The National U15 Camp will be held from Sunday 29th September to Wednesday 2nd October 2019 at the Australian Institute, Canberra.
The live-in camp is designed to provide elite coaching and active participation in athletics. Situated at the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) in Canberra, we are able to take full advantage of these world class facilities. With coaching sessions planned each day, you will be able to enhance your performance in your event and improve your general fitness. Workshops will be held on various topics such as strength & conditioning and stretching; there will also be guest appearances by senior elite athletes.
For athletes to be selected to attend the National U15 Camp they must firstly attain a result within the national qualification standard which is set by Coles Little Athletics Australia. National qualification standards are based around the results from the State Championships. Athletes are selected based on their State Championships results and ranked against the very best athletes across Australia. In some circumstances if an athlete was unable to attend their State Championships due to unforeseeable circumstances this may be taken into consideration.
There are 3 female and 3 male (may be adjusted at LAA discretion) athletes will be invited for each of the 14 Track and Field events as well as a female and male Multi athletes from each State Association.
Athletes will be sent an invitation via their State Association to attend the camp.
Date: Sunday 29th September to Wednesday 2nd October 2019
Vacancies: Approx. 100 elite athletes will be invited to attend the National Camp.
Supervision: Camp Coordinators (Coles Little Athletics Australia Employees) and Athlete Managers. All Athlete Managers have a Working with Children Check (or State equivalent) and are minimum Level 2 coach accredited.
Accommodation: Single and double rooms with shared bathrooms in the AIS Halls of Residence. Males and females will be accommodated in separate blocks within the Residences.
Arrival Time: Approx. 1pm Sunday 29th September 2019*
Departure Time: Approx. 12 pm Wednesday 2nd October 2019*
This is a great opportunity for athletes to be coached by some of Australia’s best coaches, and to receive expert training and education in a range of areas, both physical and theoretical.
For more information on the National U15 camp or to learn more about the eligibility criteria and application process, please the Coles Little Athletics Australia office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 03 9682 1511.