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Competition Rules & Regulations

Membership                   

The Association is the governing body for Post-Primary Schools athletics in Ireland and as such is the controlling body of schools athletics.
It is made up of the provincial associations in Connacht, Leinster, Munster and Ulster.                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Age-Groups:

Age groups for boys and girls shall be as follows:

  • Minor:  Under 14 on 1st July in the year of competition
  • Junior:Under 15 on 1st July in the year of competition
  • Intermediate: Under 17 on 1st July in the year of competition
  • Senior: Under 19 on 1st January in the year of competition

Dress Code:    

  • Acceptable dress is a white or plain singlet, or a school singlet.
  • Club singlets, International singlets, fancy T-shirts or unacceptable logos may not be worn
  • Athletes may not run in bare feet.

Devices: No ipods or any other communication device may be used

Rules:

The I.A.A.F. Rule-book shall be used unless otherwise stated. In the event of any conflict between the rules of the I.A.A.F. and the rules set out herein, these rules shall have precedence.

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