All Comers in Ijebu-Ode compressed to one-day meet


Athletes will have to set their mind and preparations geared to a one-day meet, instead of the two-days initially scheduled by AFN, for the All Comers meet in Ijebu-Ode. The date which was at first put as Friday, April 5th and Saturday, April 6th, will now be for Friday alone.

This was made known in an impromptu notice released by the AFN, to all athletes, clubs, groups, etc detailing the technical rules and guidelines.

Here’s the full statement below:

AFN All Comers 1 day Meet.
Technical Rules and Guidelines
*The competition days(2) have been compressed into 1 day(Friday 5th April,2019).
* The following events are going to be featured:
(1.)100m Male/Female
(2.)200m Male/Female
(3.)400m Male/Female
(4.)800m Male/Female
(5.)5,000m Male/Female
(6.)10,000m Race Walk Male/Female
(7.)100m/110m Hurdles Male/Female
(8.)400m Hurdles Male/Female
(9.)Shot Put Male/Female
(10.)Discus Male/Female
(11.)Hammer Male/Female
(12.)Javelin Male/Female
(13.)High Jump Male/Female
(14.)Long Jump Male/Female
(15.)Triple Jump Male/Female
15 men and 15 women events.
*All track events will be featured as finals except 100m,which ONLY the fastest 8 by timing
 from the heats would advance to the final.
* Field events: Only the best 8 ranked competitors after round 3 would attempt the last 3.
* 200m event would have all heats as finals with the best 4 from 100m and 400m events to feature in the last heat of the day.
* Entries deadline, midnight Wednesday 3rd April,2019.
* Venue: Dipo Dina International Stadium Ijebu Ode,Ogun State.

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