Important! Due to COVID restrictions, the Columbus League has created Micro Meets that have limited activities and limited participation.
COVID Micro Meets have ONLY five events: 100 Meters, 200 Meters, 400 Meters, standing shot put and turbo javelin. In addition, athletes must be 7 or older as of March 1, 2021 in order to participate.
The information below is for seasons OTHER than our 2021 season.
Below is a list of the events we conduct for each age group:
|AGE||50M||100M||200M||400M||800M||1600M||4 X 100M*|
|6 & UNDER||YES||YES||YES||YES||NO||NO||YES|
*The 4 X 100M event is an exhibition event held only at meets 3 and 5.
|AGE||LONG JUMP||SHOT PUT****||TURBO JAVELIN|
|6 & UNDER||YES||Softball**||300 gram***|
|7-8||YES||3 lb**||300 gram***|
|9-10||YES||6 lb**||500 gram***|
|11-12||YES||6 lb**||500 gram***|
|13-14||YES||6 lb**||500 gram***|
**Children 6 & under put a softball. Children 7-8 and under put a 3 lb shot put. Children 9 and older put a 6 lb shot put. Note that, to protect the athletes arms, it must be a “put” and not a throw.
***Children 8 and under throw a 300 gram turbo javelin. Children 9 and older throw a 500 gram turbo javelin.
****Due to the expertise required to conduct it, the shot put event will be held as volunteer resources permit.