MAAA Road Running League 2014 – Ta Qali – Sunday 26th January, 2014

 

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS
CATEGORY ELIGIBILITY TIME DISTANCE
Seniors born:  1994 or before 8:15 a.m. 10 kilometres
Juniors born:  1995, 1996 8:15 a.m. 10 kilometres
Intermediates Born: 1997, 1998 8:15 a.m. 10 kilometres

OTHER DETAILS ABOUT THE RACES

1. START AND FINISH

The 10km Race will start and finish on the remaining stretch of the former runway in front of the Model Aircraft Centre.

2. NUMBERS

Athletes are to run with the number assigned to them in the previous Road Running League events.

3. ENTRIES

Entries are to be sent to Mr A. Fava at the following email:

ant.fava47@gmail.com

by not later than Wednesday 22nd January

Only new entries [i.e. athletes not previously entered for the 2013 / 2014 Road Running Events] should be entered. New entries should also be duly registered.

4. ASSISTANCE TO ORGANISERS  

Participating clubs are reminded that they are obliged to provide at least one helper to the Malta Amateur Athletic Association.

5. PARKING

It is advised that parking should not obstruct the start and finish areas.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

SENIORS , JUNIORS, INTERMEDIATES          

a.     The race will start on the former Ta Qali runway at a point close to the entrance of the new Exhibition Centre.

b.     Head straight towards the Model Aircraft Flying Centre

c.     Turn left towards the MFA Training Grounds and the Centenary Stadium.

d.     Run past the stadium

e.     Turn sharp left in the direction of the open air-market.

f.      Run past the open-air market (not through!) in the direction of the Model Aircraft Centre.

g.     Again head towards the MFA Training Grounds and the Centenary Stadium.

h.      Run past the Stadium

i.      Turn right towards Pitkali.

j.      At Pitkali turn sharp right and proceed in the direction of the Crafts Village and Mdina Road.

k.    At Mdina Road, runners will head towards Attard. (on this road athletes are obliged to keep to the left).

l.      On approaching Attard they will turn sharp left and run up Triq Dun Mikiel Xerri

m.   They will come out on Pitkali road and will head towards Ta Qali.

n.    After going past Pitkali they will again run past the open-air market (not through!) and in the direction of the Model Aircraft Field.

o.     At this point the runners will turn sharp left up the Ta Qali former runway, and will finish the race close to the new Exhibition Centre.

Ta Qali Road Race 2014

MAAA Road Running Relay – Marsascala – Saturday 18th January 2014

 

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS
CATEGORY ELIGIBILITY TIME DISTANCE
Open M & W Born: 1998 or before 2.30 p.m. 4 x 5 Km

OTHER DETAILS

Start and Finish (former) Jerma Palace Hotel, Marsascala
Entries By Thurs  16th   JanuaryTo: ant.fava47@gmail.comindicating: Team, Name, Surname, Date of Birth
Teams Teams will be composed of four runners. On the day of the Race, Team officials will have to hand in a Team Sheet confirming the names of the athletes forming the team.
Numbers Athletes are to keep their numbers assigned to them for the current MAAA Road Running Season.
Assistance to Organisers PARTICIPATING CLUBS ARE REMINDED THAT AS PER STATUTE THEY ARE TO PROVIDE AT LEAST ONE HELPER TO THE MAAA.
Route Route Map is featured below.RUNNERS ARE EXPECTED TO FAMILIARISE THEMSELVES WITH THE ROUTE. RUNNERS WHO DO NOT COVER THE ENTIRE ROUTE WILL AUTOMATICALLY DISQUALIFY THE TEAM THEY ARE RUNNING FOR.
Prizes
  • For the first team in each race if at least 2 teams take part
  • For the second team in each race if at least 3 teams take part
  • For the third team in each race if at least 4 teams take part
Prize Money
  • The winning team in the Men’s Open Road Relay will be given a cash prize of 100 Euros. (If at least 2 teams have to take part
  • The winning team in the Women’s Open Road Relay will be given a cash prize of 100 Euros. (If at least 2 teams have to take part)

MARSASCALA ROAD RELAY – OPEN (MEN AND WOMEN) — ROUTE DESCRIPTION

  1. The change-over of each lap is next to the former Jerma Palace Hotel, Marsascala..
  2. Runners run up Triq ir-Ridott and turn left along Triq Qalet in the direction of St Thomas Bay.
  3. Runners turn sharp right up Triq il-Gardiel in the direction of Marsascala centre, running along the Wildfowl Refuge.
  4. Runners run in the direction of Triq Sant Antnin and then turn sharp right up Triq Sant Anna.
  5. Runners head up Triq La Sengle (in the direction of Zabbar) and turn right at Triq il-Buzbiez. Runners turn right down Triq San Gwakkin.
  6. Runners run along Triq ix-Xatt where they run on the pavement. Runners run up Triq is-Salini and finish off outside the former Jerma Palace Hotel.
  • Distance 4 x 5k
  • Route is marked in green (arrows indicate direction)
  • Change over marked in orange
  • On Triq ix-Xatt runners will run on the pavement

MAAA Road Relay 2014 - Marsascala Route Map

MAAA MARSASCALA ROAD RELAY – SATURDAY 18 JANUARY 2014

IAAF World Indoor Championships – March 2014

15th IAAF World Indoor Championships Sopot, Poland – 7-9 March 2014

The MAAA has been invited to participate in the 15th IAAF World Indoor Championships to be held in Sopot, Poland, from 7–9 March 2014. The IAAF Entry Standards are the following:

IAAF WORLD INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS 2014 IAAF ENTRY STANDARDS

  MEN  

EVENTS

  WOMEN    
 
Indoor Outdoor

 

Indoor Outdoor  
 
6.65 10.15 (100m)

60m

7.32 11.20 (100m)  
 
46.80 45.10

400m

53.15 51.20  
 
1.47.00 1.44.00

800m

2.03.00 1.59.00  
 
3.41.00 3.34.00

1500m

04:03.50 04:14.00  
 
3.58.00  

(Mile)

04:31.00    
 
07:52.0 07:42.0

3000m

09:02.00 08:38.00  
 
  13.15.00 (5000m)   15.00.00 (5000m)    
 
7.74 13.50 (110mh)

60mH (110mH)

8.16 12.90 (100mH)  
 
2.30  

High Jump

1.94    
 
5.75  

Pole Vault

4.71    
 
8.16  

Long Jump

6.70    
 
17.00  

Triple Jump

14.25    
 
20.30  

Shot Put

17.80    
                   

In the eventuality that no Maltese athlete meets the entry standards set by the IAAF, the IAAF allows the MAAA to compete with one unqualified male athlete or one unqualified female athlete in one event. For this reason, the following minimum guideline MAAA standards have been set:

IAAF WORLD INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS 2014

 
 

MAAA GUIDELINE MINIMUM STANDARDS

 
 
Event

MEN

WOMEN

 
 
60 Metres

6.84

7.71

 
 
400 Metres

48.18

56.6

 
 
800 Metres

1.51.06

2.09.15

 
 
1500 Metres

3.48.22

4.28.62

 
 
3000 Metres

8.05.60

9.35.02

 
 
60 Metres Hurdles

8.13m

8.76

 
 
High Jump

2.17m

1.84m

 
 
Pole Vault

5.26m

4.26m

 
 
Long Jump

7.55m

6.27m

 
 
Triple Jump

15.85m

13.31m

 
 
Shot Put

18.52m

17.50m

 
 

FURTHER NOTES:

  1. The MAAA qualification period is 1 January 2014 to 16 February 2014. The MAAA reserves the right to extend the qualification period to the 23rd of February.

  2. Athletes competing abroad are to inform the MAAA of their participation at least one week before the event and are obliged to submit official results to the MAAA within 24 hours of their competition abroad. Requests to compete abroad or results not submitted within this timeframe may not be considered.

  3. The acceptance of unqualified entries in the Field Events is at the discretion of the Technical Delegates of the IAAF. 

Results: Qawra 10K – Jan 5th 2013

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Qawra 5K - Winner Qawra 5 K - Runner Up

Click here for results of Qawra 10 K.

Clubs are kindly to note that two athletes could not be identified as they were wearing numbers which were not assigned for this year. Your assistance to identify these athletes would be appreciated.

Meanwhile their placing will not affect the team standings which are as follows:

In the Female Team event there are now only three teams competing.

St Patrick’s lead with 41 penalty points followed by Mellieha on 81 and Pembroke on 113.

The League for Male teams sees St Patrick enjoying a lead on 92 penalty points. Next come Mellieha who by-passed Pembroke by one point and are now on 127. Fourth are Zurrieq Wolves on 256 points.

As with the Females, all other teams are now out of competition having failed to field sufficient numbers.