Tiger Indoor Invitational - February 4, 2012

Tiger Indoor Invitational - February 4, 2012
Meet Information
Coaches Information

REGISTRATION:  Please contact Coach Jeff Heitzenrater if you are interested in attending this meet:  jheitzen@sewanee.edu

TRACK:  The track is a four lane, 160 meter, synthetic surface with 36" lanes on the oval and a 63’ radius.  Six 36" lanes are available for the 55 meter dash and five 42" lanes for the 55 meter hurdles.  Long Jump and Pole Vault approach runways are also synthetic.  The High Jump and Shot Put will be contested on a smooth rubber surface. The weight throw will be contested outside (weather permitting).

SPIKES:    Athletes may use 1/8 or 1/4 inch pyramid spikes only.  Pin spikes will not be allowed.  If an athlete is found using pin spikes or spikes longer than 1/4 inch, he/she will be disqualified from the meet. 

All entries must be submitted online at the Direct Athletics web site.  Please use the following link to access the Direct Athletics site:


• Late entries and phone entries will not be accepted.

ENTRY FEE:    The entry fee will be $20 per athlete with a maximum of $150 per team
($300 total for men's and women's teams).  Make checks payable to The University of the South.  Entry fees are not refundable.

HEAT SHEETS:    Heats and lanes will be drawn after the entries are received.  Copies of the final heat and lane assignments will be available Saturday morning before the meet.

TIMING:    Fully automatic timing system - Finish Lynx by Exact Timing.

RULES:    The meet will be conducted under NCAA rules.

SCORING:    Team score will not be calculated.

STARTING HEIGHTS:    High Jump:  Women - 1.32m(4’ 4”), Men - 1.68m(5’ 6”)
Pole Vault:  Women - 2.14m(7’ 1/4”), Men - 3.05m(10’)

LOCKER ROOMS:    Locker rooms and showers are available in the Fowler Center. Please bring your own towels.  The University of the South is not responsible for lost or stolen articles.

TRAINERS:    Trainers and training facilities will be available in the Fowler Center.  Please bring your own supplies if possible.

FOOD:    The dining hall is available for team or individual meals.  Please call Aramark Food Service at 931/598-1120 to make arrangements for team meals.

HOTELS:    A list of hotels in the area can be found using the link listed above.

MEET PACKETS:    Meet packets may be picked up Saturday morning at the scorer’s table in the center of the indoor track.

WEIGH IN:    All shots and indoor weights must be weighed in at the scorer's table between 8:00 -10:00 a.m..

LONG JUMP/TRIPLE JUMP:  The Fowler Center indoor track area has only one long jump and triple jump pit.  Therefore, the long jump and triple jump will be contested with only four jumps per jumper and no finals.

QUESTIONS:    Any questions about the meet can be directed to Jeff Heitzenrater at 931/598-1285 or jheitzen@sewanee.edu.

Meet Schedule

Field Events:
9:00 a.m.    Long Jump (Women then Men) then Triple Jump (W then M)
    Pole Vault (Women then Men)
    High Jump (Men then Women)
    Shot Put (Women then Men)
    Weight Throw (Men then Women ... contested outside - weather permitting)

Running Events:  (note: rolling schedule after dash prelims)
12:00 Noon    55m Hurdles - Prelims - Women then Men
55 m Dash - Prelims - Women then Men
Mile Run - Women
Mile Run - Men
55 m Hurdles - Women
55 m Hurdles - Men
400 m Dash - Women
400 m Dash - Men
55 m Dash - Women
55 m Dash - Men
800 m Run - Women
800 m Run - Men
200 m Dash - Women
200 m Dash - Men
3000 m Run - Women
3000 m Run - Men
1600 m Relay - Women
1600 m Relay - Men
Distance Medley Relay (1200m-400m-800m-1600m) - Women
Distance Medley Relay (1200m-400m-800m-1600m) - Men

(Note:  Meet may end at approximately 4:30 p.m. depending on # of teams.)