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All pertinent applications are available below, along with information about record requirements.

You can print out forms for the appropriate event and once they’ve been filled out, photograph or scan the form and supporting documents and email them to:  MTFrecords at usatfmasters.org)

FormS Instructions
Track Only Instructions
Field Only Instructions
Combined Events Only Instructions
Race Walk Only In Progress
World Record Instructions
If you’re unable to submit the application digitally,
you can mail your completed application to

Jeff Brower
10708 Hastings Lane
Austin, TX 78750

Any USATF athlete may submit a record application subsequent to a record-setting performance.

For American Records, forms do NOT need to be submitted for the following competitions:

  • USATF National Masters OR Open Track and Field Championships
  • NCCWMA Masters Championships
  • WMA World Masters Championships

RECORD ACCEPTANCE PROCESS
Record applications are reviewed by the Records Chair. If all requirements are met, the performance will be listed as pending. Pending records are submitted for ratification. The official list of records will be modified following this ratification process. If requirements are not met, the record application is rejected.


Instructions for World Record (WMA) Applications

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Instructions for Combined Events Records Application

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Record Guidelines

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Record Ratification

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Archived Record Applications

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Record Application Status

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Instructions for Field Events Records Application

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Instructions for Track Events Records Application

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