Weather

Saturday morning or twilight competition will still run regardless of weather conditions (Under extreme weather conditions the committee will make decisions by 8am and will publish announcements on Facebook and Team App.

Please attend at 8:30am sharp for Saturdays and 5:30pm sharp for twilight nights.

We will advise you of the program on the day with weather determining what events we will be running.

Training

Track & Field training is held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings between 5:30pm and 6:30pm.

Tuesday nights (U/6 to U/16) training.

 

Access to Field

Access to the field during competition sessions will be restricted to Committee members (orange vests) and parent helpers (yellow vests) only.

 

Please see our Centre Policies page for more details.

More info

If you require any more information on the information to the right or you just want a chat, please do not hesitate to call us.


Michelle Pay - Secretary

0425 741 395
pakenham@lavic.com.au


James Perkins - Cross Country Coordinator
0434 743 384

 

 

Welcome to Pakenham Little Athletics
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Pakenham Little Athletics Portal is now open for New and Existing members.

Please use the following link to register your child/children for the up and coming season.

SUBWAY REGO

 

 

 

FAQs

 

Where is Pakenham Little Athletics?
We are located at Toomuc Recreation Reserve, Princes Hwy, Pakenham.  (Rear of Cardinia Life, enter off Olympic Way).

Why join Pakenham Little Athletics?
We are a growing club with level 2 qualified coaches who will cultivate your child’s love of running, jumping, throwing and
participating in a sport that challenges them to be their best all while having fun!

Can my child try Little Athletics before joining?
Absolutely.  We have a scheduled Come and Try Date on Saturday 17 September 2016.  Come and join us from 10am!

How do I register?
Registrations will open online through the LAVic website LAVic Registration 20 August 2016.

Can I have some help to register?
Of course.  Pakenham Little Athletics will be hosting two (2) separate registration nights on Friday 23 September and Saturday 24 September at the Pakenham Football Club at 7pm.  At this time you’ll be able to access support in signing up online as well as the chance to purchase uniforms.

How much does it cost?
The cost is $135 per athlete for the season.  For families with three (3) or more children participating, the cost per athlete is $130.

What is included in the registration cost?
Registration provides access to the following:
- learn from level 2 qualified coaches for the duration of the season;
- participate in weekly club competitions as well as some select inter club competitions;
- receive recognition through awards including certificates, medals and trophies;
- be a part of a community that values Family, Fun and Fitness.

When does the season start?
The season kicks off on Saturday 8 October 2016.

Is there training available?
Our level 2 qualified coaches are running training sessions every Tuesday night from 5.30pm starting Tuesday 20 September 2016.

What is the uniform?
A Pakenham Little Athletics shirt or singlet over black shorts with runners.

When are competitions held?
Competitions are held most Saturday mornings during the season starting from 8:30am with a 9:00 start.  We are usually finished by midday.  There are also some twilight competitions scheduled for Friday evenings from 6pm finishing around 8pm.

What is the commitment of families?
Little Athletics is a family orientated sport.  There is an expectation that families will participate actively in the weekly program and at Pakenham Little Athletics we aim to incorporate all family members into the fun and frivolity as much as we can.  This includes parents diligently contributing towards their children’s enjoyment by helping out on the field each and every week.

How old does my child need to be?
Children who have turned five (5) by 1 October 2016 are encouraged to register.

Does my child have to be at a particular level of ability to join?
No way.  Children can join at any level of skill or fitness.  Our emphasis is on fun and fitness and we encourage and recognise
personal bests.

What is available to children with disabilities?
Children of all abilities are encouraged to join.  In consultation, we can look at specific variations to events if needed.

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