1. Jumps and throws except vertical jumps everyone gets three throws or jumps and then top nine go to finals and get three more throws or jumps for a total of six. If there are nine or less everyone gets six throws or jumps.
2. The 1500-meters will be a timed final event. All other running events with 9 or more participants will be run as Prelims and Finals. If there are less than 9 the Prelims be cancelled and the event will be run at the time scheduled for the Finals.
3. Starting blocks shall be provided and used for all races up to and including 400 meters and the lead-off leg of relays where that leg does not exceed 400 meters. They shall not be used for any other race. The athlete does not have to use the starting block. If athlete chooses to use the starting block, they must use the starting block that is provided by the competition. They can not provide their own.