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Spring is track season, and Atlanta Track Club heads to the oval for the All Comers Track and Field Meets sponsored by Comcast Business beginning Tuesday, May 5 and continuing each Tuesday evening starting at 5:30 p.m. through June 16 at the Emory University track located adjacent to the Woodruff Physical Education Center.

With All Comers, the name says it all: they are open to everyone, no prior experience or team membership required. It's a great chance to learn about this branch of the sport, get some fun exercise, or work on sharpening your skills. With a range of participants from toddlers to Olympians, it's fun to watch as well.

**PLEASE NOTE you only have to register for All Comers once each season. If you are unsure if you have already registered, please click the "Confirm Registration" button below and check before registering. **

 

  • Date & Time

    May 5, 5:30 pm

  • Location

    Emory University Track - adjacent to Woodruff Physical Education Center

  • Distance

    • See schedule below

Event Day Schedule

  • 4:30 p.m. Gates open
  • 5:15 p.m. Field Events warm-up
  • 5:30 p.m. Meet begins
  • 8:00 p.m. Registration/check-in closes
  • 8:30 p.m. Final event begins

Registration

Participants are only required to register one time for the entire series. If online is not an option, registration forms will be available on site. Race day registration and athlete check-in will open at 4:30 p.m.  All participants are asked to register/check-in at the entrance to the track off of Eagle Row (across from the Peavine Parking deck) at least 30 minutes before their first event in order to receive a wristband each week showing they are officially registered.

Track Events

Due to time constraints, not all running events are contested at every meet; see the schedule below for a complete event listing. Heats for the running events are based on predicted times, gender and age groups. 

All participants should report to the start line of their event for check-in. Events can begin as much as 20 minutes ahead of schedule. 

  • 5:30 pm - Racewalk (400m, 7 & under/1500m, 8+)
  • 5:30 pm - Hurdles*
  • 6:00 pm - Parent-Child /Coach-Athlete Relay
  • 6:20 pm - 4x400m Relay
  • 6:45 pm - 50m (10 & under)
  • 7:00 pm - 200m
  • 7:30 pm - 800m
  • 8:00 pm - Mile (8 & older)
  • 8:30 pm - 5000m (8 & older)

*110m for M 15-49, 100m for M 13-14 & 50-69, F 13-39, 80m for M 70 , F 40 & Youth 12 & under

Field Events

All field events begin with youth sections followed by adults (except high jump which begins with higher heights).

  • 5:30 p.m. - Long Jump (followed by Triple Jump), Shot Put, High Jump
  • 5:30 p.m. - Pole Vault (5:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. warm-up)

Event Address

Emory University Woodruff Physical Education Center (26 Eagle Row, Atlanta, GA 30322)

Parking

Parking is available in the Peavine parking deck adjacent to the track; very nominal fees may apply. The Peavine parking deck opens at 4:00 p.m. 

Equipment

Blocks, relay batons, and shots are provided courtesy of Emory University; vaulters need to bring their own poles. Track spikes are not required.

Kilometer Kids Decathlon

Kids of all ages will have a chance to win some great incentive prizes based on the number of events they participate in over the seven weeks of the All Comers series. Several of Atlanta Track Club's Kilometer Kids groups/schools will use the All Comers meets to log extra miles toward their goal of running 26.2 miles over 11 weeks each spring.

Results

While all events are hand timed, results are not recorded.

Volunteer With Us

Interested in giving back to the sport of running?  Come volunteer with us! To learn more, please email volunteers@atlantatrackclub.org.

Questions

If you have additional questions regarding the event, please email atc@atlantatrackclub.org.

 

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