Penn Relays 2018 live Stream Watch online Tv Coverage. The Penn Relays & Carnival Return To University City’s Franklin Field, April 26-28, Yes, it seems as if spring has taken forever to get here but one annual sign of the season, known formally as The Penn Relay Carnival, has returned for the 124th year.
From April 26 to April 28, about 17,000 high school, collegiate and professional track and field athletes dash into Philadelphia for the 124th Penn Relays, the oldest and largest track and field meet in the country.Over the course of three days, some of the world’s best runners, jumpers and throwers compete in 300-plus track and field events in front of an estimated 115,000 spectators at Franklin Field in University City.
Last season, Donovan Catholic’s Alyssa Wilson (pictured above) broke the Penn Relays meet record in the shot put while Union Catholic, East Orange and Ridge put together dazzling performances on the track.Who will be the athletes or teams to step up in 2018?Below, we break down the list of New Jersey’s top contenders as well as the teams and athletes hoping to leave their mark at Franklin Field during the 124th running of the Penn Relays.
The 124th Penn Relays will be held at Franklin Field in Philadelphia this weekend, bringing together thousands of athletes of all ages and ability levels for the United States’ largest and oldest track and field meet.
Here is a listing of all local qualifiers for the three-day event. Most high school girls’ events will be held on Thursday, while boys’ events are primarily on Friday; some featured high school events and Championship of America finals for qualifying relays will take place among the college and professional races on Saturday.