Athletics has been a compulsory sport on the Commonwealth Games program from the beginning. It has been included in every Games although the program has been modified as per the IAAF requirements. Para-Sport events were added in the 1994 and 2002 Games. The 2014 program will include six track and field events for Para-Sport athletes. The governing body for Athletics in Australia is Athletics Australia.
October 3, 2018
Four Commonwealth Games Australia heroes will vie for the 2018 ‘The Don’ Award at Sport Australia Hall of Fame 34th Induction and Awards Gala Dinner next week.
September 12, 2018
Commonwealth Games gold medallist, Brandon Starc has led the charge for Team Asia-Pacific at the two day event – the Continental Cup (the world cup of athletics) in Ostrava, Czech Republic over the weekend.