Afan Nedd Tawe Schools Athletics Championships

The Afan Nedd Tawe Schools Athletics Championships are being held at Swansea University on Wednesday 9th May 9.30am to 6pm. Full details of which have been posted and emailed to all schools. Contact your PE teacher to see if they are entering teams. 

 

  • Competitors must report to the starters steward/field event at least 10 minutes before their event.
  • Every school MUST provide 1 team manager and 2 officials. This is essential for the smooth running of the day so events do not have to be cancelled.
  • Each competitor must have the distinguishing number of his/her school securely fastened to the front and back of his/her running vest. Please see your school number in the programme.
  • Competitors qualifying for the TRACK FINAL of any event must collect a FINALIST TICKET from the judges and present it at the FINAL.
  • Juniors/under 15 = Years 8&9; Middles/under 17 = Years 10/11; Seniors/under 20 = years 12, 13 & 14. Year 7 pupils may not compete.
  • SCORING: 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1, in all events. POLE VAULT, STEEPLECHASE & JUNIOR GIRLS HAMMER ARE NON SCORING EVENTS.
  • The A.N.T.S.A.A. Executive Committee reserves the right to exclude any competitor from selection for the County Team. Gaining 1st place in these championships does not mean automatic selection to the County Team. Please note that NO athletes are pre selected, the only athletes who have been excused competing are those who have been selected to compete for Wales in the School Games the same day in London, this does not include the reserves.
  • Double entries are allowed in the senior age group only. The athlete finishing in the higher position will score.
  • Athletes are only permitted to compete in a maximum of 3 individual events, plus a relay.
  • Juniors age groups may not compete in both the 800m and 1500m on the same day.
  • No athlete can compete in the Championships without a member of staff present at all times any competitor breaching this rule will be disqualified from the competition.