LAVic Competition Rules & Guidelines

Please click on the following link to view Competition Rules:

http://lavic.com.au/Competition/Rules-and-Regulations

 

For more information on how each event is officiated Click on below link:

http://lavic.com.au/Portals/43/Documents/2016/officials/2016%20LAVic%20Officiating%20Booklet.pdf

 

 

Rules of Competition

The Rules and Regulations of Competition can be found on LAVic website.  TLAC have adopted the Competition Rules of the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF).

If you are interested in learning more about officiating, please contact the club secretary.

Spikes

Spike shoes will only be permitted to be worn in the events listed in the following table:

Age Group

Track Events

Field Events

Relays

Cross Country

Road Relays

U9, U10

No spike shoes allowed

No spike shoes allowed

No spike shoes allowed

No spike shoes allowed

No spike shoes allowed

U11, U12

All events run entirely in lanes

All jump events & Javelin

All events

No spike shoes allowed

No spike shoes allowed

U13, U14, U15

All events except Race Walks

All jump events & Javelin

All events

No spike shoes allowed

No spike shoes allowed

 

Starts & Starting Blocks

A crouch start must be used by all athletes in U12 and upwards.  Athletes in

U12–U16 may use starting blocks.  The Centre has starting blocks available.

U12-U16 must wear spikes when using blocks.  If not wearing spikes they must do a crouch start.