How to Submit a Performance for a Record or Update Existing Record Info
1. Submit your athlete's performance for consideration as a new record or a change to existing record by emailing the performance details including officially published results of a completed meet, meet director contact information (email-telephone#), meet date, event, mark, athlete's name and high school to: firstname.lastname@example.org or
2. Submit all inquiries about posted records by email to: email@example.com
For CT State Record Consideration in Track and Field:
1. The track and field performance by athlete(s) affiliated with a CIAC school must have been made in a completed meet held during the season (all meets prior to and including State Open): (a.) Run in accordance with CIAC and/or National Federation rules; (b.) Involving five or more schools; (c.) In a meet limited to high school contestants who are representing their respective high schools or
2. The track and field performance by athlete(s) affiliated with a CIAC school must have been made in a single gender event in post-season competition in a completed meet either (a) after the Indoor State Open and before the official start of the Outdoor season or (b) after the Outdoor State Open and prior to August 31st in a recognized event in an official, scheduled meet where athlete(s) are: (i) of a high school affiliation or (ii) on a USATF team of same high school affiliation or (iii) as a single competitor in a USATF, AAU sanctioned age group meet. (Extended season meets include but are not limited to: New England Championships, Indoor Nationals, National Scholastic Indoor Championships, Golden West, Outdoor Nationals, USATF Junior Nationals, USATF Youth Games, AAU Juniors, and various State Games, including Nutmeg, Bay, Empire State, etc)
3. All performances must occur on a track of regulation size for the season or a field event facility compliant with state and/or national rules and field event with certified equipment. Throwing events require that implements were measured and verified as legal for competition according to state and/or national rules.
Performances en route to a longer distance finish are not considered for records.
Performances on oversized tracks are not considered for records.
Outdoor track performances in the triple jump, long jump or in any race that is not run around the complete oval of the track requires a reliable wind instrument recording as part of the results to determine that the athlete did not receive assistance from the wind exceeding state/national limits (no tailwind exceeding 4.474 miles per hour (or 2 meters per second).
4. Upon verification that the record was set according to above stipulations as well as by the Meet Director and public, official published meet results, the record will be listed as a State Record. The performance will also be evaluated to determine if further submission is required to New England and/or NFHS record administrators.