IMG Academy Invitational

March 17, 2017 - March 18, 2017 @ IMG Stadium in Bradenton, FL

Hosted by IMG Academy     Timing/Results: Half Mile Timing    

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Tom Connor was on-site at the IMG Academy Invitational and captured over 1,000 photos of all the action!
Watch the Lake Brantley girls 4x800m relay open up the 2017 IMG Academy Invitational with a state leading time of 9:25.94.
Watch the Hallandale boys 4x800m relay team barely miss sub 8:00 and clock a state leading time of 8:00.68 to finish first at the IMG Academy Invitational.
Our virtual meet gives us an inside look on the athletes and teams with the best chances of winning.
Hot off the press we have the heat sheets for the 2017 IMG Academy Invitational that features over two dozen of the best teams in the state.

Additional Information

Registration help:


The Meet is currently at maximum capacity and we will not be accepting anymore teams at this time. If you would like to be added to the waiting list please send an email to

High School (Saturday March 18, 2017) - $125 per Gender $250 per Team
College (Friday March 17, 2017) - Register on Direct Athletics

Entry fees must be paid at least 5 days prior to event. NO ONSITE PAYMENT WILL BE ACCEPTED! Send School check or money order to IMG Academy
C/O IMG Academy Invitational T&F
5500 34th Street West
Bradenton, FL 34210.
High School will use

High School: Must be a current member of your state High School Athletic Assn.
( as well as under the rules of the National Federation of State High School Assn. (NFHS), and be able to compete according to your state's rules and regulations. Only grades 9 through 12 are eligible to participate according to NFHS sanctioning guidelines. Teams are responsible for verifying their team's eligibility prior to registering or making travel arrangements. Teams only, no individual athletes.

3 Entries per Individual Event
1 Relay Team

Track Conditions: Synthetic rubber surface on track (42" lanes), 3/8 and - 1/4 inch spikes allowed on track and jumping surfaces. Track marking can be done with half tennis balls, tape or chalk. Cement throwing circles.

Starting Blocks: Starting blocks will be provided.
Long Jump -Each contestant will get 3 attempts.
Triple Jump -Each contestant will get 3 attempts.
Discus - Girls followed by Boys. Each contestant will get 3 attempts.
Shot Put - Boys followed by Girls. Each contestant will get 3 attempts.
Pole Vault - Girls followed by Boys. Starting height will be 7' for girls and 9' for boys. The bar will be raised in increments of 6".
High Jump - Boys followed by Girls. The 5-alive procedure will be used.
Starting height will be 4' for girls and 5' for boys. The bar will be raised in increments of 2".

Schedule of Events:
8:30 AM Coach's / Scratch Meeting
9:15 AM Field Events & 4 X 800M Relay Start
Girls/Boys Long Jump, Triple Jump to follow
Boys Discus, Girls to follow
Girls Shot, Boys Shot
Girls Pole Vault, Boys to follow
Boys High Jump, Girls to follow

4 X 800M Relay 9:15 AM
Emerging Athletes 1600M
Emerging Athletes 3200M
100m Hurdles - G
110m Hurdles - B
100m Dash - G
100m Dash - B
1600m Run - G
1600m Run - B
4x100m Relay - G
4x100m Relay - B
400m Dash - G
400m Dash - B
300m Hurdles - G
300m Hurdles - B
800m Run - G
800m Run - B
200m Dash - G
200m Dash - B
3200m Run - G
3200m Run - B
4x400m Relay - G
4x400m Relay - B

Contact LaMont E. Thomas Program Manager with Questions 941-749-8682

"IMG Academy offers convenient housing on site that is great for teams and families. Housing includes full kitchen, laundry room, free parking, Wifi, cable TV, linens, pillows, towels, soap, shampoo and conditioner. For special rates and availability, please email or call 941-749-8698."