New Schedule Announced for Front Range Track and Field Classic

April 28, 2011

USAF ACADEMY, Colo. - A finalized schedule for the fourth-annual Front Range Classic was released today (Apr. 28) after a predicted weather forecast forced several major changes to the meet. The current competition, featuring Air Force, Colorado, Colorado State, Northern Colorado and Wyoming, will now be held on Sunday, May 1, in Fort Collins, Colo., beginning at 10 a.m.

The meet was originally scheduled for Saturday in Laramie, Wyo., but a weather forecast that includes temperatures in the low 30s and snow, prompted the meet to be postponed until Sunday and moved to Colorado State's campus.

Below is a final schedule of events for the Front Range Classic.

Updated Schedule of Events
10:00 a.m.: Shot Put (men); Shot Put (women)
10:00 a.m.: Hammer (women); Hammer (men); Discus (women); Discus (men)
10:00 a.m.: High Jump (women); High Jump (men)
10:30 a.m.: Long Jump (women) & Long Jump (men)
11:30 a.m.: Pole Vault (women); Pole Vault (men)
11:40 a.m.: 3000-Meter Steeplechase (women); 3000-Meter Steeplechase (men)
12:20 p.m.: 4x100-Meter Relay (women); 4x100-Meter Relay (men)
12:35 p.m.: 1500-Meter Run (women); 1500-Meter Run (men)
1:00 p.m.: 100-Meter Hurdles (women); 110-Meter Hurdles (men)
1:00 p.m.: Triple Jump (women) & Triple Jump (men)
1:00 p.m.: Javelin Throw (women); Javelin Throw (men)
1:25 p.m.: 400-Meter Dash (women); 400-Meter Dash (men)
1:45 p.m.: 100-Meter Dash (women); 100-Meter Dash (men)
2:00 p.m.: 800-Meter Run (women); 800-Meter Run (men)
2:25 p.m.: 400-Meter Hurdles (women); 400-Meter Hurdles (men)
2:50 p.m.: 200-Meter Dash (women); 200-Meter Dash (men)
3:10 p.m.: 3000-Meter Run (women); 3000-Meter Run (men)
3:40 p.m.: 4x400-Meter Relay (women); 4x400-Meter Relay (men)

The men's team claimed the Front Range Classic team title in 2008 and 2009.



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