Central Gauteng Track & Field sets off


Central Gauteng Athletics (CGA) will kick off the 2015/2016 Track and Field season in the province on Saturday 26 September at Germiston Stadium.

“After a great season last year, which saw a number of our athletes representing our province on national and international stages,” reads a press release from CGA, “we look forward to seeing more short distance athletes do their best. We also hope that the middle- and long-distance athletes aim to excel.”

The eagerly awaited fixtures for the news season in Central Gauteng have now been released, and the programme includes the following events:
• Saturday 26 September – Sub-youth and Youth Meeting, Germiston Stadium
• Saturday 3 October – Open Programme (full day), Ruimsig Stadium
• Saturday 10 October – Open Programme (full day), Germiston Stadium
• Saturday 17 October – Open Programme (full day), Boksburg Stadium
• Saturday 7 November – Sub-youth Championships, Boksburg Stadium
• Saturday 14 November – Sub-youth Meeting, Germiston Stadium
• Saturday 21 November – Inter-provincial Sub-youth Meeting, Germiston Stadium
• Saturday 9 January – Open Programme (full day), Boksburg Stadium
• Saturday 23 January – Programme One, Ruimsig Stadium
• Saturday 30 January – Programme Two, Boksburg Stadium
• Saturday 6 February – Programme One, Boksburg Stadium
• Saturday 13 February – Programme Two, Boksburg Stadium
• Thursday 25 to Friday 26 February – Primary School Provincial Championships, venue TBA
• Tuesday 1 to Wednesday 2 March – Secondary School Provincial Championships, venue TBA
• Saturday 12 March – CGA Sub-youth/Youth/Junior/Under-23 Championships, Germiston Stadium
• Saturday 26 March – GCA Senior Championships, Germiston Stadium

Also make a note of the major national SA Championship meets coming up:
• Thursday 31 March to Saturday 2 April – ASA Sub-youth/Youth/Junior/Under-23 Championships, Coastal venue TBA
• Friday 15 to Saturday 16 April – ASA Senior and Combined Championships, Inland, venue TBA

“We anticipate a very competitive season, especially with the Olympic Games later in 2016,” concludes the CGA press release. “The Track and Field Commission is ready for the gun to fire and let the athletic season begin!”

For more information, contact Central Gauteng Athletics on 011 873 2726 or cgauteng@intekom.co.za.