ELIGIBILITY FOR CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS BY STROKE:
1 Club members joining at the beginning of the season (prior to 6 October 2019) must swim 50% of all swims that they are eligible for. For example, if there is 20 available club nights then you must swim 10 or more swims in each stroke you wish to compete at during club championships.
2 Swimmers joining the club during the season (after 27 January 2019) must swim at least 50% of all swims that they are eligible for. To be eligible for club championships you must swim at least 6 swims in the strokes you wish to compete in. For example, if your first club night is week six of the season then you must swim at least 7 swims in each stroke you wish to compete at during club championships.
3 To be crowned age champion you must compete in all strokes at club championships.
4 Cancellations due to weather will not be counted as an available week.
5 Swimmers that notify the club that they are suffering from an injury, at the club committee’s discretion, may not have those weeks deemed to count as eligible weeks.
6 Age for club championships will be the swimmers age on the 1st night of the championships.
NOTE: MEDLEY WILL START AT 8 YEARS AND OVER. OTHER DISTANCES WILL BE ANNOUNCED DURING THE SEASON.
If you do not understand the above eligibility rule please discuss it with the President or the Chief Recorder.