Masters I: Age 40 - 59
Masters II: Age 60+
All athletes must be a Massachusetts resident, or a full time member of a Massachusetts based Track club
Masters athletes can choose to compete in the open or masters division on an event by event basis
Athletes choosing to enter events as an open athlete must register using the open division entry form, pay the qualifier entry fee, and pay the finalist fee if they qualify
Athletes who choose to enter both open and masters events must register with the proper form and pay the appropriate fee
The events offered are below:
Athletes may enter two running events and one field event. OR two field events and one running event. All entry applications must be received one week prior to competition. No on site registration will be allowed.
Key for Schedule: MM = Mens Masters, WM = Womens Masters
USATF rules will be followed
USATF membership is not required to enter
The starting block requirement will be waived. Blocks can be used by competitors who wish to use them
All four Bay State Games regional track and field qualifiers as well as the finals will be sanctioned meets by USA Track and Field. The sanction number for the 2017 Bay State Games Track and Field competition will be posted when it is received
Participants in the 100 meter, 200 meter, and 400 meter must provide a seed time on their application. Seed times can be updated until one week prior to the competition by contacting the Bay State Games office. Athletes who do not provide a seed time will be dropped from the event. Seed times will not be accepted on the day of the event.