2019 Elite Athlete Health Insurance (EAHI) Criteria

 

  • Any athlete(s) ranked in the top – 14 of the IBSA Judo Rankings as of September 1, 2019 will be eligible for EAHI.

  • Additionally, up to 2 discretionary slots will be available for athlete(s) who have been injured therefore unable to compete in the last 6 months and/or athletes who have switched their weight class but are demonstrating a consistent positive performance trajectory in raking in the new weight class. USOC will have final approval on discretionary athletes as recommend by the USA Judo Para High Performance Committee.

  • Athletes eligible for EAHI must be actively training for the Tokyo Paralympic Team and deemed to be a medal contender in 2020.