Club Age Championships

At the end of the summer season and typically over 4 (club) nights the club hold its annual Age Championships.

 

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria apply as follows:

i. Renewing members and new swimmers joining on or before 27 October 2017 must swim 8 Friday nights and 15 swims over these Friday Nights

ii. New members joining between 28 October - 15 December must swim 6 Friday nights and 12 swims over these Friday Nights

iii. New members joining between 16 December - 2 March 2018 must swim 4 Friday nights and 8 swims over these Friday Nights

iv. If a trial night was swum this night may count to the number of nights and swims required.

To determine the eligibility criteria the swimmer will be deemed to have joined the Club as of the date of their first trial night.

v. Irrespective of the date joining, the swimmer must have swum an event they wish to swim at Club Champs at least once at Friday night races during the summer season

 

Eligibility Criteria for swimmers aged 13 years and over (age 1 January 2018)

Swimmers aged 13 years and over (age 1 January 2018)in National Performance or Age Performance squads may elect to meet the eligibility listed under Section 4.5. Alternatively they may elect to meet the following criteria:

i. Swim a minimum of 4 Friday Nights, and

ii. Compete at either the 2017-18 State Age LC Championships or NSW State Open Water, and 2017 NSW Metropolitan LC Championships in one or more individual events, and

iii. Assist with the running of Friday Night Races on at least 2 occasions during the summer season, and

iv. If the swimmer subsequently enters Club Champs they must enter and swim a minimum of 4 events to be eligible for Club Championship awards and National subsidy awards.

Swimmers unable to meet these criteria will automatically default to the criteria applicable to the general membership under Section 4.5 of the Log Book.

Regardless of the eligibility pathway chosen, the swimmer must have swum the event(s) they wish to enter at Club Champs at least once at Friday Night Races during the summer season.

Swimmers opting for the reduced number of swimming nights (4 nights) will not be eligible for point score.

For those who haven't quite completed the 8 nights due to extenuating circumstances you may appeal and ask for consideration to race. Please address all appeals to the Club Race Secretary via email- ryde.carlile@gmail.com

The 400m Freestyle event will be swum on the 2nd March 2018 - entry into this event will be as per normal club race entry for that week.

Entries are via the online system you will need to put entries in for the 4 sessions as the nights have been split to ensure all qualifying times will be able to be used.

Full details are available in the Log Book.

Note: Times displayed on the scoreboard or in the Meet Mobile app are not official times.

Championship Rules

a. Only first claim Ryde Carlile and CST (legacy Ryde Carlile) members for the current season are eligible to compete.

b. Finals will not be conducted. Placings will be based on fastest times.

ci. Competitors must swim in their own age group.

d. Championship events will be held on the dates advertised.

e. The Championships will be swum as per program of the day and will not be changed.

f. Championship races will be conducted under the same rules as Swimming NSW.

g. Championship entries (except 400 m Freestyle) must be lodged online. NO LATE ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED. ENTRIES DUE 2 MARCH 2018.

h. Championship entry times will be entered by the Club Race Secretary, and shall be the best time recorded during the current season prior to the closing date of entries.

i. A swimmer must have swum the particular stroke and distance being entered at least once during the current season.

j. A swimmers age for Club Championships is ‘as at’ the first night of championships being 9th March 2018. 

Current club records are updated in April each year after the conclusion of our club age championships. Please click on the following link for a list of our current records.

Entries open from 9am 19th January 2018. The last date for entries is 25th February 2018

 

 

 

Reports used for Championships

Club Age Championship Records (as at 31 Mar 2017) can be found at the end of the Log Book 

Meets Attended (as at 1 Dec 2017) - allows the swimmer to check that they satisfy the 8 night and 15 swim criteria for championships and includes times each swimmer has achieved throughout the summer.

Top Times Report (as at 1 Dec 2017) - lists all swimmers' Personal Best Times (PBs). 

 

Championship Age Groups & Events

Age Groups

Free

Back

Breast

Fly

IM

 8yrs & under

50–100

50

50

50

100

 9–11yrs

50–100–200

50–100

  200 (11yrs)  

  50–100

  200 (11yrs)    

50

  100 (10 - 11yrs)  

200 (11yrs)  

100–200

12–14yrs

  50–100–200-400  

  50–100-200  

50–100-200

50–100-200

100–200

 15–16yrs & over 

50–100–200-400

50–100-200

50–100-200

50–100-200

  100–200  

 

 

Championship Qualifying Times

Age

Event

QT

10 years

100m Fly

1.40

11 years and over

200m Breaststroke

3.35

11 years and over

200m Backstroke  

3.14

11 years and over

200m Butterfly       

3.25

 11 years and over

400m Free 

 6:30

 

Championship Schedule

Note: The 400m Freestyle event will be swum on the 2nd March 2018

Date

Event

Eligible Age Groups

9th March

200 m Free
50 m Fly
100 m Breast
200 m Back (QT)
50 m Free

9 yrs to 16 yrs & Over
8 yrs & Under to 16 yrs & Over
9 yrs to 16 yrs & Over
11 yrs to 16 yrs & Over
8 yrs & Under to 16 yrs & Over

16th March

200 m IM
50 m Back
200 m Breast (QT)
100 m Fly (QT)

9 yrs to 16 yrs & Over
8 yrs & Under to 16 yrs & Over
11 yrs to 16 yrs & Over
10 yrs to 16 yrs & Over

23rd March

100 m Free
50 m Breast
200 m Fly (QT)
100 m IM
100 m Back
200 m Fly (QT)

8 yrs & Under to 16 yrs & Over
8 yrs & Under to 16 yrs & Over
11 yrs to 16 yrs & Over
8 yrs & Under to 16 yrs & Over
9 yrs to 16 yrs & Over
11 yrs to 16 yrs & Over

 

The Club Race Secretary reserves the right to change the date and events contested at the Club Championships. Notification of any changes will appear on the club website and on the club notice board (at the pool).

 

 

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