USATF Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships

3/22/2017
 

USATF Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships

The USATF Montana Association is excited to announce that the USA Track & Field Junior Olympic track & field championship circuit for Montana athletes takes on a special look for the 2017 outdoor season.
 

June 9-10, 2017, Montana Association Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships, MSU-Bozeman, MT.  For more information contact Dave Skelton at bztkclub@gmail.com or (406) 587-7698.

June 22-25, 2017, USATF Junior Outdoor Championships, Sacramento, CA.  (TBC)

June 23-25, 2017, Region 11 Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships – Meridian, Idaho.  For more information contact Jack Ward at208-344-5502, ext 270 or email at jack.ward@ymcatvidaho.org.

July 24-30, 2017, USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships, Lawrence, Kansas.  Visit www.usatf.org for more information.

The age divisions for competition year 2017 are as follows:

8 & Under 2009+*

9 - 10 2007-2008

11 - 12 2005-2006

13 - 14 2003-2004

15 - 16 2001-2002

17 - 18 1999-2000**

* 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."

** Athletes who are still 18 through the final day of the USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships are eligible to compete in the 17-18 age division through that meet. This extended eligibility does not apply to cross country events.

Circle this dates on your calendar now and don't wait until June to get your 2017 USATF membership.  Schedule of events, online registration and competition rules will be posted soon.  For information about the Junior Olympic program or starting a youth club contact Dave Skelton at bztkclub@gmail.com or (406) 587-7698.

See all of you on the track and best of luck during the outdoor season!