AGE GROUPS

 

Age groups are determined by the age of the competitor on December 31 of the first year of the current season.  The following age categories are recognized by the USASA for both men and women, snowboarders and freeskiers for the season in Slopestyle, Halfpipe, BoarderCross/SkierCross; snowboarders only in Slalom and Giant Slalom:

 

Ruggie (7 under)

Grommet (8-9)

Menehune (10-11)

Breakers (12-13)

Youth (14-15)

Juniors (16-17)

Jams (18-22)

Senior (23-29)

Master (30-39)

Legend (40-49)

Kahuna (50-59)

Methuselah (60 & over)

Open Class

Adaptive

 

The following age categories are recognized by the USASA for both men and women,

snowboarders and skiers in Rail Jam & *Banked Slalom (Exhibition Event):

 

9 & Under

10 to 13

14 & Over

Open Class