NSAC FESTIVAL OF FUN!

NORTH SOMERSET ATHLETIC CLUB

15 YEAR ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION – CLEVEDON SCHOOL

FESTIVAL OF ATHLETICS – SATURDAY JULY 6TH 2019

 

Help us celebrate 15 years of Athletics excellence in North Somerset, with a day of traditional and madcap athletics fun. Bring kit, and enjoy some challenges, or just a picnic and enjoy the spectacle!

9.30am – SPORTS DAY

School year 2-8 NSAC/NSAA athletes only.

REGISTRATION FROM 8.45AM – 9.15AM

* Cost for this event £2.50 per athlete – Can compete in 2 track and all 4 field events, plus relay!

12.30pm –WORLD RECORD ATTEMPT (S)

Relays aiming to beat existing World records, normally something like 16x100m aiming for the World Mile record. We will sort out ‘teams’ based on the day. For everyone! – No cost

1.00pm – 1K ANY WAY

Athletes encouraged to negotiate their way around the track 2.5 times in whatever bizarre way they wish whilst picnicking on the grass. For everyone. No cost

2.00pm –OLD-FASHIONED SPORTS DAY + FUNZONES

No cost

An informal afternoon, with some races, and areas to ‘play’, plus a chance to challenge your children/parents in athletics events!

 

MORNING SPORTS DAY

If intending to compete in sports day during the morning, please email to let us know so we have a rough idea of numbers. chrisbtg@blueyonder.co.uk

TRACK EVENTS (PICK TWO)
30M REACTION SPRINTS (Lying on tummy)
60M SPRINTS
300M RUN
600M RUN

FIELD EVENTS (COMPETE IN ALL IF YOU LIKE!)
VORTEX/HOWLER THROW
SHOT (2KG FOR ALL)
STANDING LONG JUMP
SPEED BOUNCE (20 SECONDS FOR ALL)

RELAY
We will mix and match teams at 12.15pm to give everyone a chance to compete. 2-3 races each anticipated (roughly 50m per athlete – ie 8 x 50m ish!).

Click here to see the provisional timetable

Old Fashioned Sports Day + Funzones

AREA 1 – SPORTS DAY AREA
Events such as wheelbarrow, three-legged races, over-under races, egg and spoon, bean bag on head/between knees, tunnel ball, leapfrog, obstacle races etc
AREA 2 – TIMING GATES
Challenge your parent/child to a sprint to see who is quickest through our state-of-the-art timing gates. ADULTS – Please ensure you warm-up first!
AREA 3 – SPORTSHALL & BALANCE
Activities such as Speed Bounce, Standing Long & Triple Jump, Balance Beams, wobble boards, skipping ropes, Ladders, microhurdles etc
AREA 4 – GAMES & FUNZONE
Lightning Strike, Run the gauntlet, Reaction sprints, Boxing fun etc!