Iaaf competition rules 2016 2017, in force from 1 november 2015 1. The usatf rules of competition book is available, by article, in pdf format below. Before there was an international rule book from the iaaf, each country had its own rules for. Area association an area association of the iaaf responsible for fostering athletics in one of the six areas into which the members are divided in the. Regulations governing advertising and promotional displays. The iaaf rule book for 20102011 can be found online at. The event in which it was achieved must be sanctioned either by the iaaf andor. The 2016 uka rule book is now in use as of 1 april 2016. Two documents have been added to the competitionsrules part of the uka website to clarify issues arising from the recent publication of the rule book summary of main rule changes. The iaaf rules apply to little athletics competitions.
The iaafs new gender rule is a disaster outside online. This document is based on the final report of the rules committee actions taken at the 2016 annual meeting in orlando. Iaaf competition rules 20142015 7 rule page definitions 11 chapter 1international competitions r ules 1to 9 1 internationalcompetitions 19 2 authorisationtostage competitions 20 3 regulationsgoverningthe conductofinternational competitio ns 21 4 requiremen tstocompetein internationalcomp etitions 22 5 eligibilitytorepresent amember 23 6. Iaaf competition rules 2016 2017, in force from 1 november. This is the iaaf centenary edition of the competition rules, and there can be no more appropriate publication to celebrate such an anniversary given that the iaaf was founded in 1912 by 17 national athletics. World athletics, formerly known as the international amateur athletic federation and international association of athletics federations both abbreviated as iaaf, is the international governing body for the sport of athletics, covering track and field, cross country running, road running, racewalking, mountain running and ultrarunning. Also, there is one very significant difference between this edition and.
Iaaf road race labels regulations 4 october 2012 shall be commensurate with the number of participants in the race and the prevailing weather conditions. These all appear in a blue font following each iaaf rule and each heading is cross referenced back to the previous equivalent rule number in the 2014 uka rule book. Greetings all, i am sending this email in response to the current situation regarding the coronavirus pandemic. Iaaf rule changes for little athletics nsw november 2017 following the little athletics australia annual conference in october, the following are the changes from iaaf that affect little athletics nsw. It has been updated based on how items will be presented and numbered in the 2017 usatf rule book. If an athlete does not follow this rule, his team shall be disqualified. The iaafs new gender rule is a disaster south african caster semenya will challenge the new rule in court, while the science looks a little shaky. Each takeover zone shall be 20m long of which the scratch line is the centre. The iaaf competition rules have provided the definitive point of reference for the standardisation of athletics throughout the iaafs history, documenting the.
New iaaf testosterone rules could slow caster semenya by. It is my pleasure to introduce the latest edition of the iaaf competition rules which covers the period 201220. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Olympic 800m champion caster semenya is expected to be among those affected. Pointtopoint races are more likely to exceed the iaaf rule 260. The first table comprises highlights of changes to the iaaf rule book which can be. Doping nondoping date of ineligibility first name name. This rule book is designed predominantly to provide technical officials with a practical. Iaafs new rules for change of nationality daily nation. For more information and the exact wording see the relevant iaaf rule. Ties 22 except for the high jump and pole vault, the second best performance of the athletes having the same best performances shall determine whether there has been a tie. World athletics competition rules athletics fiji covid. Iaaf competition rules 20182019, in force from 1 november 2017 01 nov 2017 pdf. Summary of main rule changes the 2016 uka rule book is now based on the current iaaf rule book and iaaf numbering has been adopted for use in the uk.
Competition rules 201718 werribee little athletics centre. The evolution of track and field rules during the last century. Explore iaaf profile at times of india for photos, videos and latest news of iaaf. Iaaf technical delegates guidelines october 20 1 iaaf technical delegates guidelines october 20. In conjunction with the event presentation manager, and. Where any uka domestic rule differs from iaaf, the specific change is shown as a supplement below the iaaf rule in blue advice was taken on the colour and blue was chosen as the most visible. The olympic 800m champion caster semenya could run up to seven seconds slower under new rules requiring her to lower her natural testosterone levels. Iaaf competition rules 20162017 by comite galego xuices. The new handbook of iaaf competition rules 20162017 is now available for download from there are some significant changes in the rules which are coming in to force from 1st november 2015 onwards. It gives me pleasure to introduce the 20182019 iaaf competition rules. Included in its charge are the standardization of rules. For a performance to be eligible for ratification as a world record. Lines 5cm wide shall be drawn across the track to mark the distances of the legs and to denote the scratch line. Track and field rule book differences is a lightweight, paperback book that can easily be carried with you at track meets.
Wa competition rules 20182019download world athletics wa has a set of rules for competition and a series of official notification periods for proposed changes to them. It has been based on the current iaaf rule book and iaaf numbering has been adopted for use in the uk. As it is natural after a 3year period, certain results and. The world athletics governing body on tuesday upheld its ban of russia from the sport over massive doping and also announced strict new rules to. Iaaf competition rules 20162017, in force from 1 november. Rule change summary uka rules for competition 2018 2020 will come into force on 1st april 2018 and a number of changes have been introduced which are summarised below. The iaaf shall also appoint french language announcers for the world championships. Iaaf technical delegates guidelines october 20 1 1. World athletics competition rules interpretation home.
Caster semenya expected to be affected by iaaf rule. Beginning in 1982, the iaaf passed several amendments to its rules to allow athletes to. New iaaf rulebook available oceania athletics association. International association of athletics federations competitionrules20162017 competition rules 20162017 international association of athletics federations 2. Iaaf competition rules 20162017 definitions area the geographical area comprising all of the countries and territories affiliated to one of the six area associations. You can also use the first icon on the left and above the booklet to pull up an interactive table of contents from any page or click through to your desired page from the table of contents within the flipbook. Iaaf track and field facilities manual 2008 edition chapters 1. For the usatf rulebook below, use the scrollbar at the bottom of the screen to go quickly to your desired page. World rugby needs to learn from iaaf on residency rule. Competition rules 201718 regulation 8 this document consists a set of modifications of the iaaf technical rules and other administrative rules for the safe conduct of all little athletics victoria state championships and must be read in conjunction with the iaaf technical rules currently in force. F oreword it gives me pleasure to introduce the 20182019 iaaf competition rules. Iaaf track and field facilities manual 2008 edition. Where a whole iaaf rule or part of an iaaf rule is modified, the modification will be listed.
In light of the policies put in place by the fiji government in relation to the covid 19 virus athletics fiji wishes to advise that all its competitions including the 2020 fiji national athletics championships and the 2020 melanesian athletics championships are. These rules have already come in to effect as of the 1st of november 2017. To ease your mind and get the latest updates from usatf you should check those usatf daily clips that are sent out regularly via email to members of usatf. Latest news, videos and photos of iaaf times of india. Amendments since the 2012 regulations governing advertising and promotional displays at competitions held under iaaf rules are marked by double lines in the margin. This rule book is designed predominantly to provide technical officials with a practical publication that includes all the changes that have occurred since the last edition.
The iaaf reserves the right to refuse the renewal of a label or to downgrade any race that fails to comply fully with the iaaf label road race regulations. The laa technical committee will assess these changes and will update these rules to reflect any changes which may occur. Click on the article number to download that article. Officials forms a large range of generic officiating forms and other material is posted here so officials can access at any time. Iaaf requirements for planning, constructing, equipping and maintaining iaaf track and field facilities manual 2008 edition. If the athletes are still equal following this rule, it.
In this section you will find the constitution and the rules and regulations of world athletics. World athletics, formerly known as the international amateur athletic federation and international association of athletics federations both abbreviated as iaaf. The iaaf has now published the new competition rulebook 20182019. Throw the official iaaf guide to teaching athletics peter j.
Standard rules for competition of little athletics australia 2015 4 how to use this document. Iaaf 201220 competition rules book bc athletics blog. Two of the principal changes from the previous edition are firstly around the reforms delivered in 2017 to establish the athletics integrity. The south african runner has previously been asked to undertake gender testing by athletics chiefs but no results have. Amendments were approved to the usatf rules of competition at the usatf annual meeting in december 2004, which are immediately effective. This rule book is designed predominantly to provide technical officials with a practical publication that includes all the changes that have occurred since the. However, little athletics is a modified sport, and some modifications to these rules may be made. World rugby needs to learn from iaaf on residency rule in his four years as ireland coach, schmidt has now capped eight foreign players. Table 1 highlights of changes flowed through from iaaf. Although this book contains a considerable number of editorial changes to ensure.648 809 1509 584 417 191 557 108 1360 938 16 1218 197 444 1519 884 57 505 230 417 1410 1221 143 715 263 216 1197 383 1266 128 140 281 1035 1144 693 142 1319 1428 1070 883 1471 522 802 1488 1049 502 962 163