Hampshire Schools' Athletic Association
SCHOOLS added 28 May 2014
The Championships took place on Thursday 22 May at Winchester Sports Stadium in not very good weather.
County Combined Event Championships for U15 and U17 Boys and Girls
Held in May. This is a 5 event championship. It is a traditional pentathlon for U15 i.e. Hurdles, LJ, HJ, Shot, 800 but U17 girls do javelin instead of shot and U17 Boys do discus instead of LJ. This is an Individual competition. Entry must be made by the School but athletes may attend with a parent rather than a teacher.
English Schools Combined Events - Regional Round for U15, U17 and U19 Boys and Girls
Held the last weekend in June. Teams are selected primarily from the County Championships for U15 and U17 and on known form for the U19 event. This is a 2 day event but U15s compete on only 1 of the 2 days. This is a team and individual event. A team comprises 4 athletes although 8 may be named on the entry form. U15 Girls and Boys compete in a pentathlon; U17 and U19 Girls compete in a heptathlon; U17 Boys in an octathlon and U19 Boys in a decathlon. 10 counties comprise the region.
Winning teams and individuals progress to the National Final.
English Schools Combined Event Finals for above age groups
Held in September. For those who qualified through the Regional Rounds. This is a 2 day event as above.