Athletics(Track & Field)

Athletics(Track & Field)

Sport Overview

Track and field is a sport that combines track disciplines (sprints, middle-distance and long-distance running and hurdles) and field disciplines (throws and jumps) that are carried out in an athletics stadium

Event

(General Category)
GenderEventAge Categories
Men100m,200m
400m,800m
1500m
5000m
10000m
30+,35+,40+,45+,50+,55+,60+,65+,70+,75+,80+,85+,90+,95+,100+
80mH70+,75+,80+,85+,90+,95+,100+
100mH50+,55+,60+,65+
110mH30+,35+,40+,45+
200mH80+,85+
300mH60+,65+,70+,75+
400mH30+,35+,40+,45+,50+,55+
2000mSC60+,65+,70+,75+
3000mSC30+,35+,40+,45+,50+,55+
4×100mRTotal Age of four participating athletes:-159, 160-199, 200-239, 240+
A team composed of 4 to 6 athletes in each category shall apply.
4×400mRTotal Age of four participating athletes:-159, 160-199, 200-239, 240+
A team composed of 4 to 6 athletes in each category shall apply.
High Jump
Pole Vault
Long Jump
Triple Jump
Shot Put
Discus
Hammer
Javelin
Weight
Throws Pentathlon
30+,35+,40+,45+,50+,55+,60+,65+,70+,75+,80+,85+,90+,95+,100+
Women100m,200m
400m,800m
1500m
5000m
10000m
30+,35+,40+,45+,50+,55+,60+,65+,70+,75+,80+,85+,90+,95+,100+
80mH40+,45+,50+,55+,60+,65+,70+,75+
100mH30+,35+
200mH70+,75+
300mH50+,55+,60+,65+
400mH30+,35+,40+,45+
2000mSC30+,35+,40+,45+,50+,55+,60+,65+,70+,75+
4×100mRTotal Age of four participating athletes:-159, 160-199, 200-239, 240+
A team composed of 4 to 6 athletes in each category shall apply.
4×400mRTotal Age of four participating athletes:-159, 160-199, 200-239, 240+
A team composed of 4 to 6 athletes in each category shall apply.
High Jump
Pole Vault
Long Jump
Triple Jump
Shot Put
Discus
Hammer
Javelin
Weight
Throws Pentathlon
30+,35+,40+,45+,50+,55+,60+,65+,70+,75+,80+,85+,90+,95+,100+

(Category of Para Events) *To be determined
*Para Events shall be according to the “List of Para Events” and the “Classification Guideline”

Eligibility

1.Applicable to all athletes
Minimum age is 30 (born on or before 18 May 1992)
If a participant has an official record in the event(s) entered between 1 January 2019 and 31 December 2021, he/she is requested to enter it.

2.Category of athletes with impairments (Para Events)
Participants in this category must meet any of the following conditions (necessary information must be entered at the time of application for participation).
As a general rule, the entry and classification in the category of athletes with impairments is based on self-declaration.
In addition, participants cannot make any protest concerning the eligibility of entry and the status of classification. participation qualification and classification.
 (1)Domestic participants
  a)The participant must hold the status determined by the National or International Classification.
  b)The participant has a physical impairment certificate or rehabilitation certificate.
 (2)Overseas participants
  a)The participant must hold the status determined by the National or International Classification.
  b)Persons who wish to participate for conditions other than stated at the item a) must state the content of their impairments when applying. The organiser will comprehensively determine whether the condition is satisfied based on the described contents and reply whether their participation is allowed or not.
In addition, It is possible to participate in both the general section and the Category of athletes with impairments,however including the Category of athletes with impairments Domestic participants may participate in up to two individual events and up to two relay events , Overseas participants may participate in up to five individual events and up to two relay events.
 For the same type (example: general category 100m and category of para events 100m), it is scheduled to be held at the same time, so participation is not possible due to competition management.

Age Requirement


The age as of Tuesday 18 May 2022 shall apply.

In line with the sport-specific rules, an athlete must compete in their designated age group, with your age determined as at 18 May 2022 – the first day of Athletics competition at the Games. For example, if you turn 40 by the first day of competition, you would compete in the 40+ age category.

Sport News

[1st March,2021]We have released the Sports Information Guide with new schedule!

Sports Information Guide

Schedule

Sport Discipline May 2022 Venues
13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Athletics Race Walking                                
Rokko Island West side Course
Track & Field                    
TAKEBISHI Stadium Kyoto・Sub-Field(Nishikyogoku Athletic Park)
10km Road Race                                
Hikone 10km Road Course (The Starting Line: Hikone View Hotel)
Half Marathon                              
Kishu Kuchikumano Marathon Course
EKIDEN                                
Tanabe Sports Park

※The above schedule was created based on the information that is current as of 1st March, 2021. It is subject to change due to various circumstances in the future.

Venue

TAKEBISHI Stadium Kyoto・Sub-Field(Nishikyogoku Athletic Park)

Location 29 Shinmei-cho, Nishikyogoku, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto
Games Accreditation Sports Check-in
Access ・10minutes Walking from Nishi-kyogoku Station to Venue
Official Homepage http://www.kyoto-sports.or.jp/facilities/detail.php?id=4

Sport Check-in

【Date and Time】
 Tuesday, 17 May 2022, 9:00 - 16:30
 Wednesday, 18 May – Monday, 23 May 2022, 8:30 - 16:30
 Tuesday, 24 May 2022, 8:30 - 11:30

【Venue】
 Takebishi Stadium Kyoto (Nishikyogoku Athletic Park)
 In front of the main entrance

【Remarks】
 The athlete Bibs , the program and others will be distributed.

Nearest Village

Masters Village Kyoto

Location 902 Shimogyo-ku, Higashishiokojicho,Kyoto City
Access ・From JR Kyoto Station, take the central exit and go down to the basement level using the escalator. Turn right at the first passage and proceed straight ahead. The next square is “Porta Plaza”.

・From the airport bus drop-off location “Kyoto Station Hachijo-guchi”, proceed to “Hachijo East Exit” of Kyoto Station and go down to the 2nd basement level. Please proceed straight through the underground passage. “Porta Plaza” is on the left at the north gate of Subway Kyoto Station.
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