PDSSSC Athletics Carnival
Schools can select winners from their own carnival or athletes who are competitive in time or distance to compete at the the PDSSSC Athletics event which is held in August each year at Blacktown Olympic Park. In 2018, the PDSSSC Athletics Championships will be held on Friday, 31st August.
There are events for all ages from 12 to 17+ for boys and girls.
Track events in 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, 1500m walk for all age groups.
Field events for each age group - Discus, Shot Put, High Jump, Long Jump and 12-15 and 16-19 Triple Jump. Javelin will be held as an Open event, for a few selected athletes from schools.
In addition, there are 4x100m relays for 12/13, 14/15 and 16/17+ age divisions. Ages are determined by age turned this year FOR 2018 - 12 years - born in 2006, 13 - born in 2005 etc
The first placed athlete from each event, excluding relays (first 2 in the 100m, 200m, 12-15 and
16-19 1500m Walks events) progress to the NSWCCC Carnival, if their times and/or distances are competitive.
Javelin will be held from 7.40 - 8.25am for selected competitors ONLY. These competitors have had their distances verified through outside athletics meets or school carnivals.
Hurdles will not be held at PDSSSC. Times will need to be submitted for entry into hurdles events for the NSWCCC Athletics Carnival. Submit your times through your school sports coordinator.
In 2018, the PDSSSC Athletics Championships will be held on Friday August 31st.
Here attached is the Draft Program and Information for the 2017 PDSSSC Athletics Championships. This will be updated closer to this year's event.
PDSSSC Athletics Track Events
PDSSSC Field Event Schedule
AA Implements (as at 1 Nov 2011)
Draft 2017 PDSSSC Track Program
Draft 2017 PDSSSC Field Program
Draft PDSSSC Athletics information 2017
NSWCCC Athletics Carnival
The winners from the Diocesan Carnival then go on to represent the Parramatta Diocese at the NSWCCC Carnival which is held in September each year at Sydney Olympic Athletic Centre, Homebush.
The events are the same as the PDSSSC Carnival for all ages.
The NSWCCC Athletics Championships will be held on Friday September 21st 2018.
Parramatta team to NSWCCC Athletics 2017
NSWCCC Athletics Program of Events and Records (Track Events)
NSWCCC Athletics Program of Events and Records (Field Events)
NSWCCC Athletics Seating Plan 2017
NSW All Schools Athletics
The NSW All Schools Athletics Championships are held each year at Homebush. Participation in this event is by individual entry. Information will be sent to all schools for this event as it draws close each year.
In 2018, the NSW All Schools Athletics Championships will be held on Thursday 11th, Friday 12th, Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th October. This competition is open to all students in NSW and there is no qualification through other school carnivals. All athletes must enter online by the entry form available through NSW Athletics. Entries close online with Athletics NSW at 9am Thursday 20th September, 2018. See link below when active - this is from 2017.
A team is selected from this event to participate in the Athletics Australia All Schools Championships.
For 2018, the Athletics Australia All Schools Championships will be held at a venue and date to be advised.
Online entry closes 9am Thursday 21st September 2017.
Athletes can enter the NSW All Schools by following the information given in the link below.