2017 Country Championships
2017 Country Championships - Event Listing
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Click here to download the Event Information Book **UPDATED 5th JAN 2017**
Vitor Renmark 2017 South Australian Country Championships
Friday 6th - Monday 9th January 2016
Renmark Swimming Pool
Renmark SA 5341
Pool Size: 8 Lanes, 50m
Phone: 08 7123 0848
Hosted by Vitor Renmark SC
Superfish - Friday 6th January 2017 (Session 1):
Swimmers must fit in to either of the below categories:
- Member of a SwimmingSA Affilated Club: open to swimmers who have not met the Country Championship Standaard Times as of close of entries and are aged 11 years and under (Click here for Standard Times)
- Come and Try Participant: open to participants aged 11 years and under who are not members of a SwimmingSA affiliated club. Participants must be able to swim 50m proficiently.
Tickets and Programs:
Ticket Prices and Information: Click here
Pre-ordered programs will be available for collection from the Speedo Store at the event.
All pre-purchased tickets/program vouchers must be printed out and brought with you at the time of entry.
Please note that online ticket and program sales will close at 9:00am on Monday 2nd January 2017.
Athlete / Entry Information:
Age as at 6th January 2017
Standard times apply to all individual events - Click here for Standard Times
Entries are accepted from current and financial members of all South Australian country clubs.
Visitors from interstate country clubs can also compete, with a relevant interstate clearance from their appropriate state swimming association.
- Times must have been achieved since 1st October 2014.
- Entries will be accepted until the advertised closing time and date.
- Manual Card Entries WILL NOT be accepted.
All entries must be completed using Online Meet Entries
To enter online you must enter via the swimmer and have a username and password. Please contact your Club Registrar if you have forgotten your username and password.
Entries close at 12.00pm Wednesday 14 December 2016
No late entries will be accepted under any circumstances.
Must be completed via ClubLANE - for support email [email protected]
|Timeline - Coming Soon||Entry List
|MC = Multi-Class & Age = Multi-Age|
|Session 1 - Male & Female 1500m Freestyle and Superfish|
|Session 2 - Heats Open & MC and Age Timed Finals|
|Session 3 - Open Finals & Relay Timed Finals
|Session 4 - Heats Open & Mc and Age Timed Finals|
|Session 5 - Open Finals & Relay Timed Finals|
|Session 6 - Heats Open & MC and Age Timed Finals|
|Session 7 - Open Finals & Relay Timed Finals|
Registrations close 9.00am Monday January 2nd 2016
All coaches are requested to produce their ascta membership card to gain entry to the event and on to pool deck.
See development workshops for more information regarding workshops.
March On & Opening Ceremony:
The March-On and Opening Ceremony of the Vitor Renmark 2017 South Australian Country Championships will be held on Friday 6th January 2017 at 4.00pm.
All clubs competing at the Championships are strongly encouraged to take part in the March-On.
Marshaling will occur at 3.45pm in the Marshaling tent.
Please note that new policies have now taken effect:
Click here to download new policies:
The field of play/pool deck area is defined as the competition area, warm up area/pool, marshaling and ready areas, event administration and command rooms, main competition pool, presentation dais and pool deck seating modules.
The following groups are authorised to access pool deck:
- Swimmers who are entered in events of the swim meet
- Appointed Technical Officials, volunteers
- Accredited coaches who are current members of ASCTA
- Pre-nominated Team Manager/s
- Pre-nominated Carers for Multi-Class athletes who have been approved by SwimmingSA
- Sports Science staff who have been approved by SwimmingSA
- SwimmingSA Staff, Directors, Committee Members
- Security Personnel and Venue Lifeguards
- SwimmingSA approved Media personnel
- SwimmingSA invited guests
This access privilege may be revoked at any time by the Board, it’s representatives or the Meet Director.
All persons accessing the field of play/pool deck are required to hold a current National Police Clearance or DCSI screening check which is no more than three years old. A copy must be submitted to SwimmingSA prior to accessing the field of play/pool deck area. ASCTA accredited coaches are not required to supply a copy of their clearance as this is an ASCTA requirement.
The field of play/pool deck area is restricted to authorised persons from the time that gates open until 30 minutes after the conclusion of the last event of each session.
Only competitors, technical officials and event staff are authorised to access the marshalling room.
All persons wishing to access pool deck for the championships must complete the following online form and submit their current NPC or DCSI check to [email protected]
Technical Officals do not need to complete this form as they must complete the Officials Registration.
Team Managers, MC Carer, Sports Science and Support staff:
Spot checks will occur throughout the meet to ensure that all persons within the field of play/pool deck are authorised. Penalties will apply for clubs who allow unauthorised/unregistered persons onto pool deck with or without access bands.
Club Packs will be available for collection during the Pre-Meet Training session between 1.00pm and 3.00pm from Event Control (recording) - please ensure that your Team Manager collects this as they will need to sign for it upon collection.
Included in the packs will be your Team Manager and Coaches program, as well as relay sheets should your club have relay/s entered in the meet.
Rewards and Recognition:
Country Championship Medals for 1st, 2nd & 3rd in each event.
10 points for 1st, 9 points for 2nd, 8 points for 3rd down to 3 points for 8th place.
Points accumulated by individual swimmers and will be allocated towards perpetual trophies.
Renmark Visitor Information:
Information Centre - Phone 1300 661 704 | http://visitrenmark.com
Murray Ave, Renmark (08 8586 6755)
Murray Ave, Renmark (08 8586 6611)
Renmark Square - Renmark Ave, Renmark (08 8586 3003)
Authentic Indian Restaurant
15th Street, Renmark (08 8586 6666)
OTR (24hrs), United Service Station, Woolworths/Caltex - Renmark Ave
25 Ral Ral Ave, Renmark (08 8586 6741)
Renmark Square - Renmark Ave, Renmark (08 7500 0202)
In the event of an emergency, call 000.
Ambulance (non-emergency) - 1300 881 700
Chemist - Priceline Pharmacy
10 Renmark Ave, Renmark (08 8586 6331)
Chemist - United Discount Chemist
Renmark Square - Renmark Ave, Renmark (08 8586 4842)
Dentist - Neni's Dental Care
131 Ral Ral Ave, Renmark (08 8586 6651)
Medical - Renmark Medical Centre
65 Thurk St, Renmark (08 8580, 4111)
Hospital - Renmark Paringa Hospital
Ral Ral Ave, Renmark (08 8580 4100)
Official Event Photography:
SwimmingSA’s Event Photographer for the Vitor Renmark 2017 South Australian Country Championships is Sports in Focus.
Sports in Focus will be capturing official team, medal presentation and action photography.
For More Information Visit the Sports In Focus Event Webpage - Click Here