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Event

NSWCCC Swimming Championships

Date

Tuesday 31st March 2020

Venue

Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre Homebush

Closing Date

Friday 20th March 2020

Age

12 years
13 years
14 years
15 years
16 years
17+ years
Age as at 31st December in the year of competition
There is no restriction on the number of events a student may enter
Swimmers must compete in their own age group for all events

Divisions

Junior 12-14 years
Intermediate 15-16 years
Senior 17+ years
Multi Class Junior 12-15 years
Multi Class Senior 16-19 years

Senior Relays are Open Events.
Schools are allowed to swim their 4 fastest swimmers regardless of age.
Any swimmer who swims in the Senior Relays may not swim in either the Junior or Intermediate Relays in the same event

Seating Plan

Still to come

Timeline

Still to come

Start List

Still to come

Team Managers  Meeting

A team managers meeting will be held in the Shane Gould Room at 7.45am. An officials meeting will be held on the pool deck also at 8.10am. Prompt attendance at this meeting is essential

Opening Ceremony

8.25am Opening Ceremony commences
8.30am Events commence

Gate Entry fee

No charge

Parking

Cost $20.00. Please get your parking ticket validated at the entry to the pool with the pool staff

Lunch Break

There will be no lunch break taken on the day unless time permits as deemed by the NSWCCC swimming Convener

Canteen

A canteen will be operating at the venue

Officials Lunches

Lunch will be supplied for Team Managers and Officials taking part in the carnival. This will be available from the Recording Room

NSWCCC Team

Students who medal in events will be named in the NSWCCC Swimming Team. Parents should come to the Shane Gould Room to purchase uniform and complete payment and consent

General Information
  • Swimmers must report punctually to the marshalling area when indicated or called
  • ALL events will be seeded prior to the carnival. Any teams that are not entered and received by the due date may miss out on this process and swimmers will be placed in events according to lane availability. This will also apply to any late changes or changes received on the day of the carnival
  • Timed finals for all races will be taken over the two heats and compared. The three fastest swimmers will then be declared the placegetters for those particular events
  • The 50m freestyle will still allow for two competitors per team and in this event four timed heats will be swum with the fastest three swimmers again being declared the placegetters Except for the 50m freestyle events, teams may only nominate one (1) swimmer per event.
  • Additional swimmers may be nominated by Diocesan/Association representative to compete. These additional swimmers are NOT guaranteed a position but every effort will be made to include them
Long Distance Events 

The following Long Distance events will NOT be swum at the NSW All Schools Championships

  • 1500m Freestyle Open Mixed
  • 800m Freestyle Open  Mixed
  • 200m Breaststroke Jun/ Inter/ Sen Boys & Girls
  • 200m Backstroke Jun/ Inter/ Sen Boys & Girls
  • 200m Butterfly Jun/ Inter/ Sen Boys & Girls
  • 400m Individual Medley Jun/ Inter/ Sen Boys & Girls
  • MultiClass 100m Backstroke – 12-15 and 16-19
  • MultiClass Boys and Girls.

Students must submit times that were swum at recognised events that can be verified on the Swimming NSW Website.
These nominations must be registered online using the below links in by Monday 27th April 2020.
No late entries will be accepted for any reason.  Successful swimmers will be notified by Wednesday 29th April 2020.

Distance Nomination Form 
Multiclass 100m Backstroke Nomination Form 

Protests

Protests in the first instance should be made verbally by the swimmer to the referee immediately. This should be done in a courteous manner. A written protest, if required, must be made by the Team Manager within 30 minutes of the conclusion of the race. It should be handed to the Convener by the Team Manager who will be notified of the decision

- Once competitors are in the hands of the officials they may not receive advice or coaching
- Competitors are not to leave the water or lane until told to by the Referee

Starting Procedure

Whistle Blast: Competitor stands on the starting block.
Take Your Mark: Competitor immediately takes up starting position.
Swimmers must remain stationary until the signal to start has been given.
When all competitors are stationary: Hooter to signal start.
The one start rule will apply.
Swimmers are not permitted to swim more than 15m underwater during starts or turns.

Point Score - Individual Events only

1st – 20 2nd – 17 3rd – 16 4th – 15 5th – 14 6th – 13
7th – 12 8th – 11 9th – 9 10th – 7 11th – 6 12th – 5
13th – 4 14th – 3 15th – 2 16th - 1

Participating Teams

The teams that are invited to attend are as follows:

Diocese of Armidale, Diocese of Lismore, Diocese of Bathurst and Wilcannia / Forbes, Diocese of Broken Bay, Christian Brothers Sports Association, Archdiocese of Canberra/Goulburn, Diocese of Wollongong, Diocese of Wagga Wagga, Diocese of Maitland/Newcastle, Sydney Catholic Colleges, Diocese of Parramatta, Catholic Girls Secondary Schools Sports Association, Metropolitan Catholic Colleges, Metropolitan Catholic Schools & Southern Sydney

Lane Allocation

Lanes are allocated according to times. ALL events will be seeded prior to the carnival. Any teams that are not entered and received by the due date may miss out on this process and swimmers will be placed in events according to lane availability. This will also apply to any late changes or changes received on the day of the carnival

Entering your team

Entries must be emailed to the NSWCCC Swimming Convener
Email: canschau@parra.catholic.edu.au by 3pm Friday 20th March 2020.

Main Team

Entries for the main team are to be completed using the “Meet Manager Program”.
These entries are due before 3pm on Friday 20th March 2020
The Back up file will be sent to the Diocesan/Association Representative early in Term 4, 2019

MultiClass

MultiClass Entries are to be completed with the main team entries and are to be completed using the “Meet Manager Program”
These entries are before 3pm on Friday 20th March 2020.

The Back up file will be sent to the Diocesan/Association Representative early in Term 4, 2019.

All swimmers shall hold at least a provisional classification. The copy of the classification card must be forwarded to the Executive Officer prior to the Championships. These entries are sent with your Diocese/Association Meet Manager entries. Please include their classification beside their name.

MultiClass swimmers events: 50m Freestyle, 50m Backstroke, 50m Breaststroke, 50m Butterfly and 100m Freestyle in 12-15 or 16-19 years boys and girls events

NSWCCC Swimming MultiClass Nomination Form >>

Additional entries

Entries for consideration as additional swimmer entries can be submitted by sending your backup file through to the Convenor. The results from your Diocese/Association event will be used to determine these, based on lane availability for each event.
The backup file is to be sent through before 3pm on Friday 20th March 2020.

The Back up file will be sent to the Diocesan/Association Representative early in Term 4, 2019.
Additional entries will only be considered from times swum at your Diocese/Association trials. Personal best times and times from swimmers who did not compete at your Diocese/Association trials will not be considered.
Incomplete entries will not be accepted.

TEAM MANAGERS MEETING
A team managers meeting will be held in the Shane Gould Room at 7.45am. An officials meeting will be held on the pool deck also at 8.10am. Prompt attendance at this meeting is essential

GATE ENTRY FEE
No charge

Changes

There will be no changes allowed on the day. This includes substitutions or additional swimmers.

Timeline

Still to come

Start List

Still to come

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