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The track and field students with disabilities carnival is for students with disabilities in year 8 to 12. Find out more about the event and how to participate here.
To participate in the event
- schools must be affiliated with School Sport SA.
- students with disabilities must be in years 8 to 12.
The carnival is not intended for students who have learning difficulties who may be on a Negotiated Curriculum Plan.
Wednesday 5 May 5021 at the SA Athletics Stadium, 145 Railway Tce, Mile End.
The carnival will start at 10.00am and finish at 2.00pm.
$8.00 inc GST per student.
No payment is required on the day. A tax invoice will be sent to schools after the event.
There is no cost to enter the venue.
The starting times for each event will be confirmed with schools. These may also be adjusted on the day.
Schools will be allocated to a
- group for all events
- lane for all track events.
For the track events
- students line up behind the cone to identify the lane. For the 400m events this will be on the side of the track.
- cones will be placed to assist runners in the right direction.
- the start will be with a voice command.
A lunch break is scheduled for 12.00pm to 12.30pm.
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6 x 50m shuttle relay
At the conclusion of each event, students will receive a participation ribbon to add to the learning experience of the day.
Only 1 ribbon for each event will be handed out even if students have multiple turns. There will be different colours for each event.
- 100m - light green
- 200m - dark green
- 400m - orange
- Long jump - light blue
- High jump - dark blue
- Shot put - red
There are no ribbons for relays.
The program and format of the day has been set up for the management of students by their own teachers and supervisors.
School staff will be required to help at each event.
At lunch time students can participate in activities such as kicking a football on the grassed area but it is up to the school staff to supervise.
School Sport SA
Phone: 8416 5900
Email: education.schoolsportsa [at] sa.gov.au