Date: Monday, July 26 – Sunday, August 1, 2021

Location: University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL

*Please read the update regarding the Junior Olympics for the 2021 season. You can find the “Guidelines of Participation” along with other helpful links and information below. Also, please check back periodically as information is subject to change.*

6/11/21 – “If you are attending the Youth National or Junior Olympic, please note you must 1) must wear mask and 2) complete a daily questionnaire. In order to receive a coaches bands, coaches must be vaccinated. Please be prepared to present card. Athletes must take a COVID-19 test or present poof of vaccines. Officials, must be vaccinated. – USATF Gulf Association”


6/7/21 – “Attention: Just received confirmation from USATF. Registration into the Junior Olympic will be based on the 1st come 1st serve basis. – USATF Gulf Association”


5/4/21 – “Due to the extenuating circumstances caused by the COVID-19 pandemic throughout the country, Rule 306 Junior Olympics Program (found in 2021 USATF Competition Rules) cannot be followed in its entirety. Therefore, the Youth Division, with support, and cooperation from the Association Executive Committee and endorsement of the National Office, has decided that for the competition year 2021, local Association and Regional Championship meets will not serve to qualify youth athletes into the National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championship in Jacksonville, Florida on July 26 – August 01, 2021.

Although there will be no advancement requirements (Association or Region ), in an effort to preserve the integrity of the JOTF National Championship suggested “Guidelines of Participation” for direct entry into the 2021 USATF National Junior Olympic Championships will be provided shortly. These guidelines will be posted on-line (www.usatf.org) and on athletic.net (registration site). Athletes and coaches are encouraged to review these suggested “Guidelines for Participation” when considering entry into this National Championship.

USATF remains committed to protecting the health, safety and welfare of our athletes, officials, volunteers, staff and guests while making every effort to resume offering our youth athletes an opportunity to compete in a safe and secure environment.

If further information is required, please contact Robin Beamon (robin.beamon@usatf.org).

Youth Programs


130 E. Washington St., Suite 800

Indianapolis, IN 46204”



Guidelines of Participation

(updated 5.14.21)

JO Passport

(updated 5.13.21)

Hotel Information

(be sure to tell them you are staying for the USA Track and Field 2021 National Junior Olympic Championships to receive discounted and group rates)

Schedule of Events

(updated 5.12.21)

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