AUCKLAND LONG COURSE RECORDS
This document covers the following ages.
Open - 9 and Under - 10 Years - 11 Years - 12 Years - 13 Years - 14 Years - 15 Years
16 Years - 17 Years - 18 Years.
NOTE: Age criteria for Auckland Records is as follows
Up to 30.9.78 AGE as at 1 October in season of competition
1.10.78 - 30.6.89 AGE as at 1 January in year of competition
from 1.7.89 AGE as at day of competition
YEARLY AGE GRADE RECORDS were introduced 12.9.97
Regardless of the age of the swimmers when the old records were set
The former under/16 under/14 under/12 under/10 records
became the 15yrs 13yrs 11yrs 9/under records
New grades 14yrs 12yrs 10yrs
Revised standards were adopted in 1999
New grades 18yrs 17yrs 16yrs
researched standards were used, except where the current Open record holders also qualified, by their age on the date of performance, to hold one of the above.
Noted beside the standards are the names of the swimmers whose times have been used as standards, and the year in which these times were recorded.
One decimal records - Registered prior to two decimals being recognised.
A time listed as 1.19.7 - needs a time of 1.19.69 to better it
A new time of 1.19.77 - would be shown as equalling
A later time of 1.19.72 - would replace the 1.19.77 as equalling