Allan Hamilton – now our National Jumps and Combined Events Co-ordinator – in action at Grangemouth (photo by Bobby Gavin)
We are delighted to launch our Scottish Athletics Jumps Project for 2021.
The Project will be led by Scotland international and scottishathletics Performance Administrator, Allan Hamilton, as he takes on a role as our National Jumps and Combined Events Co-ordinator.
Our aim over the coming months will be to support both athletes and coaches with specific development and competition opportunities throughout the summer and winter.
Here are the plans at this stage:
As part of the Scottish Athletics Jumps Project we are launching three jumps specific competitions with the focus on athlete performance.
National Jumps Grand Prix Events
*Saturday 29 May at Pitreavie
*Saturday 26 June at Dundee
*Saturday 24 July at Kilmarnock
Regional Coach and athlete development opportunities targeted at Level 2 and 3 qualified coaches
The dates and content of the winter development programme will be confirmed and shared in due course
If you have queries about the Jumps Project and the proposed events please email
Lewis McGuire and Nikki Manson in high jump action in 2020 (photos by Bobby Gavin)