South Yorkshire’s busy track and field schedule

Athletics: Star Sport
Athletics: Star Sport

The Northern Track and Field League opens tomorrow with the first of the four meeting series.

Local clubs dominate Division 2EC with City of Sheffield, Doncaster, Rotherham and Chesterfield aiming for promotion along with Leeds City and Lincoln Wellington. City of Sheffield’s men’s team are in the British League Premier Division but that does not start until the following week and the Sheffield club are expected to turn out a strong team for Sunday’s match which is at Leeds.

Hallamshire and Barnsley AC are in Division 3EC at Grimsby whilst Wombwell host Division 4EC at Cudworth. The UK Youth Development League, Lower age group (Under 15 and Under 13) takes place today. City of Sheffield and Doncaster AC are in Northern Premier 2 at Woodbourn Road whilst Hallamshire, Rotherham and Chesterfield go to Middlesborough for their Division East 1 match.

A week tomorrow the Doncaster Spring Open Meeting is staged at Doncaster.