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Photo by Mr. Terry Tan Lee Ban. View the gallery for the event held on 5-6th January as below:

Related Links:
2013 SAA Track and Field Series 1 official page

saa trial walk

This is a second trial for the Asian 20km Race Walking Championships 2013.

The trial is to be held as the results of the first trial were unsatisfactory and that no athlete is close to the qualifying standard for the meet.

The second trial for the walkers will be held on:

    Date: 3rd February 2013

    Time: 7.20 am

    Venue: Marina Promontory/Olympic Walk Park

View the selection criteria policy at this page.

Participants please register your interest for this meet by downloading this entry form and send it to events@singaporeathletics.org.sg.

The first trial was held 30th December 2012 at Marina Bay Promontory/Olympic Walk.

There will be a second trial as the results of the first trial were unsatisfactory and that no athlete met the qualifying standard for the meet.

Photos by Terry L B Tan.

Related Links:
SAA page on Asian 20km Race Walking Championships 2013

8th Jan 2013
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Posted by Sha

early-bird

Ladies register for SAA all-women 5km run at Marina Barrage this 10th March 7:30am, Venus Run 2013.

Register online here: http://regonline.activeglobal.com/Register/Checkin.aspx?EventId=1180727

Price before 15th January – $30

Price after 15th January – $35

Enjoy a $5 early-bird discount if you register before 15th January.

Related Links:
Venus Run website

8th Jan 2013
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Results

New Records

    1. Hammer throw boys 5kg youth, Cheong, Gen Yuan, 16 CH – 33.83m, New Youth Performance Record (31.80m old record)

Met Qualifying Mark

    1. Discus throw girls, Long, Alicia 17 HCIC – 30.86m, SEA Youth C’ships (30.35m q. mark) Improved her previous qualifying mark of 30.64m

    2. Long jump girls, Tan, Eugenia 17 Unattached – 5.42m 2.6m/s, SEA Youth C’ships (5.14m q. mark)

    3. 400m hurdles boys, Quek, Calvin 17 Wings Athletics Club – 55.31s, SEA Youth C’ships (55.67s q. mark)

    4. 100m hurdles girls, Ong, Jing Rong, Kerstin 16 Singapore Sports School – 15.36s, Asian Youth Games (15.72s q. mark)

Related Links:
SAA page on 2013 SAA Track and Field Series 1

Posted by Sha

Results

New Records

    1. 100m girls, Pereira, Shanti Veronica 17 – 12.16s 1.9m/s, New Youth Performance Record (12.21s old mark) / New National Junior Record (12.21s old mark)

Met Qualifying Mark

    1. 100m girls, Pereira, Shanti Veronica 17 – 12.16s 1.9m/s, SEA Youth C’ships (12.62s q. mark) / IAAF World Youth C’ships (12.45s q. mark)

    2. 400m girls, Pereira, Shanti Veronica 17 – 58.41s, SEA Youth C’ships (58.72s q. mark)

    3. Shot put 3kg girls, Kek, Jing Wen 15 NYG – 10.69m, Asian Youth Games (8.21m q. mark)

    4. Shot put 3kg girls, Lau, Yen June 15 NYG – 9.42m, Asian Youth Games (8.21m q. mark)

* Multiple qualifers in shot put girls 3kg for AYG, thus only Top 2 results posted

Related Links:
SAA page on 2013 SAA Track and Field Series 1

Posted by Sha

Overseas Invitations: Overseas Competitions Selection Criteria applies

    a. Asian GP (by invitation only) (30 April, 4 & 8 May)

    b. Taiwan Open (24 – 27 May)

    c. Hong Kong Open (July) TBC

    d. Vietnam Open (July) TBC

    e. Thailand Open (September) TBC

    f. Malaysia Open (October) TBC

Overseas Competition Selection Criteria (OCSC)

    i) Use the current OCSC (please refer to SAA website postings)

    ii) Based on quota by the host country and/or SAA’s decision to go beyond or under quota

    iii) Use performance results of last 6 months’ from the date of the Overseas Meet for selection or final EBN date.

    iv) If the numbers are under quota, those who meet the OCSC will not have to pay; and those who do not meet the OCSC, will have to pay air ticket only. Room and board will be absorbed by the quota.

    v) If the invitation allows for 2 Athletes per event but more than 2 Athletes meet the qualifying mark:

      a. A final run/jump/throw-off trial will be held to select the best 2 athletes.

      b. The trial date will be announced once SAA receives the date for the final EBN.

      c. For the relays, where necessary, a final run-off will be conducted to select the final team of relay runners.

    vi) If the number exceeds the quota, all Athletes will be ranked according to the % off the SEA Games Qualifying marks using the IAAF 2011 scoring points.

      a. If the number of Athletes who have met the OCSC is above the invited quota, SAA will have the last decision to send only the quota number invited or send all who have met the OCSC.

      b. If SAA decides to send only the quota number, all those who met the criteria will be cross-ranked according to % off SEA Games Qualifying marks using the IAAF points.

    vii) Athletes who do not meet the OCSC but wish to compete can do so by seeking SAA to sanction them to compete and if they pay their own air ticket and room and board as well.

    viii) SAA reserves the right to drop the Athlete (qualified or selected or self funded) from the team if the Athlete is deemed unfit to perform at a competitive level.

4th Jan 2013
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yog 2014

LINKS: Full Results | Team SG Results | Videos | Photos


Updates


Qualifiers

Competition Event Qualified Via Result in 2014 Name Affiliation Age in 2014 Competition
YOG (Nanjing, China) 100m hurdles girls 0.762m Unused quota places in athletics in Asia 14.34s -0.2m/s Zani, Nur Izlyn SSP 16 YOG AAQ
14.66s 1.0m/s (F) Nat Sch, Day 4
14.78s 1.0m/s (H) Nat Sch, Day 4
14.95s -1.3m/s Series 2

  


Info

    Host city: Nanjing, China

    Motto: Olympics for the young, by the young.

    Nations participating: 204 (estimated)

    Athletes participating: 3,600 (estimated)

    Events: 184 in 26 sports

    Opening ceremony: 16 August 2014

    Closing ceremony: 28 August 2014

    Main venue: Nanjing Olympic Sports Center Stadium

    Official website: www.nanjing2014.org/en

    Download: PDF of qualifying info for athletics by IAAF


Selection criteria

    a. Athletes must be born between 1 January 1997 and 31 December 1998.

    b. Qualification System: Please see attachment.


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Essentials


Updates


Discover yourselves when SAA holds the first age group race walking competition in February 2013. You may be Singapore’s next top talent in race walking! Total Cash Prizes : $10,000!

Info

Date: 23rd February 2013, Saturday

Venue: Bukit Gombak Stadium

Eligibility: Singapore Citizens and PRs only

Download Registration Form Files:


Categories

Category Age Distance Cut off time
Open Men 20yrs & above 10,000m 80mins
Open Women 20yrs & above 10,000m 85mins
Junior Men 18-19 yrs 10,000m 80mins
Junior Women 18-19 yrs 10,000m 85mins
Youth Men 16-17 yrs 5,000m 45mins
Youth Women 16-17 yrs 3,000m 30mins
Boys 13-15 yrs 2,000m 25mins
Girls 13-15 yrs 1,600m 25mins
Kids Boys 12yrs & under 1,000m 20mins
Kids Girls 12yrs & under 800m 20mins

Medals & Cash Prize

Men & Women Open (20yrs & above) 1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
6-10th
$300
$200
$150
$100
$80
$50
Jr Men & Women Open (18-19 yrs) 1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
6-10th
$300
$200
$150
$100
$80
$50
Youth Men & Women Open (16-17 yrs) 1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
6-10th
$150
$100
$80
$60
$50
$30
Boys & Girls (13-15 yrs) 1st
2nd
3rd
4th
5th
6-10th
$80
$60
$50
$40
$30
$20
Kids Boys & Girls (12yrs & below) 1st
2nd
3rd
4-10th
$50
$40
$30
$20

Payment

Send in your registration form to events@singaporeathletics.org.sg.

Entry Fee :

    Open Category : $10
    Junior & Youth : $10
    Boys & Girls : $6
    Kids Boys and Girls : $4

Payment:

  • Send in your cheque. Cheque should be made payable to: “SINGAPORE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION”.
  • Our address to send in your cheque is 3 Champions Way, Singapore Sports School (Blk 1), #01-10, Singapore 737912.
  • Note: There will be no refund of entry fees for any withdrawal / no-show after the closing date.

Closing date:

    Registration is closed as of 16 February 2013.

For inquiries, please call 6386-2721, or email events@singaporeathletics.org.sg.


Related Links:
Race walking news at SAA website
Race Walking official website

8th IAAF World Youth Championships 2013


Updates


Info

The IAAF World Youth Championships in Athletics is a global athletics event comprising track and field events for competitors who are 17 or younger (youth).

The event is organized by International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). It is held biennially. It was first held in 1999.

World Youth Championships is not to be confused with IAAF World Junior Championships in Athletics, which is for athletes who are 19 or under.

Date: 10-14 July

Location: Donetsk, Ukraine

Venue: RSC Olimpiyskiy

Official website: iaaf.org/competitions/iaaf-world-youth-championships

Downloads:


Singapore athletes who have met the qualifying mark

Qualifying window starts October 2012 to 1st July 2013.

Name From Age as of Event Qualified based on Q. Mark
Jannah Wong RI 17 Girls 100m Hurdles 2013 SEA Youth, 14.47s (-0.3m/s) 14.55s
Ang, Ding Hui RI 17 Boys 110m Hurdles 2012 SAA T&F Series 6, 14.30s (-1.6m/s) 14.40s
Linus Chong SSP 17 Boys 110m Hurdles 2013 SYJAC, 14.31s (1.6m/s) 14.40s
Quek Jun Jie Calvin VS
RIJC
17 Boys 400m Hurdles 2013 Series 1, 55.31s
2013 SYJAC, 55.27s
55.80s
Raymond Scott Lee HCI 17 Boys 400m Hurdles 2013 SYJAC, 55.36s 55.80s
Pereira, Shanti Veronica SSP 17 Girls 100m 2013 Series 1, 12.16s (1.9m/s)
2013 SYJAC, 12.05s (1.2m/s)
12.45s
Pereira, Shanti Veronica SSP 17 Girls 200m 2013 Series 1, 25.40s (-0.6m/s)
2013 SYJAC, 25.22s (0.8m/s)
25.55s
Chan, Sheng Yao HCI 17 Boys Pole Vault 2013 SYJAC, 4.60m
2013 Nat Sch, 4.82m
4.55m
Benjamin Ong SSP 17 Boys Triple Jump 2013 SYJAC, 14.67m (0.0m/s) 14.60m
Zubin, Percy Muncherji ACJC 17 Boys 400m 2013 SYJAC, 49.58s
2013 Nat Sch, 49.35s
49.95s

Selection criteria

    a. Qualifying rules and standards stipulated by IAAF (Link)

    b. Qualifying Window Stipulated by IAAF (Link: Coming Soon)

    c. If only 2 or 1 Athlete per country is allowed to be entered and more then 2 or 1 Athlete meet/s the qualifying mark:

      i. A final run/jump/throw-off trial will be held before the EBN date.

      ii. The trial date will be announced once SAA receives the date for the EBN from organizer.

      iii. For the relays the best 8 on-form Athletes will be invited to form the team but a final run-off will be conducted to select the final relay runners before the EBN date.

    d. If no one meets the qualifying mark and if SAA is given 2 wild card entries, one best male and one best female will be selected based on the respective ranking of the performance according to % off the Qualifying marks using the IAAF 2011 points. All field and Team (Relay) events selection are further subject to IAAF approval.

    e. SAA reserves the right to drop any qualified Athlete if the Athlete is deemed unfit to perform at a competitive level.

Qualifying Mark

Boys
Event
Girls
11.15 / 10.9
100m
12.45 / 12.2
22.75 / 22.5
200m
25.55 / 25.3
49.95 / 49.8
400m
57.60 / 57.2
1:55.00
800m
2:13.50
4:01.00
1500m
4:36.00
8:48.00
3000m
9:53.00
14.40 / 14.1
110m/100m H
14.55 / 14.3
55.80 / 55.6
400m H
1.02.80 / 1:02.6
6:14.00
2000m SC
7:14.00
Race Walk 5000m
25:30.00
48:30.00
Race Walk 10,000m
2.03
High Jump
1.76
4.55
Pole Vault
3.70
7.20
Long Jump
5.90
14.60
Triple Jump
12.30
17.70 (5 kg)
Shot Put
13.50 (3 kg)
53.50 (1.5 kg)
Discus Throw
42.00 (1kg)
63.00 (5 kg)
Hammer Throw
52.00 (3 kg)
63.00 (700g)
Javelin Throw
46.00 (500g)
Heptathlon
4650
5600
Octathlon
No standard
Medley Relay
No standard

Entry

Age Categories

    Only athletes aged 16 or 17 on 31 December in the year of the competition (e.g. for the 2013 Championships, born in 1996 or 1997) may compete.

Submission of Entries and deadlines

    Preliminary Entries – 10 April 2013 midnight, Monaco time. Preliminary Entries may be submitted starting 11 March 2013.

    Final Entries – 24 June 2013 midnight, Monaco time (see note above). Final Entries may be submitted starting 27 May 2013.

    Final Confirmations – Final Confirmation of Entries must be made before 12am (midday) 9 July.

Conditions for Validity of Performances

    • All performances must be achieved during the period 1 October 2012 to 1 July 2013. Please note that the Final Entries deadline remains three Mondays before the first day of competition, i.e. 24 June 2013.

    • All performances must be achieved during an official competition organised in conformity with IAAF Rules.

    • All performances must be achieved during competitions organised or sanctioned by the IAAF, its Area Associations or its Member Federations. Thus, results achieved at school competitions must be certified by the Member Federation of the country in which the M/03/13 14 competition was organised.

    • Performances achieved in mixed events between male and female participants (see Rule 147) will only be accepted under the following circumstances:

      o For all field events and races of 5000m and over held completely in the stadium the
      results will be:

        – Automatically accepted if achieved at National Permit competitions

        – Accepted only with the Area Association’s approval if achieved at competitions under IAAF Rule 1.1 (i) and (j)

        – Never accepted if achieved at competitions conducted under IAAF Rule 1.1 (a) to (h)

      o For road races (race walks) the results will always be accepted

    • Wind assisted performances (over 2m/sec) will not be accepted.

    • Indoor performances will be accepted.

    • For the running events of 200m and over, performances achieved on over-sized tracks will not be accepted.

    • In the case of race walks, road performances (5km or 10km) shall be accepted.

Quick Donetsk Facts

    Population 1,000,000

    Climate Donetsk’s climate is moderate continental. Temperature in July: 16°C – 27°C.

    Currency Ukraine Hryvnia (UAH). Exchange rate in December 2012: 100 UAH = 12 USD

    Time Zone GMT +3 (in July)

    Altitude 170m

    Mobile phone GSM phone service is available in Ukraine


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