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4th IAAF World Youth Championships in Athletics, Marrakesh, MAR - 13/17 July 2005


Entry Standards - Boys

Event Fully Automatic Timing Hand Timing
100 Metres 11.55 11.3
200 Metres 23.10 22.9
400 Metres 50.50 50.4
800 Metres 1:59.00
1500 Metres 4:03.00
3000 Metres 8:55.00
110 Metres Hurdles 14.40 14.2
400 Metres Hurdles 55.55 55.4
2000 Metres Steeplechase 6:10.00
High Jump 1.98
Pole Vault 4.50
Long Jump 6.90
Triple Jump 14.25
Shot Put 17.30
Discus Throw 50.00
Hammer Throw 60.00
Javelin Throw 58.00
Octathlon 5300 points
10,000 Metres Race Walk 48:40.00
Medley Relay No Standard

Entry Standards - Girls

Event Fully Automatic Timing Hand Timing
100 Metres 12.75 12.5
200 Metres 25.90 25.7
400 Metres 57.90 57.8
800 Metres 2:17.00
1500 Metres 4:35.00
3000 Metres 9:40.00
100 Metres Hurdles 14.70 14.5
400 Metres Hurdles 62.50 62.4
High Jump 1.73
Pole Vault 3.50
Long Jump 5.75
Triple Jump 11.80
Shot Put 12.60
Discus Throw 40.50
Hammer Throw 46.00
Javelin Throw 42.00
Heptathlon 4200 points
5000 metres Race Walk 25:25.00
Medley Relay No Standard
Entry Rules

  • Performances must be achieved during the period 1.1.2004 to 30.06.2005

  • Performances must be achieved during an official competition organised in conformity with IAAF rules

  • Performances must be achieved during competitions organised or sanctioned by the IAAF, its Area Associations or its National Member Federations. Thus, results achieved at university or school competitions must be certified by the National Federation of the country in which the competition was organised

  • Performances achieved in mixed events (between male and female participants), held completely in the stadium, will not be accepted (IAAF Rule 147) except for Oceania

  • Wind assisted performances (IAAF Rules) will not be accepted

  • Indoor performances will be accepted