Dorset Development Meet
Dorset ASA Development Meet 7th/8th July 2018 Littledown Centre Bournemouth.
This meet is for 9 to 18 year olds.
Age is age as at the 31st December 2018 but 9 year olds must be aged 9 by the 8th July 18 to enter
Only enter events that are Black and not Red.
New rules for 2018
You cannot swim in an event that you have a regional qualifying or consideration time for, regardless if you swam in it at regional's or not.
You will not be selected to swim in a relay if you have a regional qualifying or consideration time, as the new rules also prohibit this.
Please email Caroline Goddard or Sue Newbon if you have any queries relating to this meet
(a) National swimmers i. All swimmers with an individual Qualifying Time in ANY event for a national competition of their registered home nation are excluded from entering ALL events in this Competition, regardless of whether the swimmer has participated in that competition in the same year. ii. Swimmers who have entered the Dorset Development Competition and achieve an individual Qualifying Time in a national competition before or after the closing date of this Competition must advise the organiser and withdraw from the Competition, in which case all entry fees will be refunded.
(b) Regional swimmers i. Swimmers who have achieved a 2018 Regional Qualifying Time or Regional Consideration Time, or have achieved a time equivalent to the published Regional Qualifying Time or Regional Consideration Time for 2018 within the specified competition period are excluded from entering the same event in this competition regardless of whether the swimmer has participated in that event at the Regional Competition in the same year. ii. Swimmers with 2018 ASA South West Qualifying Times or Consideration Times for events at the 2018 ASA South West Championships which they have not entered are not eligible to compete in those events at this Competition.
(c) Disability Swimmers Disability swimmers are eligible to enter this Competition provided clause 6(a) does not apply.
d) Relay Swimmers i. Swimmers must have entered and participated in at least one individual event in this Competition to be eligible to represent their club in a team event. ii. Swimmers with a 2018 Regional Qualifying Time or Regional Consideration Time in ANY event are excluded from Team Relay events regardless of whether the swimmer has participated in the 2018 Regional Competition in the same year.
(e) Eligibility It is the swimmer’s responsibility to withdraw from an event or the Competition (as applicable) for which they are ineligible on grounds of having achieved a 2018 National Qualifying Time, Regional Qualifying Time or Regional Consideration Time. Any swimmer entering an event for which they are ineligible will be expected to return any award associated with that event, and will forfeit the entry fee.