Tuesday, June 02, 2009

McCains Scottish National Championships 2009

The Scottish National Championships, supported by McCain, will take place at Pitreavie, Dunfermline on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st June 2009
The event, hosted by Fife Council and with highlights on Channel 4.
The entry closing date for the Scottish National Championships is Monday 8th June. Downloadable forms and phone entry (0131 539 7320) are available, but enter cheaper online through the scottishathletics website at www.scottishathletics.org.
A total prize purse of £6,800 is on offer, with prizes for the first, second and third placed finalist in every event:
1st: £100 (plus gold medal awards and £25 for scottishathletics member coaches)
2nd: £50
3rd: £25

The event doubles up as round two of the inaugural scottishathletics Golden League series. For more information check out the scottishathletics website: http://www.scottishathletics.org.uk/index.php?p=227

The event also forms part of the McCain UKA Challenge Series for 2009. For more information check out the UKA website: http://www.uka.org.uk/competitions/uk-challenge/

Details including entrants and timetable will be posted in due course on the scottishathletics website: http://www.scottishathletics.org.uk/index.php?p=80&itemType=fixtures&itemId=9955

The event will be supported by a 'Fife's Fastest Kid' challenge

Hosting the Championships at Pitreavie ensures athletes and coaches will have access to the most modern indoor training facility in Scotland for final preparation

For additional event-specific information please contact scottishathletics Event Manager Ross Cunningham on telephone: 0131 539 7344 or email: ross.cunningham@scottishathletics.org.uk