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 30th September 2014 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 16th December, restarting again on the 27th January 2015. The season concludes 31th March 2015.
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
Any Athletes interested in joining the already succesful Colgate team, please liaise with one of the club organisers for details or contact the office.
for an entry form, entries close November. For more information about Colgate 2015 Click Here
Conditions of entry & Meeting Rules Click Here
Officials Form Click Here
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
The NOROK Cup is this Sunday (30th November) out at Normanby starting at 10am (10.30am for 5 & 6 year olds), if you have been selected please remember uniform must be worn, name tag, black shorts & singlet - if you don't have a singlet you will be given one for the day, we will also have Club Jackets available.
If it is postponed, it will be posted on the website and on facebook, if in doubt text 0276806441
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Its your last chance to join the team we are sending to Wellington for the North Island Colgate Games on the 9th, 10th & 11th January 2015 entries close on the 1st December, we would love you to be there with us, but hurry time is running out..
The Colgate Games are the pinnacle of children's athletics. this competition has been running for the past 20 years and caters for children aged 7 to 14 years of age inclusive, in a range of track and field events.
Any child can enter the Colgate Games, as long as they are registered with a local athletics club.
They may compete in up to 5 events in their age group, plus relays.
7 - 9 years: 60m, 100m, 200m, Discus, Shot Put and Long Jump.
10 - 14 years: 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, Walks, Discus, Shot Put, Long Jump, High Jump
12 -14 years can also compete in the Hurdles.
We are having a Carwash on the 29th of November from 9am to 2pm. Please tell all your friends & family.
All funds go towards Jumps To Music II, which is on the 16th January 2015 here in Hawera and where you will see some of New Zealands top jumpers will be in action.
We could also do with a hand, come support the club
Please text CARWASH and your family name to 0272820219 if you can give us a hand.