Athletics at the Commonwealth Youth Games

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Athletics is one of several sports contested at the quadrennial Commonwealth Youth Games. It has featured at every edition of the competition since its inauguration in 2000. Athletes under nineteen years old may compete (in contrast to the usual under-18 format of other youth athletics competitions).[1]

Editions[edit]

Games Year Host city Host country
I 2000 (details) Edinburgh  Scotland
II 2004 (details) Bendigo  Australia
III 2008 (details) Pune  India
IV 2011 (details) Douglas  Isle of Man
V 2015 (details) Apia  Samoa

Games records[edit]

Men[edit]

Event Record Name Nationality Date Games Place Ref
100 m 10.20 (+1.5 m/s) Tlotliso Leotlela  South Africa 7 September 2015 2015 Games Samoa Apia, Samoa [2]
200 m 21.06 Julian Thomas  England December 2004 2004 Games Australia Bendigo, Australia
400 m 45.83 Karabo Sibanda  Botswana September 2015 2015 Games Samoa Apia, Samoa [3]
800 m 1:46.05 Willy Tarbei  Kenya September 2015 2015 Games Samoa Apia, Samoa [4]
1500 m 3:39.80 Kumari Taki  Kenya September 2015 2015 Games Samoa Apia, Samoa [5]
3000 m 7:57.03 Wiliam Sitonik  Kenya 11 September 2011 2011 Games Isle of Man Douglas, Isle of Man [6]
110 m hurdles 13.77 Sam Baines  Australia October 2008 2008 Games India Pune, India
400 m hurdles 51.12 Rivaldo Leacock  Barbados September 2015 2015 Games Samoa Apia, Samoa [7]
2000 m steeplechase 5:41.81 Zak Seddon  England 10 September 2011 2011 Games Isle of Man Douglas, Isle of Man [8]
High jump 2.14 m Tejaswin Shankar  India September 2015 2015 Games Samoa Apia, Samoa [9]
Pole vault 5.25 m Blake Lucas  Australia October 2008 2008 Games India Pune, India
Long jump 7.60 m[a] Bernard Yeboah  England December 2004 2004 Games Australia Bendigo, Australia [10]
Triple jump 16.02 m Jonathan Moore  England December 2000 2004 Games Scotland Edinburgh, Scotland
Shot put 20.12 m Kevin Nedrick  Jamaica September 2015 2015 Games Samoa Apia, Samoa [11]
Discus throw 67.44 m Gerhard de Beer  South Africa 10 September 2011 2011 Games Isle of Man Douglas, Isle of Man [12]
Hammer throw 72.19 m Callum Brown  England 11 September 2011 2011 Games Isle of Man Douglas, Isle of Man [13]
Javelin throw 81.53 m Morne Moolman  South Africa 11 September 2011 2011 Games Isle of Man Douglas, Isle of Man [14]
4 × 100 m relay 40.85 Ranil Jayawardena
Roshan Chamara Silva
Keith de Mel
Shehan Abeyptiya
 Sri Lanka October 2008 2008 Games India Pune, India
4 × 200 m relay 1:28.35 Ojeikere Precious Omokheoa
Itsekiri Usheoritse Ese
Idjesa Uruemu
Adeyemi Sikiru
 Nigeria September 2015 2015 Games Samoa Apia, Samoa
4 × 400 m relay 3:13.32 Jithin Paul
Dharambir
Singh Inderjeet
Parveen Kumar
 India October 2008 2008 Games India Pune, India

Women[edit]

Event Record Name Nationality Date Games Place Ref
100 m 11.46 Shaunna Thompson  England October 2008 2008 Games India Pune, India
200 m 23.42 Shaunna Thompson  England October 2008 2008 Games India Pune, India
400 m 52.97 Racheal Nachula  Zambia October 2008 2008 Games India Pune, India
800 m 2:04.23 Caster Semenya  South Africa October 2008 2008 Games India Pune, India
1500 m 4:18.02 Amy Harding-Delooze  Australia September 2015 2015 Games Samoa Apia, Samoa [15]
3000 m 9:06.01 Mercy Cherono  Kenya October 2008 2008 Games India Pune, India
100 m hurdles 13.18 (+1.6 m/s) Taylon Bieldt  South Africa September 2015 2015 Games Samoa Apia, Samoa [16]
400 m hurdles 1:00.49 Tatum Shaw  Australia 11 September 2011 2011 Games Isle of Man Douglas, Isle of Man [17]
2000 m steeplechase 6:28.10 Norah Jeruto Tanui  Kenya 9 September 2011 2011 Games Isle of Man Douglas, Isle of Man [18]
High jump 1.82 m Marizca Gertenbach  South Africa December 2000 2000 Games Scotland Edinburgh, Scotland
Pole vault 4.05 m Jade Ive  England October 2008 2008 Games India Pune, India
Long jump 6.06 m[a] Jessica Penney  New Zealand December 2004 2004 Games Australia Bendigo, Australia [10]
Triple jump 13.11 m Shardha Ghule  India October 2008 2008 Games India Pune, India
Shot put 16.39 m Grace Robinson  Australia September 2015 2015 Games Samoa Apia, Samoa [19]
Discus throw 50.71 m Taylah Sengul  Australia 9 September 2011 2011 Games Isle of Man Douglas, Isle of Man [20]
Hammer throw 58.43 Sophie Hitchon  England October 2008 2008 Games India Pune, India
Javelin throw 51.99 m Annabel Thomson  Australia December 2004 2004 Games Australia Bendigo, Australia
4 × 100 m relay 45.63 Joscelynn Hopeson
Johnelle Gibbons
Joey Duck
Lucy Sargent
 England December 2004 2004 Games Australia Bendigo, Australia
4 × 200 m relay 1:41.60 Adiakerehwa Blessing
Uche Brown
Etim Aniekeme Alphonsus
Abolaji Omotayo Oluwaseun
 Nigeria September 2015 2015 Games Samoa Apia, Samoa
4 × 400 m relay 3:42.02 Chinchu Jose
Anu Mariam Jose
Arya Charivila
M. R. Poovamma
 India October 2008 2008 Games India Pune, India

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b Second place, but the first place result was wind assisted.[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Commonwealth Youth Games. GBR Athletics. Retrieved on 2013-10-20.
  2. ^ Phil Minshull (7 September 2015). "Leotlela clocks second fastest ever youth 100m with 10.20 in Samoa". IAAF. Retrieved 13 September 2015. 
  3. ^ "2015 Commonwealth Youth Games Complete Results" (PDF). samoacyg2015.ws. 9 September 2015. Retrieved 4 October 2015. 
  4. ^ "2015 Commonwealth Youth Games Complete Results" (PDF). samoacyg2015.ws. 9 September 2015. Retrieved 4 October 2015. 
  5. ^ "2015 Commonwealth Youth Games Complete Results" (PDF). samoacyg2015.ws. 9 September 2015. Retrieved 4 October 2015. 
  6. ^ "3000m Results". cyg2011results.com. 11 September 2011. Retrieved 27 April 2016. 
  7. ^ "2015 Commonwealth Youth Games Complete Results" (PDF). samoacyg2015.ws. 9 September 2015. Retrieved 4 October 2015. 
  8. ^ "2000m Steeplechase Results". cyg2011results.com. 10 September 2011. Retrieved 27 April 2016. 
  9. ^ "2015 Commonwealth Youth Games Complete Results" (PDF). samoacyg2015.ws. 9 September 2015. Retrieved 4 October 2015. 
  10. ^ a b c "Commonwealth Youth Games". gbrathletics. Retrieved 27 April 2016. 
  11. ^ "2015 Commonwealth Youth Games Complete Results" (PDF). samoacyg2015.ws. 9 September 2015. Retrieved 4 October 2015. 
  12. ^ "Discus Throw Results". cyg2011results.com. 10 September 2011. Retrieved 27 April 2016. 
  13. ^ "Hammer Throw Results". cyg2011results.com. 11 September 2011. Retrieved 27 April 2016. 
  14. ^ "Javelin Throw Results". cyg2011results.com. 11 September 2011. Retrieved 27 April 2016. 
  15. ^ "2015 Commonwealth Youth Games Complete Results" (PDF). samoacyg2015.ws. 9 September 2015. Retrieved 4 October 2015. 
  16. ^ "2015 Commonwealth Youth Games Complete Results" (PDF). samoacyg2015.ws. 9 September 2015. Retrieved 4 October 2015. 
  17. ^ "400m Hurdles Results". cyg2011results.com. 9 September 2011. Retrieved 27 April 2016. 
  18. ^ "2000m Steeplechase Results". cyg2011results.com. 9 September 2011. Retrieved 27 April 2016. 
  19. ^ "2015 Commonwealth Youth Games Complete Results" (PDF). samoacyg2015.ws. 9 September 2015. Retrieved 4 October 2015. 
  20. ^ "Discus Throw Results". cyg2011results.com. 9 September 2011. Retrieved 27 April 2016.