Sport Section

Sport - Athletics

Athletics is by far the most popular and exciting sport that the ATC participates in, and is available to both male and female cadets.

This event is normally held at the start of the summer (May) and all age groups can progress through Wing, Region and Corps level.

The age groups for this sport are:
• Under 15 Boys – Under 15 years on 01 September 2008
• Under 17 Men – 15 years and under 17 years on 01 September 2008
• Junior Men – 17 and over on 01 September 2007 and under 20 yrs on 31 Dec 2008
• Under 15 Girls – Under 15 years on 01 September 2008
• Junior Women – 15 and over on 01 September 2007 and under 20 yrs on 31 Dec 2008

The Events participated in athletics are as follows:

Track Field
100m High Jump
200m Long Jump
400m Javelin
800m Discus
1500m Shot Putt
4×100m relay

All Events are governed by the rules of the UK Athletics Association.