The following Athletes shall be considered to be National-Level Athletes for the purposes (e.g., Testing, TUEs, whereabouts, and Results Management) shall apply to such Athletes:
1. Athletes who are members or license holders of any National Federation in Turkmenistan or any other organization affiliated with a National Federation including associations, clubs, teams or leagues.
2. Athletes who participate or compete at any Competition, Event, or activity, which is organized, recognized, or hosted by a National Federation, by any affiliated association, organization, club, team, or league or by the Government or a university in Turkmenistan.
3. Any other Athlete who by virtue of an accreditation, a license or any other contractual arrangement, falls within the competence of a National Federation in Turkmenistan or any affiliated association, organization, club, team, or league in Turkmenistan for the purposes of fighting doping in sport in Turkmenistan.
4. Athletes who participate in any activity organized, recognized, or hosted by a National Event organizer or any other national league and which is not otherwise affiliated with a National Federation.
However, if any such Athletes are classified by their respective International Federations as International-Level Athletes then they shall be considered to be International-Level Athletes (and not National-Level Athletes).