Jarrow & Hebburn are again holding their winter Grand Prix for the under 9, 10 and 11 age groups. The distances vary according to age:-
under nines 60m and 300m
under tens 60m and 450m
under elevens 60m and 600m
Birtley AC have supported this event for over 20 years – this is a great opportunity to compete indoors over shorter distances against other club athletes. Entries are now being taken for the first event (10th November) Please confirm with your coach by Thursday 31st October if you wish to compete on the 10th November.
Grand Prix Series Points System
1st 8 points
2nd 6 points
3rd 4 points
4th 2 points
All four finalists in each event at all meetings will receive a trophy.
The highest scoring athlete in each category across the series of four meetings
regardless of the number of events entered will receive a special Grand Prix prize. We would encourage all youngsters to compete in this popular event, an excellent competition to start with if you are new to the club.
The first race is at 9.30am and the cost is £3.00 per event. The other dates are Sunday 8th December, Sunday 9th February and Sunday 9th March.
Calendar entry and more info here