How do you qualify for AAU Junior Olympics track and field?
To advance to the 2021 AAU Junior Olympic Games from an AAU Track & Field Regional Qualifier, an athlete needs to finish in the top six (6) in a Running Event, top six (6) in a Field Event, top six (6) in a Relay and four (4) Multi-Event. For a listing of District Qualifiers Click Here.
Is AAU track Cancelled?
Due to the evolving circumstances related to COVID-19 (“the coronavirus”) and in following the recommendation of local officials, this weekend’s 2020 AAU Track & Field Indoor National Championships in Landover, Maryland have been cancelled.
What is the age limit for Junior Olympics?
* Per USATF Rule 300.1 (c) “Athletes must be at least seven (7) years of age on December 31 of the current year to compete at the Youth Athletics or Junior Olympic National Championships.”
|Age Division||Year of Birth|
|15 – 16 (previously Intermediate)||2004-2005|
|17 – 18 (previously Young)||2002-2003**|
What age does AAU track start?
Starting blocks are optional for all age groups except the 15-16 Year Old and 17-18 Year Old age divisions in the AAU Track & Field program. The 15-16 Year Old and 17-18 Year Old age divisions must use starting blocks for 100m, 200m and 400m races and the first leg of all relays where that leg does not exceed 400m.
How much does AAU track cost?
How much does it cost to be a member of the AAU? For a regular Youth Athlete Membership the fee is $14/year, which runs from September 1 to August 31. For a regular Non-Athlete Membership the fee is $16/year. The AAU does offer different levels of individual membership as well as an Adult Program.
What is the age limit for the Olympics?
According to the official Olympics website, there is no age limit for those wanting to compete. Under rule 42, it states: “There may be no age limit for competitors in the Olympic Games other than as prescribed in the competition rules of an IF as approved by the IOC Executive Board.”
What is a junior Olympic pool?
The summer Junior Olympics are competed in a long course meters (LCM) pool, which is 50 meters. LCM is the standard Olympic sized pool, so it is the same distance that you see the athletes competing in Rio. The winter Junior Olympics competitions use a short course yard (SCY) pool, which is 25 yards.
How do you join the Junior Olympics?
Complete these easy steps to sign up for Junior Olympic Track & Field:
- Register or renew your USATF individual membership.
- Select your Association from the drop-down menu below to find your local meet. …
- Complete the online registration for the first level of the Junior Olympic Track & Field Program in your Association.