QMA DECATHLON & HEPTATHLON CHAMPIONSHIPS - TOWNSVILLE - 8-10 JUNE 2018

2018 QMA Combined Events Championships will be held 8th, 9th, & 10th of June, 2018. 

DECATHLON: Event Starts Friday 8th June, 2018 at 3:00pm. Event concludes Saturday 9th June.

HEPTATHLON: Event Starts Saturday 9th June, 2018 at 11:30am. Event concludes Sunday 10th June.

Entries close at midnight on Wedneday 30 May 2018

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EVENT INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION

GOLD COAST MASTERS ATHLETICS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2018

Annual General Meeting will be held on May the 27th straight after the competition.

Download the 2018 Nomination form here.

THROWS COACHING CLINIC with COACH DES DAVIS

We have been able to secure the services of experienced throws coach Des Davis once again for his ever popular coaching clinics. It is a great opportunity to make improvements, no matter how small, to help set a few new PBs.

 All QMA athletes from any region are welcome to attend. The cost will only be $5.00 per athlete for QSAC ground fees with QMA paying the cost of Des’s time –what a bargain!

 All Saturday mornings,  9.00am to 11am,  SAF
May 26           Discus
June 23           Javelin
July 28            Shot Put
August 25       Hammer throw

QMA -Annual General Meeting DATE CLAIMER

QUEENSLAND MASTERS ATHLETICS

 

NOTICE OF QMA ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2018

  

Members are advised that the 2018 Annual General Meeting of Queensland Masters Athletics Association Incorporated will be held as follows:

          Date           Saturday 23 June 2018
          Time          10.00 am
          Place          QSAC Main Building – Sprinters Room

Tea and coffee available. Light refreshments will be served after the meeting.

Business of the Meeting:

  • Presentation of Reports
  • Receiving the Association's financial statement, and audit report
  • Election of Officers and members of Management Committee
  • Adoption of amendments to the QMA Constitution   ***
  • Approval of fees for ordinary members for the 2018/19   *** 

Nominations

Nominations are called for the following positions:

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Four Management Committee members

CLICK HERE for Nomination Form.

Nominations must be received in writing by the Secretary by cob Wednesday 23 May 2018.

A list of names of persons nominated for positions will be posted on the QMA website and at the Clubhouse at least 14 days prior to the Meeting.

Postal Votes

If you are unable to attend the AGM, you may lodge a postal vote for the election of officers.
Postal voting forms will be available on the QMA website or from the Secretary once all nominations have been received. 
They may be posted or emailed to the QMA Secretary and received by the Friday 22 June 2018.

Proxy votes

If you are unable to attend the AGM, you may appoint a proxy to vote on any motions only.
Proxy forms will be available on the QMA website or from the Secretary, if there are motions to be voted on.

Notices of Motions

Notice of Motions for any business to be discussed at the AGM must be received in writing by the Secretary at least 30 days prior to the AGM (i.e. by cob 23 May, 2018)

Queries

If you have any queries, please email the secretary at secretary@qldmastersathletic.org.au or call the secretary on 0409 562 904.

PLEASE SEND NOMINATION FORMS, POSTAL VOTES and PROXY FORMS (if required) to PO Box 474, Sunnybank, 4109 or email to Secretary
Lorraine Birtwell
QMA Secretary

 

 

GOLD COAST MASTERS COMPETITION DURING AUTUMN & WINTER MONTHS

Gold Coast Masters Athletics wish to invite all QMA Members to competition meetings during the Autumn and Winter months at the Griffith University Track.

Next meeting is Sunday 20th May 2018 - 8:00am start.

Check the "Calendar" for the Program of events.

Throws competition only at Ashmore Little Athletics. Check "Calendar".

MATURE SPORTS PROGRAM - 14th & 15th JUNE 2018 - RACV ROYAL PINES RESORT, GOLD COAST

Gold Coast Accademy of Sports presents the Mature Sports Program at the RACV Royal Pines Resort on 14th & 15th June 2018.

Click on the link for more information or complete the application form.

Mature Sports Program Application Form

QMA Short Course Cross Country Championships 2018

QMA Half Marathon Challenge 2018

Location: Anywhere across Australia

QMA Half Marathon Challenge 2018 will run from 1st March to 31st October.

Run any half marathon (or more if you are keen) anywhere in Australia during the above period. 

The event must be held on a certified course, with electronic (chip) timing. 

Please flag your intention to participate by completing THIS FORM.

Each time you complete a half marathon, please complete the RESULTS FORM

NOTE: There is no entry fee to participate. Certificates will be issued to all participants at the end of the Challenge and some small trophies will be awarded. 

QMA STATE TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS - CONGRATULATIONS!

FULL RESULTS - SATURDAY & SUNDAY    

PHOTOS OF THE CHAMPIONSHIPS 

                                                                              

Congratulations to all competitors for outstanding performances and achievements over the two days of the Championships weekend.

A HUGE THANK YOU to all the Volunteers, Officials, Starters, and Track Officials for running the events and keeping to schedule.

Thank you to all the people involved with photo finish and recording the data onto Meet Manager.

Thank you to the organisers of the Championships, the QMA Committee, and to all those that contributed in any way, great or small, to a successful and enjoyable event.

Thank you to the Team that set up the equipment for events, the hurdles, the track, and packed up at the end of each day.

Thank you to QSAC for the use of the track and facilities.

Thank you to Ian Malouf, Mike Kirkby of ezescan, and Wildfire Sports & Trek for supporting QMA.

Thank you to Rachael McCallum, whose photos of the Championships captured the performances and, most importantly, the spirit of Queensland Masters Athletics. Thank you to all people who contributed photos to record the competition.

Photos from the Championships - Courtesy Rachael McCallum 

Click this link for photos, courtesy of Gillian James: Saturday-Championships

More photos contributed by members available by clicking "PHOTOS" under the "RESULTS" heading.

 

DATES: SATURDAY 21 APRIL AND SUNDAY 22 APRIL

FINAL PROGRAMME - SATURDAY & SUNDAY(Timetable only)

2018 QMA TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS - PROGRAM & INFORMATION BOOKLET

 

2018 AUSTRALIAN MASTERS ATHLETIC AWARDS

Congratulations to QMA members who received AMA Awards and recognition at the 2018 AMA Championships Dinner Function in Perth.

Wilma Perkins                Inducted into the AMA Hall of Fame

Stan Perkins                  Inducted into the AMA Hall of Fame

Julie Brims                     Sprint/Hurdles Award

Jeanette Flynn                Most Outstanding Individual Performance Award


Champion of Champions Sprint            Julie Brims 11.34 (To be confirmed)


For the full list of Nominees CLICK HERE.

VenuesWest AMA Track and Field Championships 2018 - Perth, Western Australia

 VenuesWest AMA Track and Field Championships 2018.

RESULTS

THURSDAY RESULTS        FRIDAY RESULTS        SATURDAY RESULTS        SUNDAY RESULTS

 

The Championships will be hosted by Masters Athletics W.A. from 26-29 April, 2018.

Latest eNewsletter. Includes Dinner and "going social" information.

WERE YOU INVOLVED AS A VOLUNTEER AT THE GC2018 COMMONWEALTH GAMES?

If you are a QMA Member and were involved as a Volunteer at the GC2018 Commonwealth Games, please send a photo of yourself ("selfie" or taken during the Games by someone else) in your uniform so it can be put on the QMA website to acknowledge your contribution to the Games.

Email photos to qmawebmaster@hotmail.com
Copyright of all photos will be respected and photos will only be uploaded to the QMA website and not used for any other purposes without permission from the owner or subject of the photo.

Welcome to Queensland Masters Athletics

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.

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Watch Queensland Masters athletes in action on their home grounds and abroad. Click on the pic below.

News

QMA Half-yearly membership now available

19/04/2018

QMA Half-yearly membership will cover you from now until 30 September 2018. 

The Half-Year Fee is $30.00.

It includes Base Membership wih QA which provides Personal Accident Insurance cover. 

You will be eligible to compete in Out of Stadia Championship events and QA cross country events. 

You will also be eligible to compete at the WMA World Masters Track and Field Championships in Malaga, Spain in September 2018. 

To join on-line, go to the MEMBERSHIP PORTAL

 

QMA STATE TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018

Action highlights and medallists from Saturday's competition.

Evergreen Harry Giles wins Gold in the Hurdles.

 

 

 

 

D James & Mark Lepper have a very close finish in the M55 400m Sprint - Photo courtesy of Jodie Watson.

 

Sunday competition took off in brilliant conditions.

 

Right on the line.

Euan McLean M35 just missing his final attempt at setting a new High Jump record of 1.86m

Champion photographer

 

 

 

 

 

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