East Coast Games

Track and Field

2018 East Coast Games – Track & Field Meet

Version: Feb 4, 2018

DATE: June 22-23rd, 2018

LOCATION: Canada Games Stadium UNB Saint John, 100 Tucker Park Road, Saint John, N.B.

HOSTED BY: Saint John Track & Field Club

SANCTIONED BY: Athletics New Brunswick

MEET DIRECTOR: Alex Holder

Meet registration will be done online:

Spikes – Maximum spike length is 7mm for the all events except for high jump and javelin, which are 11mm.  Pyramid and Christmas Trees are OK.  Needle spikes are not allowed.

Awards – All participants will receive a medal as a souvenir. Ribbons for the top 3 finishers according to normal age groups (midget, youth, junior, senior, masters) will also be provided. 2 Athlete of the meet awards (1 male and 1 female) will be presented on Saturday evening downtown on the boardwalk.

East Coast Games Information – 

As part of the East Coast Games all participants should be made aware of the following:

  • Coaching Conference at UNBSJ on Saturday June 23th
13&Under – $10 (RJTW Tetrathlon)

 

9&U – Tetrathlon – 60m, 150m, long jump (1meter take off board), ball throw

 

10&11 – Tetrathlon – 80m, 150m, long jump (1 meter take off board), ball throw

 

12&13 – Tetrathlon – 80m, 150m, long jump (regular take off board), ball throw

14+ Individual – $20 for 1st event. $10 for additional events.

 

100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, 5000m Sprint Hurdles (110m/100m/80m), Intermediate Hurdles (400m)

 

Field – Long Jump, Triple Jump, High Jump,

Pole Vault, Shot put, Javelin, Discus, Hammer, Weight Throw

Throws Pent – $40

 

Hammer Throw

Shot Put

Discus

Javelin

Weight Throw

 Event Entry Notes:

  • All races will be grouped and run according to similar ages dependent on entry numbers.
  • The 5000m has a time restriction of 30 minutes. Individuals who cannot finish within 30 minutes should not enter the race and may be stopped from completing the race.  2 sections will be run according to seed performance.
  • Sprint Hurdles (110m/100m/80m) will be run according to age group specifications.
  • Intermediate Hurdles (400m hurdles) will be run @ 30” for all females and 33” for youth male (16-17yoa) and 36” for junior and senior males.   Masters athlete specifications should fall within the 400m-hurdle distance at heights of 30”, 33”, and 36”.
  • Intermediate Hurdles (400m hurdles) will be run @ 30” for all females and 33” for youth male (16-17yoa) and 36” for junior and senior males.   Masters athlete specifications should fall within the 400m-hurdle distance at heights of 30”, 33”, and 36”.

Tentative Schedule *all events subject to change*

Friday June 22nd, 2018 *All events will be run as Timed Finals according to seed performance.

5:00pm to 6:00 pmLong Jump & Ball Throw 9&U, 10&11, 12&13*These events are being run as scheduled below. All athletes will get three attempts. Long Jump – with a 1m board for athletes 11 years of age and under; regular long jump for 12-13 year olds.

5:00pm         Long Jump      9&U

Ball Throw       10&11

Shot Put          12&13

5:20pm            Long Jump      10&11

Ball Throw       12&13

Shot Put          9&U

5:40pm          Long Jump      12&13

Ball Throw       9&U

Shot Put          10&11

6:00pm          400m Hurdles

6:20pm          4x100m Relays

6:30pm          60m     9&U    

6:40pm          80m     10&11

6:50pm          80m     12&13

7:00pm          High Jump

7:10pm           150m   9&U    

7:25pm           150m   10&11

7:40pm          150m   12&13

7:50pm          110m/100m/80m Hurdles

7:50pm           4x60m Shuttle Relay (backstretch) 9&U *not timed*

7:55pm           4x100m Shuttle Relay (backstretch) 10-13  *not timed*

8:00pm            300m All ages

8:00pm            Pole Vault

8:00pm           Long Jump / Triple Jump

8:00pm           100m

8:30pm           400m

8:50pm           5000m (18+ and Masters Only ~ 35minute time limit)

9:30pm           1500m

9:50pm           200m

10:00pm         800m

Saturday (Throws Extravaganza)

9:30am          Discus

10:30am          Javelin

11:30pm          Shot Put

12:30pm          Hammer

1:30pm           Weight Throw

Contact: Alex Holden, Meet Director 

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