Date: Thursday 1st February 2024
Location: Doncaster Athletics track (Rieschiecks Reserve), Doncaster East.
Welcome to AV Throwers; a short and fast format competition all throwers! This event is coming up soon, and to make sure it all goes smoothly we’ve put together some simple steps for you to follow.
Prior to the event, please ensure you read the below information.
Athlete Check-In & Marshalling:
ALL Field athletes are assumed checked-in for their event.
Athletes MUST marshal at the event site 15 minutes before the scheduled start time.
Athletes who have a clash due to another field event or track event are to make officials aware in line with the above information.
All registered AV athletes will be required to wear their 2023/24 season bibs. Invitational Athletes who do not have current AV bibs will be able to collect a temporary set at administration located outside the canteen.
Implement check-in will be available 1 hour before the scheduled start time of event. Implement check-in is located at the Doncaster Tech Shed, on the NW side of the track, in the middle of the 200m bend.
SHOE DECLARATION – National Permit Meets
As the A Field events are World Permit meets, Open & U20 athletes in these events are required to complete an AV online Shoe Declaration Form prior to their first HVC meet. Any State Record, National Record or International qualifying performance will not be ratified without a Shoe Declaration being submitted.
Athletes are to wear shoes that comply with the World Athletics Shoe Rule. For a current list of compliant shoes, please download the latest list: https://worldathletics.org/about-iaaf/documents/technical-information
All Open & U20 Athletes inclusive of Para athletes, attempting a State Record, National Record or International qualifier MUST complete a shoe declaration form prior to participation at a AV Throwers meet.
Please complete the online form HERE prior to the event!
Javelin Throwers may use the infield to warm up. Please take caution of fellow athletes and implements.
Discus & Javelin Competition
We have taken more than 10 entries in both the Discus and Javelin for this meet.
All athletes will receive 1 practice throw, at the start of competition, on the field of play. All athletes will receive 3 throws in competition, then the top 10 ranked athletes will receive an additional 3 throws. The remainder of the athletes will conclude their series.