As the 2019 Track & Field Season is shortly coming to an end :-(, on Sunday 8th September the Club will be attending the LAAA Track & Field Championships, which will be held at the John Wright Sports Complex in East Kilbride – the home of East Kilbride Ac & Whitemoss AC.

This is a great event that is open to all age groups from U11’s to Masters, with the entry fee being £2/ event for U11’s – U17’s and £3/event for Seniors.

If you are taking part and you have still to pay your entry can you also please bring this along on Sunday.

Athlete Entries and Event Timetable (as of 6th September)
There has been a fantastic response by Club Athletes attending Sunday’s event, with 40 Athletes signed up 🙂

A list of all Athlete Entries can be found here.

A copy of the Timetable for Sunday can be found here, with the first events on the track at 11.30am with the field events starting at 12.00.

Can you please ensure you arrive at the John Wright Center 1 hour before your event to allow you to pick up your numbers from the Club Tent and warm up before your event.

Medals will be awarded to the first 3 in every event however please note where there are heats for a particular event e.g. 100m, the medals will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place overall.

Travel, Weather and What to Bring
Those who have not been to the John Wrights Sports Center in East Kilbride before, directions from Cumbernauld can be found here.

As the current weather forecast is looking a bit mixed but warm, can I ask all athletes please make sure you bring the following:

– Pack lunch and water/ electrolyte drink (non fizzy)
– 8 Safety Pins
– Warm long sleeved top, jogging bottoms
– Shower proof jacket and bottoms
– Spikes

On behalf of all the Club Coaches we all hope those Athletes attending go and enjoy the meet 🙂