Saturday March 19th 2016, The Shamrock Games is held in the coliseum of the Illinois State Fairgrounds, Springfield Illinois. The Shamrock Games are held indoors in an un-heated arena. Ancient Athletics will have a concession stand open; you can bring food and coolers if you wish. This event is an athlete only competition with performances in the afternoon by the St. Andrew’s Society’s Pipes, drums and Dance units. This is our first event that will score for the the newly formed Scottish Games League (SGL)
· Athlete Registration is $30.00. First time (Novice) athletes are not eligible to throw do to the tight conditions for throwing indoors.
· Depending on the number of pre-registered athletes, we will open all divisions except Novice.
register by email to email@example.com
include preferred class and best marks.
· Send your Registration Check to John Moore 325 Estes Park Chatham, IL 62629.
Thursday March 17th Equipment trailers dropped off at the Coliseum
Friday March 18th Volunteers needed at 9am to set up the field in preparation for a 5:00 walkthrough
Saturday March 19th Volunteers/Registration at 7:30am, Judges meeting at 8am, Games Start at 9am sharp.
Sunday March 20th, Volunteers needed to pack up the trailers from 9am-12noon
The scope of our unit is widening and we are proud to be part of the ever growing recognition of Scottish Heavy Athletics. If you would like to volunteer, Judge, compete or just hang out with the athletic unit, contact Merl Lawless Athletic Director, @ firstname.lastname@example.org.