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Age Groups

An athlete’s age group shall be determined by his date of birth. Throughout any Championships, an athlete shall compete in the age group for which he qualifies on the first competition day (27/7-2017) for those Championships and in no other age group except as allowed by specific team and relay rules. Competition shall be conducted only in the following age groups denominated as follows (WMA Handbook Rule 141):    

 

Age

Male

Female

Birthday

35-39

M35

W35

28/07/1977- 27/07/1982

40-44

M40

W40

28/07/1972- 27/07/1977

45-49

M45

W45

28/07/1967- 27/07/1972

50-54

M50

W50

28/07/1962- 27/07/1967

55-59

M55

W55

28/07/1957- 27/07/1962

60-64

M60

W60

28/07/1952- 27/07/1957

65-69

M65

W65

28/07/1947- 27/07/1952

70-74

M70

W70

28/07/1942- 27/07/1947

75-79

M75

W75

28/07/1937- 27/07/1942

80-84

M80

W80

28/07/1932- 27/07/1937

85-89

M85

W85

28/07/1927- 27/07/1932

90-94

M90

W90

28/07/1922- 27/07/1927

95-99

M95

W95

28/07/1917- 27/07/1922

100+

M100

W100

Before and including

27/07/1917