All Meetings:

The year 7-9 Track & Field Schools County championships will take place on Wednesday 5th June 10am - 3pm at Costello stadium, Hull

With exception of the hammer throw this will take on Tuesday 11th June 5.30pm at Costello stadium, Hull.

All entries must be made through the school (details will be sent into schools this week) and this meeting is compulsory for those wishing to be considered for selection to the County team for Birmingham (years 8 and 9 only), so please make your school aware that you wish to attend.

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Achieving standard

  • Check your required standard against the website.
  • Once you achieve the standard contact the association through our website or Facebook stating Name, venue, date, event and performance.
  • Input your details into the ESAA websitethis is your responsibility and is required for you to go through to the selection process.
  • Any improvement on your PB at this event must be updated with both the association and the ESAA website. This will ensure that when the committee meet to select the team, they have the current performance.
  • Make sure you attend the relevant County Championships:
  • Keep up to date with website/Facebook for notices including if you have made the team!

Once selected for County Team

  • Make sure you complete all relevant forms (drug use, contact details, travel arrangements, code of conduct etc – found in the athlete folder on website and return via email to the secretary C Yeo)
  • Complete letter to Headteacher and hand in to school – this notifies them of absence and asks them for a monetary contribution.
  • Place your order for kit through the website – it is expected that you purchase the top and suggested that you purchase bottoms in case of bad weather. Vest will be supplied by association.
  • Make sure that you have a pair of comfy shorts in plain royal blue (small logo acceptable) – any other colour is unacceptable and will be checked by Team managers on the day of competition, failure to comply could mean that you are withdrawn from the competition. These can be purchased from sports stores and style is individual however, tights/leggings are not allowed.
  • Inform school/college of your absence for those days.
  • Keep up to date with website and Facebook as info. will be coming thick and fast and you don’t want to miss anything!

Night before travel

  • Check you have packed your sports equipment – spikes, throwing implement, pins, kit
  • Pack overnight stay gear – checklist available on website (mobile phones are permitted but solely at your responsibility)
  • Check travel pick up times and arrange departure time with parents
  • Get a goodnight’s sleep!

Whilst at the Finals

  • You will be given your hotel room, vest, lanyard, programme and instructions on arrival at the hotel
  • You will be assigned a Team manager who you must report to at designated times
  • You are expected to stay with the team at the hotel, during travel and at the stadium (unless you notify your team manager)
  • Check the programme – make sure you know your warm up time, call up time and event time and let parents who are coming to watch know!
  • You have signed a code of conduct – please do not put any of the team managers in an awkward position where they must raise issues with you
  • Get to know your teammates – they will help build some fantastic memories with you and friendships that will last a lifetime
  • You are expected to take part in the parade and will not be allowed to leave before this has finished.
  • Once your event is completed, and if it is after the parade, you may ask for permission from your team manager to leave to go home with parents. At this point you must hand back your vest and your team manager will hand you over to your parents. You cannot just go, we are responsible for you and need to know that you are safe.
  • If you are travelling back on the team coach, make sure you have made a note of departure point and time from the stadium. Update your parents on travel progress so that they can be there to collect you as the coach arrives
  • Let us know about your successes via Facebook – we love to see your photos and so do parents/friends at home!
  • Have a safe trip home and start thinking about next year!

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See our ESAA Combined events page for general information.


Trials for the Humberside Team

Date Saturday 4th May

Location Costello Stadium, Hull HU4 6XQ

Events start at 10:30am please arrive by 9:45am to register & warm up. Entry fee £6

Yrs 8 & 9 Junior Boys & Girls Hurdles, High Jump, Long Jump, Shot, 800m
Yrs 10 – 13 Intermediate & Seniors Girls Compete in 4 or 5 events from: Hurdles, High Jump, Javelin, Shot, 800m
Yrs 10 – 13 Intermediate & Seniors Boys Compete in 4 or 5 events from: Hurdles, High Jump, Javelin, Shot, Discus, 1500m

Following the trials, teams of 4 per age group will be selected to represent Humberside SAA at the Regional Competition in June.


North East Regional Round

Date Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd June

Location York University Track, YO10 5NA

Yrs 8 & 9 Junior Boys’ Pentathlon Saturday
Yrs 8 & 9 Junior Girls’ Pentathlon Sunday
Yrs 10 &11 Intermediate Girls' Heptathlon Saturday & Sunday
Yrs 12 & 13 Senior Girls’ Heptathlon Saturday & Sunday
Yrs 10 & 11 Intermediate Boys’ Octathlon Saturday & Sunday
Yrs 12 & 13 Senior Boys’ Decathlon Saturday & Sunday

Athletes selected for the regional round are entitled to purchase the official Humberside Schools kit (purchase of this kit is optional). A vest will be supplied on the day of the event, you will need to provide a pair of royal blue shorts.


English Schools’ National Finals

Date Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd September

Location Exeter Arena EX4 8NT

Yrs 8 & 9 Junior Boys’ Pentathlon Saturday
Yrs 8 & 9 Junior Girls’ Pentathlon Sunday
Yrs 10 &11 Intermediate Girls' Heptathlon Saturday & Sunday
Yrs 12 & 13 Senior Girls’ Heptathlon Saturday & Sunday
Yrs 10 & 11 Intermediate Boys’ Octathlon Saturday & Sunday
Yrs 12 & 13 Senior Boys’ Decathlon Saturday & Sunday

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The year 10-13 Track & Field Schools County championships will take place on Saturday 8th June at King George Vth Stadium. Grimsby.

With exception of the hammer throw this will take on Tuesday 11th June 5.30pm at Costello stadium, Hull.

Entries are £6 per person (for up to 3 events), registration on the day will be with Humberside Schools Athletics (look out for the blue and yellow flag). However, schools' will need to have recommended their athletes with HSAA by 17th May for athletes to be considered for this Schools' County Championships event (and ongoing qualification and selection for the national finals).

You can find the times and distances that should be achieved to enter this Schools' County Championship in the posters that can be downloaded below.

This meeting is compulsory for those wishing to be considered for selection to the County team for Birmingham, so please make your school aware that you wish to attend.

3 months ago

The 2019 championships will take place at Alexander Stadium, Birmingham Friday 13th & Saturday 14th July.

This will be the last time the event will be held at Alexander Stadium before the stadium is redeveloped for the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

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