2019 Luther Alumni Meet Information/Schedule - February 2

Saturday, February 2, 2019 - 32nd Annual Luther College Alumni Track & Field Meet

Luther College Regents Center Indoor Track: Six-lane, 200 meter, poured polyurethane surface track, including Long Jump and Triple Jump approaches. Pole Vault approach is a roll-out runway (¼” pyramid spikes allowed on these surfaces). High Jump is on infield (¼” spikes allowed). Weight Throw/Shot Put circle is plywood.

Entry Fee:  Entry fee is $175 per gender team/$350 for both men and women’s teams. $15 per individual (not to exceed $175 per team or/gender). Please check in at the timer’s table upon arrival to submit payment and any scratches. Please make checks payable to: Luther College Track and Field.

Printable Meet Information/Schedule of Events (pdf)

Entry Process:  DirectAthletics.com will be handling online entries. Entry deadline is 8:00 p.m., Thursday, January 31. There are unlimited entries in all events.

Alumni instructions: Luther Alumni Please follow the instructions below:

1. Hit "Sign Up"

2. Select "Athlete Account"

3. Create a username & password (fill out all info - do NOT enter school year or AAU or USATF #)

4. Press "Submit" when done

5. Select "Enter Now"

6. Select Continue

7. Select your events & entry marks

8. For Team Affiliation select (Type team name): Luther Alumni

9. Click Submit when finished

Athletic Training: Will be available during the meet.

Rules: NCAA rules govern the meet. Team scores will be kept. Athletes competing unattached will not advance to finals of running events or score points unless part of a team. If an unattached athlete “makes” finals they will be add to the number of competitors in finals for throws.

Scoring: NCAA scoring for Individual events= 10-8-6-4-2-1 and Relay events = 10-8-6-4-2-1. All individuals and one relay team per institution may score. Six athletes will advance to finals in the 55 meter dash and the 55 meter hurdles.

Implement Weigh-In: Will take place at throwing site and will open one hour before the start of the first throwing event.

Pole Vault:  Men will begin at 11:00 a.m. Our pit covers lanes 1-2, so we need to start pole vault earlier and finish before any running events begin around the track.

Team Camps: May be located on the infield, please clean your campsite following the meet.

Warm-Ups: May take place on the track throughout the meet as long as athletes keep clear of jump runways and finish line area during running events.

Results: Live results will be available at Wayzata Results

Schedule of Events:

Vertical Field Events

10:30 a.m. - Pole Vault – (M) followed by (W)

11:00 a.m. - High Jump – (W) followed by (M)

11:00 a.m. - Throwing Events - 3 Attempts - 7 Advance to Finals

20 lb. Weight throw (W) followed by 35lb Weight Throw (M)

Shot Put (W) (following men's weight throw) followed by (M)

11:00 a.m. - Horizontal Jumps - 4 Attempts

Long jump – (W) followed by (M)

Triple jump – (W) (follows Men's Long Jump) followed by (M)

Noon - Introduction of the Luther Track & Field Senior Class - Followed by Introduction of Luther Track & Field Alumni

12:45 p.m. - National Anthem

Running Events Begin at 1:00 p.m. - This is a “rolling” time schedule. If we get ahead, we will stay ahead of the printed time

55 Hurdles trials (W)

55 Hurdles trials (M)

55 Meter Dash Trials (W)

55 Meter Dash Trials (M)

2,000 Steeplechase (W)

2,000 Steeplechase (M)

4 x 200 Relay (W)

4 x 200 Relay (M)

Johann Olson Memorial Mile (W)

Phil Kruger Memorial Mile (M)

55 Meter Hurdle Finals (W)

55 Meter Hurdle Finals (M)

400 Meters (W)

400 Meters (M)

55 Meter Dash Finals (W)

55 Meter Dash Finals (M)

1,000 Meters (W)

1,000 Meters (M)

800 Meters (W)

800 Meters (M)

Kids 55 meter dash (ages 14 and under)

200 Meters (W)

200 Meters (M)

3000 Meters (W)

3000 Meters (M)

4 x 400 Relay (W)

4 x 400 Relay (M)

Johanna Olson Memorial 4-lap Walk/Jog/Run - Everyone Invited