Athletics Centre

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Permits

The Athletics Centre is available to the public for training on Monday to Thursday from 4 pm-9 pm with the exception of public holidays and major events.

Athletics Permits must be purchased to gain use of the Centre for training purposes and can be purchased as a single entry, 6 month or 12 month pass.

Accredited coaches are able to purchase a 12 month permit which enables them to train athletes at the Centre during operating hours. Information on coaches is available by clicking the below names. To receive information package via email or post please complete your details by visiting Contact Us. 

  • Alex Kovacic
  • Greg Smith

 

Carnivals

The Athletics Centre hosts school, zone and regional athletics carnivals for Blacktown City and the broader community.

The venue has become one of the most popular in the state and caters for over 100,000 school students each year. Athletics Carnival hire at the Sportspark enables access to a range of facilities including:

  • all-weather mondo synthetic track
  • throwing field
  • competition equipment
  • covered 1,250 seat grandstand area
  • amenities
  • PA Room
  • Coach's Room
  • First Aid Room

Bookings are now being accepted for 2019 school athletics carnivals between the following dates: 

Zones: 8 August 2018 to 17 August 2018

Blacktown LGA schools: 20 August 2018 to 31 August 2018

Non Blacktown LGA: 3 September 2018 to 14 September 2018

Athletics Centre facilities 

The Centre boasts an outstanding range of first class facilities such as:

Main Athletics Track

  • Designed and constructed to IAAF standards
  • All weather MONDO synthetic track, one of three in NSW
  • 400m eight-lane track
  • 100m ten-lane front straight
  • Eight-lane back straight
  • Steeplechase facilities — with water jump suitable for both men's and women's events
  • 2 x javelin runways on infield
  • 4 x long jump/triple jump pits
  • High jump facilities
  • Dual multi directional pole vault runways
  • Track is fully floodlit to Australian training standards
  • 2 x shot put circle on infield
  • Ability to host day soccer matches on infield

    Spectator Grandstand

  • Covered seating for 1250 spectators
  • Kiosk
  • PA/Announcers Room
  • First Aid Room 
  • Toilet Facilities on both levels
  • Additional shade structure on outside of track

Equipment

  • Full complement of track and field equipment available
  • PA sound system for track and grandstand
  • BBQ facilities

 

 

Location

Gate A, Eastern Road, Rooty Hill 2766  View Map

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