Little Athletics is a uniquely Australian modified athletics program for children from 3 to 17 years – with around 100,000 Little Athletes participating at almost 500 centres across the country.
Little Athletics promotes that it is important to “Be your Best”. The emphasis is on fun, participation, performance, technique and getting involved with your family in physical and healthy activity. The motto of Little Athletics is ‘Family, Fun and Fitness”.
Little Athletics training sessions are held on a Tuesday afternoon over summer from 5:00pm at Victoria Park. Our members are registered with Little Athletics ACT (LAACT).
Members of Yass are also members of Ginninderra Athletics and can access all the activities of Ginninderra in Canberra.
Ginninderra Athletics at Charnwood Oval provides training on a Tuesday and Thursday afternoon from 4:30pm as well as social community competitions for all ages on a Saturday morning from 8:30am. The Grass Track meets at Charnwood however are a mixed age meet and start times vary depending on the age group. Our youngest members start first in a family friendly program.
Athletes aged ten years and up are welcome to also join the UC Athletics Academy as part of their development pathway into sport, not just Track and Field.