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Age Groups

a person's age is defined through their 'year of birth'

To calculate a person's DSA AGE simple subtract their 'year of birth' from the current year, for example;

2017 [current year] - 2002 [their birth year] = 15 [DSA AGE]

 

Age Group

2017

2018

Sub-Juvenile
9 & under

2008 or later

2009 or later

Juvenile
12 & under

2005 or later

2006 or later

Junior
13, 14 or 15

2002 to 2004

2003 to 2005

Under 21
16 to 20

1997 to 2001

1998 to 2002

Adult
21 to 34

1983 to 1996

1984 to 1997

Masters 1
35 to 49

1968 to 1982

1969 to 1983

Masters 2
50 to 59

1958 to 1967

1959 to 1968

Masters 3
over 60

1957 & earlier

1958 & earlier

 

NOTE: It is important to understand that these Age Groups are how DSA classifies competitors and not the scope of Events a Competition may run. For example a Competition Organiser may combine Age Groups, for example a Masters event may include Age Groups Masters 1, Masters 2 & Masters 3 competitors.