Vets track & field – Southern League
Striders are part of a six team league – there is no promotion or relegation.
Open to all men and women over 35. Abilities are mixed and competition is friendly.
Separate events are held for each age group : for instance for the 100 metres there are separate races for MV35, MV40, MV50, MV60.
There are four fixtures each season – these start at about 6.30 p.m.
Typically the events involve a mixture of : short sprints (100m, 200m, 400m), middle distance (800m or 1500m), longer (3K, and sometimes 5K or 3K/2K steeplechase), hurdles, sometimes a walk (usually 2K) and the field events – a selection of javelin, discus, hammer, shot, long jump, high jump, triple jump and pole vault.
Andy Elliott is our team manager.
Good luck to those running in our club organised switchback 5 route today! Also good luck to those doing the Berlin marathon and other races
Remember there is no club run on Sunday. Plus this year the bar's open from 11.00 to aid the refuelling of runners, supporters and helpers.
A reminder that it is the Switchback 5 on Sunday.Remember there is Entries available on the day £8 for UKA affiliated £10.00 non affiliated
Usual 4 groups will be leaving our Sandilands clubhouse promptly at 7.30pm. Don't be late or you'll miss all the fun! Please wear high vis.