AV Shield is a team-based competition covering a range of track & field events thought out the summer season, culminating in the Shield final in February.
The 2018/19 Shield season starts on October 6th and runs until February 2019 consisting of 12 rounds of competition held at 2 metro venues and 3 country venues each round. Athletes can compete at any venue and score points for their team.
The competing Athletics clubs are divided into 4 metro zone, Blue, Red, Yellow, White and 3 country zone, Ballarat, Bendigo, and Geelong. Casey Cardinia Athletics is in Blue Zone.
Pre-entry is via the AV Member Portal, with entries opening the week before and closing 3 days prior to competition.
The Shield competition is run by volunteers and the club is required to provide helpers when competition is hosted at a Blue Zone venue. Each member will be expected to volunteer at least once for shield duty during the season. Club Duty Sign up coming soon!
The Shield calendar, a program of events and a timetable of events can all be found by clicking the Event Information Page button below.
AV Shield Entry Guide 2018-19
AV Shield Format
Event Information Page
2018/19 AV Summer Handbook