This is the nomination portal for those athletes who wish to be considered for selection to the Athletics ACT Team who will compete at the 2018 Australian Junior Athletics Championships at Homebush, Sydney over 14-18 March 2018.
Athletes nominate for the events under their own age group (Under 12, Under 15, Under 16, Under 17, Under 18 and Under 20) with the age determined as at 31 December 2018,
Where an athlete wishes to compete up an age group, they must have the approval of the AACT selectors. They still enter the event for their own age group using the On-Line entry system. Rules do apply in regard to athletes competing up age groups and these are detailed in the ACT Selection Policy - 2018 Australian Junior Championships document.
If selected in the Athletics ACT team, the athlete will be responsible for all transport to and from Homebush and their own accommodation (if required). A Team Administration levy ($75.00 maxiumim but possibly less) plus an event entry fee of $31.50 per event will be required to be paid. The Event Entry fee is made up of $30.00 payable to Athletics Australia plus $1.50 commission charged by SportsTG when processing each entry. The Team Administration levy will cover the transport and accommodation costs of the team mananagement group, including a team physiotherapist.
Athletes must nominate by 5:00pm Sunday 28th January 2018 to be considered for selection. The Athletics ACT Selectors will meet and determine the final selections in the week immediately following the close of nominations.