FEEL THE DIVERSITY OF THE FIELD
We like athletes to represent the club in competitions. We encourage all athletes to take part to gain experience, learn how to compete and gauge their own performance. One of the areas of athletics we specialise in is events on the field.
Feild events at the club include
- Long jump
- Triple jump
- Pole vault
- High jump
WITH CATER FOR ALL AGES
For newcomers and younger members, we introducing the javelin, shot put and other more dangerous items with the use of softer training aids.
Athletics competition is operated through an age range structure. The operative date for determining membership of age groups for all athletes under the age of 17 is the 31st August at the end of the competition year. The “Competition Year” is from 1st October to 30th September in the following year.
|AGE GROUP||AGE||SCHOOL YEAR|
|Under 11||9,10||4 and 5
|Under 13||11,12||6 and 7|
|Under 15||13,14||8 and 9|
|Under 17||15,16||10 and 11
|Under 20 (Juniors)||17 or over on 31 Aug but under 20
on the 31 Dec
|Over 20 (Seniors)||At least 20 on 31 Dec||In the calendar year|