Freemasons New Zealand Special Olympics

National Summer Games Hamilton 2021


Proudly supported by BCD Group

Athletics, through a wide range of track and field events, builds athletes’ total fitness and skills development through a competitive setting.

Track competitions range from 25 metres to 10,000 metres, including hurdles, relays, and sprints. Field events include long jump, ball throws, shot-put, and mini-javelin.

NSG Athletics Overview for Clubs

International Athletics Rules

View the National Summer Games schedule


Category 1

  • 50m Run
  • 50m Walk
  • 100m Run
  • 100m Walk
  • 4x100m Relay
  • Softball Throw
  • Mini Javelin Men
  • Mini Javelin Women
  • Standing Long Jump

Category 2

  • 100m Run
  • 200m Run
  • 400m Run
  • 800m Run
  • 1500m Run
  • 3000m Run
  • 5000m Run

  • 400m Walk
  • 800m Walk
  • 1500m Walk
  • 4×100 Relay
  • Long Jump
  • Shot Put Men 4kg
  • Shot Put Women 3kg
  • Mini Javelin Men
  • Mini Javelin Women

Venue: Porritt Stadium

Porritt Stadium is Hamilton’s foremost outdoor centre for track and field events.

Porritt Stadium provides an athletics track and four sports fields for training and competitions, with other facilities including a tack and grandstand, clubroom, play equipment, public toilet/changing room and two car parks.

Address: 78 Crosby Rd, Chartwell, Chadworth, Hamilton 3210