2018 Kick for Life Challenge and Footbike Race Calendar

 

Join us for the KICK FOR LIFE challenge, both corporates and individuals are welcome.  See below for details. 

Here also is the forward calendar for 2018. 

11th February - 6.30am

QLD Race day Murarrie Criterium Circuit, Murarrie QLD 400m Sprint time trial, 10km Criterium 
17th February - 8am
 
NSW Race day
 
Lidcombe Oval, 400m cycling track, Sydney NSW 400m Sprint time trial, 10km Criterium
 
3rd March - 8:00am
 
NSW State Championships
 
Waratah Park Sutherland, NSW
 
1km time trial, 10km Criterium
 
23rd March - 8:00am
 
Kick for Life Charity Event
 
Lidcombe Oval, NSW
 
40km (100 laps of 400m track)
25th March - 12pm
 
VIC State Championships
 
Belmont Island Criterium Circuit, Geelong, VIC
 
400m sprint, 10km Criterium
8th April - 7am
 
QLD State Championships
 
Albert Bishop Park, Hedley Ave Nundah QLD
 
400m sprint, 10km Criterium
 
26th-27th May - 8am
 
National Championships*
 
Stromlo Criterium Track, ACT
 
1200m time trial, 10km Criterium, 42km endurance
 
19th-22nd July Footbike World Championships Losser, Netherlands TBC, expecting sprint, relay criterium and endurance

Further local race dates will be released for 2018. AFA will announce these dates at least 6 weeks prior to the event.


Friday 23rd March - 8am "KICK FOR LIFE" Corporate Challenge - Lidcombe Oval NSW - A corporate challenge to raise funds for Ronald McDonald house and the Australian team going to the 2018 Footbike World Championships. Get you company team involved in the corporate events, or take on the 8000 kick challenge as an individual. Check out https://kickforlife.com.au/ and then join us raising funds for Kick for Life and Ronald McDonald House. - Entries for the 8000 kick challenge close 31st Dec, so get in now and register.

 

*Nationals Accommodation: Stay AIS-Australian Institute of Sport

Imagine wandering the hallways of the AIS Athletes Village, where some of Australia's greatest athletes such as Lauren Jackson, Patty Mills and Michael Klim lived and dreamed while they chased Olympic glory.

Well, now you no longer need to imagine us footbikers can experience it together at Australia's premier elite sports precinct.

Accommodation has been booked for competitors from Friday 25th May-Sunday 27th May (2 nights). Prices below include breakfast, lunch and dinner in a twin share self-contained flat. 4 person share rooms are available upon request.
Cost is $125 per person/night ($250 total per person for the weekend). The deadline for booking has passed, however contact Tammy on 0410440378 or tammy.hewitt@aryzta.com to see if you can be added to the booking.   The quicker you book, the more likely we are of being able to add your booking.

Happy Kicking

Bruce Cook
President
Australian Footbike Associastion
Ph 0407 699884