Track & Field

Track & Field

 

 

 

COMMISSIONER
Rob Collins
Commissioner since 2017
 
Competition Dates: 
Saturday, July 21 (all events except hammer & weight throw) 
Sunday, July 22  (hammer & weight throw only)
 
Competition Sites: 
Main Meet: TBD
Pole Vault: TBD
Hammer & Weight Throw: U.S. Air Force Academy Outdoor Track (2168 Field House Dr., USAFA, CO) 
 
 
** Spectator admission will be charged at main meet competition site.  Athletes and coaches will be admitted free of charge. Click here for details.    
 
 
PARTICIPANT ENTRY FEES AND DEADLINES

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Registration Deadline (July 18)
Fee: $35 for up to three events; $5 for each additional event after three
 
All athletes participating in Track & Field must sign the following USATF waiver/release form before participating.  To expedite this process, download the waiver, read, sign and bring it to check in prior to competing.  Children who are under 18 must have a parent or legal guardian sign.  
 
 
Military Support Program:  
The Military Support Program has been created to allow active duty and retired service members, their spouses and dependents to participate in the Rocky Mountain State Games at up to a 50% discount off the normal registration fees. For Military Registration Assistance applications and more information, visit the Military Support Program webpage. 
 
COMPETITION FORMAT DETAILS
 
Gender
 
Male
 
Female
 
 
 
Divisions
                                      
8 & Under
50-54
9-10
55-59
11-12
60-64
13-14
65-69
15-16
70-74
17-18
75-79
19-29
80-84
30-39
85-89
40-49
90+
 
 
Events
 
50 Meters (8 & under, 40+)
300 Meter Hurdles**(14+Male/Female) 
100 Meters
400 Meter Hurdles**(15+Male/Female)
200 Meters
High Jump
400 Meters
Long Jump
800 Meters
Triple Jump (13+ only)
1500 Meters
Shot Put *
1500 Meters Technical Race Walk (50+ only)
Discus *
3000 Meters (11-14 only)
Hammer Throw (50+ only)
5000 Meters (13+ only) 
Power Walk (50+ only)
80 Meter Hurdles **
(11-12 Male/Female, 40-59 Female, 70-79 Male) 
Pole Vault (13+ Only)
100 Meter Hurdles **
(13-14 Male, 13-39 Female, 50-69 Male)  
Weight Throw (50+ Only)
110 Meter Hurdles **
(15-49 Male)
Javelin
 
*Throwing Implements                                                                                                                                              
Shot Put
 
Discus  
Boys 12 & Under
6 lbs
Boys 14 & Under 1 kg
Boys 13-14
4 kg
Men 15-18 1.6 kg
Men 15-18
12 lbs
Men 19-49 2 kg
Men 19-49
16 lbs
Men 50-59 1.5 kg
Men 50-59
6 kg
Men 60+ 1 kg
Men 60-69
5 kg
Women 74 & Under 1 kg
Men 70-79
4 kg
Women 75+ .75 kg
Men 80+
3 kg
   
Girls 14 & Under
6 lbs
   
Women 15-49
4 kg
   
Women 50-74
3 kg
   
Women 75+
2 kg
   
 
Hammer (50+ Only)
 
Weight Throw (50+ Only)  
Men 50-59
6kg
Men 50-59 25 lb
Men 60-69
5kg
Men 60-69 20 lb
Men 70+
4kg
Men 70+ 16 lb
Women 50-74
3kg
Women 50-59 16 lb
Women 75+
2kg
Women 60-74 12 lb
    Women 75+ 4 kg
 
Javelin
 
Boys & Girls 12 & Under - mini javelin
300g
Boys & Girls 13-14
600g
Men 15-49
800g
Men 50-59
700g
Men 60-69
600g
Men 70+
400g
Women 15-49
600g
Women 50-74
500g
Women 75+
400g

**Hurdle Heights
 
80 M
100 M
110 M
300 M
400 M
30"
11-12 Female  
40-59 Female  
11-12 Male
70-79 Male                   
13-14 Female
 
 14+ Female
15-75+ Female
33"
 
15-39 Female
13-14 Male
60-69 Male
 
 
 
36"
 
50-59 Male
 
 14+ Male
15-75+ Male
39"
 
 
15-18 Male
30-49 Male
 
 
42"
 
 
19-29 Male
 
 
 
Note: Age determination date is December 31, 2018, however if record attempts are being made at the Rocky Mountain State Games Track & Field meet, please confirm you are in the correct division by USATF sanctioning rules and age calculation dates.
Age calculation date for all National Senior Games senior divisions 50+: December 31, 2018 (must be 50 by 12/31/2018)

Competition Rules and Format:
The Official Rules of USA Track and Field (www.usatf.org) will govern competition. This is a sanctioned event of the Colorado Association of USA Track & Field.  Competition will consist of final heats. Athletes participating in field events are expected to provide their own implements and instruments and present them to the Weights & Measures Official prior to competition. For the complete implement reference sheet, click hereAthletes will be required to provide proof of age with a driver’s license, passport or birth certificate, upon request from the RMSG Commissioner.
 
National Senior Games qualifying rules apply to senior divisions. Please click here for the complete 2019 NSG rulebook. Power Walk: One foot must be on the ground at all times. Loss of contact with ground is prohibited. Race Walk: Athletes must use proper race walking techniques or risk disqualification. Athletes must not wear clothing that could impede the view of the judges. All race walking events will be conducted in accordance with USA Track & Field rules, except as modified herein. For a copy of these rules, please write or call: USA Track & Field, 132 East Washington St., Suite 800, Indianapolis, IN 46204, 317-261-0500 or visit www.usatf.org.
 
Pole Vault:
Pole Vault will be run in two groups: Group 1 (start time TBD): Starting heights 1.55m (5’1") to 3.05m (10’), Group 2 (30 minutes following Group 1): Starting heights 3.20 (10’ 6") and higher. Each group will be composed of all ages and genders based upon starting height. Following the Group 2 competition, all of the results for each age group and gender will be combined and finalized to determine the event results for each age and gender.  Ties will not be broken. 
 
Hammer & Weight Throw:
The RMSG Hammer & Weight Throw events will be conducted at the U.S. Air Force Academy Track located on the U.S. Air Force Academy on Sunday, July 22 For the complete implement reference sheet, click here. Questions specific to hammer & weight throw can be addressed to Tim Edwards at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or (303) 724-0606.
 
*The RMSG has a NO REFUND policy.  Click Here for details on eligibility, inclement weather, refunds, etc.
 
COMPETITION SCHEDULE
Detailed competition schedule of events will be posted closer to the event. Competition schedule is tentative and may change based on final registrations. 
 
Saturday, July 21  (ROLLING MEET SCHEDULE TO BE POSTED SOON; SUBJECT TO CHANGE BASED ON FINAL REGISTRATIONS)
8:00 a.m. - Start time - Rolling Schedule (ALL EVENTS EXCEPT HAMMER & WEIGHT THROW)
 
 
Sunday, July 22
U.S. Air Force Academy Track: 9:30 a.m. - Start time (HAMMER & WEIGHT THROW ONLY)