The UQ Sport Athletic Centre is pleased to announce the UQ Sport Spring Athletic Meet Series for 2017. The seven Meet Series will incorporate two highly successful annual events – the School Holidays All Comers Meet in September and the 1500 metre Classic in November.
The Spring Meet Series is open to any athlete's age 10 years and over. It is anticipated the Meet Series will cater for school age athletes preparing for District, Regional and State championships and University athletes preparing for University Games. However it is not restricted to these athletes only.
All athletes competing must be registered with Queensland Athletics for insurance purposes. Athletes who wish to compete and are not registered with Queensland Athletics will gain registration for the duration of the Spring Series as part of their entry for their first meet.
All Meets are sanctioned by Queensland Athletics as State Permit Meets. Please check the QLD Athletics web site for clarification as to the Meets classification.
The following are the dates for the UQ Spring Meets:
|Spring Meet Series|
|Meet One||Sunday, 16 July|
|Meet Two||Saturday, 5 August|
|Meet Three||Saturday, 19 August|
|Meet Four||Sunday, 3 September (TBC)|
|Meet Five||Friday, 22 September (School Holidays All Comers Meet)|
|Meet Six||Saturday, 30 September (QA Shield and School Holidays All Comers Meet)|
|Meet Seven||Thursday, 2 November|
Please note that this enrolment is your intent to compete. Athletes will be allocated a number for the meet. Pre-registered athletes please report to the meeting room to receive their allocated number.
|Spring Meet Entry Fees||UQ Student||UQ Comm||Public|
|UQ Athletics Club Members||$10.00||$10.00||$10.00|
|Athletes registered with QLD Athletics or other Athletics Australia Associations (Must be wearing a registration number. Those without a number may be charged $5 for a temporary number)||$12.00||$12.00||$12.00|
|General Public (includes QA Base Membership) (The one off payment of this fee will give these athletes Registration with QLD Athletics for subsequent Meets)||$25.00||$25.00||$25.00|
Who can enter?
The Meets are open to anyone 10 years and over. To be eligible to compete athletes must have turned 10 years by the 31 December, 2017.
How to enter?
Online entries are encouraged to avoid standing in a queue on the day of the meet. Entries will close at noon two days before the date of the meet.
Entries will also be accepted on the day of the meet at the Meeting Room in the Grandstand.
Please note: Athletes registered with QLD Athletics or other Athletics Australia Associations must be wearing a registration number. Those without a number may be charged $5 for a temporary number.
Where are the Meets conducted?
The Spring Meet Series is conducted at the UQ Sport Athletic Centre on Sir William MacGregor Drive, St Lucia