As part of the Nation’s biggest sports day, Bury AC will be hosting an event to give local youngsters an opportunity to try out athletics. Who knows, the next Usain Bolt, Mo Farah or Jess Ennis-Hill could be from Bury!

The Market Street track will open for registration from 12:30

1pm – 3pm: Main activity comprising:

  • Group warm up / warm up games
  • Throws (javelin, discus, hammer)
  • Long jump
  • High jump
  • Hurdles
  • Sprinting (sprint starts)

3pm – 4pm: Races (e.g., 100m, 800m) and opportunity to get a distance in a couple of field events; there may be an opportunity for parents to compete in some events as well!