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Spring is track season, and Atlanta Track Club heads to the oval for the All Comers Track and Field Meets continuing each Tuesday evening starting at 5:30 p.m. through June 14 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 24, 5:30 pm
Emory University Track - adjacent to Woodruff Physical Education Center
- See schedule below
Event Day Schedule
- 4:30 p.m. Gates open
- 5:15 p.m. Field events warm-up
- 5:20 p.m. 800m - Elite Women
- 5:25 p.m. 800m - Elite men
- 7:30 p.m. 800m Grand Prix
- 8:00 p.m. Registration/check-in closes
- 9:00 p.m. High School Mile - Girls
- 9:10 p.m. High School Mile - Boys
- 9:20 p.m. 1500m - Elite Women
- 9:30 p.m. Mile - Elite Men
- 10:15 p.m. Final event begins
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.
Atlanta Track Club members wishing to take part in the TIMED 800m as part of the 2016 Grand Prix Series MUST pre-register for the 800 Meters and in order to be included in the Grand Prix results - no race day registration will be available for these events. Please note that registering for the timed Grand Prix track events is in addition to the general registration required for every 2016 All Comers participant. Registration for the Grand Prix 800m closes Sunday, May 22 at 11:59 p.m.
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.
- 5:20 p.m. – Elite Women – 800m
- 5:25 p.m. – Elite Men – 800m
- 5:30 p.m. - Racewalk (400m, 7 & under/1500m, 8+)
- 5:30 p.m. - Hurdles*
- 6:00 p.m. - Parent-Child /Coach-Athlete Relay
- 6:20 p.m. - 4x400m Relay
- 6:45 p.m. - 50m (10 & under)
- 7:00 p.m. - 200m
- 7:30 p.m. - 800m Grand Prix M/W
- 9:00 p.m. - High School Mile Girls
- 9:10 p.m. - High School Mile Boys
- 9:20 p.m. - Mile Elite Women
- 9:30 p.m. – Mile Elite Men
- 9:40 p.m. - Mile (8 & older)
- 10:15 p.m. - 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
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)
Emory University Woodruff Physical Education Center (26 Eagle Row, Atlanta, GA 30322)
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.
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.
While all events are hand timed, results are not recorded.
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