Athletics Australia is pleased to announce
details of the 2011 Australian Athletics Tour.
Athletes and coaches should read this, and all related documents, carefully.
For 2011 the Australian Athletics Tour will comprise 5 Meets:
Australian Athletics Tour – Brisbane
Track Classic, 11 Feb 2011 - Queensland Sport and Athletics
Australian Athletics Tour – Briggs Track Classic, 20 Feb 2011 - Domain Athletics Centre, Hobart
Australian Athletics Tour (IAAF WC) – Melbourne Track Classic, Mar 3 2011 - Melbourne Olympic Park
Australian Athletics Tour – Sydney Track Classic, Mar 19 2011 - Sydney Olympic Park
Australian Athletics Tour Final – Perth Track Classic, Mar 31, April 1 2011 - West Australian Athletics Centre
Additional supported prize money or point score events are:
Zatopek Classic, 9 Dec 2010 - Melbourne Olympic Park
Newcastle Track Classic, 29 Jan 2011
Australian 20K Race Walking Championships (IAAF WRC), 19 Feb 2011- Hobart
Australian Combined Events Championships, 31 March & 1 April - West Australian Athletics Centre, Perth
Athletics Australia will be providing a total of $430,000 in prize money over the tour. Details on how the prize money will be allocated can be found in the 2011 Australian Athletics Tour Prize Money document below.
Athletics Australia has produced the Australian Athletics Tour Points Score and events Grid that can be found below.
In regards to the grid:
(1) on the Grid indicates an Australian Athletics Tour Point Score event
(X) on the Grid indicates an event on the meet program, that is not point scoring
Nominations to be considered for selection at all meets will be via the Athletics Australia online nominations web page here. Online nominations will be available from the 5th January.
For each meet, tables will be posted on the Athletics Australia web site, and the website of the host State Association.
Athletes and Coaches should also down load:
Travel Funding Guidelines
Travel Funding Standards
Travel Funding List