Age Groups

The Ginninderra Tigers accept athletes of any age and provides activities on Saturday mornings at Charnwood Oval for anyone up to 99 years of age. Senior Age Groups (U13 to Open) start at 09:30am, whereas younger athletes start at 08:30am.

Members of the Ginninderra Tigers can also participate in both or neither of the ACT’s two regular inter-club competitions run by Athletics ACT (Seniors) and Little Athletics ACT (Little Aths).

Registered athletes can freely choose between the two competitions including where and when they attend. Membership with the Tigers includes registration with both Associations (as age appropriate) and at no additional cost.

Athletics ACT age groups?
From October 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016

    • 2003 or 2004 or 2005 – Under 14
    • 2001 or 2002 – Under 16
    • 1999 or 2000 – Under 18
    • 1997 or 1998 – Under 20
    • 1996 or earlier – Open

From January 1, 2017 to September 30, 2017

    • 2004 or 2005 – Under 14
    • 2002 or 2003 – Under 16
    • 2000 or 2001 – Under 18
    • 1998 or 1999 – Under 20
    • 1997 or earlier – Open

Little Athletics age groups?

Little Athletics is available to anyone aged between 4 and 17 years. Age group is dependent on the age of the athlete at midnight on the 30th September each year.

An athlete who is 16 on the 30th of September competes in the Under 17 age group the whole season, whereas an athlete that turns 16 during or after October competes in the Under 16 age group.

One Club, best of both worlds

All you need is your Date of Birth to be correctly registered. Our Club Register will ensure you are registered in the correct Age Group for both Associations at no extra cost. Ginninderra is the only all ages athletics club in the ACT.