Athletics Competition

Athletics Competition


Divisions and Events


(i) Men's Division (14 events in total)


Individual events (12 events):

100 m, 200 m, 400 m, 800 m, 1 500 m, 5 000 m, 110 m hurdles, high jump, long jump, shot put, javelin and discus.


Team events (2 events):

4 x 100 m Relay and 4 x 400 m Relay



(ii) Women's Division (14 events in total)


Individual events (12 events):

100 m, 200 m, 400 m, 800 m, 1 500 m, 5 000 m, 100 m hurdles, high jump, long jump, shot put, javelin and discus.


Team events (2 events):

4 x 100 m Relay and 4 x 400 m Relay




Quota


For individual events, each district may nominate 2 athletes and 1 reserve athlete to participate in each event (each person may enter a maximum of 3 events, whether as selected athlete or reserve athlete).
For team events, each district may nominate 1 team to participate in each event (each team should consist of 4 persons at least and 6 persons at most).
Each district may nominate a maximum of 96 persons.




Age


Participating athletes shall be aged 10 or above (born in 2003 or before), but athletes who take part in the 5 000 m event shall be aged 16 or above (born in 1997 or before).




Format


For track events, the 8 athletes/ teams who have achieved the highest speed in the preliminary rounds will be qualified for the final and the positions will be determined by their results achieved in the final. For the 1 500 m and 5 000 m events, only the final will be held and the positions will be determined by their results achieved in the final.
For field events, each athlete shall be allowed 3 trials and the 8 athletes with the best valid achievements shall be allowed 3 additional trials and the positions will be determined by the best results achieved.