Volunteers All Schools and SKO Championships
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Calling All Athletics Enthusiasts & Volunteers!

More than 1100 track and field Junior athletes will compete in the 2017 Australian All Schools Championships, with the SA Athletics Stadium set to host the championships for able-bodied and para-athletes from 8th – 10th December.
Additionally, on Monday 11th December, Schools from around the country will compete in the 2017 Australian Schools Knockout Final (SKO).
Athletics Australia is looking for 50, energetic and enthusiastic volunteers across all four event days to assist deliver of both Schools Championships in Adelaide.

To volunteer at the Australian All Schools & SKO Championships, you must be:

Fit and Healthy and ready to get involved

Athletics Australia will provide you with:

  • Athletics Australia Volunteer uniform (Polo & Hat)
  • Meals and refreshments
  • Certificate of participation

There are a number of locations and areas both inside and outside the venue where we require volunteers:

Pre- Competition:

Signage Bump-in (stadium & directional)
NB: Will take place on Thursday 7th December – times will vary throughout the day

On Track:

Starters Assistants
Hurdle Movers (as required)

On Field:

Scoreboard Operators
Implement Retrieval
Long Jump/Triple Jump Pit Raking


Red card collectors (on bicycle)


Call Room Assistants
Post Event Control Assistants
Administration/Results Assistants (runners)

Ceremonial Assistants

Technical Assistants

Basket Carriers

Event Presentation Assistants

Competition session times are as follows:

(Note that volunteer rosters will be split into 3-4-hour shifts)

Friday 8th December –                    12:00pm – 7:00pm
Saturday 9th December -                8:30am – 5:00pm
Sunday 10th December -                8:30am – 4:00pm

Monday 11th December-               8:30am – 4:00pm

*Please note that session times are subject to final timetable being released and area requirements. Please use this a guide only.

If you are interested in volunteering 2017 Australian All Schools & SKO Championships, please contact Jon Henschke (Athletics SA) with the following information:

Which area you would like to volunteer in:
Session availability:

Or if you would simply like more information, please contact Jon on (08) 8354 3477.

Event Details


SA Athletics Stadium

Event Date:

Friday 8 December 2017 to Monday 11 December 2017
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Telephone: (08) 8354 3477
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