VENUE If you would like more information please The Australia Cup will be held at the contact: Kerry Boden at ACT Little Athletics Queensland Sports and Athletics Centre - Phone: 6247 1296 (formerly ANZ Stadium) in Nathan Brisbane (next to Griffith University). DATE: Saturday 7 February 2009 DON’T MISS YOUR COST OPPORTUNITY TO All costs associated for the trip are to be met by individual athletes (expected to be around REPRESENT THE AUSTRALIA $500). Air and ground travel and ACT AT THE accommodation will be arranged by ACTLAA. Reimbursement of these costs will HIGHEST LEVEL CUP be levied on those athletes with payment IN LITTLE required well before travelling. This will be Inter-State Match advised at a later date. ATHLETICS Uniforms will be provided by ACTLAA. Brisbane 7 February 2009 GET YOUR NOMINATION IN AN OPPORTUNITY SO THAT YOU CAN FOR UNDER 14 BE CONSIDERED ATHLETES TO FOR SELECTION REPRESENT THE ACT Little Athletics Association ACT Phone: (02) 6247 1296 Fax: (02) 6247 1297 Email: email@example.com WHAT IS THE AUSTRALIA CUP? SELECTION OF UNDER 14 TEAM EVENTS CONDUCTED (to be MEMBERS confirmed): The Australia Cup is a Team’s competition between a small number of Open Age male • Athletes who wish to be considered for Girls Boys and female athletes from each of the States. selection must submit a completed There is competition in individual events and nomination form to the ACTLAA 1. 100m 100m then combined for the 4X100m relay, with the Office by Friday 6 December 2008. 2. 200m 200m winning team being the one that scored the 3. 400m 400m most points. • To be eligible for selection, an athlete 4. 800m 800m must be a member of ACTLAA in the 5. Long Jump High Jump The Australia Cup has been expanded to 6. Discus Shot Put Under 14 age category. include an Under 14 Team (as well as the 7. 4x100m relay 4x100m relay. Open Team) from each of the States. While the Open Team will be selected by the Senior • Team selection will be based on recent State Athletics Association, the Under 14 verified performances by athletes for Team will come from and be selected by the their nominated event (s). State Little Athletics Association. • Athletes are asked to submit a verified This is a wonderful opportunity for selected record of their most recent Under 14’s to represent the ACT at an exciting performances. (This could be by interstate competition along with their fellow reference to results on relevant State Senior athletes. websites). • The Australia Cup will be conducted • There will be 5 girls and 5 boys (i.e. a under IAAF Rules – not Little total of 10 athletes) only selected. Athletics modified rules. The selection panel will have the sole discretion on the selection of athletes.