Event Information

Track and Field

Dates

  • Event:
  • Saturday, July 21, 2018
  • Sunday, July 22, 2018

Schedule

Please refer to our Schedule of Events page for a detailed schedule by day.


Other Info

 2018 Entry Form

 2018 Sport Information


Location

Senior High School
Daylis Stadium
425 Grand Ave.
Billings, MT 59101
(Concessions available onsite)

Entry Fees

Entry Fee:
(Up to 2 events)
$25/participant
Late Registration:
(After 5pm July 5)(Up to 2 events)
$30/participant
Entry Fee:
(Up to 5 events)
$30/participant
Late Registration:
(After 5pm July 5)(Up to 5 events)
$35/participant
Track & Field Camp:
(Includes entry into BSSG Track & Field)
$135/participant
Track & Field Camp Coaches Fee:
(FREE if 3 or more of your athletes attend)
$50/coach

**You may enter a total of five events if one is a relay. Each member of a relay team must complete an Individual Entry form.

 Online Entry Deadline: July 11th
 T-Shirt Deadline: July 5th at 5pm

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Daylis Stadium
425 Grand Ave.
Billings, MT 59101

Event Sponsored by:

Online Entry Deadline: Jul 11, 2018

Commissioners

Bob Hogemark has served as a volunteer at the Big Sky State Games track venue for several years in a variety of capacities. Bob is a mathematics teacher, coach, and activities director at Park City High School. He has been the head track coach at Park City for 29 years.

Greg Mohl has served the Big Sky State Games at the Pole Vault venue since 2004. An independent Geologist by vocation he represents USA Track and Field, Montana Association in several capacities, and has coached in Red Lodge for over 15 years.

State Games of America Qualifier

All 2017 and 2018 Big Sky State Games medalists, and some 2019 medalists are eligible to compete in the
2019 State Games of America in Lynchburg, Virginia.

Current sports are:

Archery, Basketball, Biathlon, Billiards, Bowling, Cycling (Mountain Bike), Disc Golf, Equestrian, Fencing, Figure Skating, Golf, Ice Hockey, Karate, Lacrosse, Pickleball, Racquetball, Road Race, Shooting, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tae Kwon Do/Judo, Tennis, Track & Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Weightlifting, and Wrestling.

Please see the State Games of America website for more information.

World Record Track & Field Camp

Triple Jump, Long Jump, High Jump, Javelin, & Pole Vault

World Record Camps are designed by proven winners for dedicated young athletes. Ultimately, the goal is to unlock each person’s full potential and improve their performance so they can compete at the highest level and have fun doing it! Training recommended for young athletes 12-18 years old at all ability levels.

World Record Track & Field Camp Sponsored by:

Camp Informtion
Camp Date: Friday, July 20
Check In: 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Site: West High School Track
2201 St. John's Ave
Billings, MT 59101
Entry Fee: $135 Includes Camp on Friday and up to 5 Big Sky State Games Track & Field registrations for Saturday and Sunday
Track Camp Ages: 12 to 18 (recommended)

*Coaches encouraged to come: $50 Coaches Fee or FREE if 3 or more of your athletes attend. Please call the Big Sky State Games office at 406-254-7426 to register.

Camp Clinicians

Triple Jump & Long Jump
Willie Banks, personal record, 17.97m (58 feet 11.5 inches)
Achievements:
World Record Holder (1985-1995)
Olympic Athlete (1980, 1984, 1988)
1x Silver Medalist (1983 World Championships)

High Jump
Dick Fosbury, personal record, 2.24m (7 feet 4.2 inches)
Achievements:
Invented the Fosbury Flop
1x Gold Medalist (1968 Olympic Games)

Javelin
Tom Pukstys, personal record, 87.12m (285 feet 9.2 inches)
Achievements:
American Record Holder (1993)
Olympic Athlete (1992, 1996)
Assistant track and field coach for the U.S. Olympic team that competed in the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

Hurdles
Tonie Campbell, personal record, 13.17.s (110 Hurdles)
Achievements:
1x Bronze Medlist (1988 Olympic Games)
1x Gold Medalist (1987 Indoor World Championships 60 M Hurdles)

Pole Vault
TBA
Achievements:

Sprints
Gregg Simmons
Specializes in speed and performance for Elite, Pro, Collegiate, and Youth Athletes.

Schedule of Events

Please view our Schedule of Events page for a detailed breakdown of events by day.

USA Track & Field Sanctioned

USA Track and Field sanctioned. This event will also serve as the USATF Open and Masters Association Championships in Racewalking and Track & Field. The top adult athletes that are USATF members by July 22, 2017 will be recognized as Montana Association Champions. Age groups are 18-30 (open), and in 5 year increments 31-100 (masters). To be elligible for USATF awards, you must obtain a USATF membership at www.usatf.org.

Special Information

  • Divisions based on age as of day of event, most divided into 5 year age groups.
  • Only track participants and officials will be allowed on the track and field.
  • If you are not preregistered in an event by entry deadline, you may not enter the day of meet.
  • Pyramid spikes up to 1/8 inch are allowed.
  • Starting blocks will be provided and may be used by participants 12 years and older for events up to 400 meters.
  • Participants are expected to bring their own throwing implements. Other athletes can use your throwing implement if you use it in competition.
  • Relays are considered an event. Each member of a relay team must complete a separate registration and specify relay team name.

Concessions available onsite. Bring plenty of shade!!

Throwing Weights & Hurdle Sizes

Please view our Throwing Weights page for a detailed summary of the applicable throwing weights for Shot Put, Discus, Hammer, and Javelin by Gender and Age Group. See the tables below for hurdle sizes.

Male Hurdle Sizes
Age Distance Hurdles Height
8 - 9 80 M 8 30"
10 - 11 80 M 8 30"
12 - 13 100 M 10 33"
12 - 13 200 M 5 30"
14 - 15 110 M 10 33"
14 - 15 300 M 8 30"
16 + 110 M 10 39"
16+ 300 M 8 36"
Female Hurdle Sizes
Age Distance Hurdles Height
8 - 9 80 M 8 30"
10 - 11 80 M 8 30"
12 - 13 100 M 10 30"
12 - 13 200 M 5 30"
14 - 15 100 M 10 33"
14 - 15 300 M 8 30"
16+ 100 m 10 33"
16+ 300 M 8 30"