Intertrust Athletics Games – the island’s premier track and field meet – returns for 2017 on Saturday 2nd September.
As last year – Footes Lane will stage elite and local events during the programme, and this year will include the majority of Intertrust Track & Field Challenge Final programme that was originally scheduled for Sunday 3rd September. The 10,000m event that was originally planned will be retained on the Sunday as an Intertrust 10,000m Challenge event.
Entry is available via the link below. – UK/other athletes who are interested in competing should contact Tom Druce as soon as possible. All local athletes who are supported by the Elite Athlete Performance Programme are expected to compete. Entry must be made by midnight 28th August (this includes the 10,000m on Sunday).
The 2016 edition saw a national standard javelin competition which was won by Matti Mortimore in a huge all-comers’ record of 73.89m. The men’s 100m all-comers’ record was also matched, as Leon Reid clocked 10.40sec to tie with 2015 victor Reuben Arthur.
Timetable will be made available by the end of Friday 25th August.
INTERTRUST 10,000m CHALLENGE
The 10,000m event will take place on Sunday 3rd September. The event will start at 11am, and if additional races are required then the second race will begin at approx. 11:45am. An entry list will be published on Thursday 31st August stipulating the race line-ups.