Swimming

This competition is held over one day in March, currently at the Sleeman Centre. This is a compulsory sport for Andrews Cup Schools and all schools will participate every year. 

VENUE: The Sleeman Centre, Chandler 

PARKING There is plenty of free parking within the public areas of this venue. Please abide by all directions of the Sleeman Centre staff.

ELIGIBILITY

DIVISIONS

Where divisions occur in an event, a competitor shall not be permitted to enter in more than one division. Hence a swimmer cannot:

  • Compete in the 25m and the 50m age event in the same stroke with the exception being the Open Individual Medley, Open 100m Freestyle and the Springfield Cup
  • Compete in two freestyle relays – the Springfield Cup is excluded from this regulation
  • Compete in more than one medley relay with the exception of the Open Medley Relay and an Age Division Medley Relay

Age Groups shall be:           

Open 

12 years & over

11 years

10 years

9 years

8 years & under

A competitor may compete in an unlimited number of events in their age group 

Medley Relays will be swum in the order of backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly and freestyle.

Individual Medley races will be swum in the order of butterfly, backstroke, breaststroke, and freestyle.

A place shall be awarded to every competitor. Points – 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1

All events will contribute to the overall school total except for the Springfield Cup Open Relay which is not for points

Lane order is determined on a rotational basis of 3 lanes forwards each year. For example – lane 0 becomes lane 3; lane 1 becomes lane 4 etc.  Half the schools will be rotated through the Eastern side rotation (Lanes 0 – 4) and the other half of schools through the Western side rotation (Lanes 5 – 9). Seating for schools will be allocated as per the school rotation and align with lanes for eastern and western side of pool. Lane order and school seating area will be released with Swimming Information each year at the first meeting.

CAPS

It is compulsory for all swimmers to wear school swim caps and swimwear in line with school colours and uniform.

SPECTATORS

All spectators are required to sign in before entering the venue and appropriate etiquette is required at all times.  Please refer to the Policies on this site for more information.  

Sign in is via the Check in Qld App. Hard copy sign in is also required. 

There may be additional Health and Safety requirements and restrictions at the time of the event, including the requirement for masks to be worn and appropriate physical distancing requirements, which may limit the number of spectators in attendance. 

PHOTOGRAPHY

Please follow our Photography statement in regards to permissible photography. An official Andrews Cup Association photographer will be permitted access to the Pool Deck at any time and will wear an orange bib for identification purposes.


Swimming Results

March 2022
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Swimming

Sleeman Sports Centre, Chandler
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