Register Now for Throwers League Championship Meet – September 7, 2019 in Aurora, IL

August 31, 2019

Join us for the LAST meet in the Throwers League Series!

The Throwers League Championship meet will crown the season’s champs and will feature a throwing clinic and face-off between US Olympic athletes Kibwe Johnson and Gwen Berry.

 

Gwen Berry
Gwen Berry

2016 Olympian
2019 USA World Champ Team
PB Throw: 255 feet

Kibwe Johnson
Kibwe Johnson

2-Time Olympian
Pan Am Games Champ
PB Throw: 263 feet

Who

Open to all male and female throwers ages 9 to 30

What

Age group competitions in hammer throw, shot put, discus and javelin for the Throwers League Championship

  • Food truck available from Noon – 2 PM
  • Throwing clinic by Kibwe and Gwen, FREE to all registered athletes!
  • Hammer throwing competition: Kibwe vs Gwen for Hammerman Field bragging rights
  • Throwers League Champions will be crowned by Kibwe and Gwen

THIS IS A RARE OPPORTUNITY TO MEET AND DISCUSS THROWING WITH TWO OF AMERICA’S GREATEST HAMMER THROWERS!

  • FREE photos and autographs
  • FREE instructional clinic for athletes

MEDIA WILL BE ON HAND TO COVER THIS MEET

Where

Hammerman Field
485 Crane Avenue
Aurora IL 60505

When

Saturday, September 7, 2019
GATES OPEN AT 8:30 AM

ALL ATHLETES MUST CHECK IN 30 MINUTES BEFORE THEIR EVENT START TIME.

9-10 AMFREE Hammer Throw Instructional Clinic
10-11 AMShot Put Competition
11 AM – NOONJavelin Competition
Noon – 1 PMDiscus Competition
1 – 2 PMHammer Throw Competition
2 PMBattle of the Sexes Competition:
Kibwe vs Gwen for bragging rights of Hammerman Field
2:30 PMThrowers League Champions Crowned:
Medals awarded by Kibwe (boys) and Gwen (girls)

cost

$5 per athlete per event
Spectators: FREE

Plenty of lawn seating is available for spectators and athletes. Please bring your own chairs

ALL ATHLETES MUST REGISTER ONLINE

REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2019.

ABSOLUTELY NO REGISTRATIONS ACCEPTED AFTER THE DEADLINE.

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