2020 16th Annual - East Coast Classic
Hosted by Flagler Palm Coast High School
Dear Coach: Flagler
Palm Coast High School invites you to attend the 16th Annual-East Coast Classic on Friday, February 28th
Coach Dave Halliday will serve as meet director. The entire track facility was re-installed and surfaced with the BSS-100 (red-polyurethane) Beynon Surface the winter (2014). The pole vault and high jump systems are UCS pits that exceed high school and college safety standards. Concessions and restroom facilities are available on site. The meet will be team scored.
The javelin will be contested at this year's East Coast Classic!
Other "Classic" events this year will be: the boys' 400m IH (sub-:40) and the DMR in place of the 4x800.
Entries for distance events will be limited to 6/event entered via https://www.directathletics.com . The meetwill be SEEDED, the Top-24 distance entries will run during the finals (after 7pm). All other distance entrieswill compete during the prelims. These consolation competitors MUST check in with the clerk and receive a hip #. Seeded heat sheets will be posted on www.halfmiltiming.com by 7pm Wednesday. ALL distance athletes whether they are in the FINALS sections or the CONSOLATION sections will receive official times. The 3200m Consolation will be immediately after the 4 x 800m (2pm). Entries for the FINALS portion of the meet are limited to: 4-athletes per event, B-team relays will also be allowed and scored. This meet will SCORE up to 4-entries per school.
FIELD EVENTS: All field event marks should be registered in METRIC units ONLY. In an effort to move the field events along as quickly as possible, we will allow one throw or jump to be measured and then use the following minimums and starting heights. Top-8 marks in prelims move onto finals.Certified officials will be provided.
Girls Boys Minimums Minimums
Shot Put 9m 12m
Discus 25m 34m
Javelin none none
Long Jump 4.0m 5.0m
Triple Jump 8.0m 10.5m
Starting Height Starting Height
High Jump 1.22m 1.52m
Pole Vault 1.68m 2.44m
The meet will be timed by Half-Mile Timing using the FinishLynx (F.A.T.) Timing System. This provides an excellent opportunity for your athletes to run legitimate times and be recognized nationally.
LIVE RESULTS will be available www.halfmiltiming.com under the East Coast Classic link.
Team champion, Runner-up, and Outstanding Individual Performer trophies will be awarded. First, second, and third place scorers will each receive gold, silver, and bronze medallions respectively. Fourth place through eighth will receive ribbons. There will be a Coaches & Officials Hospitality provided during the intermission between prelims and finals. This meet is an INVITATIONAL MEET. The head coach must email Coach Dave Halliday to ask for an invitation to this meet. Once received your team will be ADDED on the meet page on https://www.directathletics.com.
Entries must be entered via https://www.directathletics.com no later than 11:59pm, Tuesday, February 25th, 2020. A late fee of $50 will be assessed for re-opening registration on https://www.directathletics.com
Entry fee is $125/team or $175/school (b/g). Please enclose entry fee with Meet Name.
Make checks payable to:
Flagler Palm Coast High School c/o Track & Field
5500 East Highway 100
Palm Coast, FL 32164
Meet Director:Dave Halliday Phone:(386) 437-7540 x-3132 Cell: (386) 931-2449 Email:
This meet is sanctioned by the FHSAA and all FHSAA rules will be enforced.
David Halliday Head Track and Field Coach/Meet Director Flagler Palm Coast High School
12:45pm Officials Meeting (infield)
1:00pm Implement & Vaulter Weight In (Field House Weight Room)
1:15pm Coaches Meeting (infield)
2:00pm Field Events (Prelims and Finals)
Long Jump Girls, followed by Triple Jump Girls
Long Jump Boys, followed by Triple Jump Boys
Shot Put Girls followed by Shot Put Boys
Discus Boys followed by Discus Girls
Javelin Girls followed by Javelin Boys
Pole Vault Girls followed by Pole Vault Boys
High Jump Girls followed by High Jump Boys
6:30pm - approx. Wheel Chair Shot
2:00pm DMR relay (in place of 4x800_)
2:20pm Consolation 3200m (Any runner Not top 24) must be registered and have a hip #
1600m Consolation (Any runner Not top 24) must have a hip #
800m Consolation (Any runner Not top 24) must have a hip #
6:30pm Officials Break/Intermission
6:55pm National Anthem
1600m (Top 24)
400m Hurdles (Invite ONLY...One Heat Final, no prelims)
800m (Top 24)
800m Wheelchair (If needed)
200m Wheelchair (If needed)
4x400 (Fastest Last)
East Coast Classic (Notes & Reminders)
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