Provincials

This year our summer Provincials will be held in Bridgewater, hosted by the Bridgewater Barracudas. They will be from August 19-21st. Mark your calendars!

Eligibility for the Provincial Swim Meet

To be eligible for Provincials, a swimmer must have competed in at least one invitational meet prior to August 6, 2016. The results must be published on the Swim Nova Scotia webpage and included in the rankings.

All times being submitted for entry to Provincials must be achieved between June 30th and August 4th.

All athletes who fulfill the above criteria are eligible to attend Provincials, following the event entry eligibility determined as follows:

PARTICIPATION LEVEL swimmers are eligible to swim
any 3 PARTICIPATION LEVEL events.

As per regular season rules, PARTICIPATION LEVEL athletes are eligible to swim the 100 IM if they have met the 50 free graduation standard.

AGE GROUP LEVEL swimmers are eligible to swim AGE GROUP events.

10-and-under AGE GROUP swimmers achieving qualifying times in 100 free AND 100 IM are eligible to swim any 5 individual events in their age group.

11-12 AGE GROUP swimmers achieving qualifying times in 200 OR 400 free AND 200 IM are eligible to swim any 5 individual events in their age group.

13-14 AGE GROUP swimmers achieving qualifying times in 200 OR 400 free or 200 IM AND any 100 m event are eligible to swim any 5 individual events in their age group.

15-and-over AGE GROUP swimmers achieving a qualifying time in ANY event are eligible to swim any 5 individual events in their age group.

AGE GROUP LEVEL swimmers who have not achieved AGE GROUP QUALIFYING STANDARDS are eligible to swim any 2 individual events in their age group.

ALL AGE GROUP LEVEL swimmers are eligible to participate in a maximum of 2 relays in addition to individual events.