For athletes 8 years and older, who are club members, the Devon Open series is a great way to start competition experience.
Athletes aged under 10 can compete in the QUAD KIDS competition. This is a set, 4 event programme comprising: 75m, 600m, Long Jump and Vortex Throw. For the under 11s there’s a wider choice of events which alternate (Mt 1&3 – 2&4) Field events; Long Jump, High Jump, Shot and Vortex Throw and Track events;75m, 100m, 150m, 200m & 600m.
A normal programme is available for all other age groups, with a maximum of 3 events, and includes separate events for veterans. Individual members, aged U13 upwards, are encouraged to compete and must be affiliated to England Athletics and have an EA number.
Athletes are required to wear club vests (or the Sportshall t-shirt). Entry is on the day, £4 for juniors and £5 seniors.
For further information visit the Devon Open Series web page , or ask at the Welcome Desk
Fixture dates and venues are as follows:
Sunday 28th April 2019 Plymouth PL1 4NQ
Sunday 9th June 2019 Braunton EX33 2BT http://www.northdevonac.co.uk/
Sunday 14th July 2019 Tavistock PL19 8DD http://www.tavistocksportscentre.co.uk/
Sunday 11th August 2019 Braunton EX33 2BT http://www.northdevonac.co.uk/
Club vests are available at the front desk in the clubhouse: Cost £13 for junior and £17 for adult sizes.