season. By removing last season's badges will assist Officials ensure athletes are competing in the correct age group.
We ask that parents please name clothing, hats and drink bottles so we can return items.
We will again be there early to process membership payments, issue of membership bags and to sell uniform items. Please arrive early to allow plenty of time to be ready to commence at 8.45am.
COME AND TRY
Want to try Little Athletics before registering then come along to any home meet and participate on a come and try basis for free. If you are considering to come and try this weekend, you will need to be registered online by 5pm Friday 21 October.
NORTHERN METRO REGIONAL GAMES - SUNDAY 6 NOVEMBER AT MUNNO PARA LAC
The Northern Metro Regional Day is being hosted by Munno Para LAC at Kooranowa Reserve, Vincent Rd, Smithfield Plains. This meet is open to all registered athletes from Tiny Tots to U17 and is a fixed program. There is no entry fee or registration form to attend this meet and all attending participants will receive a badge of participation. Unfortunately come and try can not attend this competition.
GGLAC have Long Jump 1the day with event times of 9.30, 10.10, 11.00, 12.00, 12.50 and 2.10 and Long Jump 2 at 9.30am. Meets like this do not happen without the support of parents and we ask for your assistance throughout the day. No qualifications or special skills are needed. Please help out at one (or more) of these session times to ensure the events are held for the athletes.
Athletes need to be in full GGLAC uniform with registration, age group and jetstar badges affixed as per the uniform guidelines on our website and on page 5 of your handbook. Please be at the grounds at least 15 minutes prior to your first event or earlier if possible to assist with running of the Long Jump events. More details are on our Program page.
SEASON PROGRAM 2016/2017
The season gets underway on Saturday 15 October at Tilley Reserve from 8.45am. The full season program is now available for download and our Program page has all the details of Association and Regional meets. The set of Home Meet programs can now be downloaded. Please note we will not be advertising which program will be used each week and the committee reserves the right to amend the program on the day (ie weather, etc).
Rodney is currently holding training sessions on Mondays from 4.30pm-5.30pm, meet at the Long Jump pits. If you plan to attend please email Rodney so that he has your details to let you know if training is changed or cancelled.
All the results for the season will be posted on our Results Page. Home Meet #1 results have been delayed due to issues with the Membership system and once fixed by SALAA the results will be posted on our website.
GGLAC is seeking sponsors for 2015/2016. If you are interested in being involved with our club please read
our Sponsorship Information with details of the packages available.
Please email us or phone Chris Hentschke (number is in the information brochure) for more information.
UNIFORMS - REMOVAL AND SEWING OF BADGES
One of our parents Jenny Ridley (Pins 'n' Needles) has offered to remove old badges and sew on the new badges for a nominal fee. Please contact Jenny by email to find out more or speak to her at a home meet.
For our older athletes, if you are thinking of competing at a senior level or want some additional training, go to Salisbury Athletics Club or TTG Athletic Club to find out more.