Dates & Deadlines:
Event Date: May 18, 2019
Venue: The First Academy -- 2667 Bruton Blvd, Orlando, FL 32805
Registration Deadline: May 16 @ Noon EST
Entry Fee: $28/athlete
General Admission: $10/person
What happens when Flo throws a track meet?
Expect an experience! The 2019 Flo Golden South Classic is all about fast performances and fun times as music rocks the infield. Dance contests will get you moving, food trucks serve up good eats, and fun games and prizes are won throughout the day. NOTE: Stay close to the DJ throughout the day and compete in one or all of the spontaneous contests and prizes that will be held at the main stage.
Who can participate?
All middle and high school-aged athletes are welcome to compete in the 2019 Flo Golden South Classic! To compete in the Classic Division, you must meet the qualifying standards. All other athletes will be placed in the Open Prep Division.
Who gets awards, how does it work?
The top 4 finishers in each event/division will receive awards. Please pay attention to the schedule and announcements on the stage. Awards will be given out on a rolling schedule from the main stage throughout the day. No awards will be mailed.
Where do I park?
The First Academy is located on the campus of the First Baptist Church of Orlando at the northwest corner of the I-4/John Young Parkway Interchange. Take I-4 to exit number 79 (John Young Parkway). Take John Young north to the entrance of the First Baptist Church of Orlando campus on your left. Turn into the church entrance and follow the signs for The First Academy parking. Fee to park
What if it rains?
We all know FL Weather is unpredictable, so we do not suggest scheduling same-day travel to or from the event. Get in early, get comfortable and ready to compete!No refunds will be offered due to inclement weather conditions. If theres severe weather, events will initially be delayed with hopes to resume later in the day. Worst-case scenario, the Flo Golden South Committee will make the decision to cancel the event. Such decisions are made only in the interest of safety.
Are there refunds?
There are No registration refunds available for this event.
Available while supplies last.
What are the Classic Division Qualifying Standards?
2019 Classic Division qualifying standards are below.
Golden South Time Schedule
Athletes who do not qualify for the Classic Division
Prep Division weights and measures 7:00 - 8:00am only
All implements high school weights
3 Throws - 3 Jumps only
7:00am Doors Open
8:00am 3200m (Boys and Girls run together)
8:30am Field Events
Shot Put Girls (4k) Boys to follow (12lb)
Discus Boys (Girls to follow)
Pole Vault Girls (Boys to follow)
Long Jump Girls and Boys (Girls and Boys Triple Jump to follow)
High Jump Girls (Boys to follow)
8:30am Running Events
100M Hurdles Girls (33)
110M Hurdles (39)
** All running events Girls then Boys except Discus
** All events heats against time.
Classic Division Weights and Measures 12:30pm - 1:30pm only
2:00pm Field Events
Pole Vault Women (Men to follow)
Long Jump Women and Men (Triple Jump to follow)
High Jump Women (Men to follow)
Shot Put Men (Women to follow)
Discus Women (Men to follow)
2:00pm Running Event Preliminaries (Women then Men on rolling schedule)
4x800(Final), 100/110 Hurdles, 100M, 400 Hurdles, 400M, 200M
5:00pm Classic Running Finals
One Mile Run
ATHLETES MUST CHECK IN ON FIRST CALL FOR THEIR EVENT OR THEY WILL BE SCRATCHED
Core Meet Staff:
Flosports, Director of Events: Jessica Reina
Meet Director: Gary Evans
Host School: The First Academy
Timing/Results: Elite Timing
DJ: DJD Entertainment
Announcer: Ricky Quintana
Live Webcast: FloTrack & MileSplit