Special Events

Bay Sheffield Carnival 2018 - SAMA Event

Further details about the 800m Masters event can be viewed on the Special Events page.

AMA Events

AMA Multi Events Championships 2019

January 12th – 13th 2019

Bendigo Victoria (see the AMA website for details).





AMA T & F Championships Melbourne 2019

26 -29 April, 2019 at Lakeside Stadium, Melbourne, VIC.

Provisional schedule available.

See the Melbourne 2019 website for details

Follow their Facebook page for updates.




Melbourne 2019

2 Jetties Fun Run 2018

Thursday 27 December 2018 at 9am

What better way to shake out the excesses of Christmas Day than with a run along the sand of Adelaide's most iconic beach. Glenelg Foreshore (on the beach adjacent the Glenelg jetty)

27th Dec 2018 - 9am Distance: 8.4km return

This Christmas fun run from Glenelg Jetty to Brighton Jetty and back, is organised by the Adelaide Harriers in conjunction with the Bay Sports Festival

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

See the 2 Jetties Fun Run Event web page for full details.

Entry fee is a low $15 when you enter online anytime before the event, or $20 on the day.

Entry for the 1km Junior Dash is $2 online or $5 on the day.


Oceania Masters Athletics Championships - Mackay QLD 2019

31 August 2019 – 7th September 2019 at Mackay Regional Sports Precinct (due to open in February 2019).

Website & Facebook page.

For more information see the 2019 OMA Championships information brochure and event guide (contains provisional program schedule).



See the media release.


WMA  Indoor Championships -Torun, Poland 2019

24 – 30 March 2019.

Registrations are now Open – Website



Other Upcoming Events


parkrun Australia organise free, weekly, 5km timed runs around the nation. They are open to everyone, free, and are safe and easy to take part in. Check out the websites for the individual venues for more details and how to register.

In 2018, the SAMA Winter Program designates two Saturdays when SAMA members are encouraged to participate in a parkrun.

parkruns in the Adelaide metropolitan area (all occur every Saturday at 8am):

Trail Running SA

Two of our members, David Close and Doug Smart, together with other trail-running enthusiasts have set up set up a trail running group. Trail Running SA is a “do-it-yourself” group without formal membership, which depends completely on volunteers. Their purpose is to organise off-road running activities which enable runners of all levels and abilities to enjoy running in natural surroundings and in pleasant company.

Check out the Trail Running SA website for more details of their activities, upcoming trail-running events, and how to join-in, and follow their Facebook page at www.facebook.com/trailrunningsa.

Athletics SA events

Visit the ASA website for full details of all their Stadium events, and the Running SA website for details of other events.

SA Road Runners Club events

Visit the SARRC website for full details of all their events in 2018.


Follow their Facebook page at www.facebook.com/runsarun99.

Past Events

Special Events

Murray Bridge 2018 SA Masters Games

2 Jetties Fun Run 2017

Bay Sheffield Carnival 2017 - SAMA Event

Details can be viewed here.

Trailblazer by the Sea #5 - Walk for HIS Life

Sunday 28 October 2018

Results will be available on their website at www.trailblazerbythesea.com.au

Alice Springs Masters Games 2018

13-20 October 2018 - see their website for results.

Westpac City-Bay Fun Run 2018

16th September 2018

For results see the Westpac City-Bay Fun Run 2018 website at: www.city-bay.org.au/

WMA Championships - Malaga Spain 2018

4th September – 16th September 2018

For results see the 2018 WMA Championships website at: www.malaga2018.com

VenuesWest AMA Championships Perth 2018

26 -29 April, 2018 at Western Australian Athletics Stadium, Floreat, Perth, WA.

Results are available on the VenuesWest AMA Championships Perth 2018 website.

A selection of photos are available on Graeme Dahl’s flickr page.

Oceania Masters Athletics Championships - Dunedin NZ 2018

January 20th – 27th 2018 at Caledonian Ground, Dunedin, New Zealand.

Results are available on the OMA website.

AMA 20km Walk Championships 2017

The AMA 20km Walk Championships was held in Adelaide on Sunday 6 August, 2017. See here for details.

AMA Track & Field Championships - Darwin 2017

9 June - 12 June, 2017

Athletics NT hosted the 2017 Australian Masters Athletics Championships in the Northern Territory.

Full final Results are available on the AMA website.

SAMA Track & Field Pre-Nationals Meet

In the lead-up to the 2017 AMA Championships in Darwin, SAMA held an additional track & field competition day on Saturday 27 May at SA Athletics Stadium.

Results are available on the SAMA Results page.

Clare SA Masters Games 2017

The Games were held Friday the 24th March to Monday the 27th March 2017.

RESULTS from each day of the Athletics competition at the Clare SA Masters Games are available to download from the Results page of the SAMA website. Photos can be viewed on our Facebook page via the Gallery

SAMA Half-Marathon Championships for 2017

The Athlete's Foot Greenbelt Half Marathon was held on Sunday 30 April 2017, and incorporated the SAMA Half-Marathon Championships for 2017.

WMA Events

WMA World Indoor Championships 2017 was held in Daegu City, South Korea; March 19-25, 2017.

For results see the WMA website.

World Masters Athletics Championships- Perth 2016

The World Masters Athletics Championships in Perth were held from 26th October to 6th November 2016.

For results see the WMA website.

AMA Events

AMA Decathlon & Heptathlon Championships 2018 in Bendigo Vic; January 6-7 2018. Results.

2017 Australian Masters Combined Events Championships in Bendigo, VIC; January 7-8, 2017. Results

AMA Half Marathon Championships 2017 in Hobart, TAS; January 15, 2017. Results

AMA Winter Throws Championships 2017 in Wollongong, NSW; September 30, 2017 to October 2, 2017. Results. Full report.

XVI Australian Masters Games 2017

The AMG were held in Tasmania, October 21-28, 2017.

Full results from all competition days for the Athletics are available on the AMG Website.

AMA National Track & Field Championships 2016

To see all the results and photos from the 2016 Nationals visit http://www.samastersathletics.org.au/nationals2016/