Track & Field

Senior Track & Field 2017

This is seasons events will all be held at Churchill, so no travel this year.

Saturday 6th May

Sunday 4th June

Sunday 9th July

Sunday 6th August

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NEMAA  Track & Field League 2017

All Track & Field events to be held at MONKTON STADIUM, JARROW ,TYNE & WEAR

Visit the NEMAA (North East Masters Athletics Association) website here

League 1. 15th May 2017

6.15pm……Hammer B
………..Javelin A
6.30pm….100m
7.00pm….3000m
7.15pm….Long Jump
……… Javelin B
……….Hammer A
8.10pm….High Jump
8.00pm….400m
8.20pm   ..Weight

League 2.   22nd May 2017

6.15pm…….Discus B
…………..Shot A
6.30pm……..1500m
7.00pm…….Triple Jump
7.15pm………100m
…………… Shot B
…………….Discus A
8.00pm………800m
8.10pm………Long Jump
8.20pm……..200m

League 3.   5th June 2017

6.15pm……..Hammer B
………….Javelin  A
6.30pm…….100m
7.00pm…….3000m
7.15pm……..Triple Jump
………….. Javelin  B
…………..Hammer  A
8.00pm……..400m
8.10pm………High Jump
8.20pm……..Weight

League 4.     3rd July 2017 

6.15pm……Discus B
………..Shot -A
6.30pm……Mile
7.00pm… Long  Jump
7.15pm…..Shot -B
…… … Discus A
……….200m
8.00pm….Triple Jump
………..300m

League 5.     17th July 2017 

6.15pm……Hammer  B
………….Javelin A
6.30pm…….100m
7.00pm……..3000m
7.15pm…….Long Jump
…………..Javelin  B
……………Hammer  A
8.00pm……..400m
8.10pm……..High Jump
8.20pm……..Weight

League 6.      31st July 2017

6.15pm…..Discus B
6.15pm…..Shot A
6.30pm…..800m
7.00pm……200m
7.15pm…..Triple Jump
…………Shot  B
7.15pm…..Discus  A
8.00pm……4 X 400m Relays
8.10pm……High Jump
8.20pm…… 4 x 100m Relays

Please note:- there are six fixtures in 2017.

This year the first track event will vary between a sprint and a long distance  race.  e.g. On May 15th the 100m is first track event but on May 22nd the 1500m is the first track event  and on July 17th the 3000m is first track event.

In 2017 the throws will be seeded into two groups .

Group A =  Discus, Hammer and Javelin for competitors throwing further than 20 meters…. Shot further than 7.00m.                  Competitors  throwing slightly less than these distances may wish to compete in Group A depending on  the number of entrants.

Group B  will be for competitors throwing less than the distances listed in Group A.

Please declare on Championships entry form or at League registration the groups in which you wish to compete.
Competitors are advised not to enter Group A in one throw and  Group B in another throw  at the same fixture.

NEMAA TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS TIMETABLE 2017

17th  June 2017. Provisional Timetable  (to be confirmed.)                           
11.00 3,000m  Walk
11.00 HAMMER,  group A                
11.00 SHOT.         group B                 
11.45 100/80m HURDLES          
12.00 HAMMER,   group B          
12.00 SHOT          group A                         
12.15 100m                                  
12.30 1500m                                
12.30 LONG JUMP, Women  
1.00 DISCUS,      group A
1.15 LONG JUMP,  Men               
1.30 400m
2.00 DISCUS,       group B                                 
2.00 200m                                      
2.15 OPEN MILES    (seniors and masters)                     
2.15 TRIPLE JUMP, Women           
2.30 800m 
2.45 JAVELIN,   group A                                       
3.00 TRIPLE JUMP,   Men  
3.30 JAVELIN,    group B           
3.30 3000m Women and M65+          
4.00 WEIGHT (All)                          
4.00 HIGH JUMP,  ( All )                 
4.00 5000m  Men 35 – 64         
Throws will be seeded into two distance groups .
Group A – Further than the following distances :- Discus 20m. Hammer 20m. Javelin 20m. Shot 7.00m
Group B – Less than the  distances listed in Group A..
Please declare on entry form in which group you wish to compete


 

Below are some of the main competition rules taken from the Northern Athletics Constitution & Competition Rules for 2013.

Eligibility of Athletes

  1. All competitors must be first claim members or registered for higher competition with the league and be eligible to compete for the club in Open Team competition on
    the day of the meeting.
  2. All athletes must be registered with England Athletics.
  3. Athletes cannot compete in a match until their TEAM MANAGER has signed a Team Declaration Form, on which any alterations must be made before the event concerned commences.
  4. There shall be no restriction on the use of athletes by clubs with two teams or with one or more teams in the national league structure.
  5. To compete in the division two promotion match, all athletes should have competed for their club in the league during that current season.

The use of ineligible athletes may result in the loss of the whole teams points total for the meeting unless the management committee accepts that mitigating circumstances justify a lesser penalty.

Declerations

Team declarations must be made on the official sheets, which must include the athlete’s registration number. Declaration sheets, fully completed, must be handed in to the Recorders, at least 15 minutes before the start of the first event.

Particular age groups

  1. An under 20 athlete may only compete in a maximum of 5 events.
  2. A senior athlete may compete in a maximum of 7 events.
  3. An under 17 athlete can only compete in a max of 4 events, and if so doing one must be a relay. They shall not be allowed to compete in the 3000m Steeplechase and the 5000m.