FSRC Training Programs - Youth Participation Policy

Board approved 15 February 2017

Youth under the age of 18 are permitted to participate in FSRC training programs, under certain conditions.

There are age limitations based on the training program the youth has registered for.

Distance of Training Program

Minimum Age for Independent Training

5K

14

8K / 5 Mile

15

Half Marathon

16

Marathon

18

Independent Training

For some training program distances, minors are allowed to train independently as identified above. However, for all cases when a minor is in a program, the parent must sign a waiver showing that Frederick Steeplechasers Running Club is not responsible for the minor’s care during the activity.