Swimming ACT

2007/08 Bell’s & Foxys Summer Development Series

Welcome to the main page for the 2007/08 Bell’s & Foxys Summer Development Series. The Series aims to provide a means of recognising and rewarding improvement.

This page contains the more essential information on meet dates, entry rules, pointscore and the standard program of events.  If you have any queries or concerns please raise them within your club and, if you need further assistance or clarification, contact the Series Manager Michael Doyle (our Competitions Director) at dmdoyle@smartchat.net.au.


2007/08 Bells & Foxys Series Meets

Meet

When

Where

Warm-up

Start Time

Meet #1host Goulburn

11 November

AIS

3:30pm

Not before 4:00pm

Meet #2

20 January

AIS

10:00am

11:00am

Meet #3

2 March

AIS

10:00am

11:00am

Meet #4 (see note below)

6 April

AIS

10:00am

11:00am

 

Note: Meet #4 includes the ACT 8 and under Age Championship

General Rules and Conditions for Series Events:

1.

A swimmer may only enter five (5) events at any one meet (Meet #1 is restricted to 4 events).   

Series events are: 50m, 100m and 200m freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke and butterfly and the 200m IM.   
Note: The 200m events are restricted to those swimmers aged 9 and over.

 

2.

Swimmers may only enter events in which they have NOT yet achieved the Break Time (BT) indicated in the standard program of events below, in a long course swim since 22 September 2006. 

 

3.

A swimmer may only enter a 200m freestyle or formstroke event if they have achieved 100m times for that stroke as follows:

(100m Times)

Girls

13/O

12

11

10

9

Boys

13/O

12

11

10

9

Freestyle

1:20.00

1:22.20

1:26.00

1:32.80

1:50.00

Freestyle

1:15.90

1:21.20

1:25.25

1:32.40

1:50.00

Backstroke

1:34.15

1:35.25

1:38.80

1:46.25

1:56.60

Backstroke

1:28.70

1:35.90

1:39.30

1:45.20

1:52.00

Breaststroke

1:45.10

1:48.90

1:53.20

2:02.50

2:16.40

Breaststroke

1:41.00

1:48.00

1:55.00

2:02.40

2:12.00

Butterfly

1:30.75

1:34.70

1:41.10

1:52.10

2:14.60

Butterfly

1:27.75

1:35.00

1:41.65

1:50.25

2:03.20

4.

Two Divisions will be recognised for award purposes: Development and Intermediate.
 

5.

A Series Pointscore will be calculated in each sex and age group (8 & under, 9, 10, 11, 12, and 13 & Over) in accordance with the scoring rules detailed below.
 

Summer Series Meet #1

Meet #1 of the Series, hosted by Goulburn Swim Club, is scheduled for Sunday 11 November at the AIS and will be the first meet of the 2007/08 Bells&Foxys Summer Series.  Meet #1 will commence after the AIS Meet has concluded, but not before 4:00pm.  The 200m Freestyle Backstroke, Breaststroke and Butterfly events will not be offered at Meet#1.  Swimmers will only be able to enter a maximum of four (4) events at this particular Meet.

Program of Events

This series, each meet (except Meet #1) will run to a standard program of events which is shown at the end of this information.

Series Pointscore

  • A pointscore is conducted across the 2007/08 Bells & Foxys Summer Series.
  • The first time they swim any event swimmers receive 2 points for participation.  Swimmers will earn “improvement” points from the second time they swim a particular event within the Series.
  • From the second swim for each event, points are awarded against the swimmers previous 2007/08 Series best time in that event.

Series points are accumulated at each meet on the following basis:

Points Scored

  0 points   

 if swimmer does not finish an event or is disqualified

  1 points   

 if swim does not equal or better previous best Series time

  2 points   

 if equal to or better than previous best Series time but less than 1 second faster

  3 points   

 if better than previous best Series time by 1 second but less than 2 seconds

  4 points   

 if better than previous best Series time by 2 second but less than 3 seconds

  5 points   

 if better than previous best Series time by 3 seconds or more

  2 points   

 for each first swim for a stroke and distance IN THE SERIES.

 

 

Further information on the Development series is contained on the General Information page.

 

Swimming ACT hopes you enjoy your participation in the Series.

Remember:    Swimmers may only enter events in which they have NOT yet achieved the Break Time (BT) indicated in the standard program of events, in a long course swim since 22 September 2006.


                            Standard Program

 Event                                                             Break Times

B  G                                                   Age               Boys           Girls

 1     2    200m Individual                           9               3:50.00        3:50.00

                       Medley                             10              3:30.30        3:32.50

                                                               11              3:18.70        3:17.60

                                                               12              3:11.75        3:10.50

                                                           13 & O          2:57.45        3:08.30

  3    4      50m Butterfly                        9 & U               N/A            N/A

                                                              10                 45.10           45.90

                                                              11                 41.60           41.35

  5    6      50m Butterfly                           12                 38.80           38.75

                                                          13 & O             35.90           37.10

  7    8    100m Backstroke                        8                   N/A            N/A

                                                               9               1:45.00        1:45.00

                                                              10              1:35.60        1:36.60

                                                              11              1:30.30        1:29.80

                                                              12              1:27.15        1:26.60

                                                          13 & O          1:20.65        1:25.60

    9        200m Breaststroke                      9               4:36.65        4:36.65

                                                              10              4:04.90        4:04.90

                                                              11              3:50.10        3:46.40

                                                              12              3:36.00        3:37.80

                                                          13 & O          3:22.20        3:30.20

10    11    50m Freestyle                       8 & U               N/A            N/A

                                                               9                 45.00           45.00

                                                              10                 37.80           38.00

                                                              11                 34.90           35.20

12    13    50m Freestyle                          12                 33.20           33.60

                                                           13& O             31.00           32.75

14    15  100m Butterfly                        8 & U              N/A            N/A

                                                               9               1:53.25        1:53.25

                                                              10              1:40.20        1:41.90

                                                              11              1:32.40        1:31.90

                                                              12              1:26.30        1:26.10

                                                          13 & O          1:19.80        1:22.50

    16      200m Backstroke                        9               3:50.00        3:50.00

                                                              10              3:30.30        3:32.50

                                                              11              3:18.70        3:17.60

                                                              12              3:11.75        3:10.50

                                                          13 & O          2:57.45        3:08.30

17    18    50m Breaststroke                  9 & U               N/A            N/A

                                                              10                 50.10           50.10

                                                              11                 47.10           46.30

19    20    50m Breaststroke                     12                 44.20           44.55

                                                          13 & O             41.35           43.00

21    22  100m Freestyle                       8 & U               N/A            N/A

                                                               9               1:41.00        1:41.00

                                                              10              1:24.00        1:24.40

                                                              11              1:17.50        1:18.25

                                                              12              1:13.80        1:14.70

                                                          13 & O          1:09.00        1:12.75

    23      200m Butterfly                            9               4:09.15        4:09.15

                                                               10              3:40.40        3:44.20

                                                               11              3:23.30        3:22.20

                                                              12              3:09.90        3:09.40

                                                          13 & O          2:55.60        3:01.50

24    25    50m Backstroke                    9 & U               N/A            N/A

                                                              10                 43.00           43.50

                                                              11                 40.60           40.40

26    27    50m Backstroke                       12                 39.20           39.00

                                                          13 & O             36.30           38.50

28    29  100m Breaststroke                  8 & U               N/A            N/A

                                                               9               2:05.75        2:05.75

                                                              10              1:51.30        1:51.30

                                                              11              1:44.60        1:42.90

                                                              12              1:38.20        1:39.00

                                                          13 & O          1:31.90        1:35.55

   30       200m Freestyle                           9               3:40.00        3:40.00

                                                              10              3:04.80        3:05.70

                                                              11              2:50.50        2:52.15

                                                              12              2:42.40        2:44.30

                                                          13 & O          2:31.80        2:40.00