Being affiliated to the Hawera Athletics Club you will a part of a great team, everyone is welcome. We are based at Hicks Park, Waihi Road, Hawera
Our club membership is approximately 240. We pride ourselves on the enjoyment and participation of all Athletes, Officials, parents and caregivers.
Check out our new online registration form at the top of the page, this makes it easier to become a member, payments can also be made online or through the office. Our club night is Tuesdays from the 2nd October 2012 starting at 5.30 for the Six year olds to Seniors, and 6pm sharp for the two - five year olds on the back straight.
We break over Christmas, the last night this year will be the 18th December, restarting again on the 22nd January 2013. The season concludes 26th March 2013.
All children must wear their club registration numbers on club night. This assists the officials in the recording of athlete's names at each particular event.
Inter club athletics (Ribbon Days) are held throughout the summer at the different clubs within the Taranaki area. These are held on Sundays from 10 am till about 2.30 pm. All children 7 and over are eligible to compete. Ribbons are handed out for 1st, 2nd & 3rd placings. There is an entry fee of $1.00 which enters you into the draw for a spot prize. Correct Club uniform must be worn by all competitors.
We hold a training session most Tuesday nights before Club night begins. also at the start of events on the night to ensure that the althele is starting, throwing or jumping correctly.
The North Island and South Island Colgate Games are for 7-14year olds. This is a National event and both events are held in January 2013
Any Athletes interested in joining the already succesful Colgate team, please liaise with one of the club organisers for details or contact the office. http://www.athletics.org.nz/Resource.aspx?ID=15602
for an entry form, entries close 13th November. For more information about Colgate 2013
Disruptions and delays can happen in the programme, we appreciate your patience. The success of the club running smoothly, is reliant on parent help. It is appreciated if parents/caregivers are able to assist whether it be in setting up equipment prior to starting, storing away at the end of competition, or lending a hand coaching/assisting at each event as your child rotates.
I am sure your child will enjoy their season.
We would like to thank the following businesses and Organisations for there support this season:
Supporting us to support you.
Southern Rugby Football Club
N O T I C E B O A R D
As our season comes to an end, we would like to say thanks to all Volunteers, Members and Committee Members - for your time and energy ensuring that our athletes (young and old) get coaching, encouragement and support to become the very best they can be, and that our sport of Athletics continues to prosper... all because of YOU.
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