Category Archive: The Athlete

May 23


      Don’t forget to renew your membership via the National website!

Mar 21

National Rankings – Update

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The latest AUSTRALIAN RANKING LIST update includes: All-Time rankings to August 2015, [ in spreadsheet format ]. plus the latest 2016 rankings, to 15th March 2016[ in spreadsheet format ]. plus last year’s 2015 rankings, to 14th December 2015[ in spreadsheet format ]. National Rankings are compiled by:   Paul Jenes –  AA Statistician

Jun 06

ATFCA Vic 2013 Winter Workshop Series

May 2013 has seen the very successful restart of our Winter workshop series. ATFCA’s senior presenter, Bryan Neighbour, has produced and presented an outstanding two sessions of Shot Put Coaching on Friday evenings – one held in the Mentone Athletic Club rooms in Mentone, the other in the Keilor Clubrooms a week later. Attendees were …

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Nov 05


Join an expert panel of current coaches, at Wesley College on Friday 16th November 2012, as they discuss the way forward for sprinting in Australia. Download the Sprints Forum pdf Flyer or read on . . . . The Panel: Neville Sillitoe • Level 5 Coach • Australia’s most successful sprints coach Stephen Gaffney • …

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Jun 24

Winter Workshop: 30th June – Knox Track and Field Centre

Attention: Track and Field Coaches / PE and Sport Teachers /Club and Centre Coordinators / Athletes /Parents The Australian Track & Field Coaches Association’s next winter workshop: June 30th. Knox Track and Field Centre. Please see the Coaches Workshop flyer for detail. This is part of the ongoing monthly education programs delivered by the ATFCA …

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Mar 23

Identified Mental Skills – Leading Up to and During Major Competitions – Anthony Klarica

The following article summarises the presentation made to members and guests at the AT&FCA Vic Annual General Meeting on 21st March 2012. This stimulating and informative session was presented by Anthony Klarica MMIB, MAppSc, GradDipPsych, BEd, MAPS – Director, Psychologist – Elite Performance – EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Athletes and coaches identified the need to be …

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Feb 20

Proposed Changes – Little Athletics – Multi Events

A Proposal for Changes to the Events to be Included in the LAV Multi-Event State Championships The Tables accessed below show the current events for Little Athletics multi events then indicate suggested changes, shown in red, that are the subject of a recent proposal made by ATFCA to the LAV Education Committee. Note: Women’s IAAF …

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Mar 24

VIS T & F Program Selection Criteria

Victorian Institute of Sport The 2010-11 Track and Field Program Selection Criteria document is available under Coach Resources>Articles – the Athlete, above.