AUCKLAND SHORT COURSE RECORDS
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 Short Course Records is as follows -
Up to 1.10.78 AGE as at 1 October in season of competition
1.10.78 - 1.7.89 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 and revised in 1999. Regardless of the age of the swimmers when the old records were set -
The former under/16 became the 15 yrs records
New grades: 14yrs, 13yrs, 12yrs, 11yrs, 10yrs 9/under records
1. used all s/c records currently held in these grades
2. used the Auckland long course conversions as standards, or
3. the current NZ records were used, if these were slower than the Auckland L/C conversions,
4. used "best" times as standards, as supplied by ASA data base.
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 the performance, to hold one of the above.