Sportshall Athletics

Cambs AA sports-hall events and representative teams

Cambridgeshire AA organise annual Sports-hall athletics competitions, on a team competition basis, which are then used as the basis for County team selections for the Regional finals for Under 11’s and for Under 13’s/Under 15’s.  

Sportshall coordinator is-Louise Richardson   richa1638226391rdson163822639157@nt1638226391lworl1638226391d.com1638226391

Sportshall 2021/22

After a really successful 2019/20 season, unfortunately the 2020/21 Sportshall was cancelled and all of our plans had to be put on hold due to the Pandemic but I am really excited to announce that we are now planning to run the following Sportshall competitions this year,

This year Cambridgeshire AA will be holding a  Sports-hall Athletics Event and county team selection competition on

  • Saturday 4 December 2021 at The Cambridge University Indoor Sports Centre, Charles Babbage Road, Cambridge CB3 0FS,

U11s – 10.45 am – 1.15 pm

U13s and U15s  – 1.30 pm to 4.45 pm

The Regional Final has been provisionally booked for Saturday 5 March 2022  at University Sports Park in Norwich – County selection

You are invited to submit teams for the December fixture – you can submit more than one team in any age-group if you have sufficient athletes. Athletes will be charged a £1.50 competition fee at the matches.

 The competitions involve three age groups,:

Under 11’s,                    School Years 5 – 6

Under 13’s                     School Years 7 – 8

Under 15’s                     School Years 9 – 10

using their age as on 31st August 2021 ( ie last summer’s T&F age-groups).

 County teams of Under 11’s, Under 13’s and Under 15’s will be selected from the results of the fixture, for a Regional event which is provisionally held on 5 March 2022

The competitions are as follows:

Under 11’s – teams of 6 boys or 6 girls (You can include additional athletes into the team if you have spares, but no mixed gender teams please). Each team member will take part in 3 field events, an individual 1 lap and 2 lap race  and may also take part in 2 relays. There are nine field events grouped as jumps (3), agility (3) and throws (3). Competitors may not compete in more than one event from any group. Relay events are Circuit (Obstacle) relay (4 runners), 4 x 1 lap relay, 6 Lap Paarlauf , 1+1 lap Relay (2 runners),

Group A – Standing Long-jump, Standing Triple Jump, Vertical Jump. Group B –  Balance test, High Stepper and Speed bounce. Group C – Chest push, and soft javelin. Two athletes to score in each individual event

Note this is different from previous years for under 11’s

Under 13’s – teams of up to 12 boys or 12 girls. No mixed teams. Athletes may take part in a maximum of 3 individual events plus 2 relays. Events are 2 lap race, 4 lap race, 6 lap race, shot, standing Long jump, standing triple jump, vertical jump, speed bounce, paarlauf relay (2 athletes), 4 x 2 lap relay, circuit relay (4)

Non-scorers are permitted in all events subject to the limit of 3 individual events per athlete.  “B” teams can be entered.

Under 15’s – teams of up to 6 athletes – the highest scoring 4 individuals are scored together with the relays to give the team score. Each athlete must take part in 3 individual events, one from each group, and may do only one relay.  Teams must not have more than 3 athletes in any single event.

Group A – 2 lap race or 4 lap race, Group B – shot or Speed Bounce, Group C – Standing Long jump and either Standing Triple jump (Boys) or Vertical Jump (Girls)

Non-scorers are permitted in all events subject to the 3 individual event limit per athlete.

It would be appreciated if all clubs and schools could initially confirm their interest, and in which age-groups, by e-mail to Louise Richardson at loura1638226391thlet1638226391ics101638226391@gmai1638226391l.com1638226391

Cambs AA will provide and allocate athlete numbers.

Preliminary team declarations should be e-mailed 48 hours before the event (Wednesday evening) to noelm1638226391oss@b1638226391tinte1638226391rnet.1638226391com1638226391 using the forms below (ignore the numbers columns).

Cambs AA will then allocate numbers and e-mail the Declaration sheet back to you.

A copy of the team declaration sheet with any changes highlighted should then be handed in on the day to the recorders.

Map For Cambridge University Sports Centre (Use Car Park 8)

Team Declaration Sheets

Timetable for Dec 4th – amended

School/Club invitation letter