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What's On for the summer Season

The Summer Track and Field season runs from October to April. There are a wide range of events at national, regional, club and schools levels that cater for participants of all ages and abilities. Check out some of the options below and see the Athletics Auckland event calendar


Club nIGHTs

ACA Runs a club night most Wednesdays, 6:00pm at Mt Smart Track in Penrose throughout the summer season. This involves a series of timed events from the 60m sprint to 5000m on the track depending on demand. We will also offer coaching on demand and some of our coaches squads will train at this time. Please see our 2023.24 Club Night Schedule for details



This season we will run a night series of mini-meets under lights called the ACA Race Nights. These are FAST and FURIOUS, both in terms of format - 6 events in 1.5 hours -  not to mention the amazing times. At our last ACA Race Night over 30% of competitors got a PB! With Mt Smart renovated we are excited to get these going again. They are scheduled for Wednesdays (from 8pm) on Nov 1st, Nov 22nd, Jan 17th and Feb 28th.  Find out more and/or register here. 


The McKinnon SHIELD

Athletics Auckland run a series of meets throughout the summer - normally on a Saturday - called the McKinnon Shield. They also run Auckland Championships and have an excellent calendar of most events happening in the region. Please see Athletics Auckland calendar for details.



Athletics New Zealand are responsible for all national events. These are hosted all over the country for the different age grades, and events. Please see the Athletics NZ  Event Calendar for details.

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