Only competitors who meet the following conditions may take part in the event:
a) Be a national of the country they represent
b) Be at least 17 and less than 25 years of age.
c) Students who are currently officially registered as proceeding towards a degree or diploma at a university or similar institute whose status is recognized by the appropriate national academic authority of their country
d) Former students of the institutions who have obtained their academic degree or diploma in the year preceding the event
With reference the IWF Anti-Doping Policy, the Athletes who are not listed in the IWF’s Registered Testing Pool and who want to enter an IWF Event shall nevertheless register to the ADAMS system and submit proper whereabouts information at least 2 months before the IWF Event in question. The Athletes who do not comply with this provision are not eligible to compete.