NLAA Junior High School Championships & High School Open


Top 8 individual athletes receive awards!
Two Championship banners
- there is no team size limit!
 
Registration Deadline - 1:00 pm, Fri, June 2
Late before 7:30 am, Saturday, June 2

There are 12 days until meet day!

 

 
Important Reminder to ALL ATHLETES & COACHES:
Only performances from NLAA INDIVIDUALLY REGISTERED track and field members of the current year will be accepted for rankings, team selection or provincial/national records. There will be no retroactive acceptance of performances.
 


New in 2018

School Sports NL could’t find a host for their 2018 Track and Field Championships. For this year only, the NLAA will add a Senior HS category to the Junior HS meet.

Senior HS competition details:
  • Title: NLAA High School Open
  • Eligibility: Attending Senior HS grades 10-11-12.
  • Awards: Medals to the top 3 finishers
  • Team Awards: n/a (no team scores will be kept)
  • Events:
    • Track: 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, 2000m
    • Field: Long Jump, High Jump, Shot Put (Girls 4kg, Boys 5kg)
  • The registration, competition format, rules, eligibility are the same as the Junior HS Championships!

The Basics

  • The competition category for the 2018 Junior HS Championship is based on grade, not age. The competition is now open to students in grades 7 through 9.
  • Online registration and payment.
  • No on-site registration.
  • Meet Day: Saturday, June 2
  • Registration Deadlines:
    • Regular ($10): 1:00 pm, Friday, June 1
    • Late ($20): 7:30 am, Saturday, June 2
  • Fees: scroll down.


Competition Rules

This competition is organized and sanctioned by the Newfoundland and Labrador Athletics Association (NLAA). The rules for this competition will be governed by the NLAA, Athletics Canada (AC) and The International Amateur Athletics Federation (IAAF).

False Start:
Athlete(s) responsible for the false start will be disqualified.

Starting Blocks:
Crouch start and the use of starting blocks is mandatory for 100m, 200m, and 300m sprints.


Eligibility

This meet offers an individual and team competition for junior high school boys and girls. All NL schools can send teams or individual athletes to the meet but only NLAA Affiliated Schools can participate in the team competition!

  • Students must be attending a Junior High School on a full-time basis.
  • The competition is open to students in grades 7 through 9.

 

Events For Boys & Girls

A participant may compete in up to three events.

  • Track: 100m, 200m, 300m, 800m, 1200m, 2000m
  • Field: Long Jump, High Jump, Shot Put (Girls 3kg, Boys 4kg)

Entry Fee - up to three events


  • Regular: $10 before 1:00 pm, Friday, June 1
  • Late: $20 before 7:30 am, Saturday, June 2 (online only, no on-site registrations will be accepted.)

NLAA Affiliated Schools for the 2017/2018 school year pay regular fee per athlete ($10 / $20 late registration).
Team Awards: only NLAA Affiliated schools are eligible for the Team Awards.

NLAA is not responsible if an athlete is unable to register online by the late registration deadline for any reason, including server/internet problems!

Awards

Awards for the top 8 finishers
Individual awards will be presented immediately following the completion of each event. The top three (3) finishers in each event and division will receive medals. Athletes placing fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh, eight will receive ribbons.

Championship Banners for 1st Place Girls and 1st place Boys schools
Team scores will be kept and a Championship Banner will be presented to the top school in each division. The top 2 finishers per school will score. There is no limit to the number of athletes a school can enter in an event, however, an athlete can enter in up to 3 events. Please note that ONLY schools that are affiliated with the NLAA for the 2017/2018 school year are eligible for the team awards.
 

Membership/School Affiliation

A meet participant must be:

  • a 2018 Track & Field registered member of the Newfoundland and Labrador Athletics Association (NLAA), with a $40.00 Annual Membership; OR
  • a member of an NLAA Affiliated School for the 2017/2018 school year; OR
  • he/she must purchase a One Day Permit. The One Day Permit Fee is $1.00.

Schools that have affiliated with the NLAA for the 2017/2018 school year are eligible take part in the meet. Students of Affiliated Schools DO NOT pay the NLAA membership or One Day Permit fee.

Schools wishing to affiliate with the NLAA should fill out a School Affiliation form (PDF file format) and mail or bring it to the Provincial Office (before the meet registration deadline) - the affiliation fee is $25. Please click on the on the drop-down box to see if your School is Affiliated with the NLAA:



Bib Number Pick-Up

NLAA Race Number Pick-up

Race numbers will be available for pick up on MEET DAY beginning at 9:30 am from the “Race Bib Pick-up Desk”. A volunteer will be on-site at Pearlgate.