On 21st May, Darlington Harriers will be holding an all-day event to celebrate the clubs 125th year in the athletics business. The day will open at 10am with the town Mayor formally opening the event followed by a morning of local schools races.
On the afternoon we will be holding an athletics event which will also include an elite mile with the aim of breaking the 4 minute mile in the town. There will be a number of fun activities throughout the day to keep families and friends entertained with TFM supporting the event.
We write to you to ask if you have any athletes that would like to compete at the event at a cost of £2 an event. The itinerary for the day is as follows:
12:00 100m heats (U13, U15, U17, U20 and seniors M&F) Long Jump All ages
12:30 200m U13 M&F
12:45 300m heats U15 M&F and U17 F
13:15 400m U17 M, U20 and Senior M&F
14:00 Javelin All ages
14:30 Elite mile
15:00 800m U13 M&F
15:30 100m final Shot Put All ages
16:00 400m finals
16:15 Mile finals U15,U17,Junior, Senior, Veterans M&F
17:00 Pole vault
If any of your club members are interested in competing in the event, please see the attached entry form. Entries will be on a first come, first served basis to ensure that we stick as closely to the schedule as possible on the day.
Updates around the event can be found on the clubs website as we get closer to the event. www.darlingtonharriers.co.uk
Paul Cook and Lesley Miller