Special SAMA Events


Two Jetties Fun Run

2 Jetties Fun Run 2016

This race from Glenelg Jetty to Brighton Jetty and back, was organised by the Doug Smart for the South Australian Masters Athletics in conjunction with the Bay Sports Festival at Glenelg Foreshore, and held on Monday 26 December 2016.

The course for walkers and runners was 8.4km along the beach between the jetties. For family fun, there was also a 1km Junior Dash and a 0.5km Kids Scamper.

Photos of the 2016 event can be found in the SAMA Facebook Gallery, thanks to Ros Lowe, Richard Everson and Lyn Peake.

Raw result sheets are available to download as scanned PDFs:

All Placegetters+Runners-raw results2016

Walkers-raw results2016

See also the Facebook 2 Jetties Fun Run Event page.

Bay Sheffield Carnival - SAMA Events

Bay Sheffield 2016

South Australian Masters Athletics organised a 800m event for SAMA members at the Bay Sheffield Carnival at Colley Reserve, Glenelg, which ran from 27 - 28 December 2016.

The 800m Masters race was on Tuesday 27 December at 4.20pm, and was coordinated by Lisa Attenborough, and distance handicapped by John Hore. The photo on the right shows all the athletes involved.

The SAMA event at the Bay Sheffield was sponsored by the Scout Outdoor Centre, which provided Prize vouchers for the first 3 home.

The placegetters (pictured below) were:
1st Gino Geracitano
2nd Cherie Rothery
3rd Paul Lainio.














Full information about the Bay Sheffield Carnival can be found at the South Australian Athletic League website.



Clare SA Masters Games

24 - 27 March 2017

The Athletics program to be organised by SAMA will be held as follows:
Pentathlon – Friday 24th March, 1pm
Track & Field – Saturday 25th March, 9am & Sunday 26th March, 8am
5km Road Run and Walk – Saturday 25th March, 4:15pm
10km Road Run and Walk – Sunday 26th March, 2:30pm

A provisional Athletics program can be downloaded here.

Athletics fee (payable in addition to Games Registration fee) is only $25 (unlimited athletic events).

Mr. Mick and the Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council are proud to host the 22nd annual SA Masters Games, and Clare’s second Games.

The Games will be held Friday the 24th March to Monday the 27th March 2017. Four fun filled days of sport, events, functions in and around the Clare Valley.

The Mr. Mick Games Hub will be located on the top level of The Valleys Lifestyle Centre, 180 Main North Road in Clare and is central to all venues throughout the games. The Games Hub will host the registration site for athletes to sign and collect their Athlete Pack.

The opening ceremony and street party will include the ‘Masters Mile’ and an athlete march with activities to kick off from 5.30pm. Athletes will be required to assemble at The Valleys at 5pm.

Further information, including on-line entry, available at http://www.claremastersgames.com.au/.


Previous Special SAMA Events

These can be found on a separate page.