|Start your preparations now for these upcoming events!
Registration open now - closes 15 July 2018.
The Flight Centre Sports and Events accommodation packages in Malaga are available - see the event details.
South Australian Masters Games
Murray Bridge - 19 – 22 April 2018.
Registration open now - closes 1 March 2018.- see the event details.
26 -29 April, 2018
Registration now open - closes 16 March 2018.
See the event details.
|SAMA encourages you to enter these events - click on each image to find out more!
Please note that contingencies may apply during hot weather, and a summary of these can be downloaded from the Information page.
The SAMA summer competition is held each week on Wednesdays at SA Athletics Stadium, Mile End. . The detailed Summer Program can be downloaded from the Programs page.
See the Competition Formats page for details of upcoming competition each week.
Results will be available on the Results page as soon as possible after each competition, and any photos will be uploaded to our Facebook Gallery.
The next Friday night dinner will be at the Earl of Leicester Hotel, Parkside. Friday 2nd February 2018 at 7pm.
Bookings esential . See the Social Events page for details.
The December edition of SA Masters News can be downloaded from the Newsletters page.
Bay Sheffield 2017 Results
Each year SAMA is invited to stage a distance handicapped 800m at the Bay Sheffield Carnival. Results and photos for the 2017 event are now available on our Special Events page.
Xmas Special - Photos available
Photos from the Christmas Fun Night held on Wednesday 20th December are now available on our Facebook Gallery (thanks to Roger & Ros Lowe)
The Mule has arrived !
SAMA now has a motorised equipment trolley for use at the stadium. See the Information page. for details
SAMA uniforms are available to purchase on-line via local Adelaide store Sports Centre. See the Uniform page for information on purchase of all your uniform needs.
Services for Masters Athletes
We are proud to announce that SAMA is now a Good Sports accredited club. The Good Sports program works with clubs to help them provide safe and healthy environments for families to play sport. Full details can be found on our Service Providers page.
You can also find out more about a Biomechanics research survey being conducted on Breast Support Issues, and what the World Masters Rankings website has to offer. Further information on our Service Providers page.
Full details for all events are available on the Events page, in the Calendar, or using the links below.
- parkruns - A free, weekly, 5km timed run every Saturday at 8.00 am
- Winter running/walking events; ASA & SARRC events. Held throughout the year.
- Trail Running SA events; Various venues. Held throughout the year.
- SAMA Summer Program 2017/18 in Adelaide; Commenced October 11, 2017.
- AMA Decathlon & Heptathlon Championships 2018 in Bendigo, Vic; January 6-7, 2018.
- Oceania Masters Athletics Championships 2018 - Dunedin NZ ; January 20-27, 2018.
- Murray Bridge 2018 SA Masters Games - Murray Bridge, SA; April 19-22, 2018.
- Venues West AMA Championships Perth 2018 in Perth, WA; April 26-29, 2018.
- WMA Championships 2018 - Malaga Spain ; September 5-16, 2018.
Congratulations to George White
At the Australian Masters Athletics (AMA) AGM, George White was announced as a 2017 recipient of the prestigious AMA Merit Award in recognition of his ‘Services to SA Masters Athletics (and beyond)’. To find out more see the Records & Awards page.
Results for the completed 2017 winter competitions are available on the Results page.
20km Walk Championships Results
Results for the AMA 20km Walk Championships (incorporating the 20km SAMA State Champs Walk) held on Sunday 6 August are available on the Results page.
At the AGM held on Saturday 24 June, the Committee for 2017-18 was elected, as shown on the the Committee page.
We welcome Kathy Blute to the Committee, and Lisa Attenborough was elected as Treasurer. We thank Rodger Barber for his sterling service in that position over the past few years, and for the tireless work he has put as Treasurer during the three times he has held that office!
George White has produced an updated 2017 edition of 'Age is an Advantage' as a single web document, which is now available on the SAMA History page.
AMA Track & Field Championships - Darwin 2017
Results are available on the AMA Championships website. Photographs will be available at http://www.ntmastersphotos.com/
Half-Marathon Championships Results
The results and placings for the SAMA State Championships Half-Marathon (held in conjunction with the Greenbelt Half-Marathon on 30 April 2017) are available on the Results page.
Each year awards are made for athletic excellence in our club. Categories for these awards parallel Australian Masters Athletic Awards and category winners are nominated to the AMA. Click here for information on the SAMA Athletic Awards, and to see the winners for 2016.