Swim Alberta Competition Changes for 2017-2018

Swim Alberta Competition Changes for 2017-2018


September 21, 2017…Edmonton- Swim Alberta has published time standards and provincial competition revisions for the upcoming 2017-2018 season.  



New Age Group for North and South Provincials

14+ Females and 15+ Males have been added to the competition.  The 15+ Female / 16+ Male Championship Standard will be used as a de-qualifying time standard per event.


Revised Distance Qualifying Standards

One qualifying time in an event 400m or longer will permit bonus entries to be used for any other event 400m or longer.


Heats and Finals for Para Swimming

A mixed gender heats and finals opportunity has been added for the 50 Freestyle and 100 Freestyle at the Swim Alberta Cup, Spring Championships and Summer Championships.


Other changes include revisions to the Swim Alberta Cup time qualifying standard and Aggregate Awards criteria.


Time standards and Hy-Tek files have been published on the Time Standards page.