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Welcome to the first e-News of the season. For the past few months the CMA website has been down, but the issues have been overcome and we are back!! Time to catch up.
At last after SEVEN years we have a new track in Halswell, near the A & P Show Grounds. Athletics is one of four sports, along with hockey, tennis & rugby league, which are now based at the Nga Puna Wai Sports Hub. The photo above is the view looking down the home straight of the new track, with Kennedy's Bush in the background. It is still largely a construction site, but one day it will be complete. It looks great!!!
Do you know where the new track is?
With the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Athletics NZ and New Zealand Masters Athletics, it has made it easier for club athletes to attend our events. However, it does mean that fewer masters 'join' CMA only. We don't see that as an issue. We are happy to accept all masters aged athletes, club or non-club as CMA masters .... we are all the same to us! CMA members have been taking part in Athletics Canterbury's events for several years now. It's perhaps time that our committee becomes a sub-committee of the Centre, given we already work together closely already.
What's on and when?
We are looking at creating our own calendar of this website, but until then, you can go to the Athletics Canterbury calendar on their HOME PAGE to see what events are on each week at interclub.
Use this link to enter ...https://nzmastersathletics.org.nz/event/nzma-track-and-field-championships/
Good luck for the rest of the season,
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