District 4 Track & Field Championship Information
1. Dates and Times:
Friday- May 18th
3:20 p.m. Bus arrival
3:40 pm Implement check in high school gymnasium
4:00 p.m. Coaches meeting in the track shed
4:30 p.m. Field events start
5:30 p.m. Running events start
Eight places: 10-8-6-5-4-3-2-1
Trophies to top boys’ and girls’ teams. Ribbons will be awarded for 1st-8th places.
Hytek scoring and FAT Timing will be used.
3. Field Events:
Each field event athlete will have 3 preliminary throws, or jumps in flights, with the top 9 advancing to the finals. In the finals, three additional trials will be given to each athlete. All preliminary and final attempts count toward best effort. There will be a ten minute warm-up time between flights and finals.
Girls’ Discus Followed by Boys’ Discus
Boys’ Shot Put Followed by Girls’ Shot Put
Boys’ Javelin followed by Girls’ Javelin
Girls’ Triple Jump followed by Boys’ Triple Jump
Boys’ Long Jump followed by Girls’ Long Jump
Girls’ High Jump followed by Boys’ High Jump
Boys’ Pole Vault followed by Girls’ Pole Vault
4. Running Events
Girls’ 800m Relay
Girls’ 3200m Run
Boys’ 110m High Hurdles
Girls’ 100m High Hurdles
Boys’ 100 Meters Dash
Girls’ 100 Meters Dash
Boys’ 1600m Run
Girls’ 1600m Run
Boys’ 400m Relay
Girls’ 400m Relay
Boys’ 400m Dash
Girls’ 400m Dash
Boys’ 300m Intermediate Hurdles
Girls’ 300m Intermediate Hurdles
Boys’ 800m Run
Girls’ 800m Run
Boys’ 200m Dash
Girls’ 200m Dash
Boys’ 3200m Run
Boys’ 1600m Relay
Girls’ 1600m Relay
Girls’ and Boys’ high jump will start two inches below lowest incoming height. Two inch increments until 5’ then 1” increments (Girls) 2 inch increments until 6’ (Boys) then 1” increments.
Girls’ and Boys’ pole vault will start six inches below lowest incoming height. (Six inch increments until 9’ then 3 inch increments for girls). (6 inch increments until 11’, then 3” increments for boys).
6. State Qualification
4 boys and 4 girls will qualify from each event, including relays, to the State Meet at Eastern on Friday and Saturday, May 25-26, 2012. Additional entries are allowed to qualify if they meet the State Qualifying Standard during the SWW District 4 Meet. See “State Minimum Qualifying Standards” at http://www.wiaa.com/ConDocs/Con154/MinimumTrack&FieldStandards2012%20(3).pdf
All Adults/ Students without ASB- $6.00
Students with ASB and Seniors 62 and over-$4.00
Students age 6-12- $4.00
District 4 Track and Field T-Shirts will be for sale, to athletes and spectators by Division Printing.
9. Corner/Exchange judges 400m relay
#2 White Salmon/Hoquiam
10. Corner/Exchange judges 800m relay
11. Games Committee
Dave Holmes- La Center
Gregg Ford- Ridgefield
12. Meet Official
Meet Director: Howard Kreps and Darcy Campbell
Announcer: Michelle Harvey
Starters: Jeff Hickman and Tom Bryne
Clerk of Course: Joe Martin
13. Other Information:
Please have your buses park next to the elementary school, which is across the parking lot from the Kalama High School gymnasium. Athletes will enter through the main gate. Typically buses will drop athletes off at the main entrance and then move down to the parking area.
Warm-up area for athletes is only permitted on the backstretch.
Jewelry is prohibited with the exception of religious or medical medals. They must be taped to the body.
¼ inch pyramid spikes will only be allowed on the track.
The javelin runway/approach is turf. ½” spikes are recommended.
Coaches, spectator, and athletes not competing are not allowed on the infield. There will be a Coaches box for the pole vault near the pole vault pit.
800m and 1600m relays will be a three turn stagger.
Implements (Discus, Shot, and Javelin) will be measured and weighed prior to competition, and put in a throwers pool that will be available for all competitors to use.
Pole Vaulters will be weighed before they vault and can only use a pole at or above their weight.
All team members shall wear the official school uniform during competition. Each member of a relay team must wear the same color and design of school uniform. The games committee has the authority to rule on whether or not a contestant is improperly dressed when competing.
Check names for correct spelling. These names were taken off of athletic.net. Please e-mail any corrections A.S.A.P. to: firstname.lastname@example.org