Eastern Suburbs Zone Swimming Carnival

Tuesday 27 February 2018

Botany Pool


Convener: Noni Hoskins – Matraville PS


Program 2018


Qualifying Times for ESPSSA Carnival


ESPSSA Swimsuit Policy


Sydney East Association Carnival Qualification

Monday 20 March 2018


  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd in Age Freestyle Finals.
  • 1st and 2nd fastest times in Breaststroke, Backstroke, Butterfly, 100m Freestyle, 200m Individual Medley and Relay races. (Other competitors added that meet Qualifying times which must be reached at this carnival)
  • FINA rules are followed at Zone Carnival


Referee is to see regulations and rules are observed, shall adjudicate all protests related to the
competition in progress.

* Protests are to be lodged by the teacher in charge of the school to the Protest Committee within 15 minutes of the completion of the event. The Protest Committee shall consist of- Carnival Referee, Carnival Convener and Eastern Suburbs Zone Executive Member.
* ONLY SCHOOL SWIMMING CAPS ARE PERMITTED or NO hat may be elected by swimmers.


Swim Suits:
The following FINA rules regarding swimsuit regulations should be noted:
Swimsuits worn by competitors shall be non-transparent and conform to the following design:
(i) Men’s swimsuits are limited to one (1) suit that covers at most the body surface from hips to knee. Swimsuits may not extend above the waist or below the knees;
(ii) Women’s swimsuits are limited to one (1) suit that is of “open back” and “open shoulder” designs that may extend down to the knee. Swimsuits must not extend below the knees.
(iii) No zippers or other fastening devices are allowed except for a waist tie.
(iv) Swimsuits must be of textile material and must not contain any non-textile material such as polyurethane or neoprene.