Latest news
  1. Oceania Athletics Championships 2022 – Mackay, Australia
  2. Continental Tour 2022: Oceania
  3. World Athletics Veteran Pin
  4. Brian Roe – World Athletics Plaque of Merit
  5. Once-in-a-Lifetime Games; Privileged to be a Technical Official 
  6. Flack, Snell, Doubell … Peter Bol?
  7. Oceania Identified Athlete from Tuvalu makes Olympic Debut
  8. Oceania Athletics Tokyo2020 Event Previews
  9. Jonah Harris on Track to Create Nauru History
  10. Global Conversation
  11. 2020 MERIT AWARD RECIPIENTS
  12. Oceania One Day Meetings 2020-21
  13. Cook Islands Games
  14. World Athletics – Wrap Up
  15. Lauren Bruce Claims Area Hammer Throw Record
  16. McSweyn Area Record
  17. Project W.I.N: HPTC Athletes take on Nutrition
  18. Area Record Holder Announces Retirement
  19. OAA COMPETITION COMMISSION: EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
  20. Alex Beddoes: Sportsmen of the Year
  21. AREA NEWS: FEBRUARY
  22. Ratcliffe Sets New Area Record at Porritt Classic
  23. Oceania 20km Race Walk Championships
  24. Fiji’s Sprinter, Heleina Young, Awarded Inaugural Scholarship
  25. Tokyo Qualifiers, Records, and GIO OzDay10k
  26. Hull and Baxter Set New Area Records
  27. Palau: 4th Annual Koror Kolor Run
  28. Maurie Plant: Tributes and Memories
  29. 2020 Melanesian Championships: New Location
  30. NMA 38th Annual Christmas Island Relay
  31. Congratulations to newly elected OAA President Robin Sapong Eugenio of the Northen Mariana Islands
  32. McSweyn claims Zatopek 10,000m Victory in Record Time
  33. Sir Peter Snell, a New Zealand Athletic Legend who Always be Remembered
  34. Day 9 & 10: Doha Report
  35. Doha Report: Day 8
  36. Doha Day 7: Report
  37. Doha Report: Day 6
  38. Doha Report: Day 3
  39. Doha – Day Two
  40. Day 1: Competition Begins
  41. Press Release: 2021 OCEANIA AREA CHAMPIONSHIPS
  42. Sally Pearson, one of Australia’s greatest Olympians, has announced her retirement. 
  43. Oceania Athletics Council 2019-2023
  44. Athlete Profile: Banuve Tabakaucoro FIJI
  45. Athlete Profile: ‘Ata Maama Tu’utafaiva TONGA
  46. Athlete Profile: Isila Apkup PNG
  47. Pacific Mini Games Award Recipients
  48. Merit Awards 2022

World Under 20 Championships

Australia will have the biggest team from the region with 57 athletes (consisting of 31 Females and 26 Males).

New Zealand has selected 17 athletes (consisting of 10 Females and 7 Males).

We also have eight other Member Federations that will be competing and they include;

Cook Islands – James Kimiora Harry (Discus). His personal best is 47.89m which he set at the 2015 New Zealand Secondary Schools Championships in Timaru. At the Polynesian Championships this year he finished 2nd in the U18 Disucs with 46.12m.

French Polynesia – Raiarii Thompson (Shot Put). His personal best is 18.15m set on the 17th June in France. At the Polynesian Championships he finished 2nd in both the Open Men’s Discus and Javelin.

Guam – Christina Regner Francisco (400m Hurdles). Her Personal best is 1.04.00 set on the 29th April.

Northern Mariana Islands – Zari Sapong (100m). At the recent Micronesian Championships she won two Gold, one Silver and one Bronze medal. She was named the top Female athlete at the Championships in Pohnepi.

Papua New Guinea – Ephraim Lerkin (400m Hurdles). His personal best is 53.39 which he ran at the PNG National Championships last month. The qualifying time for WU20 Champs is 53.20. At the Melanesian Championships Ephraim finished 2nd in the Open 400m Hurdles in 53.41 and was 5th in the Open 400m with 49.18.

Samoa – Nathaniel Sulupo (Discus). His personal best is 52.05m which he set at the Potts Classic in New Zeland in January. Nathaniel won the Athletics NZ U20 National title this season. Nathaniel also won the Polynesian Open Discus title earlier this year.

Tonga – Larry Sulunga (110m Hurdles). His personal best is 14.67 set at the Tongan National Championships in April. At the Melanesian Championships he competed in the Open Men 110m Hurldes (higher height than U20’s) and finished 2nd with 15.72.

Vanuatu – Dicki Mael (200m). His personal best is 21.40 seconds set in Port Vila earlier this year. Dicki recently competed at the Melanesian Championships in the 400m where he ran 50.31.

Full Results

Results Pacific Islands

Australia
Full team list
Team Results

New Zealand
Full team list
Team Results

IAAF Event Page

Local Organising Committee Event Website