USATF Age Rules

– Groups are set by the USA Track and Field Association not FSP

– All events may not be offered at each track meet, all dependent on meet organizers

– USATF rules prohibit an athlete from moving up and down in age division to compete

– Meets subjected to change IF USATF schedule is released and allowed to run.

Age Divisions 5-6 – Mighty Mites (2015-2016) (3 event limit) 

Running events – 50M, 100m, 200m, 4*100

Age Divisions 7-8 (2013-2014) (3 event limit)

Running events – 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 4*100, 4*400

Field Event – Long Jump

Age Divisions 9-10 (2011-2012) (3 event limit) 

Running events – 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m 1500m, 4*100, 4*400

Field Event – Long Jump

Age Divisions 11-12  (2010-2009) (3 event limit) 

Running events – 80m hurdles, 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m 1500m, 1500 Racewalk, 3000m 4*100, 4*400, 4*800

Field Event – Long Jump, Mini Javelin, High Jump, Shot put

Combined Multi-Events – Pentathlon

Age Divisions 13-14 (2007-2008) (4 event limit) 

Running events – 80m hurdles, 100m hurdles, 200m hurdles, 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m 1500m, 1500 Racewalk, 3000m, 3000m Race-walk, 4*100, 4*400, 4*800

Field Event – Long Jump, High Jump

Combined Multi-Events – Pentathlon

Age Divisions 15-16 (2006-2007) (4 event limit) 

Running events – 80m hurdles, 100m hurdles, 200m hurdles, 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m 1500m, 1500 Racewalk, 3000m, 3000m Race-walk, 4*100, 4*400, 4*800

Field Event – Long Jump, High Jump

Combined Multi-Events – Pentathlon

Age Divisions 17-18 (2004-2005) (4 event limit) 

Running events – 80m hurdles, 100m hurdles, 200m hurdles, 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m 1500m, 1500 Racewalk, 3000m, 3000m Race-walk, 4*100, 4*400, 4*800

Field Event – Long Jump, High Jump

Combined Multi-Events – Pentathlon