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Date: 18th March 2015
Venue: Nantou, Taiwan
Organizer: Chinese Taipei Athletics Association
- 16th March (Monday) － Arrival of delegation
- 17th March (Tuesday) － Practice
- 18th March (Wednesday) － Competition (Nantou)
- 20th March (Friday) － Departure of delegation
Selection of overseas meet
NOTE: REGISTRATION/PARTICIPATION CRITERIA IS SUBJECTED TO CHANGES BY THE ORGANIZER.
Please submit your interest by 30 January 2015, Friday.
Please adhere to the following selection policy and criteria:
Note: Overseas meet request are for Open invitational meets and not encompass qualifying meets such as SEA Youth, Asian Junior, Asian Games, Commonwealth Games.
Calling all athletes who are interested to compete in overseas competitions that SAA has been invited.
Please submit your intention to SAA once the overseas meet information and window is open as soon as possible or 5 days before the final entry closing date.
Based on the quota given by organiser (on a meet by meet basis), SAA is willing to send any Singaporean Athlete who meets or betters the SEA Games 2013 bronze medal benchmark (3rd placing of 2013 Sea Games).
If the quota is not met based on the number of athletes selected and confirmed, any Singaporean Athlete who is 5% or less from the SEA Games 2013 bronze medal benchmark, will also be nominated. All these athletes will be ranked and the cut off will be the quota number invited. If the quota has been reached and if you are still keen to compete, SAA is willing to co-pay with you at 50% of the flight tickets and if you meet or better the bronze medal benchmark, SAA will reimburse you the fees paid.
For any other athletes who are 6-10% off the 3rd placing of the SEA Games 2013 and are keen to compete, SAA will, on a case by case basis endorse you to be part of the team but you will have to bear the full costs of the air ticket and room and board stipulated by the organiser. Upon achieving the qualifying mark or better, SAA will reimburse the full amount to you.
Only 2 Athletes per country are allowed to be entered per event. If more than 2 athletes meet the bronze medal benchmark, the top 2 ranked athletes according to the qualifying window period will be nominated as well.
All SAA sanctioned competition results will be considered for nomination.
All athletes who are nominated and selected will have to attend all Team Training, Briefing & Camps.
SAA reserves the right to drop any qualified Athlete if the Athlete is deemed unfit to perform at a competitive level.
SAA uses IAAF Scoring Tables of Athletics for its selection criteria. Links to the 2014 edition is as below:
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