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Athletics (track and field) competitions and resources

State championships

The Track and Field Sapsasa Championship is for year 4 to 7 school students (aged 10 to 13 years) who are selected in a district representative team.
Contact your district convenor for district carnival or trial information.

The secondary (year 8 to 12) track and field championships are for secondary schools who nominated in 2020.

Year 4 to 7 Sapsasa championships

2021 dates and venue 
Monday 20 September - Country and multiclass students with disabilities 
Tuesday 21 September - Metro 
SA Athletics Stadium, 145 Railway Terrace, Mile End
Multiclass students with disabilities nomination form is due: Monday 6 September


  • 2021 information form - will be available shortly
  • 2021 multiclass information and nominations form - will be available shortly

Years 8 to 12 secondary championships

2021 dates, venue and nominations PLEASE NOTE UPDATES TO DATES
A grade Wednesday 31 March
B grade Tuesday 30 March
C grade Thursday 8 April
D grade and students with disabilities multiclass events Wednesday 7 April
E grade Tuesday 6 April
F grade Monday 29 March
SA Athletics Stadium, 145 Railway Terrace, Mile End
2021 school entry nominations due: have closed
2021 students with disabilities multiclass nominations due: Friday 19 March


Event resources

For a copy of the the risk assessment and management contact us

Year 4 to 7 Sapsasa

Year 8 to 12 secondary

Interstate competition

Information about the track and field interstate competition

12 years and under boys and girls including multiclass students with disabilities

All School Sport Australia Championships have been cancelled for 2021. See the full announcement on the SSA website.

Parallel carnival for students with disabilities

The track and field parallel athletics carnival is for year 8 to 12 secondary school students with disabilities.

Dates and venue

Wednesday 5 May 
SA Athletics Stadium, 145 Railway Terrace, Mile End
Nomination due: Wednesday 28 April 



School Sport SA

Phone: 8416 5900
Email: education.schoolsportsa [at] sa.gov.au