FOR THE U.S. BEACH NATIONALS

All age-group weight classes to be determined after weigh-ins using the blocked weight system.

Bantam: (Born 2008-2009)

Intermediate: (Born 2006-2007)

Novice: (Born 2004-2005)

Schoolboy/girl: (Born 2002-2003)

Cadet: (Born 2000-2001)

Junior*: (Born September 1, 1996 & after, plus enrolled in grades 9-12)

Senior Men: (Born 1996 or before; 1997-1998 with medical certificate) 70 KG, 80 KG, 90 KG, +90 KG

Senior Women: (Born 1996 or before; 1997-1998 with medical certificate) 60 KG, 70 KG, +70 KG

Veterans: (May be combined based on the number of participants) 

Div. A: Born during the years of 1984 through 1991

Div. B: Born during the years of 1976 through 1983

Div. C: Born during the years of 1968 through 1975

Div. D: Born during the years of 1961 through 1967

Div. E: Born 1960 and before.

International Athletes (including Canadians), are eligible in all age group divisions, excluding the Senior age group divisions (Men and Women).

*JUNIOR DIVISION: Athletes shall be considered eligible to compete in Junior Division competitions if he/she is currently attending high school, or participating in a program considered by the State's Department of Education to be fulfilling the athlete's requirements for graduation from an accredited high school program, or if a summer event, attended high school, or participated in a program considered by the State's Department of Education to be fulfilling the athlete's requirements for graduation from an accredited high school program the Spring semester just prior to the summer event. In addition, the athlete has only four consecutive years to compete in the Junior Division once his/her class begins the ninth grade.