Technical Specifications/Dimensions/Scoring

Steeplechase

[Hurdles ] [Throwing Events ] [Steeplechase ] [Combined Events ]
Effective June 1, 2002
Category Distance
(m)
# of Hurdle
Jumps
# of Water
Jumps
Height
(m)
Youth Boys’ 1500 12 3 0.914
Junior Men’s 3000 28 7 0.914
Senior Men’s 3000 28 7 0.914

The distance from the start to the beginning of the first lap will not include any jumps, the hurdles are removed until the competitors have entered the first lap.