USATF-CT is a sponsor of the 10th season of the Manchester Running Club Track & Field Series. All are welcome at the Manchester High School track each Thursday in July starting at 6 p.m. Seven track events and five field events are contested each week and youth compete for free. Adults are just $10 and compete in as many events as you'd like. These meets feature automatic timing and close to 150 participants each week.
When: July 12, 19, and 26, 2018
Field Events take place simultaneously
Where: Manchester High School - This is an 8 lane track
134 Middle Turnpike East
Manchester, CT 06040 (click here for map/directions)
Heats: All track events will be contested in the following order:
Youth girls (younger than high school)
In distance events, heats may be combined
Registration: Register in advance online here. You may also register on site
Past results can be found here.
Track Events (in order): Subject to change. All events are finals; You MUST be 16 years old or older to participate in the steeplechase.
|July 5th||July 12th||July 19th||July 26th|
|2k Steeplechase||3k Steeplechase||100-Hurdles/110-Hurdles||3k Steeplechase|
|50-Meter Toddler (untimed)|
**Jumping Events ** - 6:00 p.m. - Adult Long Jump, Youth High Jump
6:45 p.m. - Youth Long Jump, Adult High Jump
Triple Jump will be contested on July 19th and 26th following the Long Jump
**Throwing Events ** - 6:00 p.m. - Discus on July 5th and 12th
Javelin on July 19th and 26th
Shot Put - All meets
Inclement Weather: This is a rain or shine event. Lightning will delay the meets by 15 minutes after the last lightning strike; severe, consistent lightning will cancel the meet.
Officials: Officials are always needed!! If you would like to work at a meet please let us know, you can volunteer to earn community service hours for your school or work. If qualified, we may be able to offer a paid position.
Questions/Comments: email us at firstname.lastname@example.org