Zone Championships are conducted in each of the 24 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. All Zones MUST be completed by the end of January each year. The actual order of events for Zone is determined by each zone coordinator (e.g. some events are held on the Wednesday or Friday evening prior to the Zone weekend).
This years Zone Carnival will be hosted by Nepean LAC at Blair Ovall, St Marys.
The Zone carnival will be held on the 9th, 10th & 11th of December. The 9th is a Friday evening starting at 5.30pm and finishing at 7.30pm.
Competing clubs will be Colyton-St Clair, Cranebrook, Emu Plains, Jamison, Nepean, Penrith & Werrington.
This years zone will be conducted with electronic timing from Timing Solutions.
First track events are starting at 5.30pm will be the 200m/300m Hurdles (U13's to U17's), followed by the 1500m at 6.00pm (U10's to U12's) and finally the 3000m at 6.30pm (U13's to U17's). All track must go through marshalling. 1st call for all events are 15 minutes before the start of the events.
First events in the Field at 5.30pm will be U7's, U8's and U9's Girls Long Jump. U7's Long Jump will be held on pit LJ3. This is on the outside of the track opposite the finish line. U8's will be on pit LJ2 which is the canteen end of the track and U9's will be on pit LJ3 which is nearest the rail line. Boys Long Jump will start their event at 6.30pm U7's (LJ3), U8's (LJ2) and U9's (LJ1). All Friday Field events must go through marshalling.
There are a few ways to get results during the carnival. Track results are online/posted straight after the race and Field events 30 minutes after the event.
- Posted results can be found on the side of the clubhouse. These take a little longer to post.
- Online results can be found here www.owmzathletics.com.au/liveresults/zone2016
- Meet Mobile App. This is the ultimate way to get full Zone results/Athlete results. Android and Apple stores both supply this app.