Only first claim swimmers of Ripples St Marys Swimming Club are eligible to qualify for point score. Point score will operate from 8th October 2019 till 18th February 2019

 

Each swimmer is permitted to swim up to 3 point score swims club night, except on the first club night when 4 swims of either 25m or 50m are permitted

 

Swimmers are NOT permitted to swim 25m, 50m or 100m of the same stroke on the same night

Only ONE DISTANCE SWIM is permitted each night i.e. one (1) 200m OR one (1) 400m swim event (as per program)

Swimmers must be 10 years and over to attempt any 400m swims

Swimmers must be 9 years and over to attempt any 200m swims

Swimmers must be 6 years and over to attempt any 100m swims

 

Additional time trials DO NOT count as point score or record attempts.  The distance rules above still apply

 

Provided there are at least two timekeepers on the lane and a qualified referee and a qualified starter in attendance, points for each swim contested will be awarded as follows:

 

6 points

Bettering or equaling your PB

4 points

Within 1 second of your PB

2 points

First swim in each stroke and distance

2 points

More than 1 second slower than PB

1 point

Disqualification or DNF

 

If there is NO qualified referee and qualified starter in attendance, points for each swim contested will be awarded as follows:

 

1 Point each swim contested to a maximum of 3.