The origins of athletics competition stretch back to Ancient Greece and today the sport offers numerous opportunities to compete in events held on the track, in the field and on roads and paths across the country. The majority of competitions are conducted by state Member Associations and athletes should refer to their member association website for a calendar of events and entry requirements.
Athletics Australia also conducts national championship competition for events including Track & Field, Cross Country, Race/Road Walking and Road Running. The full calendar of events can be found by clicking here
, and athletes should also ensure they have reviewed the entry standards and other requirements outlined in the Competitions menu of this website.