Special SAMA Events


Two Jetties Fun Run

2 Jetties Fun Run 2016

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

For family fun, this year there will again be a 1km Junior Dash and a 0.5km Kids Scamper, both run out-and-back along the beach. Children under 10 yr must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Race start times: Walkers 9.00am; Runners 9.30am; Junior Dash and Kids Scamper 9:45am.

If there is a high tide it may be necessary to run along The Esplanade for part of the way.

What better way to shake out the excesses of Christmas Day – fresh sea air – exercise and a great chance to win random draw prizes.

Enter on the day by the times shown:
8.4km 2 Jetties Fun Run (must be over 12 yr); $15
(Walkers by 8.45am, Runners by 9.15am.)
Children's runs (must be under 15yr); $2 each or $5 for family.

Prizes awarded in the 2 Jetties Fun Run for 1st, 2nd & 3rd in Male & Female Runners and in Walkers categories (plus 1st place in all 10yr age group categories). Children will receive a certificate.
Winners of prizes must be present to receive them.

Go to our Facebook 2 Jetties Fun Run Event page to let us know if you are interested or definitely going!

Download a layout of the area being used for the 2 Jetties at Mosely Square.

Download a flyer here.

Bay Sheffield Carnival - SAMA Events

Bay Sheffield 2016

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

The 800m Masters race will be included in the Bay Sheffield program again this year, on Tuesday 27 December (time to be advised) The SAMA event will be coordinated by Lisa Attenborough, and handicapped by Harry Hayford and John Hore.


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/.


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