During the swimming season, swimmers will be able to compete in a range of competitions within the Friday evening program of the club. Points are awarded, based on personal achievements and improvements, as well as a Club Championship Carnival for all swimmers.
To be eligible for awards within the various competitions, swimmers must complete:
Swimmers not meeting the above criteria may compete at Club Championships but will not be eligible for Club Champion.
Juniors For our Juniors, 7 years and under swimmers we hold 12m events for kick and freestyle. These events are non-competitive (no points will be calculated) and all swimmers who participate in a min of 12 Club Nights will receive our 'Junior Achiever' trophy at the end of the swimming year. Junior swimmers when ready may also progress to 25m swims and participate in the point score program. Note: Swimmer’s swimming in Junior events cannot swim longer events on the same Club Night.
Club Night Point Score Swims (Session A and Session B)The weekly point score competition allows all swimmers of various levels of experience and ability to compete on an equal playing field. Points are awarded for each swim according to the swimmer’s own ability, achieving points by consistent attendance and improvement over the season. The swimmer’s points accumulate over the season with the highest point scorer in each classification winning the point score competition for the season. A swimmer’s age will be determined by their age as of 1st of October (the first day of the year). Swimmers will be graded into four classifications for this competition according to age.
Points will be awarded for the swims in Session A and Session B on Club Nights. Points will be awarded to the swimmer for their improvement in times as follows:
For further details and details about Club Championships please refer to the clubs ALMANAC.
If you have any questions about Club Night please contact Leanne Knox our Internal Race Secretary (firstname.lastname@example.org).