Flight Schedule announced for March 24 Ultra Throw Festival in Langley

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Date:    Saturday, March 24th, 2018
Where: McLeod Athletic Park, Langley, BC
Who:    Senior (ages 20 – 34) & Masters (ages 35 and up)
Cost:     1st event = $12, 2nd event = $10, 3rd event = $8, 4th event & up = $6 each

Throws Triathlon (must be registered for Shot Put, Discus & Javelin)
Throws Pentathlon (must be registered for Hammer, Shot Put, Discus, Javelin & Weight)
Note: Registration is now CLOSED.
Hosted by: Ultra Throw Club

BONUS! Ultra Throw will provide pizza, snacks and water for all participants, officials and volunteers

SCHEDULE:   Flight 1

12: 15 p.m.    Super Weight
12:45 p.m.    Hammer
 1:45 p.m.     (Half-hour lunch break - pizza)
 2: 15 p.m.    Shot put
 3:15 p.m.     Discus
 4:15 p.m.     Javelin
 5:15 p.m.     Weight

Guaranteed: 6 Throws per Event
Hammer/Shot Put/Discus/Javelin/Weight/Super Weight PLUS
Throws Triathlon (Shot Put /Discus/Javelin) and Throws Pentathlon (Hammer/Shot Put/Discu s/Javelin/Weight)

The first 3 attempts in each event are the ones used to determine the scores in the Throws Triathlon and the  Throws Pentathlon. Where an individual is registered for both the Throws Triathlon and the Throws Pentathlon, the first 3attempts are scored for the Pentathlon and the last 3 attempts are scored for the Triathlon.

We run a floating schedule; events may run ahead of schedule and athletes should be prepared to compete in their next event 45 minutes ahead of the scheduled start time.

Organizers will supply implements; however, participants can weight-in their personal implements at 11 am.

Questions? Email ultrathrow@gmail.com

Ultra Throw Announces 2018 Festival Dates

Shot put underway during our October 2017 festival at McLeod Park in Langley, BC.

Shot put underway during our October 2017 festival at McLeod Park in Langley, BC.

Our 2018 Throws Festivals  are currently listed (and approved) by B.C. Athletics for the following dates: 

  • Sunday, March 24 - Ultra Throw Festival #1
  • Sunday, May 27 - Ultra Throw Festival #2
  • Sunday, July 15 - Ultra JD Throws Festival (9 - 13 yrs)
  • Sunday, July 22 - Ultra Throw Festival #3
  • Sun., Sept. 29 / 30- Ultra Throw Festival #4

All festivals will be held at McLeod Athletic Park in Langley, B.C.
Find the Athletic park on Google Maps

Flights and schedules are announced the week prior on this website and our Facebook page

For more information email ultrathrow@gmail.com 

Six new records at Ultra Throws August festival

The super weight throw

The super weight throw

Ultra Throw held their third throwing festival for 2017 on Sunday, August 13 at South Surrey Athletic Park in Surrey, BC. 

Twenty-one participants competed overall in their respective sports including shot put, discus, hammer, javelin, weight, super weight, and ultra weight pentathalon.

Congratulations to all the competitors, especially six members of Ultra Throws who achieved new records.

They are:

Scot Henney (M90 - 94) (previous record in brackets)
Shot Put- 6.70m    (6.63m)
Hammer - 17.46m   (17.29m)
Weight Throw - 8.86m   (7.89m)

Bernie Juert (W50 - 54)
Discus - 25.37m   (24.12m)

Celina Wong (W55 - 59)
Hammer - 31.83m   (29.29m)
Weight Throw - 8.83m   (8.60m)

Gabriella Moro (W70 - 74)
Shot Put - 7.66m   (7.56m)

Andrew Arthur (M55 - 59)
Super Weight - 6.70m   (5.51m)

Frances Steinfeld (W75 -79)
Super Weight - 5.44m   (5.23m)

Thanks to everyone for coming out and to those that organized and helped with record keeping.

2017 Ultra Throws Festival #3 - August 13 in Surrey

A group photo from our last Ultra Throw event in May 2017

A group photo from our last Ultra Throw event in May 2017

Individual Events (Guaranteed: 6 Throws per Event) Hammer/Shot Put/Discus/Javelin/Weight PLUS
Throws Triathlon
(Shot Put/Discus/Javelin)
&
Throws Pentathlon (Hammer/Shot Put/Discus/Javelin/Weight)
&
ULTRA WEIGHT PENTATHLON


On Sunday, August 13, 2017 our third event of the year will take place at South Surrey Athletic Park in Surrey, B.C.  for Seniors and Masters (20 yrs +).  Individual Events are only $8 each.

Throws Triathlon $8 (must be registered for Shot Put, Discus and Javelin)
Throws Pentathlon $8 (must be registered for all 5 (five) events)
Ultra Weight Pentathlon $8 (must be registered in the Weight and the Super Weight)

Note that our ENTRY DEADLINE IS 8:00 p.m., Friday August 11, 2017
(No “Day of Event” Registration Permitted)

Registration is by trackie.reg

NOTE: The first 3 attempts in each event are the ones used to determine the scores in the Throws Triathlon and the Throws Pentathlon. If an individual is registered for both; the first 3 attempts will be scored for the Throws Pentathlon and the final 3 attempts will be scored for the Throws Triathlon. For the Ultra Weight Pentathlon, the first 3 attempts in the Weight and the Super Weight will be scored, along with 3 heavier weights as determined by age and gender.
Organizers will supply implements; however, participants can weight-in their personal implements at 9 am. Selection to Flight 1 or 2 will be done after entries are closed. Flight lists will be available on Ultra Throw website (ultrathrow.com) on Saturday, August 12th, 2017.

Ultra Weight Pentathlon is offered as a demonstration only – not recognized by BC Athletics
Event Schedule – participants selecting only individual events will be placed in one of the 2 flights.

Questions can be directed to: Dave McDonald at   ultrathrow@gmail.com

Questions can be directed to:
Dave McDonald at
ultrathrow@gmail.com

Ultra Throw Festival #2 set for Sunday, May 28th

We are pleased to announce our next Ultra Throw Festival to be held on Sunday, May 28th from 8am to 5pm at South Surrey Athletic Park.

Individual Events (Guaranteed: 6 Throws per Event):
Hammer / Shot Put / Discus / Javelin / Weight / Super Weight PLUS

Throws Triathlon (Shot Put / Discus / Javelin)

Throws Pentathlon (Hammer/Shot Put/Discus/Javelin/Weight)

Senior (ages 20 – 34) & Masters (ages 35 and up)

Cost: Individual Events are $8 each; Throws Triathlon $8 (must be registered for Shot Put, Discus and Javelin); Throws Pentathlon $8 (must be registered for all 5 events)

Registration is at trackie.com

Hosted by: Ultra Throw Club

NOTE: The first 3 attempts in each event are the ones used to determine the scores in the Throws Triathlon and the Throws Pentathlon. Where an individual is registered for both the Throws Triathlon and the Throws Pentathlon, the first 3 attempts are scored for the Pentathlon and the last 3 attempts are scored for the Triathlon.

We run a floating schedule; events may run ahead of schedule and athletes should be prepared to compete in their next event 45 minutes ahead of the scheduled start time.
Organizers will supply implements; however, participants can weight-in their personal implements at 8 am.

Selection to Flight 1 or 2 will be done after entries are closed. Flight lists will be available on Ultra Throw website (ultrathrow.com) on Friday, May 26th, 2017. No day of meet entries allowed.

Event-Schedule

 

Questions can be directed to:
Dave McDonald at
ultrathrow@gmail.com