Athletes specifically eligible to compete are:
Full-time students in grades 9-12 born September 1, 1999 or later.
Home-schooled athletes who meet the age requirements.
Full-time students in grades 7 - 8 who are eligible and competed for a high school team in winter or spring 2019.
* 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.
In all cases the athlete must meet entry guidelines as detailed here: NBNO Entry Guidelines
Specifically Ineligible to Compete are:
Athletes who graduated from high school in 2018 or January 2019.
Those athletes who were in their 5th year or later from 9th grade in the academic year 2018 - 2019.
USATF MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED
(USATF cards may be purchased at registration or at www.usatf.org ). However, we strongly recommend that athletes register on-line and bring to the meet a copy of the completed registration page showing their USATF number or their USATF card.
A photo ID is helpful for identification when obtaining your USATF card at registration.