Every two years or so, USASF will make amendments to the age and division requirements. Today, 1/25/17, they released new rules that will go into effect August 1, 2017. These rules do not affect the current 16-17 season, Worlds 2017, Summit 2017, or D2 Summit 2017.

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2017 – 2018 Age Grid

“The age of the competitor as of August 31, 2017 will be the age used for competition purposes for the 2017-2018 season for all club divisions.” – USASF for non-international divisions.

(Updated 5/12/17 to reflect USASF’s changes)

  • Tiny Pre-Team: 3-6 years old
  • Tiny: 5-6 years old
  • Mini: 5-8 years old
  • Youth: 5-11 years old
  • Junior: 5-14 years old
  • Senior levels 1-5 restricted (non-Worlds Divisions): 10-18 years old
  • Senior level 5: 12-18 years old
  • Open level 4: 17 years and older
  • Open Level 5: 14 and older
  • Open Level 6: 17 and older

For International Divisions

Open Level 5 Teams

“An athlete must be at least 14 years of age on or before December 31, 2018. Please note: Athletes that are not 14 on or before December 31, 2017 may not compete with an International Open Level 5 team before November 1, 2017.” – USASF page 4

Open Level 6 Teams 

“An athlete must be at least 17 years of age on or before December 31, 2018. Please note: Athletes that are not 17 on or before December 31, 2017 may not compete with an International Open Level 6 team before November 1, 2017.” – USASF page 4

2017 – 2018 Level 5 Divisions

  • Senior XSmall 5
    • Ages 12 – 18
    • No Males
    • 5-14 Members
  • Senior Small 5 
    • Ages 12-18
    • No Males
    • 15-22 Members
  • Senior Medium 5 
    • Ages 12-18
    • No Males
    • 23-30 Members
  • Senior Large 5 
    • Ages 12-18
    • No Male
    • 31-38 Members
  • Senior XSmall Coed 5
    • Ages 12-18
    • 1-2 Males
    • 5-14 Members
  • Senior Small Coed 5
    • Ages 12-18
    • 1-5 Males
    • 5-22 Members
  • Senior Medium Coed 5
    • Ages 12-18
    • 1-8 Males
    • 5-30 Members
  • Senior Large Coed 5
    • Ages 12-18
    • 1-19 Males
    • 5-38 Members
  • International Open 5 
    • Ages 14 and older
    • No Males
    • 5-24 Members
  • International Open Small Coed 5 
    • Ages 14 and older
    • 1-4 Males
    • 5-24 Members
  • International Large Coed 5 
    • Ages 14 and older
    • 5-12 Males
    • 5-24 Members
  • International Open 6 
    • Ages 17 and older
    • No Males
    • 5-24 Members
  • International Open Small Coed 6 
    • Ages 17 and older
    • 1-4 Males
    • 5-24 Members
  • International Open Large Coed 6 
    • Ages 17 and older
    • 5-15 Males
    • 5-24 Members

Full age and division Grid – Page 2 of the USASF document.