Rules and specifications:
Check the ‘Rules of Competition‘ for rules and specifications relating to all events and age groups.
Events are modified to be suitable for each specific age group and include sprints, distance running, racewalking, high jump, long jump, triple jump, javelin, shot put and discus.
Perth Metropolitan and Country Centres conduct weekly competition during the summer season from September/October until March. Events are within the parameters outlined in the Rules of Competition and event specifications, however, check with you Centre for information on their weekly program. There may also be opportunities for local inter-Centre competitions, check with your Centre for more information.
Northwest regional Centres operate weekly competition during the Winter months, check with the Centre for dates and the program.
During Winter, from May until August, Cross Country and Racewalking are conducted at various venues around the Perth Metropolitan area. Country and Northwest members welcome. Check the Winter page for more information.
In addition to Centre Competition, LAWA hosts a number of State Events in Perth, the Northwest and Country areas, throughout the summer season. More information is on the State Events page.
Teams and Squads:
A number of development and representative opportunities are available, check the ‘Teams and Squads’ page for more information.