New look Athletics in Action
With our new website and database now operating, we’re ready to resume Athletics in Action. We listened to your comments in the survey we conducted and have made some changes.
We aim to publish much more frequently (every two weeks) with a couple of main articles and some other small snippets of useful information. We’ve also split off Club, Coaches and Officials information into specialised, targeted newsletters, so while it appears smaller than the previous version, we’ll be communicating with your more frequently and in a more effective manner.
NZ classic relay great success
This weekend the annual National Road Relay Championships returns to the iconic Takahe to Akaroa route on the South Island. Steve Landells discovers what makes the event such a special part of the fabric of the New Zealand athletics calendar.
Read more …
New website & new look
We’ve got a new website with a brand new look and many features that are going to be rolled out progressively. It’s still www.athletics.org.nz but you'll certainly notice some differences.
We think it’s a big improvement on our previous website which was eight years old.
Until we get the Events Calendar running smoothly, we are still using the Zeus Calendar. It’s the first item on the EVENTS tab on our new website.
If you have the old website (or pages on the old site) bookmarked or linked, you may need to redo those links to the new ones.
Athletics NZ website
The next six months is a busy period for our sport. Many of us will be involved as participants, organisers, officials and coaches over the winter season. Here's what's coming up soon:
New Board members
Welcome to the two new members on the Athletics NZ Board, Roger Carruthers and Nicki Sutherland. You can read more about Roger & Nicki, and the other Board Members on the Board Members page