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2020 Selection Criteria


2020 Junior Pan Pacific Championships 

2020 Oceania Championships : Updated with FINA B +1% (Amended 25 Feb 2020)

2020 LA Invitational 2020 (Amended 11/03/2020)

2020 FINA Olympic Marathon Qualifier

Auckland Camp 2020

Distance Camp 2020

*Applications forms for the Distance Camp will be found here from 1st October 2020.

*Applications for the Coaches for both December Camps will be found here from 1st October 2020.

Following are the 2020 Open Water Selection Criteria for:

1. FINA World Junior Open Water Championships (WJOW); and

2. Best Fest Swim Week.

The performance standards that have been set for the World Junior Open Water Championships reflect the Selectors and HP team’s desire to see those athletes that achieve the standard, and therefore qualifying for the meet, perform to a standard that is equivalent to a top 16 performance at the World Junior pool champs.

The Best Fest Swim Week is an opportunity for our ‘2nd tier’ open water swimmers (Open age) to gain an appropriate level of international competition and experience. This meet will also provide an opportunity for coach development for open water coaches that we are looking to fund via Prime Minister Scholarship applications.

We are looking to create opportunities for our Open Water swimmers to compete on the international stage with introducing the Best Fest opportunity.

Both events are user pays.

2020 World Junior Open Water 

2020 Best Fest Swim Week