Minimum Age Criteria
The minimum age to participate varies depending on the race distance:
- For a 5k event, the minimum age is 11 years old.
- If you're eyeing a 10k, the minimum age requirement is 15 years old.
- Planning to conquer a Half Marathon? Participants need to be at least 17 years old.
- Ultra Trail races set the bar at a minimum age of 20.
Age Limits Determination
These age limits are determined by the governing body of athletics/running to ensure participant safety and suitability for the race distance.