Event Information

Date: Saturday 22 August 2020

Venue: Aberdeen Sports Village

Organiser: scottishathletics

Organiser Email: events@scottishathletics.org.uk

Level: UKA Level 2

Closing Date: Thursday 6 August 2020


ENTRY DEADLINE: All forms of entry closed on the 6th August 2020. NO LATE ENTRIES will be accepted.

Saturday 22nd August (Provisional)
Full Under 15 Event Programme
U20 200m/400mH/800m
U20W Pole Vault/U20M Long Jump/U20W High Jump/Javelin

Sunday 23rd August (Provisional)
Full Under 13 Event Programme
U20 Sprint Hurdles/100m/400m/1500m/2000mSC/1500mSC
U20 Hammer / Triple Jump / U20M Pole Vault / Shot / U20M High Jump / U20W Long Jump / Discus

Saturday 8th August U20W 5000m -
Sunday 9th August U20M 5000m -

Under 13

Athletes may ENTER a maximum of 3 events, a maximum of 2 of these can be track events.

U13's are also only permitted to enter one of 200m OR 800m or 1500m events.
Maximum Entry Numbers
Hurdles 32 entries will be accepted
100m 48 entries will be accepted
200m 48 entries will be accepted
800m 40 entries will be accepted
1500m 40 entries will be accepted
Long Jump 24 entries will be accepted

Under 15

Athletes may ENTER a maximum of 3 events, a maximum of 2 of these can be track events.

U15's are also only permitted to enter one of 200m OR 300m OR 800m OR 1500m events.
Maximum Entry Numbers
Hurdles 32 entries will be accepted
100m 48 entries will be accepted
200m 48 entries will be accepted
300m 32 entries will be accepted
800m 40 entries will be accepted
1500m 40 entries will be accepted
Long Jump 24 entries will be accepted
High Jump 24 entries will be accepted

Entry Limits
A waiting list will be in operation for events which reach the maximum number of entrants.

Entered athletes with a top 20 ranked performance as of 7th August will be guaranteed their entry, all other spaces will be issued on a first come first served basis.  Performances that are not shown on www.thepowerof10.info should be submitted at the time of entry to events@scottishathletics.org.uk

Individual Entries

Can only be submitted online. NO individual entries will be accepted by post or by email.
When entering online you will receive two email confirmations, one from
scottishathletics and one from the payment provider Sagepay. If you only receive one or neither, please contact scottishathletics otherwise you may not be registered.

If you are experiencing difficulties with entering online, please make sure that your membership is activated. You can check this by contacting scottishathletics on 0131 476 7321 or email: membership@scottishathletics.org.uk All entrants' must be up to date memebrs of scottishathletics on the day of the competition.

Club Entries can be made via the Club Portal

Please note, you will not be able to enter if your membership to scottishathletics is out of date, and/or if you have any other outstanding monies due to scottishathletics. If your membership has expired, or is set to expire before the date of the competition, you must renew your membership in order to be eligible to enter.

If entering from outside Scotland, you may enter this event however you need to either be a member of scottishathletics OR a member of your National Governing Body.


Affiliation and Age Groups:

  • Athletes who do not have a Scottish Club affiliation, on the provision they are a member of their National Governing Body, can compete for their non-Scottish Club at the Championships.
  • scottishathletics athletes who, in addition to being a member of a Scottish Club, are also members of a non-Scottish Club should compete for their Scottish Club at all scottishathletics events.
  • scottishathletics athletes who are members of more than one Scottish Club can choose which club they intend to represent this must be done at the point of entry.  This is regardless of their membership status of each club (1st/2nd claim).
  • Athletes may only compete for one Scottish Club at scottishathletics Championship events over the course of any competition year. (Running annually from 1st October).  i.e. Athletes must compete for the same club in District and National Championships. (Except Track and Field Relays)


Additional Guidance
Club Vests: UKA Rule 143S1 applies to clothing worn at the Championships.
Athletes may only represent their University if the University Athletics Club is affiliated to scottishathletics for Track & Field competition.


Refund Policy
As a policy, scottishathletics do not provide refunds. However, if an event receives less than 3 entries, the Championship Committee reserve the right to cancel that event and if no other suitable arrangement can be made, a refund may be offered.


Age Groups/Qualification
Under 13: Born between 01/09/07 and 31/08/09
Under 15: Born between 01/09/05 and 31/08/07
Under 17: Born between 01/09/03 and 31/08/05
Under 17's may compete as Under 20 at this event, but must adhere to U17 event restrictions.
Under 20: Born between 01/01/01 and 31/08/03
Senior: Born on or before 31/12/00
Master: 35 and over on day of competition (5-year age group)


PROVISIONAL Additional Field Event Information
High Jump Starting Heights
1m12 U13 BOYS
1m12 U13 GIRLS
1m29 U15 BOYS
1m24 U15 GIRLS
1m37 U20 WOMEN
1m67 U20 MEN
All heights will progress in 5cm increments.


Pole Vault Starting Heights and Progressions
2m10 U15 Boys / Girls - proposed progression 2m30-2m50-2m65-2m80-2m95-3m10
2m50 U20 Women - proposed progression 2m65-2m80-2m95-3m10-3m20-3m30
3m60 U20 Men - proposed progression 3m80-3m95-4m10

Triple Jump Available Boards
7m/9m U15 GIRLS U15 BOYS
7m/9m/11m U20 WOMEN
9m/11m/13m U20 MEN

Entry Restrictions
In accordance with UKA Rules of Competition, Rule 141 S1 and Rule 21 S4(6)

- 800m and 1500m races will be run as Timed Finals.  These will be seeded per athletes declared seed times and personal bests.  Medals will be awarded to the three fastest times recorded, regardless of which Timed Final they were achieved in.

- Triple Jump restrictions: 7m and 9m boards will be available only.  Run Ups will be restricted to a maximum distance of 22m from the take-off board.

- Juniors may not compete in more than 4 events within the Championships. If Juniors are competing in a combined event, they are not allowed to compete in any other event on the same day
- Juniors may only run in track events up to and including 10000m

scottishathletics reserve the right to review and amend Terms & Conditions without prior notice or consultation.


National Championships: Qualifying Conditions.

Following a formal competition review by the Track and Field Commission of scottishathletics the following entry restrictions will be implemented for National Championships.  This is to ensure as many athletes as possible have the opportunity to compete and to adhere to UKA Rule 2 S2(ii) in relation to the maximum length of day for an athletics competition.


Athletes with a verified performance standard as outlined below will be guaranteed entry into the National Championships, in addition athletes ranked in the top 10 in Scotland as of the closing date and/or achieved a top 3 performance in their District Championships will also be guaranteed their entry.

Should the total entry exceed 24 then athletes who do not meet the criteria will have their entry rejected and fee refunded.
U13 GIRLS 3m80 U13 BOYS 3m80
U15 GIRLS 4m60 U15 BOYS 4m80
U17 GIRLS None U17 MEN None
U20 Women None U20 Men None
Senior Women None Senior Men None
Performances will be ratified via


Entry Terms and Conditions

All entrants, either by Team Manager or Individually are asked to confirm agreement to the following conditions:

  1. Permission that photographs may be taken and used for PR/Marketing purposes.
  2. Permission for doping control tests to be carried out in accordance with the set procedures and regulations concerning such testing. https://www.ukad.org.uk/anti-doping-rules
  3. Entered athletes are medically fit to compete, have no medical issues or disability that would endanger themselves or others by taking part and will not compete unless fit to do so on the day.

Exceptions to these conditions must be communicated to events@scottishathletics.org.uk following the entry.