COVID-19 Alert Level 4 Updates
Athletics Wellington confirmed yesterday through email notification to clubs and social media that the Road Championships have been postponed from tomorrow 21 August to a future date. This date will be confirmed as soon as possible following updated government advice. A potential date may be Saturday 18 September. As we have been in this position before, we already have processes and procedures in place for how to deal with heightened Alert Levels. However this event can only be staged under careful considerations if at Alert level 1 and 2.
The XC and Road Committee will revisit dates late next week.
Track & Field Winter Series Meet # 3
This event scheduled for Masterton hosted by Wairarapa Track & Field this Sunday 22 August will not go ahead. Advice will be given to athletes already entered by meeting organiser for options going forward. Note the 4th meeting of the Series is due for Palmerston North on Sunday 12 September
Road Walking Championships
The Race Walking Championships are scheduled for Saturday 28 August. This event is in a similar position to the above Road Championships and they can only proceed if at Level 1 or level 2. Further advice will be given next week.
Athletics NZ Road Championships and Club Connect Conference – 4 & 5 September, Hamilton
For updates on these events stay link to Athletics New Zealand website www/athletics.org.nz
We advise all all our members and supporters to be vigilant in following Ministry of Health guidelines when out training, and hope everyone is well and keeping safe in this lockdown.
More information on guidelines for Covid 19 Alert level 4 HERE
Updated Sport NZ Information is HERE