1. Meeting:IAAF World Relays YOKOHAMA 2019
2. Organiser : International Association of Athletics Federations – IAAF
3. Managing Organisation : Japan Association of Athletics Federations – JAAF
4. Co-managing Organisation : Yokohama City
5. Supporting Managing Organisation : Incorporated Foundation KANAGAWA RIKUJYOU KYOUGI KYOUKAI
6. Supporting Organizations: Yomiuri Shimbun
7. IAAF Partner:ASICS Japan Corp., Qatar National Bank, SEIKO HOLDINGS CORPORATION, TDK Corporation
8. Official IAAF Supplier: MONDO
9. National Partner: Earth Corporation
10. National Supplier: CERESPO CO.,LTD, TOBU TOP TOURS CO., LTD.
11. Date : 11-12 May 2019
12. Venue : International Stadium Yokohama
9 events(Men 3, Women 3 Mixed 3)
Men: 3 events(Heat, Final): 1)4x100mR 2)4x200mR 3)4x400mR
Women: 3 events(Heat, Final): 1)4x100mR 2)4x200mR 3)4x400mR
Mixed: 3 events(Heat, Final): 1)4x400mR 2)Shuttle Hurdles Relay 3)2x2x400mR *3)Final only
Any athlete aged at least 16 on 31 December 2019 (born in 2003 or earlier) may compete.Athletes younger than 16 years on 31 December 2019 (born in 2004 or later) may not compete.
A maximum of one team from any one Member can compete in each relay event and a maximum of six athletes may be entered for each Relay Team. Any four athletes among those entered for the competition, may then be used in the composition of the team.
The remaining Teams (up to 24) will be determined through the IAAF World Lists in the same qualification period.
The Host Country of the IAAF World Relays may enter one team in each event regardless of any Entry Standard.
Entry Standards are established for the 4x100m and 4x400m as follows:
Men: 4x100m: 39.10 4x400m: 3:05.00
Women: 4x100m: 44.20 4x400m: 3:34.70
There will be no Entry Standards for the other relay events.
15. Competition Rules:The meeting will be conducted in accordance with the rules and regulations of the IAAF.
16.Competition Awards and Prize Money:
The top eight teams in each event will be awarded the prize money by the IAAF.
The award ceremony will not be held after the end of each event.
17. The top ten placed teams in the 4 x 100m and 4 x 400m events and the top twelve placed teams in the 4 x 400m Mixed event at the IAAF World Relays shall automatically qualify for the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019.
The top eight placed teams of the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019 shall automatically qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
18. Local Organising Committee:
Japan Association of Athletics Federations
Odakyu Dai-ichi Seimei Building 17F 2-7-1 Nishi-Shinjuku Shinjuku JAPAN
Team Manual：PDF download