Age divisions follow usual UNAA breakdown: 7-Under (ages 6-7), 9-Under (ages 8-9), 11-Under (ages 10-11), 13-Under (ages 12-13), 15-Under (ages 14-15), 16-39 Amateur, 40+ Masters, Pro. Athletes must CHOOSE ONE class to compete in and will remain in that class for duration of the season. 13+ may compete in Amateur or Pro class if they so choose, but will HAVE to remain in the that class for duration of season.
Any Adult (13 or older) may compete in Pro Class or Amateur class but MUST compete in PRO if athlete in the last THREE years has been to the National Finals on ANW, been in the Top 10 Pro class at UNAA Finals, NNL Finals, Rockford Ninja Finals, AWG Finals, FINA Finals, or UNX Finals. If you meet any ONE of these requirements you are considered PRO.
Amateur to Pro – If you were an Amateur in UNAA and made Top 5 at the UNAA World Finals, you must now compete as a PRO.
If any qualified PRO athlete violates these rules and is “competing down” into the Amateur classes, they will be disqualified from the competition and required to forfeit all earnings.