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4th Annual KNOX GIFT!


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aturday, March 4th              2pm-6pm            Wally Tew Reserve

As part of the Knox Festival, the 4th Annual Knox Gift will be running between 2pm and 6pm on Saturday March 2nd, 2019 at Wally Tew Reserve, Ferntree Gully.

Local Little Ahtletics Club, Sherbrooke, will co-host the event with the Knox Council. Like the Stawell Gift, the Knox Gift is run on a grass track (like we have at Sherbrooke Little Aths).

The Knox Gift is a 100 metre sprint event (includes all Heats, Semi Finals and Finals).  Semi Finals and Finals are all handicapped races which means anyone of any age has a chance to win! Timing for each race is conducted using electronic timing equipment.

ANYONE CAN ENTER!

FOUR EVENTS   PRIZE MONEY! (Thanks to Knox Council)
Girls 7 and under to 15 years   Girls 2019 Knox Gift Champion - $100
Boys 7 and under to 15 years   Boys 2019 Knox Gift Champion - $100
Womens Open Age – 16 years and older*   Womens 2019 Knox Gift Champion - $200
Mens Open Age – 16 years and older*   Mens 2019 Knox Gift Champion - $200
* Any athlete aged 15 years and under whose Heat time would qualify them for the Semi Final of the Open Age Event can also participate in the Open Age Semi Final  

Plus: A Championship Trophy will also be presented to the four winners; Silver & Bronze Medals will be presented to the 8 x Place Getters and Finalist medals will be presented to the 20 x Finalists!

NO REGISTRATION NECESSARY!  JUST BE THERE!

Knox Gift Schedule 2:00pm to 4:15pm - Heats
4:45pm to 5:30pm - Semi Finals (12 x races)
5:40pm to 6:00pm – Finals (4 x races)
Event Details Heats will run from 2:00pm to 4:15pm. Heats are mixed events meaning any age or gender can run in any Heat. Athlete's time in each Heat is individually recorded. After running each Heat, an athlete will immediately know their place in the standings for the Semi Finals.

Each athlete can continue to enter into a Heat until the 4:30pm deadline in an attempt to qualify for the Semi Finals.

NO Running Shoes with Spikes are allowed in the Heats.
Juniors Event The FOUR fastest athletes in each gender, and in each age group proceed through to the Semi Finals which run from 4:45pm to 5:30pm.

At 5:40pm the FASTEST girl and boy IN EACH AGE GROUP, run in the final to determine the Knox Gift 2019
Girls Champion and, in a seperate Final, the Boys Champion.

Running Shoes with Spikes can be used in the Semi Finals and the Final
Open Event The EIGHT fastest athletes in each gender and each age group proceed through to the Semi Finals which run from 4:45pm to 5:30pm. Two Semi Finals per gender will be conducted, with each Semi Final comprising 4 runners from the 16-30 age group, and 4 runners from the 31+ age group.

The FOUR fastest runners from each Semi Final will proceed to the Final at 5:40pm to determine the Knox Gift 2019 Womens Champion and, in a seperate Final, the Mens Champion.

Starting blocks will be provided for the two Open Age Finals, but not for any of the Semi finals.
Running Shoes with Spikes can be used in the Semi Finals and the Final
Handicapping Each Athletes best Heat time will determine their Handicap for the Semi Final. Each Athletes best Heat time and their Semi Final time will determine their Handicap for the Final. The Handicaper’s decision is final.
Age Groups gift age table
Registrations All interested athletes can register by simply turning up on the day from 2pm. Heats finish at 5pm sharp.
Free Little Athletics for 3 Weeks!! All Athletes aged 5 to 15 who run in a Heat at the 2019 Knox Gift can attend three weeks of Little Athletics for FREE at Sherbrooke Little Athletics, Kings Park, Upper Ferntree Gully from 9am on Saturday March 9th , 16th and 23rd

 


If you have any enquiries please feel free to email us at: sherbrooke@lavic.com.au or call Greg on 0418 567 768

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