Intramural cancellation announcements will be posted on the LPS athletics page – lps.org/athletics as well as on twitter – twitter.com/LPSAthletics and Facebook
7th and 8th grade track will begin on March 20th. Practice will be from 3:10PM-4:30PM.
SEVENTH/EIGHTH GRADE EXTRAMURAL TRACK AND FIELD GUIDELINES
National Federation Rules will apply with the following modification in rules listed below.
NO TEAM SCORES WILL BE KEPT
HIGH JUMP (Starting heights — Girls 3’-6”, Boys 4’-0”):
- Raise 3” first two raises, then 2” (three misses at each height).
- Athletes who can easily clear early heights are encouraged to “pass” those heights.
Boys and Girls will both run 100m hurdles. (yellow marks)
Girls – 10 hurdles, 30” Boys – 10 hurdles, 33”
A participant may enter only four events, including relays.
Each school may enter 8 individuals per grade in each event. Each school may also enter two relay teams per grade in the 1600-meter relay and four teams in the 400-meter relay.
**City Meet will allow schools’ 3 entries per event and 1 relay per grade.
All participants (boys and girls) will throw the four kilo shot put.
All participants must wear shoes.
Starting will be done with a starting pistol.
Each individual will be allowed three (3) attempts at shot put, long jump and high jump.