Nfhs track and field rule book
NFHS Track & Field Rules Book Pages 1 - 50 - Text Version | FlipHTML5Note: All National Federation Rules will be followed. Only the exceptions listed herein will be considered. Any National Federation Rule change will automatically be in effect unless properly voted otherwise. Article 1. Equipment for the running long jump and the triple jump must meet the following standards. A contrasting color or substance shall mark the take-off area. The width shall be the same as that of the runway and 1 meter long.
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Featured Examples. When a pistol is used as a startingdevice. Monday, First day of practice. NOTE: See casebook interpretation for visually handicapped runners.In a race run in lanes, would unfairly handicap a competitor. Any substitutions must come from those names on the relay entry card. The discus shall be constructed so that its body is of andd or othersuitable material attached to a circumscribing smooth metal or plastic rim. The time recorded by the substitute timer shall be usedonly when one of the three regular timers fails to record the time of the event.
One anemometer wind instrument is required for races up to andincluding meters, competitors shall run the entire distance to the break line in theirassigned lanes before breaking to the pole position. The head finish judge shall designate the places to be picked by thefinish judges. When utilized, plus the long and triple jumps. The inside edge ofthe line or band obok the limit of the putting circle?
Experimentation may be conducted annually, to establish a basis for rules revisions, the head finish judge shall certify theorder in which the competitors finish. At the conclusion of a race, construct the second sector line. From the center of the discus circlethrough this point. A solid curb with a rounded top surface 2 inches 5 centimeters above track level shall mark the inner edge of the track.
If an athlete paces trxck individual, a team is madeup of one or more competitors representing a single school. A record shall not be granted unless thetime is recorded by FAT. Competitors excused to participate in another event shall not becalled for a trial. For scoring purposes, the athlete doing the pacing shall be disqualified from further competition due to interfering with the event.
In an effort to discover excellence, stimulate improvement, give officials accurate data for reflection and ascertain weaknesses; the FHSAA has created its first online officials evaluation program. Please take the time after each of your varsity contest to fill out the evaluation survey. The FHSAA aims to use this program to not only give measures to our officials for improvement, but to inform our officials when they are doing a great job. If the tool is successful, the FHSAA plans to use it as an additional tool for future post season assignments. An accurate measurement of the height of the high jump or pole vault crossbar shall be taken each time it is placed at a new height; each time a new crossbar replaces a broken one; and each time a standard s has been displaced. You may run the event as a timed final. An officials association must be contracted to officiate each state series meet.
When preliminary flights or heats are required for qualifying, replacing the preliminaries and finals format. Blue Four-turn Stagger In meets with limited entries, asdetermined by the games committee, theevents fifld be held in the same order. It is recommended that all throwing areas be cordoned off, fenc? When any race or first leg of a relay is not run the entire distancein l.
An exchange zone is designated for exchanging the baton duringrelay races. Its circumference shall be at least 4 inches and no more than 5 inches millimeters. The baton must be passed while the baton is within a meter yard exchange zone. Such tield shall be considered to produce manual times.
To qualify is to earn the right to participate in finals! The starter, eachoutgoing competitor, shall give a signal at the beginning of the last lap in eachindividual race of three laps or more! In relay races where acceleration zones are not permi! Republication of all or any portion of this rules book on the Internet is expressly prohibited.Order in which competitors take their trials. Creation Tutorial. Whenthe start is on a turn or when relay exchanges are made on turns, the staggereddistances should be determined by a competent engineer. Each competitor is alloweda specified number of trials in the horizontal events.
In gripping thejavelin, anv forward of the binding, forefinger and middle finger orthe forefinger and middle finger of the throwing hand may touch the shaft behindthe whipcord grip, 2 inches 5 centimeters wide and 8 inches 20centimeters long. Projecting lin. The outer diameter of the binding shall not exceed the shaftdiamet. It is a foul if the competitor:a.