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  • Features - Sponsorship | AllTeams
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  • General Information
    General Information Junior Athletics Senior Harriers Contact Close Club Information Click Here to Become a supporter Sign up to receive Club updates and newsletters Owairaka Athletics has a proud history in athletic performance coaching and organisation on both the international and national stages dating back over 70 years From humble beginnings at Anderson Park Mount Albert and later following its relocation to The Lovelock Track its athletes have won Olympic Gold Medals and World Championships and have represented New Zealand in international competition for nearly 50 years Owairaka has always been renowned for leadership in the sport Today we are committed to the rebuilding of Owairaka Athletics as the preferred athletics club within our local areas In 2011 following our re housing into a modern clubroom adjoining the Roskill Youth Zone we embarked on a 5 Year Plan to encourage involvement in athletics and to rebuild our membership coaching and organisational capabilities so that our athletes will bring more success to the club in the future Today we divide our club s activities into three distinct groups Junior being preschool to 14 years Senior being 15 years to Masters age and Social Click here to view our 2016 2017 Calendar

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  • Junior Athletics
    all weather track weather permitting for 7 s and overs Winter Athletics normally commences in August and continues through to the end of September school term 3 During that time the children are encouraged to participate in the Club Cross Country championship and the fun runs at the Owai 5 Mile event in late September All these activities are included in our annual fee so there is no charge for club members Summer Athletics Activities are held on our new track field facilities For the 2016 2017 season Summer Athletics will commence on Wednesday 12th October 2016 with our registration evening through to Wednesday 14th December 2016 when we hold our Club Christmas BBQ We will recommence on Wednesday 1st February 2017 through to Wednesday the 29 th March 2017 when we will hold our End of Season Prize giving and BBQ Each night the children are divided into two groups and then sub groups based on age and gender Under 7s The younger children s activities will include running up to 25 metres long jump and a range of other run jump throw activities designed to develop body movement and coordination skills Over 7s The older children s activities

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  • Senior Harriers
    Roskill Youth Zone we embarked on a 5 Year Plan to encourage involvement in athletics and to rebuild our membership coaching and organisational capabilities so that our athletes will bring more success to the club in the future Today we divide our club s activities into three distinct groups Junior being preschool to 14 years Senior being 15 years to Masters age and Social For our regular club training runs we meet weekly at the club at 6pm on Wednesday 8 30 am on Sunday mornings and occasionally at 2pm on Saturday afternoons throughout the season Click here to view our 2016 2017 calendar Winter Season Apr Sept Wednesday Night Training Can be stamina runs sprint reps lactate threshold hill work time trials or a combination of these Lights are on at the Lovelock Track during the winter season from 6pm to 7pm Sunday Club Runs A slightly less formal training session with more focus on easy distance running Distance terrain and pace may vary Saturday Club Runs Social runs on occasional Saturday afternoons throughout the year Refer to calendar for further detail Club Races King of the Mountain 11 June 2016 2pm Cross Country Championships 17 July 2016 10am

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  • History
    and an hour later Halberg in the 5000 metres won Olympic Titles Puckett and Julian ran the Marathon This success would indirectly set in motion the development of New Zealand s first all weather athletics track The Lovelock Track in Mount Roskill Opened on 15 April 1961 the track in Sandringham Road Extension became Owairaka s home to the current day Five world records have been set on the track From this base Owairaka began its tradition of organising major marathon events Initially with the McReady Marathon in 1962 In that same year Owairaka athletes competed with success at the Perth British Empire Games This time represented by Halberg Snell and Julian with Snell winning the 880 yards and the mile and Halberg retaining his three mile title In Tokyo 1964 Owairaka enjoyed another Olympic Golden Moment Represented again by the four athletes who had competed in Rome Halberg Snell Julian and Puckett they were joined by Arthur Lydiard as the Athletics Coach Snell repeated his 800 metres success from four years earlier and added the 1500 metres to his Olympic haul The following year New Zealand entered a team in the World Cross Country Championships in which Julian finished sixth Only three other New Zealanders ever finished higher in this event Owairaka had only one representative in each of the 1966 Kingston Commonwealth Games and the 1968 Mexico Olympics Julian finished fifth in the marathon in Kingston and Rex Maddaford ran in the 5000m and 10 000m finals in Mexico Julian s non selection in the Olympic Team caused outrage at the time In 1969 the Owairaka Men s Road Relay Team won the Takahe Akaroa Relay for the first time the first of three victories when the relay was held as an event open to clubs outside Canterbury At the World Cross Country Championships that year Maddaford led the New Zealand team to a fourth place finish Later that year new clubrooms were opened and became the club s base for the next 40 years Into the 1970 s and Owairaka athletes continued to represent New Zealand at the highest level Julian again in the marathon at the 1970 Edinburgh Commonwealth Games Martin Simmons at the World Cross Country Championships Kevin Ryan on the track and in Cross Country In 1975 Owairaka enjoyed another Golden Moment when Dave Sirl was the third New Zealand athlete to finish as the New Zealand Team won the World Cross Country Team Title for the first and only time Owairaka was again represented at the Olympics in 1976 in Montreal with Kevin Ryan in the marathon In 1977 Owairaka won the inaugural New Zealand Road Relay Title in winning a third Takahe Akaroa Relay Elsewhere an Owairaka Women s Team won the Palmerston North Relay laying the foundation for more than a decade of domination by Owairaka s female athletes Later in 1977 Owairaka organised the first Choysa International Marathon in downtown Auckland the forerunner of the current Auckland International Marathon A

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  • International Athletes
    Us News Results Coaching How Coaching Works Contact Our Coaches Calendar Galleries Links Our Races 5k in the Park Owai 5 Mile JOIN US Contact Close International Representatives Arthur Lydiard Athlete Coach Noelene Swinton Murray Halberg Ray Puckett Jeff Julian Peter Snell Rex Maddaford Martin Simmons Geoff Pyne Dave Sirl Kevin Ryan Pat Munro Manager Arch Jelley Coach Fred Smith Christine Pfitzinger Keith Olsthoorn Nigel Benton Glensy Kroon Hazel Stewart

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  • Life Members
    Owai Club Information General Information Junior Athletics Senior Harriers History International Athletes Life Members Presidents Committee Contact Us News Results Coaching How Coaching Works Contact Our Coaches Calendar Galleries Links Our Races 5k in the Park Owai 5 Mile JOIN US Contact Close display list no left panel widget regular widget type officialswidget Life Members 1953 Stu Billman 1953 Vic Hart 1953 Pearl Ellis 1959 Bert Payne 1960 Arthur Lydiard

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  • Presidents
    Information General Information Junior Athletics Senior Harriers History International Athletes Life Members Presidents Committee Contact Us News Results Coaching How Coaching Works Contact Our Coaches Calendar Galleries Links Our Races 5k in the Park Owai 5 Mile JOIN US Contact Close display list no left panel widget regular widget type officialswidget Presidents 1943 1945 S Billman 1946 1948 V Hart 1949 H Bull 1950 1951 V Hart 1952 1954 S

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