Welcome to the South Canterbury Amateur Athletics Club's website!
Congratulations Tom on winning the gold medal at 2018 World Indoor Champs.
Read about it here
Well done to all the children that competed at Canterbury Childrens Champs last weekend. Full results. Remember if you have broken a club record at these champs you need to apply for it to be recognised. Form is on the notice board at the track or on the website.
Tom Walsh, club member and life member bought his mates along to throw Shot Put at the Caroline Bay Sound Shell. What a great night it was.
The club prizegiving will be held on Wednesday 21 March 5.30pm. Please everyone bring a plate of food to share. Any tracksuits outstanding please return them. Venue - cricket pavillion at the track.
A weekly email will be sent but also like our Facebook page to keep up to date
Link to the singlet and hoodie order form on club net - click here
Quick links to SCAAC 2017-2018 calendar and programmes 1 + 2
SCAAC Senior Newsletter No. 2 - click here
ANZ Nationals 9-11 March 2018
Notice - Mid South Sub Centre Interclub - results as they come to hand are posted on other competitions page.
Next Interclub will be held Friday night, TBC, warmup 5.30pm starts 6pm followed by BBQ.
Programme: . Programme HJ 10-14years, LJ 7-9yr olds, Discus, track with a Handicap race. Club singlets to be worn.
Canterbury Children's issue a weekly newsletter, click here to view all.
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact a committee member, details can be found under 'about the club' tab.
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Tom Walsh after winning the shot put at the IAAF World Championships London 2017
Congratulations to Tom Walsh, Grant Lord and Jan Lord on being given
Life Membership of the South Canterbury Amateur Athletics Club at the recent AGM.
Report from Timaru Herald click here
It is with sadness that we announce the passing of our Patroness Mary Hannam on Monday 10 April 2017. Our condolences to her family and friends. Click here to read Bruce Leadley's eulogy.
Congratulations to our club members who were finalists at the Athletics Canterbury Awards 2016/2017 : Lauren Bruce, Tom Walsh, and Don Garland
Technical Club Trophy (Female) Most meritorious performance in either shot, discus or hammer by a female athlete - LAUREN BRUCE
Thrower of the Year - TOM WALSH
Athlete of the Year - TOM WALSH
Club contact details - in the first instance please email us on firstname.lastname@example.org
Check out some of our members results:
2016/2017 Five Star Athletes
2016/2017 Outstanding results
2015/2016 Five Star Athletes
2015/2016 Outstanding results
2014/2015 Five Star Athletes
2014/2015 Outstanding results
Results - competitions and results tab
NOTE: changes re application for club records - see admin and resources tab.
Programmes - competitions and results tab
Athletics NZ have some online resources for people interested in starting out in coaching or being an official. Click here and give it a try.
Thank you to the Community Trust of Mid and South Canterbury for their support - we purchased our own club starting blocks.