Track and Field Club Week
Christchurch Avon caters for children wishing to develop the athletic abilities. This is a very social club, with plenty of opportunities to meet new friends and learn some new skills. All abilities are catered for. The track and field season runs from October to April each year. This is also divided into two age categories:
- Junior Track and Field – 5 to 14 years old (including age 14)
- Senior Track and Field – 14 years old and older!! (again including age 14 to help with transition)
Junior Club Week
Club nights are Wednesday 5.00-6.45pm at Burnside High School. All athletes who attend, learn the skills required for all track and field events. The children participate in a warm up and then 4 events. Parents and caregivers are required to perform a number of parent help duties each season.
Inter-club competitions are held at Nga Puna Wai, from 8.25 -12.45. New, registered athletes are invited to try 2 Saturday competitions free of charge before a commitment to our Saturday team. Uniform is required for Saturday athletes – CHAV singlet, plain black shorts and CHAV track -suit.
Children who register for Saturday inter-club can participate in extra coaching on a Monday evening. This is for children 10 years and over. Please contact Marilyn for more details.