HOBART/ WILLIAM SMITH INVITATIONAL

SATURDAY, JANUARY 24, 2004

HOBART/WILLIAM SMITH FIELDHOUSE

 

Dear Coach,

    You and your team are invited to attend the 4th Hobart/William Smith Invitational, sponsored by the Rochester Winter Track League, and being contested at the Hobart/ William Smith FieldHouse.  The track is 8 lane, 200meters, with two 55meter strait a ways for the sprints.  The shot is off a wooden platform, and there is a long jump/triple jump pit and a pole vault runway.  The track is extremely fast, and many outstanding times have occurred there.  It is again the site for the SUNY Championships, even though Hobart is not a SUNY school.  Below is the pertinent information regarding the meet.

 

Time:  3:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Schools should not arrive until 2:30

 

Order of Events:  All Events will be run as finals.

 

Girls 3000m Run                                 Boys/ Girls Shot Put

Boys 3200m Run                                 Girls/ Boys High Jump

Girls/Boys 1000m Run                          Boys’/Girls’ Pole Vault

Girls’ 1500m Race walk                         Girls’/Boys Long Jump

Girls/Boys 600m Run                   Girls’/Boys Triple Jump after the Long Jump

Girls/Boys 55m Dash

Girls’ 1500m Run

Boys’ 1600m Run

Girls/Boys 300m Dash

Girls/Boys 55m Hurdles

Girls/Boys’ 4 x 800m Relay

Girls/Boys’ 4 x 400m Relay

Girls’/Boys 4 x 200m Relay

 

Other Information:

1. Scoring – 10,8,6,5,4,3,2,1   Team trophies for the 1st five teams.

 

2. Awards:  Medals 1 – 3, ribbons 4 - 8                    

             

3. Absolutely NO SPIKES.

 

4. Bring your own starting blocks

 


5. TWO ATHLETES PER EVENT, ONE RELAY PER SCHOOL.  A SCHOOL MAY HAVE THREE ENTRANTS PER EVENT IF ALL THE ATHLETES HAVE MET THE FOLLOWING STANDARDS.

FOR SECTION V SCHOOLS, THESE PERFORMANCES MUST BE MET ON THE LEADERS’ WEB SITE.

 

EVENT                                    BOYS                                       GIRLS

55m Dash                        6.9                                7.7

55m Hurdles                     8.8                                10.0

300m Dash                      40.0                               48.0

600m Run                        1:36.0                             1:58.0

1000m Run                      2:56.0                             3:33.0

1500m Run                                                          5:40.0

1600m Run                      4:54.0

3000m Run                                                          12:20.0

3200m Run                      10:45.0

1500m Race walk                                                   9:15.0

Pole Vault                        10’ 0”                             7’ 6”

Shot Put                          40’ 00”                           25’ 00”

Long Jump                       19’10”                            14’00”

Triple Jump                     39’00”                            31’ 00”

High Jump                       5’ 6”                              4’ 6”

 

One Relay Per School Per Event.

 

6. Starting Heights:  Boys Pole Vault – 8’0”

                      Girls Pole Vault – 7’0”

                      Girls’ High Jump – 4’ 2”

                      Boys’ High Jump – 5’ 2”

 

7. Long Jump and Triple Jump will be an open pit.  All Jumpers will get 2 jumps, top 8 will get 2 more jumps

 

8.  Entry Fee:  For Rochester Winter Track League – it is included in your dues.

                  For non- RWTL members - $10.00 per athlete, $140.00 maximum.

                  Make Checks or vouchers payable to the Rochester Winter Track League

9.  There is limited parking at Hobart.  Please have your buses follow the directions of the parking attendant.  If your bus comes early, your team must go, we can not have buses blocking the fire lanes  Buses will not be allowed to pick up athletes in the front of the field house.

 

 

10. Entries are due on Tuesday, January 20.  Use the online EXCEL form that is provided.

 

Save the Excel form by Right Mouse click on the link and “save as”   to your hard drive.

 Send the completed form(s) back to COACHYEN@AOL.COM

RWTL teams can use their roster form for individual entry provided they add the necessary columns to the right.