This weekend over 600 swimmers are competing in the inaugural Swim Alberta Provincials. The new provincial format includes North and South competitions for Alberta's top age group swimmers. Swimmers will be competing in single year age groups for individual and aggregate awards. Competition age groups include females 10 & under to age 13 and males 11 & under to age 14. The aggregate awards will be a combined total of four swims and will include the 4x50m champion, 4x100m champion, 4x200m champion and the all-round swimmer award (200 IM, 400 IM, 400 free and 800 free). The Northern Alberta Provincials will be held at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology in Edmonton while the Southern Alberta Provincials will be held at Calgary's Repsol Sport Centre.