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Midsummer Open Graded

The Midsummer Open Graded meetings take place at the Prince of Wales Stadium on the first four Wednesday evenings in July each year. Over the series of meetings all field events are held, whilst track events are contested over all standard distances, as well as some races over the less standard distances. Events are held for all age groups from the under 13 age group upwards.

Online Entry Link

Online entry link via sportsoft . (Please note that there are separate links for each meeting and for the disability events.)

Date of competition

  • July 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th 2021

Entry details

Advance entries can be made online only. The closing date is one week prior to the event. There will be no entries on the day.

Please note that when entering you will be asked for an expected performance so that races can be seeded based on these times. You MUST do this or you will not be allocated into a race. Races are not run by age/gender but against athletes of a similar standard based on the information you give

Competition information

2021 Midsummer Open Schedule

Please Note: This is the schedule of events, a timetable will be released one month prior to the competitions when we have a better idea of entries

Races will be run in order from fastest to slowest (the only exception to this may be the 5000m on 21st July where races will be seeded in advance and entrants informed of their race and the race number)

All races are run under senior false start rules as they are graded and may contain senior athletes.

Throws/Jumps: each athlete will have 4 throws on throwing events and 4 jumps on long/ triple jump. However, there may be 6 throws/jumps in field events at the discretion of the officials.

Athletes can only compete in events allocated to their own age group. They cannot compete as a different age category.

By entering you agree that we may publish your Personal Information as part of the results of the Event and may pass such information to the governing body or any affiliated organisation for the purpose of insurance, licences or for publishing results either for the event alone or combined with or compared to other events. Results may include (but not be limited to) name, any club affiliation, race times, occupation and age category.