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Qualifying Standards 

Criteria for a Legal Meet

Events in bold will be contested at the Championships.  Events listed directly below those being contested may be used as alternates for qualifying.  See Qualifying Guidelines below for full details.

Qualifying window (all events except HEP, DEC, 10k, and RW): July 1, 2016 – June 18, 2017

HEP, DEC, 10K, and RW Qualifying window: January 1, 2016 – June 18, 2017


2017 Senior Championship - Qualifying Standards

 Men     Women
Automatic (“A”)   Field Size & Rounds Event Automatic (“A”)   Field Size & Rounds
10.16 *   (32–3) 100m 11.26 *   (32-3)
             
20.60 *   (32–3) 200m 23.20 *   (32-3)
             
45.70 *   (32–3) 400m 52.20 *   (32-3)
             
1:47.50 *   (32–3) 800m 2:02.00 *   (32-3)
             
03:39.00   (30–2) 1500m 04:09.50   (30-2)
03:56.50     Mile 04:28.50    
             
13:32.00   (24–1) 5000m 15:25.00   (24-1)
             
28:30.00   (24–1) 10k 32:25.00   (24-1)
             
1:39:50   (18–1) 20k RW 1:52:00   (18-1)
             
13.65 *   (32–3) 110m Hurdles      
             
      100m Hurdles 13.00 *   (32-3)
             
50.50 *   (28–3) 400m Hurdles 56.80 *   (28-3)
             
08:40.00   (26–2) 3000m SC 09:50.00   (26-2)
             
2.25m   (18-1) High Jump 1.85m   (18-1)
             
5.60m   (18-1) Pole Vault 4.55m   (18-1)
             
7.95m   (18-1) Long Jump 6.60m   (18-1)
             
16.30m   (18-1) Triple Jump 13.60m   (18-1)
             
20.15m   (18-1) Shot Put 17.75m   (18-1)
             
62.80m   (18-1) Discus Throw 58.00m   (18-1)
             
69.00m   (18-1) Hammer Throw 67.00m   (18-1)
             
74.50m   (18-1) Javelin Throw 54.00m   (18-1)
             
      Heptathlon 6200 pts   (18)
             
7800   (16) Decathlon      

* F.A.T. is the only method of timing acceptable for qualifying marks for events listed with an asterisk.
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