Supplementary Instructions N 3 in Russian
(not ready now)
It is a short issue of the Supplementary
Instructions N 3 - actually for IAO-2013
Participants. Groups of participants. General (# 4.5. of the Acting Statutes/Regulations)
and temporal (according to # 4.5.8. of the Acting Statutes/Regulations)
rules valid for 2013:
[Since founding of the Olympiad]
School children of two groups take part in the Olympiad.
These groups are defined by the following:
For the initial period of the Olympiad (1996-2014) in order to popularisate the
Olympiad the following temporal rules of forming the country's teams are established:
1. Temporal rules for the case of absence of a National
team from a country.
In the case of absence of a National team from a country, the regions,
cities and towns or individuals of this country are responsible (by a permission
of the Olympic Coordinating Council)
to take part in the Olympiad.
Team of region, city, town:
Total numbers of participants and team leaders from a country
should not exceed the numbers of the national
- not more than 2 participants in the younger group.
- not more than 1 participant in the senior group.
- IAO I-Diploma winners and II-Diploma prizewinners (at their previous participation in IAO),
not older than the age limit, who did not used such a possibility before at IAO or APAO.
- exactly 2 team leaders (specialists in astronomy or astronomy education).
2. Status of a country, starting activity in IAO.
For the Olympiads since 2004 only the
countries participating in IAO the first or the second time
(including participating as town teams from the country) are
considered are considered as countries, starting their activity
in IAO. That is for IAO-2013 the following countries are not
considered as countries, starting their activity:
For the Olympiads since 2004 only the countries participating
in IAO the first or the second time (including participating as town teams from the country)
are considered as countries, starting their activity in IAO. That is for IAO-2013
the following countries are not considered as countries, starting their activity:
- Armenia (Am)
- Bulgaria (Bg)
- China (Cn)
- Crimea (Cr)
- Croatia (Hr)
- Czechia (Cz)
- Estonia (Ee)
- Indonesia (Id)
- India (In)
- Italy (It)
- Kazakhstan (Kz)
- Korea (Kr)
- Lithuania (Lt)
- Moscow Land (Ml)
- Romania (Ro)
- Russia (Ru)
- Serbia (Sr)
- Sweden (Se)
- Thailand (Th)
- Ukraine (Ua)
For the initial period of the Olympiad (1996-2014) in order to popularisation
the Olympiad a few temporal rules for membership at IAO are established.
Additionally to the point # 5.1.3.
of the Acting Statutes/Regulations the following special possibitity
is actual for Olympiad 2013:
- 18.104.22.168. [Since Olympiad 2007 for IAO organized at the
"historical territory" and equivalent Olympiads]
for any interested country by special common permission of the Olympic
Advisory Committee and Local Organizing Committee.
Those who are interested to get further information about the Olympiad
are welcome to contact the Advisory
Olympic Committee 2013 in English or Russian.
Dr. Michael G. Gavrilov,
Chairman of the Advisory Olympic Committee
of the XVIII International Astronomy Olympiad (2013),
ISSP of Russ. Acad. Sci., Institute street 2, 142432 Chernogolovka, Moscow region, Russia.
fax: + 7 -(496-52)-28-160