Truman Bodden hosts track stars

Local athletics will see another major meet this month.

The 2012 National Track and Field Championships of the Cayman Islands Athletic Association will be held next Friday, 15 June, starting at 6pm and Saturday, 16 June, starting at 9am at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex.

The meet is open to all schools, clubs and individuals and will showcase many of the island’s best athletic talents.

It will also serve as a qualifier for athletes preparing for upcoming regional and international competitions in the youth, junior and senior categories.

Events being contested are: 100m Hurdles, 110m Hurdles, 80m, 100m, 150m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, 3000m, Long Jump, Triple Jump, High Jump, Shot Put, Discus, Javelin and Ball Throw.

Age groups eligible to compete are: 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17 and over.

Registration closes on Tuesday, 12 June. Registration forms are available on or by contacting Liz Ibeh at 925-4763, Coach Williams at 925-1943, Coach Yen at 925-6917 or Coach Wason at 916-6966.

Forms will also be available at Schools P.E. Departments.

Completed registration forms should be returned to any of the above persons or emailed to [email protected]