The Indoor Nationals are a USATF sanctioned event. The meet is not sanctioned by the National High School Federation. The meet requirement is that students are legitimate high school or middle school high school students. Student-athletes do not represent their high school in any way at this meet, but compete unattached or for clubs. All entry fees are expected to be paid by the individuals or clubs.
Athletes specifically eligible to compete in Championship and Emerging Elite events are:
Athletes specifically eligible to compete in Freshman events are:
Athletes specifically eligible to compete in Middle School events are:
ALL athletes must have been born September 1, 2001 or later. In all cases the athlete must meet entry standards as detailed here: https://www.nationalscholastic.org/indoor_nationals/standards/
(USATF cards may be purchased at www.usatf.org).
A photo ID is REQUIRED when picking up your packet at registration.
For eligibility rules for transgender athletes, please click HERE.