Registration | Coaching | Uniform | Parent Information | Athlete Information

Registrations

REGISTRATIONS FOR THE 2021/2022 SEASON:

NO PAPER REGISTRATIONS ARE ACCEPTED THIS SEASON

YOU CAN ONLY REGISTER AND PAY ONLINE

CASH ONLY FOR UNIFORM PURCHASES

See below what Age Group your child will be in for the 2021/2022 season


WATCH THIS SPACE FOR UPDATED TABLE OF AGE

GROUP BY YEAR BORN FOR THE 2021-2022 SEASON

 

REGISTRATION NIGHTS TO PICK UP YOUR REGISTRATION NUMBER AND/OR BUY A CLUB UNIFORM

Our Registration dates will be on August 2021 TBA on full details

PLEASE BRINGPRINTED RECEIPT to Registration night. WITHOUT this you WILL NOT be able to complete registration.  

If you are a NEW registration, Transferred from another club or have not done Little Athletics for more than 1 year you MUST bring PROOF of IDENTIFICATION to a Registration Night, you will NOT BE ALLOWED to REGISTER.EXAMPLES OF PROOF OF IDENTIFICATION INCLUDE; BIRTH CERTIFICATE, BABY BOOK or PASSPORT.

COST PER CHILD FOR THE 2021/2022 SEASON:

Tiny Tots (U/5): TBA
U/6 to U/17: TBA

* Plus an online processig fee

There will be a discount available for an immediate family (not including relatives) with 4 or more children. Please contact the club before registering to find out more information.

Payment: Can only be made ONLINE. NO cash for Registrations can be accepted.

REGISTERING ONLINE – Available from TBA

Please read the information carefully on the lansw registration page before registering and coming to a registration night/ground.

CLICK here TO GO TO THE LANSW WEBSITE TO REGISTER or alternatively go to www.lansw.com.au and click on the "Register Now" Icon on their Home Page.

Our Centre Name and Club Name is: SMITHFIELD

COLLECTION OF REGISTRATION NUMBERS AND PURCHASING OF UNIFORMS CAN BE MADE AFTER 5:30PM ON A FRIDAY NIGHT AT THE GROUND, HOWEVER YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO COMPETE THAT NIGHT - YOU WILL HAVE TO START THE FOLLOWING FRIDAY.

PLEASE BRINGPRINTED RECEIPT to the ground on a Friday night after 5:30pm when the season starts. WITHOUT this you WILL NOT be able to complete registration.  

If you are a NEW registration, Transferred from another club or have not done Little Athletics for more than 1 year you MUST bring PROOF of IDENTIFICATION to the ground on a Friday night after 5:30pm when the season starts. WITHOUT this PROOF, you will NOT BE ALLOWED to REGISTER. EXAMPLES OF PROOF OF IDENTIFICATION INCLUDE; BIRTH CERTIFICATE, BABY BOOK or PASSPORT.

If you are RE-REGISTERING ONLINE (did athletics at Smithfield in the 2020/2021 season),you will need a password which can be obtained by selecting the “forgot my password”.

PLEASE NOTE:- REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER 5:30PM on a FRIDAY NIGHT but you will NOT be able to compete that night.You will have to start the following week.

REMEMBER IF YOU ARE A NEW REGISTRATION, TRANSFERRED FROM ANOTHER CLUB OR HAVEN'T DONE ATHLETICS FOR AT LEAST A YEAR YOU MUST BRING PROOF OF IDENTITY TO BE SITED. WITHOUT THIS YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO REGISTER.

If you are interested in joining a Senior Club (over 18’s) please go to www.nswathletics.org.au and follow the instructions to find a suitable club. The closest Senior Club is Mounties which also runs out of Janice Crosio Oval on Wednesday evenings.

Coaching/Training

Coaching and Training nights are open to all registered Smithfield Athletes from Age Groups U/7 - U/17.

Each week will be a different variety of fields we will be focusing on. There will be some breaks during all School Holidays which will be advised by the training staff.

Please bring a towel, drink, jumper and your enthusiasm to these sessions.

Uniform

Children in Tiny Tots to U/6 are not required to wear the Smithfield Athletic Club Singlet.

A plain white T-Shirt is acceptable, but must have the registration number shown on it correctly.

Children from U/7 to U/17 must wear the Club Singlet and Club Shorts/Tights. A plain white T-shirt or skins can be worn underneath the singlet.

Club Singlets and Shorts/Tights can be purchased at our Registration nights before the season starts or on Friday nights at 5:30pm from the back of the canteen. Please see our uniform officer for sizes and any other questions relating to uniforms. Below is our singlet sizes updated for our 2021/2022 season.

 


Cost of the Club Singlet will be $30 each. (TBA of any price increase for our 2021-2022 season)

Cost of the Club Shorts/Tights will be $25 each. (TBA of any price increase for our 2021-2022 season)

Combined Club Singlet & Shorts/Tights will be $50 (TBA of any price increase for our 2021-2022 season)

ONLY CASH WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR UNIFORMS

The use of skins underneath the shorts and singlet is permitted.

The use of skins at Zone, Regional and State have extremely strict rules to comply with.

Please see below some pictures of the uniform for reference.

The Registration number is to be put on the front of the shirt.
The Red Coles Patch is to be put on the top right hand of the singlet.

The Age number is be put on the left leg side of the shorts/pants.

 


Parent Information

 

* Encourage your child to participate according to the rules.
* Focus on the child’s efforts and performances, not whether they win or lose.
* Parents are reminded that the children are involved in Little Athletics for their enjoyment, not yours, so encourage your children to participate – do not force them.
* Support all efforts to remove verbal and physical abuse from Little Athletics. Condemn the use of violence in any form whether it is by spectator, coaches, officials, athletes or other parents.
* Recognise the value and importance of being a volunteer. It takes a lot of time and effort to run the competitions on Friday nights. Any help, whether it be small or large would be greatly appreciated. Please see a member of the committee if you can help in any way.
* Respect decisions and show appreciation to the volunteers, coaches and committee members.. They give their time and effort to the club every Friday night. Without them your child could not participate.
* Only adults who have signed on and been given a vest to help on the night are allowed onto the oval. Spectators are to remain behind the fence at all times. There is adequate seating in the stand.
* Parents and guardians must stay on the grounds until the completion of the competition night.
If there is a problem with this, please see a committee member.
* There is a NO PRAMS policy on the fields.
* Smoking and drinking alcohol are not permitted on or around the grounds. This is a Council regulation. Fines for Smoking at a Sporting Event is $550 for an individual.

Athlete Information

* Participate for your own enjoyment and fun. Little Athletics is a great way to keep active and meet new kids which can become your friends.
* Always try and do your best. It’s not about whether you win or lose.
* Be a good sport. If someone in your age group does really well in an event, congratulate them on their good performance.
* Do not bully or harm another athlete. You are all out there to have fun.
* Remember “Hands Off”
* Do not use bad language or obscene gestures at any time.
* Respect and Listen to the Age Manager , parent helpers and the decisions they make. They volunteer their time so that you can participate in the events. Without them you would not compete.
* Respect the equipment on the ground. Misuse of them could cause an accident to yourself or another athlete. The equipment could also be broken and some items are very expensive to replace.
* If you do not follow the Age Managers or parent helpers rules on the ground, you may be sat out of the next event you are participating in, or even sent off the ground for the entire night.
* Remember listen, respect and co-operate.