February 27, 2006 - by
Snowbird Invitational Meet and Schedule


PLEASE NOTE UPDATED SCHEDULE


Snowbird Information

March 3-4, 2006


Format of Meet:
It is open to all amateur competitors.
It will be a large meet, so we will restrict last minute changes and enforce strict registration and check-in procedures.


Facility:
The Mike Long Track was completely rebuilt in 2002 and the surface is NEW Rekortan as are the long jump, triple jump, pole vault runways, high jump (80′ approach) and javelin (110″ runway). NO spikes longer than 3/8″ may be used! The shot put, discus, and hammer circles are a brushed concrete surface.


Entry Procedures:
Entry should be completed at www.directathletics.com. Entries are due by Friday, February 24th @ 6:00pm. Meet information, performance lists, heat and flight sheets, and full results will be available on our website, www.seminoles.com.


Entry Fees:
The entry fee is $250 per team (12 athletes make up a full team) and $20 per individual. Make checks payable to: FSU Track and Field Officials Association. Checks made out to Florida State University cannot be accepted.


Check-in:
Any scratches must be made before 10:00 am on the day of the meet. Athletes must check-in at least 30 minutes prior to the start of their race at the clerking table near the track building. Field event athletes must check-in at their event area.


Scoring:
No team scores will be kept.

All races will be run as sections against time fç

Awards: Event winners will receive a commemorative champions t-shirt.


Officiating:
The Florida State Track and Field Officials Association will be in charge of the meet. FinishLynx will be the method of determining the official time and order of finish for all races. The meet will be conducted under NCAA rules. All athletes representing intercollegiate programs must be eligible according to respective NCAA rules.


Field Event Starting Heights:
Starting heights will be:
Women’s:
HJ = 5’0″
PV = 9’6″
Men’s:
HJ = 6’2″
PV = 13’6″

Marking take off points on approach areas and exchange zones: All take off points must be marked with TAPE ONLY. Coaches are held responsible for informing their athletes and disqualified athletes will be referred back to their coaches for explanation as to why they were not informed of the regulation.


Please contact the track office at 850-644-6191 or email at ab03j@.fsu.edu with any questions.




UPDATED SCHEDULE (a/o March 2, 2006)



Friday, March 3

Field Events

10:00 am Women Hammer @ Alumni Village Cage

1:00 pm Women Javelin

3:00 pm Women Long Jump (North Pit)

3:00 pm Men Long Jump (South Pit)

4:00 pm Women Discus

Men Discus (immediately following women)

Track Events



5:00 pm Women 400 meters Hurdles

5:00 pm Men 400 meters Hurdles

5:40 pm Women Distance Medley Relay

5:40 pm Men Distance Medley Relay

6:10 pm Women Sprint Medley Relay

6:10 pm Men Sprint Medley Relay

6:40 pm Women 3,000 meters

7:00 pm Women 5,000 meters

7:30 pm Men 5,000 meters – Heat 1

5,000 meters – Heat 2

Saturday, March 4


Field Events

10:30 am Men Hammer @ Alumni Village Cage

11:00 am Women Pole Vault

Men Pole Vault (immediately following women)

11:00 am Women High Jump

Men High Jump (immediately following women)

12:30 pm Women Triple Jump (North Pit)

12:30 pm Men Triple Jump (South Pit)

1:00 pm Women Shot Put

Men Shot Put (immediately following women)

2:30 pm Men Javelin

Track Events

11:00 am Women 4 x 100 relay

Men 4 x 100 relay

11:30 am Women 1500 meters

Men 1500 meters

12:20 pm Women 100 hurdles

Men 110 hurdles

1:00 pm Women 100 meters

Men 100 meters

1:40 pm Women 400 meters

Men 400 meters

2:20 pm Women 800 meters

Men 800 meters

3:10 pm Women 200 meters

Men 200 meters

3:50 pm Women 3000 meter steeplechase

Men 3000 meter steeplechase

4:20 pm Women 4 x 400 relay

Men 4 x 400 relay



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