Oceania Youth Athletics Championships

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The Oceania Youth Athletics Championships is an athletics event organized by the Oceania Athletics Association (OAA) open for youth (U18) athletes from member and associate member associations. The competition is held biennially for the first time in 1993 until 1999, and between 2000 and 2008 together with the Oceania Open Championships. In 2010 and 2011, it was held together with the Australian Junior Athletics Championships (U14 to U20), and in 2013 again together with the Oceania Open Championships. [1][2]

Editions[edit]

Year City Country Date Venue No. of
Events
No. of
Athletes
1st 1993 Canberra, ACT  Australia March 15–16 29 96
2nd 1995 Tereora, Rarotonga  Cook Islands May 4–5 Tereora National Stadium 31 135
3rd 1997 Suva, Viti Levu  Fiji July 11–12 National Stadium 33 170
4th 1999 Santa Rita  Guam July 2–3 30 116
5th 2000 Adelaide, South Australia  Australia August 24–26 Santos Stadium 33 97
6th 2002 Christchurch, Canterbury  New Zealand December 12–14 Queen Elizabeth II Park 34 96
7th 2004 Townsville, Queensland  Australia December 18 Townsville Sports Reserve 35 135
8th 2006 Apia, Upolu  Samoa December 13–16 Apia Park 37 148
9th 2008 Saipan  Northern Mariana Islands June 25–28 Oleai Sports Complex 37 112
10th 2010 Sydney, New South Wales  Australia March 11–14 Sydney Olympic Park Athletic Centre 42 74 + 309 from Australia
11th 2011 Sydney, New South Wales  Australia March 10–14 Sydney Olympic Park Athletic Centre 40 25 + 331 from Australia
12th 2013 Papeete, Tahiti  French Polynesia June 3–5 Stade Pater Te Hono Nui 40 116

Championships records[edit]

Boys[edit]

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Championships Place Ref
100 m
400 m 47.93 James Kermond  Australia 3 June 2013 2013 Championships French Polynesia Papeete, French Polynesia
3000 m 9:35.93 Rosfelo Siosi  Solomon Islands 3 June 2013 2013 Championships French Polynesia Papeete, French Polynesia [3]
Shot Put 21.34 m Jacko Gill  New Zealand 12 March 2010 2010 Championships Australia Sydney, Australia
Pole vault 4.70 m Luca Denee  New Zealand 3 June 2013 2013 Championships French Polynesia Papeete, French Polynesia [3]

Girls[edit]

Event Record Athlete Nationality Date Championships Place Ref
100 m
200 m
Shot put 14.88 m Luisa Sekona  Australia 3 June 2013 2013 Championships French Polynesia Papeete, French Polynesia [3]
Javelin throw 46.50 m Emilie Falelavaki Wallis and Futuna/ Wallis and Futuna 3 June 2013 2013 Championships French Polynesia Papeete, French Polynesia [3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ OCEANIA YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIPS, Athletics Weekly, retrieved March 21, 2013 
  2. ^ CHAMPIONSHIP INDEX - OCEANIA YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIPS OCYC, World Junior Athletics History ("WJAH"), retrieved March 21, 2013 
  3. ^ a b c d "Oceania Area Championships Day 1 Results". OAA. 3 June 2013. Retrieved 5 June 2013. 

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