World Athletics Placing Scores

1st place : 60 pts

2nd place : 50 pts

3rd place : 45 pts

4th place : 40 pts

5th place : 35 pts

6th place : 30 pts

7th place : 27 pts

8th place : 25 pts

according to the SCRATCH ranking

Please note that PRIZE MONEY are awarded to A races/events events exclusively
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For information, placing scores in all meeting categories
ATLETICAGENEVE (WCT, Bronze) = "C" column

Place OW DF GW GL A B C D E F
1st 350 240 200 170 140 100 60 40 25 15
2nd 310 210 170 145 120 80 50 35 21 10
3rd 280 185 150 130 110 70 45 30 18 5
4th 250 170 140 120 100 60 40 25 15
5th 230 155 130 110 90 55 35 22 12
6th 215 145 120 100 80 50 30 19 10
7th 200 135 110 90 70 45 27 17
8th 185 125 100 80 60 40 25 15
9th 130 90 70 60
10th 120 80 60 50
11th 110 70 50 45
12th 100 60 45 40
13th 95
14th 90
15th 85
16th 80
Legend (details of all category abbreviations)

Source (as per January 2021): https://www.worldathletics.org/world-ranking-rules/basics


Table 1. Categories of Competitions and scoring according to Discipline

Category

Details

T&F

CE

RR

RW

OW

Olympic Games x x x x
World Athletics Championships x x x x

DF

Diamond League Finals x

GW

World Athletics Indoor Championships x x
World Athletics Cross Country Championships (senior race) x
World Athletics Half Marathon / Road Running Championships x
World Athletics Race Walking Team Championships x
Diamond League Meetings (DL disciplines only) x
World Athletics Continental Tour Gold (Hammer Throw only) x
World Athletics Platinum Label Marathons x

GL

World Athletics Platinum Label Road Races (not including Marathons) x
World Athletics Gold Label Marathons x
Area Senior Outdoor Championships x x x x
World Athletics Race Walking & Combined Events Permit Meetings (other scoring opportunities are categorised according to the respective competitions) x x

A

Major Games (All-African, Asian, Commonwealth, Pan American, European, South American) x x x x
World Athletics Continental Tour Gold Meetings
x
World Athletics Continental Tour Silver & Bronze Meetings (Hammer Throw only and subject to WA Approval)
x
Diamond League Meetings (Additional international events with at least 50% of DL prize money) x
World Athletics Indoor Tour Gold Level Meetings x
World Athletics Gold Label Road Races (Not including Marathons) x
World Athletics Silver & Elite Label Marathons x
Area Senior Indoor Championships x x
Area Senior Race Walking and Marathon Championships (when not part of the Area Championships) x x

B

World Athletics Silver & Elite Label Road Races (Not including Marathons) x
World Athletics Bronze Label Marathons x
Regional Games & Athletics Championships (Universiade, Francophone Games Ibero-American Championships, CAC Games, Balkan Championships) x x x x
World Athletics Continental Tour Silver Meetings x
World Athletics Continental Tour Bronze Meetings (Hammer Throw only and subject to WA Approval) x
Area second tier Championships (European Team Championships Super League) x x x
National Senior Championships (Outdoor T&F/CE, Marathon and 20km/35km*/50km Race Walking) x x x x

C

World Athletics Series - U20 events (World U20, World Cross Country and World Race Walking Team Championships) x x x
World Athletics Continental Tour Bronze Meetings x x x
World Athletics Indoor Tour Silver Meetings x x x
World Athletics Bronze Label Road Races (Not including Marathons) x
Area third tier Championships (Area U23 Championships, European Team Championships 1st League, European Throwing Cup, European 10,000m Cup) and in Similar Events x x x x
Regional Games & Championships (Arab Championships, Mediterranean Games, CISM World Games) x x x x
NCAA Div. I Outdoor Championships x x

D

Regional Games, Championships and Cups - third tier (First and senior division only) x x x x
World Athletics Indoor Tour Bronze Meetings x x x
Area Permit Meetings (not included in WACT) x x
Area fourth tier Championships (Area U20 Championships, Continental Club Championships [first division only], European Team Championships 2nd League) x x x x
Traditional International Meetings: - subject to application and Area approval (e.g.: Finnkampen, Baltic Countries Championships) x x x
National Senior Championships (Indoor and in Similar Events) x x x x
Youth Olympic Games x x

E

International Matches (Subject to World Athletics / Area Permit) x x x
Designated (national permit) meetings and competitions (Subject to MF/World Athletics approval) x x x
Other International Marathons inlcuding WA Label Marathons (If measured and certified) x
Other International Half Marathons and Road Races inlcuding WA Label Road Races(If measured and certified) x
NCAA Div. I Indoor Championships x x
Area U18 Championships x x
European Youth Olympic Festival x x

F

National permit meetings x x x

* From 10 August 2021 the 35km will replace the 50km as the Main Event in this Event Group, with the change applied retrospectively from the beginning of the Ranking Period.

ATLETICAGENEVE - International meeting of Geneva

Since its creation in 1987, ATLETICAGENEVE has been serving athletes by offering the best international competition to Swiss athletes.
Co-founder of the EAP (European Athletics Promotion) circuit, ATLETICAGENEVE is a meeting where athletes adhere to the EAP Code of Conduct on the basis of the participation of athletes who do not cheat in any way.