The UWA athletics club gives its members the opportunity to develop their skills in track and field disciplines by taking part in training squads under the guidance of specialist coaches. These squads target athletes looking to compete at local, state, national and international level. By joining the UWA athletics club, you’ll gain access to our training facilities at UWA sports park, and have the opportunity to represent the club at officially sanctioned athletics WA competitions. All student members are encouraged to represent UWA at UniSport Nationals. Memberships are valid for 12 months, beginning 1 October each year.
Training and Coaching
Regular training sessions take place on Monday and Wednesday nights from 4.30 to 6.30pm and Saturday afternoons from 3 to 5pm. All sessions are held at UWA Sports Park, further details can be found at our website. All beginner athletes are encouraged to join a training squad that suits their goals and competitive preferences. However you are not required to join a competitive squad.
Our Student Run Leaders host a weekly run from the UWA Crawley campus during the semester. All levels of fitness are welcome, there’s a place for you! More details on our website.
A membership fee of $150 is required for all athletes over the age of 18.
UWA students are offered a discounted membership, priced at $110 per year.