Queensland Masters Athletics Association (QMA) promotes fitness, fun and friendship through a range of athletic activities for everyone, from beginner to age group elite standard. Membership starts from 30 years through to 100+.
Competition is conducted in 5 year age divisions, e.g. M40-44, W55-59. The association currently has around 400 members from all walks of life, all levels of ability and all parts of Queensland and northern New South Wales.
Watch Queensland Masters athletes in action on their home grounds and abroad. Click on the pic below.
QMA BRISBANE COMPETITION:
QMA Brisbane Track and Field competition dates in September are Saturday 14th, Wednesday18th (evening) and Saturday 28th.
The scheduled throws coaching scheduled for the Saturdays with Des Davis will be incorporated into the programs.
ALL DATES TO END OF DECEMBER FOR BRISBANE AND GOLD COAST ARE NOW LISTED ON THE CALENDAR PAGE.
Due to the unavailability of the tracks at QSAC during October, competition will be held at the University of Queensland track on the afternoons of October 19 and 26. TO BE CONFIRMED
Programs for each day will be progressively added to the calendar on the website.
Note that to cover costs, Brisbane ground fees have increased to $10.
QMA GOLD COAST COMPETITION:
The next Gold Coast competition dates are 18th August and 15th September.
Fortnightly throws competition continues at Jimboomba. The next dates are Saturday 24th August and Saturday 7th September. (note - the dates listed in the e-news sent on 11th August for the Jimboombe throws were incorrect)
QMA MEMBERS ARE INVITED TO HAVE YOUR SAY ABOUT THE FUTURE OF
YOUR CLUB - QUEENSLAND MASTERS ATHLETICS
WHEN: Saturday 21st SEPTEMBER from 11 AM TO 1 PM
WHERE: TRACK AND FIELD ROOM, GROUND FLOOR, MAIN QSAC BUILDING
The Session will be chaired by an External Facilitator, Dr Ainslie Waldron
COME ALONG WITH YOUR IDEAS ABOUT WHAT'S GOOD, WHAT'S BAD, AND WHAT WE CAN PLAN FOR THE FUTURE.
R.V.S.P. firstname.lastname@example.org ASAP
The Challenge will run from 1st April to 31st October 2019. All Half Marathons on certified courses are included.
See Calendar page for more details.
REMINDER - if you wish to be included, you MUST send your results to John Shaw. Contact details on Calendar page.
QMA is hosting the AMA National Championships in 2020.
Would you like to assist with the preparation for this prestigious event?
Contact the QMA secretary Lorraine at email@example.com