Swimming/Lifesaving Qualifying Standards

Applications due:  1 June 2019
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Swimming Pool - Qualifying standards for Swimming Events:  Applications must contain swimming times from sanctioned USA Swimming/NCAA competitions/US Masters Swimming within the last 18 months.  The times below are the minimum standards and reflect an average of qualifying times from five higher level competitions (2017 US Open [SCY]/Olympic trials [LCM], 2019 National Championship and Spring Sectionals, 2017-2020 National age group [A’s 17&18] and the 2019 Pacific Swimming Seniors Championship). 

Women

Event

Men

SCY

LCM

SCY

LCM

25.08

28.07

50 Freestyle

22.18

25.05

52.43

60.69

100 Freestyle

48.52

54.89

1:57.81

2:10.99

200 Freestyle

1:46.33

2:00.45

5:05.44

4:36.39

400 Freestyle

4:40.76

4:16.37

10:32.82

9:20.59

800 Freestyle

9:49.37

8:54.21

17:36.62

18:11.23

1500 Freestyle

16:22.51

17:02.41

1:00.34

1:07.65

100 Backstroke

53.67

1:01.39

2:10.08

2:25.45

200 Backstroke

1:58.93

2:12.83

1:10.63

1:16.91

100 Breaststroke

60.96

1:08.89

2:30.03

2:45.87

200 Breaststroke

2:14.08

2:30.03

59.58

1:05.55

100 Butterfly

52.94

59.15

2:14.06

2:25.63

200 Butterfly

1:59.56

2:13.25

2:12.90

2:28.01

200 Individual Medley

1:59.02

2:14.85

4:46.13

5:14.65

400 Individual Medley

4:18.46

4:47.15

 

Lifesaving Events (Swimming Pool & Ocean):  Applications must contain the below information. Team members will be selected by application based on various skill sets.  Running, swimming, and lifesaving skills will all be factored in.  Applications must include the following:

  • Provide 5K and 10K run times in last two years
  • Provide swim times for 50m, 100m, and 200m freestyle
  • Provide times for 1500m open water swims  (Split times for open water Olympic distance triathlon competitions will be accepted)
  • Other lifesaving information such as military billets (Coast Guard/Navy SEALS)
  • Specialty water rescue equipment training and certifications