***If you are in any of the at-risk groups, please carefully consider all COVID-19 information before entering.
With the change to the traffic light system for this coming weekend please note the following. Vaccination certificates will be required for entry by all spectators, officials, coaches and athletes 12 years and over.
McKinnon Shield #3
Saturday 4 December 2021
Mt Smart Stadium
You must be a club registered athlete for the current 2021-2022 season. If you have not yet registered, your entry will not be accepted.
School athletes may also enter this meet.
Age as at 31 December 2021
U14 - athletes aged 12 & 13
U16 - athletes aged 14 & 15
U18 - athletes aged 16 & 17
U20 - athletes aged 18 & 19
Senior - athletes aged 20 - 29
Masters - athletes aged 30 & over
|Auckland club registered athletes||$ 7.00 per athlete payable online|
|Registered athletes with other centres (currently living in Auckland)||$10.00 per athlete payable online|
|School athletes (not registered with a club)||$ 8.00 per athlete payable online|
Entries close at 11.59pm Wednesday 1 December.
There will be no late entries or on the day entries under any circumstances.
It is recommended that Auckland registered athletes use the login to enter. This pulls through your athlete details in the correct format. Once you have logged in click the Enter Now button.
Other athletes please start by clicking the Enter Now button.
No check-in is required but athletes and spectators must adhere to contact tracing regulations upon arrival at the venue.
Athletes need to complete most of their warm-up before arrival at the track. Each bubble will have a designated warm-up area and allocated time slot to complete warm-up a short time before the start of their session.
The draft programme is listed on the Athletics Auckland website. The programme is dependent on the number of entries and therefore all start times listed on the programme are approximate and may change. Times will be confirmed after the close of entries and published on the event page of the Athletics Auckland website on Friday evening.
In the event of bad weather, events may be postponed or cancelled. Any changes will be at the discretion of Athletics Auckland and will be notified on Athletics Auckland social media.
An athlete's competition shoes need to comply with World Athletics regulations under Technical Rule 5. Please be sure to check that your shoes are on the approved list. You can check on the World Athletics website here. This list is updated regularly. Please note that any shoe bought before 1 January 2016 is deemed to meet the technical requirements of Technical Rule 5.
Most events will be seeded so please ensure you state your Season’s Best (SB) or Personal Best (PB) for each event at time of entry.
*Before you start entering your SB/PB, please take note of the entry format required, as each event is different.
Athletes will have three trials and the top 8 athletes in each grade will receive a further three trials.
If an athlete wishes to use their own implement for competition they must be presented for inspection at the event site.
Please note that if your implement is the same as one of the implements provided by Athletics Auckland it may not be accepted.
Times and distances will be recorded at the event and made available on the day.