See below details for Zone & Region Championships in the 2021/22 season.
Due to numerous reasons Zones in Regions 1, 2 & 3 will not have a Zone Championships in the 2021/22 season. All athletes will be able to nominate directly to Region Championships via their Little Athletics Centre/Zone Coordinator. The number of athletes who can enter in these Regions is uncapped. There are no qualification standards or qualifications events to qualify to enter these Championships. For further information please contact your Centre or Zone Coordinator. All other Region Championships Rules of Competition apply. Click HERE for the changes to the RoC.
Zone Championships are conducted in each of the 23 zones throughout the state. Athletes in the age groups U7 through to U17 are eligible for this event. U7 athletes do not progress past the Zone Championships. The actual order of events for zone is determined by each zone coordinator (e.g. most zones run a 2-day (Sat & Sun) program, with the remaining running a 3-day (Fri, Sat & Sun) program.
Multi Class athletes will have direct entry into Region Championships. There is no progression from Zone to Region. To enter Region Championships the athlete must click HERE. All Multi Class athletes who wish to compete must hold a classification otherwise they will be ineligible to enter and compete.
Regions with three zones will have four automatic places progress; regions with four zones will have three automatic places progress; and regions with two zones will have six automatic places progress through to their respective regions. Then a maximum of four next best qualifiers from each region will also be taken through to the respective regions. Making a total of up to 16 athletes in each event at each region.
Click HERE to view the document outlining the progression from zone to region and from region to state.
Click HERE to view the document outlining the determination of next best performances from zone to region and from region to state.
Please note: Most zones/regions change their program to suit their zone/region. When each zone/region’s program has been received in the office, it will be hyperlinked on the left hand column of the table below. MAKE SURE YOU CHECK YOUR OWN ZONE/REGION.
Once zone dates and venues for the 2021/2022 season are received, details will be added below. If your zone does not have a hyperlink it means that your zone coordinator has not forwarded the listing to the office as yet.
|REGION 1||29-30 January – Tamworth Athletics Track||Region 1 Order of Events & Region 1 Full Program|
|Mid North Coast Zone (R1)||No Zone|
|New England Zone (R1)||No Zone|
|Northern Rivers Zone (R1)||No Zone|
|REGION 2||4-6 February – Mingara||Region 2 Order of Events|
|Central Coast Zone (R2)||No Zone|
|Hunter Zone (R2)||No Zone|
|Lake Macquarie Zone (R2)||No Zone|
|Port Hunter Zone (R2)||No Zone|
|REGION 3||5-6 February – Dubbo Athletics Track|
|Western Plains Zone (R3)||No Zone|
|Western Ranges Zone (R3)||No Zone|
|REGION 4||5-6 February – Wollongong Athletics Track|
|Eastern Riverina Zone (R4)||16 January –
|Mid South Coast Zone (R4)||18-19 December – Myimbarr Park, Shellharbour||MSC Zone Program & MSCZ Event Listing|
|South Coast Highlands Zone (R4)||18-19 December – Wollongong Athletics Track||SCH Zone Program|
|Western Riverina Zone (R4)||15 January – Finley|
|REGION 5||12-13 February – Sydney Academy of Sport, Narrabeen|
|North East Met Zone (R5) – Track||29-30 January – Sydney Academy of Sport, Narrabeen|
|Northern Met Zone (R5)||29-30 January – Barton Park, Parramatta||NM Zone Program|
|REGION 6||19-20 February – Alfred Henry Whaling Reserve, Baulkham Hills|
|North West Met Zone (R6)||28-30 January – Alfred Henry Whaling Reserve, Baulkham Hills|
|Outer West Met Zone (R6)||29-30 January – Parker Street, Penrith|
|West Met Zone (R6)||4-6 February – Cornucopia Reserve, Glenwood|
|REGION 7||11-13 February – Campbelltown Athletics Stadium|
|Central West Met (R7)||29-30 January – Smithfield|
|Mid West Met (R7)||28-30 January – Gipps Road, Greystanes||MWM Zone Order of Events|
|South West Met (R7)||29-30 January – Campbelltown Athletics Stadium||SWM Zone Order of Events|
|REGION 8||19-20 February – The Crest, Bankstown|
|Inner City Zone (R8)||29-30 January – The Crest, Bankstown|
|Southern Met Zone (R8)||5-6 February – Sylvania Waters Athletics Track|