Winter Qualifier 2022 – Original

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Level 3 Winter Qualifier

Saturday 26 & Sunday 27 November 2022

We look forward to welcoming you to our annual Winter Qualifier.


If you have any further questions, please email

Thank you for supporting our meet and we look forward to you joining us.

The meet has been licenced at Level 3 – 3SE220847.

The event will take place at Maidstone Leisure Centre in a 25m, 6 lane pool with electronic timing & anti-wave lane ropes. A secondary strobe is available.

Entry Opening Date

Friday 16 September 2022

Entry Closing Date

Sunday 30 October 2022

Entries will be accepted on a ‘First Come, First Served Basis’, up to and including the closing date.


Events will consist of 50m, 100m and 200m in all strokes, 400m Freestyle, 200m and 400m Individual Medley. The meet provides swimmers the opportunity to achieve QTs for entry into County & Regional Championships.

The competition will be run on a ‘heat declared winner’ basis. All events will be swum with all age groups combined and will be seeded by entry times, slowest to fastest. All heats will be swum in a spearhead formation.

Age Groups

Ages are as at midnight on 27 November 2022.

Age-groups are 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 & 16+ years.


Awards will be made to the Top 3 in each age group for each event. A perpetual trophy will be awarded to the top club.

Entry Standards

Entries must be slower than the listed upper limit times. Submitted entry times must be short course and achieved since 1 June 2021. “No-time” entries will be accepted subject to event session time limits.

The entry fee is £7.50 per event, which includes a levy charge per event payable to SE South East Region.

Club entries of 5 or more swimmers should be made via the SportSystems entry file.