Club Championship

The yearly Club Championships are held for male and female competitors in the various Age divisions. Separate Championships are conducted for both male and female events. The Club Championships traditionally start on the second Saturday of February unless otherwise specified by the General Committee.

By-Law 2. Age Divisions
a. Male and Female competitors will swim combined races. Competitors are grouped into the following age divisions for both Championship and Pointscore trophies:-
Division Age
JUNIOR NOVICE 9 Years and Under
SUB-JUVENILE 9 Years and Under
NOVICE 10 and 11 Years
JUVENILE 10 and 11 Years
SUB-JUNIOR 12 and 13 Years
JUNIOR 14 and 15 Years
SENIOR 16 Years and 39 Years
MASTER 40 Years to 49 Years
VETERAN 50 Years & Over

b. Novice & Junior Novice (Club Championship) swimmers are those who don’t qualify for more than two (2) 50 metre events.
c. Novice swimmers being those swimmers whose Age Division is classified as being Juvenile.
d. Junior Novice being those swimmers whose Age Division is classified as being Sub-Juvenile.
e. The swimmer’s age for each club year shall be the age as at 1st February

Club Championship


The Club Championships will start on the 2nd Saturday of February.

To compete in Championship Events members must meet the following qualifications:-

    • (i) Competed on six (6) Club Saturday morning race meets by the Saturday prior to the starting date of the Championships.
    • (ii) Members must meet the qualifying standard, during the current season, in each respective event to be eligible to compete.
    • (iii) Members must have competed at least once, during the current season, in each respective event to be eligible to compete.
    • (iv) The last day of qualifying will be the last Saturday before the commencement of the championships.

Championship points will be allocated as follows:-

Place Points
1st 8
2nd 7
3rd 6
4th 5
5th 4
6th 3
7th 2
All other competitors 1

Note: Where there is more than one heat in any event places will be determined on heat times

Events held for the respective Age Divisions are as follows :-

Veteran, Masters, Senior, Junior, Sub-Junior, Juvenile & Sub-Juvenile

  • 50 metres – All Strokes
  • 100 metres – All Strokes
  • 200 metres – Freestyle & Medley
  • 400 metres – Freestyle

Novice & Junior Novice

  • 20 metres – All Strokes
  • 30 metres – All Strokes
  • 50 metres – All Strokes

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