To the attention of all athletes, coaches and athletes’ representatives!
The list of competitions that are banned for Russian athletes participation includes Olympic Games, World Championships, European Championships and any team competitions where the Russian National team can be represented in any way, also including one-day and many-day meetings that are part of the international calendar of IAAF, EA and other Areas, international matches, Cups, etc.
The list international competitions for Desember-February in which Russian are not allowed to compete
All the athletes that are included into the list of the current Russian National teams (all age categories)are not allowed to compete abroad for the whole period of suspension of ARAF.
Masters are not allowed to compete in competitions, matches and other events sanctioned by IAAF and EA.
Russia cannot be the host of any international competitions under IAAF Competitions Rule 1.1 during the whole period of suspension of ARAF.
Participation (as well as organisation) in National competitions is allowed for all Russian athletes.
IAAF Competitions Rules:
1. The following are International Competitions:
(a) (i) Competitions included in the World Athletics Series.
(ii) The Athletics programme of the Olympic Games.
(b) The Athletics programme of Area, Regional or Group Games not confined to participants from a single Area where the IAAF does not have exclusive control.
(c) Regional or Group Championships in Athletics not confined to participants from a single Area.
(d) Matches between teams from different Areas representing Members or Areas or combinations thereof.
(e) International Invitation Meetings and competitions which are categorised by the IAAF as part of the global structure and approved by the Council.
(f) Area Championships and other intra-Area competitions organised by an Area Association.
(g) The Athletics programme of Area, Regional or Group Games, and Regional or Group Championships in Athletics confined to participants from a single Area.
(h) Matches between teams representing two or more Members or combinations thereof within the same Area, with the exception of U18 and U20 category competitions.
(i) International Invitation Meetings and competitions, other than those referred to in Rule 1.1(e), where appearance fees, prize money and/or the value of non-cash prizes exceed USD 50,000 in total, or USD 8,000for any one event.
(j) Area programmes similar to those referred to in Rule 1.1(e).