QLD Association Carnivals and Championship Nomination details
To nominate for Carnivals and Championships throughout the season please see our Centre Manager on Friday nights for information and procedures to follow. Instructions will also be displayed on the noticeboard. Click on the links on our website for more detail and/or nomination forms. You MUST give a copy of the nomination form to our Centre Manager either by emailing it to firstname.lastname@example.org or handing it in at Friday night meets. Check the closing dates of respective events.
Association Regional Competitions for 2021-22
Maroochy is in the SunCoast Region as defined by the State Association. Centres in the Region include: Bli Bli, Bribie District, Caboolture, Caloundra, Cooloola Coast, Deception Bay, Glasshouse District, Gympie, Maleny, Maroochy, Nambour, Nanango, Noosa, South Burnett, University & Wamuran. There are 2 Regional meets each season the first being the Regional Relays which is held in November each year and the second is Regional Championships held in February.
Guidelines for eligibility and full details are on the LAQ website.
Results are on the LAQ website
Regional Relays – 6 November 2021
Hosted by Caloundra Centre at their home grounds. This is the only competition throughout the season where athletes compete as a team. Teams are made up of 4 athletes in the track events and teams of 2 athletes in the field events. Tiny Tots and Under 6 age groups are NOT allowed to compete at Regional competitions.
Registered Athletes in the Under 7 – Under 17 age groups are eligible and ENCOURAGED to compete in this competition. Teams in the Under 9 – Under 17 age groups who meet certain criteria will qualify to compete at State Relays held in Brisbane in December. Athletes in the Under 7 and Under 8 age groups do NOT progress to State Relays however they receive a participation medal for the competing at the Regional Relays.
Maroochy athletes are not required to pay an individual nomination fee for Regional Relays as this has been covered in Centre Registration fees.
This year the composition of teams is in a completely new format which will be displayed on the LAQ website along with the relevant guidelines and procedures. We will keep you updated on team member selection and other details closer to the time. Athletes will be competing in their own age groups with the exception of combined Junior & Senior special teams.
Nomination forms will be available on line from our website or at the shed on Friday nights. All nominations MUST be received by the Centre Manager of Maroochy by the closing date. Hard copy must be presented as NO individual nominations are taken online for this event.
NO LATE NOMINATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED. Nominations close on Friday 22nd October 2021.
LAQ McDonalds State Relays Saturday 11 December 2021 SAF, Nathan
Draft Program of events is on display on our noticeboard, website and on LAQ website.
Regional Championships – 5 and 6th February 2022
Will be hosted by SC University Centre and competition will be held at the SC University all weather track.
Nominations are open to all athletes in the Under 7 – Under 17 age groups and are placed ONLINE along with the relevant fee. Athletes in the Under 7 and Under 8 age groups do not progress to State Championships but will receive participation medals at Regionals. The number of qualifying athletes that may progress from the Regional Championships to State Championships is the first four (4) placegetters in each Under 9 – Under 17 event.
This is an individual championship event and medals are presented to athletes placed 1st – 3rd in each event for the Under 9 – Under 17 age groups at Regionals.
For full details of event eligibility, qualifying times and distances and events please refer to the Competition Handbook on the LAQ website.
NO LATE NOMINATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED. Nominations close on Friday 21st January, 2022.
LAQ McDonalds State Championships – Friday 11 – Sunday 13 March, 2022 – SAF Nathan
Nomination details and dates of other Association Carnivals can be found on the LAQ website. They are also displayed on the Centre noticeboard and on the Maroochy Website Event Calendar.
LAQ Coles Summer Carnival – Sunday October 30, 2021 – SAF, Nathan
LAQ McDonalds Combined Event Championships – 26 and 27 February 2022 – SAF, Nathan