CALLING ALL 14-19 YEAR OLDS
We’re looking for the fastest of the fast. Follow in the footsteps of school of speed principal, USAIN BOLT,
and get scouted by the PUMA running team.
ABOUT THE SCHOOL OF SPEED
We’re looking for the fastest of the fast in the search for the next BOLT. Sign up for the PUMA School of Speed and cement yourself in the #ForeverFaster HALL OF FAME by winning a contract to run for PUMA, so…
FINISHED - School of Speed #1 - PUC McArthur Stadium, Potchefstroom
FINISHED - School of Speed #2 - Ruimsig Stadium, Johannesburg
FINISHED - School of Speed #3 - Kings Park Athletics Stadium, Durban
DATE: Saturday, 10 February 2018 VENUE: Kings Park Athletics Stadium, Durban TIME: 10h30
COACHES CLINIC: Saturday, 10 February 2018 at 08h00-09h00
FINISHED - School of Speed #4 - Dal Josafat Stadium, Paarl
DATE: Monday, 26 February 2018 VENUE: Dal Josafat Stadium, Paarl TIME: 15h30
COACHES CLINIC: Monday, 26 February 2018 at 14h00-15h00
PUMA School of speed water saving
- Waterless soap solutions will be provided as opposed to wash basins.
- PUMA School of Speed will provide water in dispensers rather than handing out water bottles.
- We encourage kids to bring their own water bottles.
- Bottled water from previous events (Gauteng and Durban) will be given to VIPS.
- Water ballast previously utilised for weighting down structures has been replaced by cement blocks.
- All water supplied at the event will not come from the City water grid.
- No ice will be bought.
RESULTS: View Here
2018 Video Highlights
Video Highlights from the 5th and final 2018 School of Speed event at Bestmed TUKS Athletics Stadium, Pretoria – 3 March 2018.
Video Highlights from the 1st 2018 School of Speed event at PUC McArthur Stadium, Potchefstroom – 20 January 2018.
Video Highlights from the 2nd 2018 School of Speed event at Ruimsig Stadium, Johannesurg – 29 January 2018.
Video Highlights from the 3rd 2018 School of Speed event at Kings Park Athletics Stadium, Durban – 10 February 2018.
Video Highlights from the 4th 2018 School of Speed event at Dal Josafat Stadium, Paarl – 26 February 2018.
All 2018-event athletes stood a chance to be scouted and contracted to the PUMA Squad.
The contract will be for the duration of one calendar year. Each potential PUMA Squad Athlete will be required to sign a legally binding contract with stipulated obligations for both the winners and PUMA.
Podium winners of each event final will win the following:
1st Place – PUMA School of Speed Tee, PUMA peak cap & category medal
2nd Place – PUMA School of Speed Tee, PUMA sweat band & category medal
3rd Place – PUMA School of Speed Tee & category medal
The top 3 overall male and female athletes will each win a pair of PUMA spikes.
The APE/ASA table will be used to determine the top 3 overall male and female athletes.
Top 3 overall of the meet will win a Spur voucher worth R200!
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
#1 What is PUMA School of Speed (SoS)?
#2 Who is the team behind SoS?
Stillwater Sports – A dynamic team of passionate industry-leaders. By designing, organising and marketing high quality sports events for athletes and lifestyle sports enthusiasts we help people pursue a healthy lifestyle
#3 What events form part of SoS?
#4 Where does SoS take place?
#5 Why should I enter SoS?
#6 What are the qualifying criteria?
#7 Is this for schools or individual athletes?
#8 Is SoS officially accredited and will my SoS times count towards provincial and national championship qualification?
#9 How do I enter?
A: Right here via this website – 2018 Events are FINISHED!.
#10 What is the cost to enter?
A: All entries are free, but you have to enter online.
#11 How do I get to the event?
A: Your own transport by way of bus, car or bicycle.
#12 Will I be able to buy food and beverages at the event?
A: Yes, There will be a number of vendors at the events. Spur will be there selling delicious chips and burgers!
#13 Is there a Safe Bag area for me to use as a locker at the event?
A: No. We suggest you don’t bring anything of value to the meet. You are solely responsible for your belongings.
#14 What time do the meets begin and end (approximately)?
A: Start times vary from 10h30 to 15h30 depending on event – VIEW EVENT DETAILS.
Depending on the number of heats, the finals will start at approximately 18h30 and will finish at 21h30.
#15 Will the event be streamed?
A: Yes, catch the stream during the event on our website www.schoolofspeed.com
#16 Can my family & friends come along to support me?
A: Yes, family, friends and extended family are encouraged to come and support you. Spectator entry tickets will be on sale for R20 per person at the venue entrance on the day of the meet. Kids in school uniform and those under 6 are free.
PAST EVENTS FOR 2018
School of Speed #1 – PUC McArthur Stadium, Potchefstroom
Saturday, 20 January 2018
School of Speed #2 – Ruimsig Stadium, Johannesburg
Monday, 29 January 2018
School of Speed #3 – Kings Park Athletics Stadium, Durban
Saturday, 10 February 2018
School of Speed #4 – Dal Josafat Stadium, Paarl
Monday, 26 February 2018
School of Speed #5 – Bestmed Tuks Athletics Stadium, Pretoria
Saturday, 3 March 2018