Leinster Minor Schools Championships 2022/20

Date  

Sunday 15th January 2023

Start time  

Warm up 8.30am. Competition commences 10am 

(times subject to change depending on entry)

Venue  

National Aquatic Centre, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15 

Events  

Swimmers may enter a maximum of 4 individual events at Leinster Schools

50m Backcrawl,

50m Breaststroke,

50m Butterfly,

50m Freestyle

100m Individual Medley (11 & 12 age group ONLY.)   

 

Relays – 9/10 and 11/12 4x50 Freestyle and Medley Relays 

A max of two swimmers may swim up for a Relay. At least two swimmers must be swimming in the correct age group for the relay to be accepted. Swimmers can swim in a max of 2 relay events. 

Age Groups  

 Age groups are each of age 9yrs, 10yrs, 11yrs and 12yrs ( as of 31st August 2023) 

Age 9: born 01/09/2013-31/08/2014 

Age 10: born 01/09/2012-31/08/2013

Age 11: born 01/09/2011-31/08/2012 

Age 12: born 01/09/2010-31/08/2011

Ages are calculated based on the swimmers age on 31st August 2023 

Closing Date  

16th December 2022

Entry Fee  

 

€9 per individual event, €20 per relay event 

 

Entries  

Swimmers who are current Swim Ireland Club members should enter through their club gala secretary. Gala secretaries are asked to send the club Hytec file along with a spreadsheet which details the swimmer’s school. Payment will be collected from clubs for these swimmers.  

 

School swimmers who are not current Swim Ireland club members can enter using the Jotform link , entering the necessary details and payment via stripe link. (card processing charge will be applied )

 

Jotform link :  https://form.jotform.com/213424264262045

 

RELAY ENTRIES  - should be entered by the school or 1 representative from the relay team on the jotform link.

 

 Awards  

Medals will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, 3rd in each Age Group on a Heat Declared Winner Basis (HDW). 

 

Timing  

Electronic timing and Hytek Meet manager software will be used 

Withdrawals  

 

Any withdrawals should be made by 5pm of Friday 13th January via email to [email protected]

 

Facilities  

Parking and Catering will be available at the venue. 

 

Enquiries/ Information  

All enquires by email only to – [email protected]  
Entry reports and further info – www.swimleinster.com  

Volunteers  

Schools will be required to provide one timekeeper in the ratio 1to4 swimmers.    

Qualifications  

All swimmers competing at this event must have met the minimum qualification standard as attached on the order of events.  

All entry times will be checked on the National database or must be verified by a Swim Coach / PE teacher.  

 

Irish Minor Schools Swimming Championships :

Swimmers who attain the Irish Minor Schools qualifying time at the Leinster schools’ event can enter via their club or the online link which will be published with the Irish Minor Schools information  

Qualifying athletes will be marked on the results sheets posted at the event. 

A swimmer will only be permitted to enter 2 events at Irish Minor Schools

See table below for qualifying times

Volunteers  

Schools will be required to provide one timekeeper in the ratio 1to4 swimmers.    

Qualifications  

All swimmers competing at this event must have met the minimum qualification standard as attached on the order of events.  

All entry times will be checked on the National database or must be verified by a Swim Coach / PE teacher.  

 

Irish Minor Schools Swimming Championships :

Swimmers who attain the Irish Minor Schools qualifying time at the Leinster schools’ event can enter via their club or the online link which will be published with the Irish Minor Schools information  

Qualifying athletes will be marked on the results sheets posted at the event. 

A swimmer will only be permitted to enter 2 events at Irish Minor Schools

See table below for qualifying times

Data Protection  

Leinster Region, Swim Ireland uses a computer database to manage entries and results of swimming meets, and also to manage competition records of swimmers. By submitting and accepting entries to the meet consent is hereby given, as required by the Data Protection Act, to the holding of personal information on Leinster Region computer databases. Personal data held for each swimmer will be name, date of birth, club, Swim Ireland registration number, entry times, achieved times and DQ codes. Certain elements of this data (name, club, age, times, achieved times) may be made public prior to, during or after the meet (e.g. programmes, results, Meet Mobile, etc). 

Covid 

Protocols

 

The Leinster schools meet will be held in full compliance with any of the government guidelines pertaining to the COVID pandemic that are in operation on January 15th , in addition to the protocols and regulations agreed between Leinster Swimming and the management of the NAC. 

 

 

 

Order of Events

EVT No

SESSION 1 – Morning Session Age 9yrs and 10yrs

EVT No

Session 2 – Afternoon Session Age 10yrs and Age 11yrs

Girls 9-10 50 Freestyle 

13

Girls 11-12 50 Freestyle

Boys 9-10 50 Freestyle

14

Boys 11-12 50 Freestyle

3

Girls 9-10 50 Breaststroke

15

Girls 11-12 50 Breaststroke

Boys 9-10 50 Breaststroke

16

Boys 11-12 50 Breaststroke

Girls 9-10 50 Backstroke

17

Girls 11-12 50 Backstroke

6

Boys 9-10 50 Backstroke

18

Boys 11-12 50 Backstroke

7

Girls 9-10 50 Butterfly

19

Girls 11-12 50 Butterfly

8

Boys 9-10 50 Butterfly

20

Boys 11-12 50 Butterfly

Girls 10 & Under 200 Medley Relay

21

Girls 11-12 100 IM

10 

Boys 10 & Under 200 Medley Relay

22

Boys 11-12 100 IM

11 

Girls 10 & Under 200 Freestyle Relay

23

Girls 11-12 200 Medley Relay

 12

Boys 10 & Under 200 Freestyle Relay

24

Boys 11-12 200 Medley Relay

 

 

25 

Girls 11-12 200 Freestyle Relay

 

 

26

Boys 11-12 200 Freestyle Relay

 

 

Qualifying Times

LQT = Leinster Qualifying Time  

IR QT = Irish Minor Schools Qualifying Time  

Event   

Age 9  

Age 10  

Age 11

Age 12

LQT  

IR QT  

LQT  

 IRQT

LQT

IR QT  

LQT  

IR QT  

Girls 50m Free   

00:50

00:45

00:49

00:43

00:41

00:39

00:39

00:36

Boys 50m Free   

00:50

00:45

00:46

00:41

00:40

00:38

00:38

00:35

Girls 50m Breast   

01:10

01:05

01:05

01:00

00:56

00:51

00:53

00:48

Boys 50m Breast   

01:10

01:05

01:02

00:57

00:55

00:50

00:52

00:47

Girls 50m Back  

01:02

00:57

00:59

00:54

00:48

00:46

00:47

00:45

Boys 50m Back   

01:02

00:57

00:59

00:54

00:47

00:45

00:45

00:43

Girls 50m Butterfly

01:05

01:00

01:00

00:55

00:58

00:55

00:48

00:45

Boys 50m Butterfly

01:05

01:00

01:00

00:55

00:53

00:50

00:48

00:45

Girls 100m IM  

N/A  

01:52  

01:47  

01:44

01:39

Boys 100m IM  

01:48  

01:43  

01:35

01:30