Tuesday, 24 March 2015

Vets hit the track... details on competing in Masters Athletics League

For those aged 35 years and over who are interested in trying out something a bit different to the usual road running this spring and summer, Striders and St Albans Athletic Club have jointly entered the Herts and N Middlesex Masters Athletics league. This is a series of athletic meets consisting of various track and field events.  Each event is competed in a number of different veteran age categories. The full list of events is shown in the league programme below.

The dates for this years fixtures are also shown below.  If anyone is interested in taking part, or even just trying out some track and field events before competing at one of the meets, please contact Brian Yeomans (brianyeomans at hotmail.com).  He is our team manager and will also be able to answer any questions you may have about getting involved in athletics.

To be eligible to compete in track and field events then your membership with the club needs to be registered as “first claim other”. Contact our membership secretary Alison on membership at stalbansstriders.com if you need to check this.

Fixtures:
Match 1 - Monday 27th April - at Lee Valley N9 0AR
Match 2 - Monday 18th May - at Stevenage SG2 9PA
Match 3 - Monday 15th June - at Allianz Stadium NW4 1RL
Match 4 - Monday 13th July - at Hemel Hempstead HP2 4JS

Full Programme:
Match 1 - Monday 27th April - at Lee Valley N9 0AR

1830 Discus Women (35/50/60) Shot Men (60)
1840 100m Men (35,40,50,70)
1900 100m Women (35,40,50,60) Shot Men (50)
1920 2000m Walk Men & Women (35/50) High Jump Women (35/50)
1930 Javelin Men (50) Shot Men (35)
1945 400m Men (35,40,50,60) Long Jump Men (35/50/60)
2000 400m Women (35,40,50)
2000 Javelin Men (35)
2010 1500m Men (35/40,50/60)
2030 1500m Women (35/40/50/60)
2045 4 x 100m Relay Men
2055 4 x 100m Relay Women

High Jump Women start heights - 80cm then 90cm , 1m , 1.05m ...

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Match 2 - Monday 18th May - at Stevenage SG2 9PA

1830 Shot Women (35/50/60) Hammer Men (60)
1840 110m Hurdles (35)
1850 800m Men (35,40,50,60) Pole Vault Men & Women (35/M50)
1905 800m Women (35/40,50/60) Hammer Men (50)
1920 200m Men (35,40,50,70) Javelin Women (35/50/60)
1935 200m Women (35,40,50,60) Hammer Men (35)
1955 3000m Men (35/40,50/60) Long Jump Women (35/50)
2025 3000m Women (35/40/50)
2045 4 x 400m Relay Men
2055 4 x 400m Relay Women

Pole Vault start heights - Men 1.60m, 1.80m , 2m ... Women 1.40m , 1.60m , 1.80m , 2m ...

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Match 3 - Monday 15th June - at Allianz Stadium NW4 1RL

1830 Triple Jump Men (35/50) Shot Men (50)
1830 Hammer Women (35/50/60)
1840 100m Men (35,40,50,60)
1900 100m Women (35,40,50,60) Shot Men (35)
1915 5000m Men (35,40,50) Discus Men (60)
1930 Triple Jump Women (35/50)
1940 400m Men (35,40,50,70) Discus Men (50)
1955 400m Women (35,40,50,60)
2010 1500m Men (35/40,50/60) Discus Men (35)
2030 1500m Women (35/40/50)
2045 1600m Medley Relay Men
2055 1600m Medley Relay Women

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Match 4 - Monday 13th July - at Hemel Hempstead HP2 4JS

1830 Javelin Men (60) Long Jump Women (35/50/60)
1830 2000m Walk Men & Women (35/50)
1855 800m Men (35,40,50)
1900 Shot Women (35/50) High Jump Men (35/50)
1900 Javelin Men (50)
1910 800m Women (35/40,50)
1925 200m Men (35,40,50,60)
1930 Javelin Men (35) Long Jump Men (35/50/70)
1940 200m Women (35,40,50,60) Discus Women (35/50)
1950 3000m Men (35/40,50/60)
2015 3000m Women (35/40/50/60)
2040 4 x 200m Relay Men
2050 4 x 200m Relay Women

High Jump Men start heights - 1m then 1.10m , 1.20m , 1.25m

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