2019 NBNO Entry Guidelines 

 

NOTE: Updated 4/6/19, subject to change

Be sure to check entry and seeding rules which are HEREThere are several important rule changes.  

Note that field event guidelines are shown in meters/feet and inches.

All events have a maximum of 50 except where otherwise noted.  

We accept the first 50 per gender (or a lower number where noted) that have both met the guideline and paid the entry fee.

Championship Events - BOYS

Event Event # Performance
     
100m (FAT only) 1 10.70
200m (FAT only) 3 21.55
400m (FAT only) 5 48.00
800m 7 1:53.50
One Mile# (can use 1500m/1600m as qualifier) 9 4:16.00 (3:58.00)
Two Miles# (can use 3000m/3200m as qualifier) 11 9:20.00 (8:40.00)
5000m# (can use 3200m/2 mile as qualifier) 13 14:50.00 (9:16.00/9:20.00)
110h/100h (FAT only) 15 14.35
400h# (can use 300h as qualifier (FAT only) 17 54.25 (38.25)
2000m Steeplechase# (can use 3kST as qualifier) 19 6:15.0/9:45.0
3000m Walk# 21 15:40.00
Qualifying using Mile (1500m)   8:50.0 (8:10.00)
4x100m* (FAT only) 27 42.65
4x200m* (FAT only) 29 1:29.60
4x400m* 31 3:20.50
4x800m* 33 7:53.00
4x1 Mile* 35 17:45.00
800m Medley* 37 1:36.00
1600m Medley* 39 3:33.00
Distance Medley*& 41 10:17.00
Swedish Relay* (100-200-300-400) 43 2:00.00
Shuttle Hurdle Relay* (limited to one relay team per school/club) 45 1:03.00
High Jump 51 2.03/6-08
Pole Vault 53 4.75/15-07
Long Jump 55 7.11/23-04
Triple Jump 57 14.32/47-00
Shot Put 59 17.83/58-06
Discus 61 53.34/175-00
Javelin 63 56.08/182-00
Hammer 65 54.86/180-00
When using weight throw mark to qualify    18.29/60-00
Decathlon/Heptathlon*** (can use full decathlon score from NBNO 2018 and forward to enter) 67 5,400
When using season bests to qualify   5,800
     

Be sure to check entry and seeding rules which are HERE.  There are several important rule changes.

 

Mixed Event

Event Event # Performance
Championship Mixed 4x400 99 3:42.00

Be sure to check entry and seeding rules which are HERE.  There are several important rule changes.

 

Emerging Elite Events - BOYS

Event Event # Performance
100m-EE (FAT only) 101 10.80
200m-EE (FAT only) 103 21.80
400m-EE (FAT only) 105 48.85
800m-EE 107 1:55.00
One Mile-EE# (can use 1500m/1600m as qualifier) 109 4:20.00 (4:02.00)
Two Miles-EE# (can use 3000m/3200m as qualifier) 111 9:28.00 (8:48.00)
110h/100h (FAT only) 115 14.60
400h-EE# (can use 300h as qualifier FAT only) 117 54.95 (38.95)
4x100m-EE* (FAT only) 127 43.25
4x200m-EE* (FAT only) 129 1:31.30
4x400m-EE* 131 3:23.00
4x800m-EE* 133 8:00.00
800m Medley-EE* 137 1:37.00
1600m Medley-EE* 139 3:37.00
Distance Medley-EE* 141 10:32.00
High Jump-EE 151 1.98/6-06
Pole Vault-EE 153 4.50/14-09
Long Jump-EE 155 6.93/22-09
Triple Jump-EE 157 13.94/45-09
Shot Put-EE 159 16.46/54-00
Discus-EE 161 48.76/160-00
Javelin-EE 163 48.98/164-00
Hammer-EE 165 45.72/150-00
When using weight throw mark to qualify   15.24/50-00

Be sure to check entry and seeding rules which are HEREThere are several important rule changes. 

 

Freshman Events - BOYS (9th graders only)

Event Event # Performance
Freshman 100m (FAT only) 201 11.44
Freshman 200m (FAT only) 203 23.00
Freshman 400m (FAT only) 205 51.90
Freshman 800m 207 2:03.00
Freshman Mile (can use 1500m/1600m as qualifier; MUST be a spring season 2019 time) 209 4:33.00 (4:15.00)
Freshman 2 Mile (can use 3000m/3200m as qualifier) 211 9:55.00 (9:15.00)
Freshman 110m Hurdles - 33" (FAT only) (may qualify with 36" or 39" hurdle time) 215 16.24 (16.74/17.24)
Freshman High Jump 251 1.85/6-01
Freshman Pole Vault 253 3.73/12-03
Freshman Long Jump 255 6.09/20-00
Freshman Triple Jump 257 12.19/40-00
Freshman Shot Put (12lb)
(can qualify with 4k shot)
259 11.27/37-00
(13.71/45-00)
Freshman Discus (1.6kg)
(can qualify with 1k discus)
261 38.10/125-00
(40.84/134-00) 
Freshman Javelin (800kg) 263 42.67140-00

Be sure to check entry and seeding rules which are HEREThere are several important rule changes.  

 

Junior High Events - BOYS (7th and 8th graders only - no entries from athletes in grades higher or lower than those grades will be accepted.  No exceptions.)

Event Event # Performance
Junior High School 100m (FAT only) 301 12.54
Junior High School 200m (FAT only) 303 25.90
Junior High School 400m (FAT only) 305 55.46
Junior High School 800m 307 2:15.50
Junior High Mile (can use 1500m/1600m as qualifier; MUST be a spring season 2019 time) 309 5:08.0 (4:50.00)
Junior High School 2 Mile (can use 3000m/3200m as qualifier) 311 11:00.00 (10:20.00/10:56.00)
Junior High School 110m Hurdles - 33" (FAT only) (may qualify with 36" hurdle time)
 (may also qualify with 100mH time)
315 20.00 (20.50)
 (18.00)
Junior High School High Jump 351 1.62/5-04
Junior High School Pole Vault 353 2.74/9-00
Junior High School Long Jump 355 4.88/16-00
Junior High School Triple Jump 357 10.05/33-00
Junior High School Shot Put (4kg) 
(may qualify with 12 lb shot)
359 10.82/35-06 
(8.38/27-06)
Junior High School Discus (1kg)
(may qualify with 1.6 kg discus)
361 29.80/97-09
(28.04/92-00)
Junior High School Javelin (600g) 363 24.38/80-00

Be sure to check entry and seeding rules which are HERE.  There are several important rule changes.

 

Championship Events - GIRLS

Event Event # Performance
     
100m (FAT only) 2 11.84
200m (FAT only) 4 24.40
400m 6 55.85
800m 8 2:11.90
One Mile# (can use 1500m/1600m as qualifier) 10 4:57.00 (4:37.00)
Two Miles# (can use 3000m/3200m as qualifier) 12 10:42.00 (10:02.00)
5000m# (can use 3000m/3200m/2 mile as qualifier) 14 18:10.00 (10:20.00/11:00.00/11:04.00)
110h/100h (FAT only) 16 14.45
400h# (can use 300h as qualifier) 18 62.50 (43.50)
2000m Steeplechase# (can use 3kST as qualifier) 20 7:15.00 (10:50.00)
3000m Walk# 22 16:25.00
Qualifying using Mile (1500m)   8:15.00 (7:35.00)
4x100m* (FAT only) 28 48.40
4x200m* (FAT only) 30 1:43.80
4x400m* 32 3:58.00
4x800m* 34 9:20.00
4x1 Mile* 36 21:00.00
800m Medley* 38 1:51.40
1600m Medley* 40 4:11.00
Distance Medley*& 42 12:10.00
Swedish Relay* (100-200-300-400) 44 2:20.00
Shuttle Hurdle Relay* (limited to one relay team per school/club) 46 1:04.50
High Jump 52 1.69/5-06.25
Pole Vault 54 3.82/12-06.25
Long Jump 56 5.79/19-00
Triple Jump 58 11.93/39-02
Shot Put 60 13.18/43-03
Discus 62 42.06/138-00
Javelin 64 37.18/122-00
Hammer 66 42.98/141-00
When using weight throw mark to qualify   14.33/47-00
Decathlon/Heptathlon*** (can use full heptathlon score from NBNO 2018 forward to enter) 68 4,200
When using season bests to qualify   4,500
     

Be sure to check entry and seeding rules which are HERE. There are several important rule changes. 

 

Emerging Elite Events - GIRLS

Event Event # Performance
100m-EE (FAT only) 102 12.04
200m-EE (FAT only) 104 24.70
400m-EE (FAT only) 106 56.75
800m-EE 108 2:14.70
One Mile-EE# (can use 1500m/1600m as qualifier) 110 5:03.00 (4:43.00)
Two Miles-EE# (can use 3000m/3200m as qualifier) 112 11:05.00 (10:25.00)
110h/100h (FAT only) 116 14.55
400h-EE# (can use 300h as qualifier) 118 63.80 (44.80)
4x100m-EE* (FAT only) 128 49.00
4x200m-EE* (FAT only) 130 1:46.00
4x400m-EE* 132 4:01.00
4x800m-EE* 134 9:36.00
800m Medley-EE* 138 1:53.50
1600m Medley-EE* 140 4:16.00
Distance Medley-EE* 142 12:32.00
High Jump-EE 152 1.64/5-04.5
Pole Vault-EE 154 3.66/12-00
Long Jump-EE 156 5.64/18-06
Triple Jump-EE 158 11.63/38-02
Shot Put-EE 160 12/34/40-03
Discus-EE 162 39.01/128-00
Javelin-EE 164 33.52/110-00
Hammer-EE 166 38.40/126-00
When using weight throw mark to qualify   12.90/42.00

Be sure to check entry and seeding rules which are HEREThere are several important rule changes.  

 

Freshman Events - GIRLS (9th graders only)

Event Event # Performance
Freshman 100m (FAT only) 202 12.55
Freshman 200m (FAT only) 204 25.44
Freshman 400m (FAT only) 206 58.95
Freshman 800m 208 2:17.40
Freshman Mile  (can use 1500m/1600m as qualifier; MUST be a spring season 2019 time) 210 5:14.00 (4:54.00)
Freshman 2 Mile (can use 3000m/3200m as qualifier) 212 11:35.00 (10:55.00/11:31.00)
Freshman 100m Hurdles - 33" (FAT only) 216 16.18
Freshman High Jump 252 1.60/5-03
Freshman Pole Vault 254 3.15/10-04
Freshman Long Jump 256 5.11/16-09
Freshman Triple Jump 258 10.52/34-06
Freshman Shot Put (4kg) 260 11.20/36-09
Freshman Discus (1kg) 262 34.92/114-07
Freshman Javelin (600g) 264 32.96/108-02

Be sure to check entry and seeding rules which are HEREThere are several important rule changes.  

 

Junior High Events - GIRLS (7th and 8th graders only - no entries from athletes in grades higher or lower than those grades will be accepted.  No exceptions.)

Event Event # Performance
Junior High School 100m (FAT only) 302 13.64
Junior High School 200m (FAT only) 304 28.44
Junior High School 400m (FAT only) 306 62.74
Junior High School 800m 308 2:29.50
Junior High Mile (can use 1500m/1600m as qualifier; MUST be a spring season 2019 time) 310 5:39.00 (5:19.00)
Junior High School 2 Mile (can use 3000m/3200m as qualifier) 312 12:22.80 (11:42.80/12:18.80)
Junior High School 100m Hurdles - 30" (FAT only) (may qualify with 33" hurdle time) 316 21.44 (21.94)
Junior High School High Jump 352 1.45/4-09
Junior High School Pole Vault 354 2.44/8-00
Junior High School Long Jump 356 3.96/13-00
Junior High School Triple Jump 358 8.63/28-04
Junior High School Shot Put (6lb) 360 8.99/29-06
Junior High School Discus (.75kg) 362 24.5/80-06
Junior High School Javelin (600g) 364 18.28/60-00

Be sure to check entry and seeding rules which are HERE.  There are several important rule changes.

 

NOTES

We accept the first 50 per gender (or a lower number where noted) that have both met the guideline and paid the entry fee.

***  --  Decathlon/Heptathlon is limited to first 20 per eventthat both meet the entry standard and pay for the entry.
&   --  Championship Distance Medley is limited to first 12 entries that both meet the entry standard and pay for the entry.

* All star relays are NOT permitted. All athletes on a relay must be from the same school.

# Actual event contested.

Cross country and road races times may not be used for entry or seeding.

Order of Relay Events:
Mixed 4x400: order is team/coaches choice
800m Medley: 100-100-200-400    
1600m Medley: 200-200-400-800    
Distance Medley: 1200-400-800-1600     
Swedish Medley Relay: 100-200-300-400 with start at 200m starting line.      

Entries are accepted on the basis of marks made in the current spring and winter 2018-2019 seasons except for the decathlon/heptathlon only.  Relay performances from the 2018-2019 indoor season may not be used unless all four team members are running on relay entered.   Composite entry times must be comprised of individual races from acceptable meets from the current spring season ONLY. Composites will be accepted in 800 medley, 1600 medley, distance medley, Swedish medley and 4x1 mile ONLY. Under no circumstances will time trial, dual/tri/quad meet marks or relay splits be accepted for entry or seeding purposes; standards must be met in meets of 5 or more teams in individual races.     

Eligibility

2019 Eligibility

Athletes specifically eligible to compete in Championship and Emerging Elite events are:

* Any of those meeting the above requirements may compete even if their graduation date in May or June, 2019 is prior to the date of the 2019 New Balance Nationals Outdoor.

Athletes specifically eligible to compete in Freshman events are:

Athletes specifically eligile to compete in Junior High events are:

ALL athletes must have been born September 1, 1999 or late.

In all cases the athlete must meet entry guidelines as detailed here: NBNO Entry Guidelines

Specifically Ineligible to Compete are:


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