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Lincoln University Street Athletics Festival

 


Lincoln University Street Athletics Festival

Christchurch Casino

Wednesday March 6, 2019

Gates open to the public at 4:30pm

This unique event is free for spectators to attend and promises to be an amazing spectacle.

We're flipping the script on traditional athletics meets and allowing the crowd to get right up close to the action. Witness the skill, power and athleticism of the some of the world’s best athletes from just metres away.

The following food vendors will be onsite:

The Coffee Shot Expresso
Coqauvan
The Food Den
Lettuce Eat Moroccan 
Pita Pit
Christchruch Casino F&B – Monza Sports Bar + Chi Kitchen

Also Onsite: Giveaways, music and family-friendly activities.

Enjoy an evening of athletics in the heart of the city. The Lincoln University Street Athletics Festival is part of Christchurch’s week of athletics, which also includes the Jennian Homes New Zealand Track & Field Championships on March 08-10 at Ngā Puna Wai Sports Hub 

Athletes

The line-up for this event will include Olympic and Commonwealth medalists Tom Walsh and Eliza McCartney, along with a host of top New Zealand and International athletes.

View athlete details and PBs below. 

Pole Vault - 5.30pm Start

Eliza McCartney

4.94m

Imogen Ayris

4.20m

Olivia McTaggart

4.45m

Nick Southgate

5.47m

James Steyn

5.21m

Ettiene du Preez

4.70m

Max Attwell

4.55m



Flight One – Shot Put - 5.30pm Start 

Jaidyn Busch

13.46m

Nick Palmer

17.66m

Holly Robinson

10.77m (F46)

Tapenisa Havea

15.99m (3kg shot)

Nik Kini

18.86m (5kg shot)

Jade Zaia

13.52m

Lisa Adams

13.51m (F37)

Claire Keefer (Australia)

8.58m (F41)

Jared Neighbours

13.46m

 

Flight Two – Shot Put - 6.45pm Start

Tom Walsh

22.67m

Konrad Bukowiecki (Poland)

21.66m

Damien Birkinhead (Australia)

21.35m

Jacko Gill

21.01m

Jan Jeuschede (Germany)

19.62m

Aiden Harvey (Australia)

19.36m

Chase Ealey (USA)

18.84m

Ryan Ballantyne

18.01m

Torie Owers

17.50m

Maddison-Lee Wesche

17.10m

 

Event Schedule

Event Schedule:
  • 4.30 Gates Open to the public
  • 5pm Warmup for Flight 1 Shot Put and Pole Vault 
  • 5.30pm Flight 1 Shot Put and Pole Vault Starts
  • 6.15 Warmup for Flight 2 Shot Put
  • 6.45 Flight 2 Shot Put Starts

Admission

Admission to the Lincoln University Street Athletics Festival is FREE.

This is a free athletics event not to be missed! There will also be food trucks, beer tents, giveaways, a DJ onsite and family-friendly activities.

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