Mick Bates PB

Mick Bates competed at the Loughborough international in the para race of mixed categories. Mick set a new personal best of 12.8s breaking the 13s barrier for the fist time and just 3 tenths of the para Olympics selection time.

Before the race Mike said “Today I’ve been invited to a big race meet , my first on the map race , hopefully it will go well. My race is at 3.10pm Para 100m . NERVOUS!”

After the race “Today my first International invite and I smashed it even aver setting up my blocks wrong and a slow start . End result PB 12.8s officially still getting faster !!!”

Saturday Junior Club

Please note the session will start at 9am on the next four Saturdays 22nd, 29th May, 5th and 12th June as we have Regional Track Events on these dates. Please pass on if you can.

Northern League Operating Instructions for Officials and Volunteers

DONCASTER AC

COVID 19 OPERATING GUIDE FOR OFFICIALS AND VOLUNTEERS

Thank-you to all officials and volunteers, for agreeing to attend our Meeting. Our main priority is to keep everyone safe; the following procedures will ensure this takes place:

  • THE DAY BEFORE THE EVENT ALL ASPECTS OF THE SITE WILL HAVE BEEN DEEP CLEANED. THE EQUIPMENT ROOM AND ALL CONTENTS ELECTRONICALLY SANITISED. SAND PITS SANITISED WITH MILTON SOLUTION. ALL JUMP BEDS DISINFECTED.
  • On arrival enter the site using the main gate opposite the tuck shop.
  • Scan your phone into the q code at the entrance to register your attendance for track and trace (a verbal option is available).
  • Social spacing to be always used particularly when discussing roles.
  • Face coverings/disposable gloves are optional in outdoor settings (masks and gloves will be available if needed or you may bring your own).
  • Hand sanitiser will be available at the entrance.
  • Athlete bib numbers will be available for team managers to collect from the Divisional secretary, as they arrive.
  • Once inside athletes will be directed towards the cabin, behind the safety barriers to the side gate near the 200m start, to enter the warmup area which will be car park 3.
  • Athletes are requested to leave the site, via the gate opposite the 80m start area or into car park 3 if waiting for another event.
  • There will be limited use available, of the stand, with restricted seating using taped areas.
  • Cleaning stations will be located at each field event setting and near equipment room entrance for use with borrowed equipment.
  • Anyone using the toilets should wear a mask and where possible only one person at a time inside.
  • The shop will be open for free drinks to all officials and volunteers, only one person in the shop at any one time.
  •  Professionally prepared packed meals will be provided.
  • A professional paramedic team will be available and their protocol in assisting anyone injured, will be circulated in due course.
  • Results and electronic timing will operate in the cabin, access to the office will not be permitted but the open side windows will be available for queries.
  • Results will not be posted on the walls but circulated on the league website.

South Yorkshire Schools Trials 2021

“Please find attached a copy of the letter that I have sent out to schools to update them on what is happening this year for entries for the South Yorkshire Trials at the Keepmoat on Saturday, 12th June.

I would be very grateful if you could pass on the information and forward the letter to any athletes at the club who would be interested in attending and are potentially English Schools athletes.

There is a link to the entry form at the end of the letter and the closing date for entries is the Sunday, 23rd May.

Many thanks

Michelle”