It has been a busy weekend for athletes from Yate & District AC. The club had a host of young people – and some not so young people – at big meetings on both Saturday and Sunday.
Just a reminder the Avon schools track and field championships are being held this Saturday at YOSC so there will not be any training on the Track this Saturday 9th of June
COMBINED EVENTS AVON SCHOOLS TEAM ESAA REGIONAL CHAMPS
Dave Turner is trying to put together possible teams of 4 from AVON SCHOOLS for the ESAA Combined Events Regional Champs. To Be held on 23/24th June 2018 at Yeovil
If you or anyone you know wants to be considered then he will require your name,school and contact details (address etc).
Details of their pbs in the CE events would be useful .
The age groups are U15 Boys and Girls (Years 8and 9) Pentathlon
U17 Boys(Yr10/11) Octathlon
U17 Girls(Yrs 10/11) Heptathlon
U20 (Yrs 12/13 )Boys Decathlon…Girls Heptathlon
David G Turner/Susan Jones CE County Team Managers
Tel 01934832867 MOB 07747024799
The 2018 Avon Schools fixtures list is out…. http://www.avonschoolsathletics.org.uk/calendar.html
Entries are now open for the second day in Cardiff.
Welsh Athletics Junior Open Regional Championships Day 2.
Entries are now open for the Welsh Athletics Junior Open Regional Championships Day 2, which incorporates the South West England indoor championships. This event takes place at the National Indoor Athletics Centre in Cardiff on Saturday 6th January, and there are medals to be won for the top three athletes in each age group from each region (South Wales, East Wales, South West England).
The events available are:
U13 Girls – 60m, 60m Hurdles, 800m, 1500m, Shot Put
U15 Girls – 60m, 60m Hurdles, 800m, 1500m, Shot Put, Pole Vault
U17 Women – 60m, 60m Hurdles, 800m, 1500m, Long Jump, Pole Vault
U13 Boys – 60m, 60m Hurdles, 800m, 1500m, Long Jump
U15 Boys – 60m, 60m Hurdles, 800m, 1500m, Long Jump, Pole Vault
U17 Men – 60m, 60m Hurdles, 800m, 1500m, Long Jump, Pole Vault
Please note that U13 and U15 athletes CANNOT compete in 800m and 1500m on the same day. Entry numbers for field events are capped at 40 athletes per event, with only 8 spaces allocated to South West England athletes. Entries close on December 15th.
The cost is £6 per event for one event, £12 for two events or £15 for three events. Spectators do have to pay £3 for the privilege of watching and there is parking available at 50p for the day – although arrive in good time as spaces are limited.
Go to Welshathletics.org/competitions or follow the link for more info and the online entry form:http://www.welshathletics.org/competitions/events/track–field/2018/january/welsh-athletics-junior-open–southeast-wales-regional-championships-day-2.aspx