Age Eligibility

Junior Olympics Age Eligibility for the 2020 season (September 1, 2019 – August 31, 2020).

A player’s age as of December 31 determines the age in which the player is eligible to play the following year.

10-Under Age Classification. A player born after December 31, 2008 is ELIGIBLE.

12-Under Age Classification. A player born after December 31, 2006 is ELIGIBLE.

14-Under Age Classification. A player born after December 31, 2004 is ELIGIBLE.

16-Under Age Classification. A player born after December 31, 2002 is ELIGIBLE.

18-Under Age Classification. A player born after December 31, 2000 is ELIGIBLE.

Players of a younger age classification may play in older age classifications, but an older age classification player may not play in the younger age classification.

Age Eligibility Table

YoB= Year of Birth

SEASON 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
2001 YoB  18U
2002 YoB  18U  18U
2003 YoB  16U 18U 18U
2004 YoB  16U  16U 18U 18U
2005 YoB 14U 16U 16U 18U 18U
2006 YoB 14U  14U 16U 16U 18U 18U
2007 YoB 12U 14U 14U 16U 16U 18U 18U
2008 YoB 12U 12U 14U 14U 16U 16U 18U
2009 YoB 10U 12U 12U 14U 14U 16U 16U
2010 YoB 10U 10U 12U 12U 14U 14U 16U
2011 YoB 10U 10U 12U 12U 14U 14U
2012 YoB 10U 10U 12U 12U  14U
2013 YoB 10U 10U  12U  12U
2014 YoB  10U  10U  12U
2015 YoB  10U  10U
2016 YoB  10U