Following the successful staging of the Secondary Schools Independence Athletics Meet on October 10th and 12th, 2018, The Sports Division informs the staging of a series of Athletics Preliminaries for the primary schools leading to the final on October 24th at the Benjamin’s Park, Portsmouth.
Seven (7) Preliminaries will be held for the schools in the following districts: North West, South West, North, South, South East and West Central.
The series of Athletics Preliminaries will commence on Tuesday, October 16th, for schools in the North West District will compete at the DFA Complex in Stock Farm.
The schools in the North, South, and South East will have their day of competition on October 17th, at Portsmouth, Stock Farm and Castle Bruce respectively. Meanwhile the schools in the North East and West Central will converge at Castle Bruce and Stock Farm respectively for competition on October 18th, 2018.
The qualifiers from each of the District Preliminaries will advance to the final on October 24th, from 9:30am at Portsmouth.
The Primary Schools Preliminaries and Final form part of the 37th Independence Schools Athletics Championship which is held annually in celebration of Dominica’s attainment of independence.