Online registration for Track and Field closed on July 20.

Deadlines

Pre-registration will be accpeted until July 17. After that, entries will be accpeted the day of the meet at the competition site.

Sport Info


DATES:

  • Please consult the schedule below to find out which events are being held which session.   
  • The order of the events listed below will be the order of events as they are run on the track.  There is no set schedule other than the start time of the session. 
  • All field events will begin at the start of the session unless otherwise noted. (Female oldest to youngest, followed by Male oldest to youngest)

 

Ages 14 and Under - Friday / Saturday, July 26-27, 2019
Friday, July 26 - 7:00 p.m. - Ages 14 and Under

  • Short Hurdles - Prelims
  • 100M Dash - Prelims
  • 3000M Run
  • Short Hurdles - Finals
  • 100M Dash - Finals
  • 800M Run
  • Long Jump - Boys
  • Discus - Boys and Girls
  • Triple Jump - Boys and Girls
  • High Jump - Girls


Saturday, July 27 - 8:00 a.m. - Ages 14 and Under

  • 400M Dash
  • 4x100M Relay
  • 1500M Run
  • 200M Dash
  • 4x400M Relay
  • Long Jump - Girls
  • Shot Put - Boys (east ring)
  • Shot Put - Girls (west ring)
  • High Jump - Boys
  • Pole Vault - Boys and Girls

 

Ages 15 and Over - Saturday / Sunday, July 27-28, 2019
Saturday, July 27 - 7:00 p.m. - Ages 15 and Over

  • 1500 Meter Walk
  • Short Hurdles - Prelims
  • 100M Dash - Prelims
  • 800M Run
  • Short Hurdles - Finals
  • 100M Dash - Finals
  • 3000M Run
  • 5:00 start - Discus (M 45+, W 15-44)
  • 5:00 start - High Jump (lowest to highest)
  • Long Jump (oldest to youngest)
  • Pole Vault - Women
  • Shot Put (M 15-44, W 45+)


Sunday, July 28 - 8:00 a.m. - Ages 15 and Over

  • 400M Dash
  • 4x100M Relay
  • 1500M Run
  • Long Hurdles
  • 200M Dash
  • 4x400M Relay
  • Javelin
  • Shot Put (M 45+, W 15-44)
  • Pole Vault - Men
  • Triple Jump
  • Hammer Throw - Men and Women
  • Discus (M 15-44, W 45+) - Discus will begin at the conclusion of the hammer

LOCATION:

Walton Stadium on Carrie Franke Dr, between Stadium Blvd and Providence Rd, Columbia, MO


ENTRY FEE:

$30


DEADLINE:

Pre-registration will be accepted until July 19.  After that, entries will be accepted the day of the meet at the competition site.


CHECK IN:

All athletes must check-in at the track prior to competing in order to pick up numbers.  Athlete check-in will be conducted behind the permanent bleachers on the west side of the track.

Each participant will be assigned a participant numbers and will be given an event card for each event in which he / she is entered.  The athlete will be asked to re-confirm their entry into each event.  The athlete will turn-in cards only for those events in which they will actually participate.  If there is an event card missing, you will have the opportunity to complete a card and add the appropriate events.


COMMISSIONER:  

For more information, contact our office at 573-882-2101.


HOW TO ENTER:

Register Online: Show-Me State Games Online Registration - Track and Field

OR

Register by Mail:  To enter by mail, please complete a Show-Me State Games entry form and mail it along with payment to:

Show-Me State Games
1400 Rock Quarry Rd, Entrance 5
Columbia, MO 65211


 

Format/Rules

General Rules

  • USATF rules and regulations will be followed in general. Commissioner's decision is final.
  • In all events, women will compete first, followed by the men and oldest to youngest.  (i.e. Women oldest to youngest, followed by men oldest to youngest.)
  • Age divisions may be grouped for the convenience of running the meet, but awards will be presented for place winners within a contestant's own age group.
  • The 100 meter dash and "short" hurdles will be run as prelims / finals only if more than 8 competitors are in an event.  Otherwise they will be ran as a timed final.  In case of a tie, USA Track and Field rules governing ties shall apply.
  • Two false starts by an individual will disqualify them from competition.
  • Maximum spike length shall be 1/4".
  • If a person physically aids any participant during an event the participant shall be disqualified.
  • Bib numbers must be worn on the front of the jersey except for athletes participating in the pole vault and throwing events.
  • ABSOLUTELY NO ATHLETES SHOULD BE IN THE INFIELD DURING THE MEET EXCEPT THOSE PARTICIPATING IN FIELD EVENTS.
  • Athletes must supply their own pole vault poles.

AGE REQUIREMENTS

  • Competitors age is determined by their age on the first day of the meet.
  • All age groups 18 and under will be limited to 4 events.
  • Some events have age restrictions due to safety and liability.
    • 1500 Meter Walk - ages 15 and over only
    • "Short" Hurdles - ages 11 and over only
    • "Long" Hurdles - ages 15 and over only
    • Triple Jump - ages 13 and over only
    • Discus - ages 11 and over only
    • Javelin - ages 15 and over only
    • Hammer - ages 15 and over only
    • Pole Vault - ages 13 and over only

REPORTING FOR EVENTS

  • All running event participants are required to report at the clerk’s shed located in the northwest corner of the track, 20 minutes prior to their event. All running event participants will receive a hip number that must be worn on the left hip.
  • Field event participants should report to the head official at the event site when called.

SURFACES

  • The track, high jump apron, and runways are all-weather surfaces. Spikes for these surfaces may be no longer than 1/4 inch.
  • The surfaces of the shot put and discus rings are concrete.

IMPLEMENT WEIGHTS

  • Throwing implements must be weighed-in and certified before use in warm-ups and competition.  All implements certified for competition will be pooled for each session.  Athletes are expected to bring their own implements.  SMSG can not guarantee that "loaner" or "house" implements will be available for use.
Shot Put
14 and Under Females 6 lbs
15-49 Females 4 kg
50-74 Females 3 kg
75+ Females 2 kg
12 and Under Males 6 lbs
13-14 Males 4 kg
15-18 Males 12 lbs
19-49 Males 16 lbs
50-59 Males 6 kg
60-69 Males 5 kg
70-79 Males 4 kg
80+ Males 3 kg

Discus
11-74 Females 1 kg
75+ Females 0.75 kg
11-14 Males 1 kg
15-18 Males 1.6 kg
19-49 Males 2 kg
50-59 Males 1.5 kg
60+ Males 1 kg

Hammer
15-49 Females 4 kg
50-74 Females 3 kg
75+ Females 2 kg
15-18 Males 12 lb
19-49 Males 16 lb
50-59 Males 6 kg
60-69 Males 5 kg
70-79 Males 4 kg
80+ Males 3 kg

Javelin
15-49 Females 600 g
50-59 Females 500 g
60 + Females 400 g
15-49 Males 800 g
50-59 Males 700 g
60-69 Males 600 g
70-79 Males 500 g
80 + Males 400 g

 

HURDLE INFORMATION

"Short" Hurdles
11-12 Girls, 80 meters, 30"
13-14 Girls, 100 meters, 30"
15-16 Girls, 100 meters, 33"
17-18 Girls, 100 meters, 33"
19-29 Women, 100 meters, 33"
30-39 Women, 100 meters, 33"
40-49 Women, 80 meters, 30"
50-59 Women, 80 meters, 30"
60 and Over Women, 80 meters, 27"

11-12 Boys, 80 meters, 30"
13-14 Boys, 100 meters, 33"
15-16 Boys, 110 meters, 39"
17-18 Boys, 110 meters, 39"
19-29 Men, 110 meters, 42"
30-49 Men, 110 meters, 39"
50-59 Men, 100 meters, 36"
60-69 Men, 100 meters, 33"
70-79 Men, 80 meters, 30"
80 and Over Men, 80 meters, 27"

"Long" Hurdles
13-14 Girls, 200 meters, 30"
15-16 Girls, 400 meters, 30"
17-18 Girls, 400 meters, 30"
19-29 Women, 400 meters, 30"
30-49 Women, 400 meters, 30"
50-59 Women, 300 meters, 30"
60 and over Women, 300m, 27"

13-14 Boys, 200 meters, 30"
15-16 Boys, 400 meters, 36"
17-18 Boys, 400 meters, 36"
19-29 Men, 400 meters, 36"
30-49 Men, 400 meters, 36"
50-59 Men, 400 meters, 33"
60-69 Men, 300 meters, 30"
70-79 Men, 300 meters, 27"
80 and Over Men, 200 meters, 27"

Finals Parking
Please pay attention to no-parking and reserved parking spaces when parking at the finals in Columbia.

Event Codes

Event Code Event Name
TF001100 Meter Dash
TF002200 Meter Dash
TF003400 Meter Dash
TF004800 Meter Run
TF0051500 Meter Run
TF0063000M Run
TF0091500 Meter Walk (ages 15 and over ONLY)
TF010Short Hurdles (ages 11 and over)
TF011Long Hurdles (ages 15 and over)
TF012High Jump
TF013Long Jump
TF014Triple Jump (ages 13 and over ONLY)
TF015Shot Put
TF016Discus (ages 11 and over ONLY)
TF017Javelin (ages 15 and over ONLY)
TF018Hammer Throw (ages 15 and over ONLY)
TF019Pole Vault (age 13 and over ONLY)
TF020100 Meter Disabled
TF0214x100 Meter Relay
TF0224x400 Meter Relay