Reminder: U18 competition opportunities for national selection

Key competition opportunities for U18* athletes who compete in the hurdles and throws and are looking to gain selection to the Commonwealth Youth Games in 2017 are now available; We would encourage athletes looking to gain selection to a national team to enter one or more of these competitions.  Click here to download a list which contains full information and how to enter - note this list is occasionally updated.

England Athletics Commonwealth Youth Games Team staff** will be present at most of these events to meet with athletes, coaches and parents.

Scottish U18 Sprint Hurdles indoor Open Meeting (Ravenscraig: 29th March)
Boys 110m hurdles (0.914m), Girls 100m hurdles (0.762m)

BUCS Trials & Open Meeting (Loughborough: Saturday 22nd April)
Boys 110m hurdles (0.914m), Boys 400m hurdles (0.838m)
Girls 100m hurdles (0.762m), Girls 400m hurdles (0.762m)

England Athletics Combined Events (Bedford: 27th / 28th May 2017)
Boys 110m hurdles (0.914m), Boys 400m hurdles (0.838m), Girls 100m hurdles (0.762m), Girls 400m hurdles (0.762m)
Boys discus (1.5kg), Boys shot (5kg), Boys javelin (700g), Girls discus (1kg), Girls shot (3kg), Girls javelin (500g)

UK Javelin Carnival (Loughborough: Monday 29th May 2017)
Boys javelin (700g), Girls javelin (500g)

England Athletics National U20 / U23 Champs (Bedford: 17th / 18th June 2017)
Boys 110m hurdles (0.914m), Boys 400m hurdles (0.838m), Girls 100m hurdles (0.762m), Girls 400m hurdles (0.762m)
Boys discus (1.5kg), Boys shot (5kg), Boys javelin (700g), Girls discus (1kg), Girls shot (3kg), Girls javelin (500g)

Loughborough Fixture 1 & 2 (Loughborough:Wednesday 10th May &Wednesday 7th June)
Boys 110m hurdles (0.914m), Boys 400m hurdles (0.838m), Girls 100m hurdles (0.762m), Girls 400m hurdles (0.762m)

Lee Valley Sprint Meets (Lee Valley: 26th April 2016, 24th May 2016, 7th June 2016 EVENINGS)
U18 100m and 110m Hurdles


*The U18 age group is limited to athletes born in 2000 or 2001.

 

**Any queries regarding the England Team for the Commonwealth Youth Games contact:

 


Registered athletes

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Opportunities for coaches

Find out about development opportunities available for coaches with England Athletics at  www.englandathletics.org/coachdev

For details of coaching qualifications see www.englandathletics.org/coaching-qualifications

For details of a range of other workshops see www.englandathletics.org/workshops or www.englandathletics.org/uLearn