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Saturday, 24 February 2024
Saturday 24th Feb

Wet weather program this morning with the addition of the walk

Friday, 16 February 2024
State Qualifiers

Congratulations to the #TeamRyde athletes who have qualified for the State Championships.

The list of athletes who have qualified for State can be found here

Well done to all participants!

Tuesday, 13 February 2024
Saturday 17th Feb

We will be running our Week 1 program.


Monday, 5 February 2024
Regional Championships
Good luck to the 170 athletes who will compete this weekend at the Region 5 Carnival at SOPAC!
Please read today the important information on our website here.
Ryde LAC will be in Bay 10.
Canteens will be open, free bananas supplied by Coles. Food from external food outlets is not allowed on the premises.
Rego number with red border shown, Coles patch on right side, age patch on left side- otherwise no start.
For U8-10 no spikes. For U11-12 spikes for jumps, javelin and track events run entirely in lanes only.
U8-11 need any clashing events and times written on their wrist.
Arrive at least 1 hour prior to the ‘not before start time’.
Track withdrawals must be notified to the Team Manager 90 minutes prior to the event.
First call 20-25 minutes prior to the eventand the final call 7 minutes later.
Only the first field events of the day move straight to the event, all others to the field marshalling or track pre-marshalling areas (see map).
Events will not be delayed for late athletes (incl medal ceremonies or uniform adjustments).
Clash managers guide athletes from field to track, athletes return by themselves to the field event. Athletes removed from an event by a carer risk disqualification.
All volunteers must wear enclosed shoes (including back-ups)
Lanyard pick-up from the Ryde LAC Team Manager in Bay10 at least 20-25 minutes prior to the event.
Field volunteers move to the event with the first marshalling call, and leave after the Official confirms it has finished.
Time based volunteers report to their duty location, and leave after their replacement arrives or the Official confirms they are no longer required.
Return the lanyard to the Ryde LAC Team Manager.
Any questions up to Friday 8pm, contact the Team Managers/ Champs Officers at rydelittleachamps@gmail.com.
Contact numbers for the weekend are on the Volunteer Roster, the email will not be monitored on the weekend.
See you on the weekend at SOPAC!
Friday, 2 February 2024
Saturday 3rd February

We will be running our Week 2 program.

A reminder that there will be no competition at Dunbar Park next Saturday 10th February due to Regional Championships.

We wish all our #TeamRyde athletes the best of luck!

Thursday, 25 January 2024
Saturday 27th January

We will be running our week 1 program.

As always please be prepared to lend a hand!

Wednesday, 17 January 2024
Ryde Games

Ryde Games 20th January 2024

This weeks competition is a fun event that is open to registered Ryde athletes and their parents/carers! 

Ryde Games allows athletes, both young and not so young to compete in a variety of events to test and display their skills!There will be a few things different about this week.

  • Starting times vary over the age groups, so please refer to the list below for each age groups starting time.
  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the specified starting time to allow for the age group warm up.
  • Meet your age groups at the first event as listed on the table below.
  • There will be no points recorded for Ryde Games.
  • Results will not be known on the day.
  • Medals for 1st, 2nd and 3rd will be awarded by age managers (athletes are to compete in all events to be eligible for placings)
  • Adults are able to enter either in Opens (U35), Masters (35-49) or Legends (50+).
  • Adults please visit the sign on table outside of the results room to join the games.
  • Events and times are subject to change
We hope to see you at the track for all the fun that is Ryde Games!
Thursday, 4 January 2024
Information about Regional Championships


IMPORTANT – Regional Championships will now be held at Sydney Olympic Park Athletic Centre (SOPAC) on 10th & 11th of February. 

Sunday, 10 December 2023
Saturday 16th December

Our final meet of 2023!

We will be running our Week 1 program.

Festive attire encouraged – especially our age managers and volunteers!!

We return 13th January 2024.


Thursday, 7 December 2023
Saturday 9th December

We will be running a slightly modified week 2 program

Ryde Athletics Centre takes the well-being of our athletes very seriously. We have made some minor changes to the program for the week only to try and beat the heat.
7:30am 3km start
7:45am walk, please arrive at 7:30am to marshall. Marshalling closes at 7.40 sharp.
8:00am 300m hurdles start
8:15am all other events start

We appreciate your co-operation

U9G and U14G are on set up. Please arrive at 7am sharp. Extra help encouraged from anyone who’s available.