Welcome To Masters Athletics W.A.

Posted on

Next run: Sunday March 25: 3 P’s – 16k/8k/5k 7:30am.

Visitors are always welcome at MAWA events for a small fee ($5)

The object of our club is to encourage and promote Masters Athletics, general fitness, and to provide opportunities for training and competition.

To see what Masters Athletics WA (MAWA) offers, head over to the about us page.

Over 30? Why not join us?

Membership is open to men and women 30 years of age and over.

Volunteers for Nationals

Posted on

Volunteers are called for to help at the National Championships that we are hosting in Perth 26-29 April 2018

We are very excited to have received 576 entries and now need lots of helpers to ensure the event runs smoothly

If you can help on any of these days please contact our Volunteers Coordinator Margaret Langford at:



Gallipoli Run

Posted on

Registrations are open for this years Gallipoli Run on 22 April

This 4k or 8k event is run by AWA in honour and support of our war veterans

To enter please go to the link below:

Gallipoli Run Perth 2018

2019 Oceania Qld

Posted on

For your diaries:

The next Oceania Championships will be in Mackay Queensland 31 August- 7 September 2019

Please see flyer below for more information:

Oceania 2019

ABC programme on Cecil Walkley

Posted on

The news item on Cecil will be aired on the 7pm ABC news Saturday 17th March. If you miss it, you will be able to see it on iview.

Vale Alan Pomery

Posted on

Many of our older members will remember Alan Pomery who was a member from 1983 to 2011

Known for his enthusiasm he turned from runner to walker in his later years

He sadly passed away on 11 March at 86 yrs and we send our condolences to Maureen and family

There will be a Funeral Mass at 10am on Tuesday 20 March at St Francis of Assisi Catholic Church 6 Lillian Rd Maida Vale

April Track and Field

Posted on

The pre-Nationals April 2018 programme is now on the website – right sidebar.

Note that jumps coaching with Dave Wyatt starts 5:30 at WAAS, while due to the poor floodlighting at ECAC the throws will start at 5:30 on Thursdays.

The winter programme at ECAC will commence on 10th May.

There will also be a pre-Worlds programme at WAAS in August.

Committee Summary March 2018

Posted on
  • MAWA bid to host the AMA 2020 half marathon has been submitted
  • Large number of new members in February – now 553
  • The club has lost money when members have cancelled their bookings for our camps. From now on payment will be required up front
  • We have just been advised that we cannot hold our Aquinas run due to construction works at the school. An alternative has been found at Curtin. Details will be on the website and an email sent to members.
  • Equipment for the new results system is being delivered and it will be trialled soon
  • ABC are producing a news item on Cecil Walkley. It will probably be aired on a Sunday evening – as soon as we know the date we will put it on the website
  • We will cancel our Paypal account. It has only been used once since 2014.

Reminder Entries Close Soon

Posted on


Reminder that entries for the Venues West AMA Championships Perth 2018 (Nationals) will:

CLOSE by Midnight WA time on Friday 16 March

Please don’t leave it till too late and miss out on this golden opportunity –

Note results will also be used to award WA State placings this year so we encourage all WA athletes to enter!

Remember no late entries accepted so don’t be disappointed!



Film Festival Doco

Posted on

Australian Revelations is bringing to the Perth Film Festival the documentary “Salute” about a piece of athletics/human rights history:

1968 Olympics Mexico – Australian Peter Norman wins the silver medal in the record breaking 200m final. On the podium the Americans that won gold and bronze raise a closed fist salute for human rights that makes history.

Monday 26 March 6.30pm – 9.30pm

The Backlot 21 Simpson St West Perth

For tickets please click the link below:

Buy Tickets



AMA ENewsletter #8 March

Posted on

Please click link below to view the March AMA ENewsletter:

AMA ENewsletter #8