ASA RELEASES PROGRAMME FOR NATONAL U18 YOUTH AND U20 JUNIORS T&F CHAMPIONSHIPS
February 21, 2019  

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South Africa's most promising young athletes will battle it out for age group supremacy over three days of competition next month, it has been confirmed, with Athletics South Africa unveiling the programme this week for the 2019 ASA U18 Youth and U20 Juniors Track & Field Championships in Paarl ,, Western Cape on 28-30 March. 

The morning sessions will start at 7am on all three days of competition, while the afternoon sessions will begin at 2pm on the opening day and at 3pm on days two and three. 

Closing out packed schedules, which are likely to produce excitement throughout the annual championships, the programme is set to conclude at around 6.20pm on all three days of competition. 

The championships, being held at the picturesque Dal Josaphat Stadium for the second year in a row, is expected to showcase top contests in both age categories, representing their provincial teams.

A host of world-class Track and Field prospects are expected to take part, including 100m Youth Olympic gold medalist at the 2018 Buenos Aires youth Olympics, Luke Davids, 400m hurdlers Sokwakhana “Soks” Zazini and Zeney van der Walt, as well as high jump sensation Breyton Poole - who all earned medals at the 2017 IAAF World U-18 Championships in Nairobi and the 2018 IAAF World U-20 Championships in Tampere.

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