Philippine Swimming Incorporated (PSI) has released the qualifying and team selection guidelines of the 10th Asian Age Group Swimming Championships in Bengaluru, Bangalore, India this September 24-27, 2019
The Asian Age Group Swimming Championships uses the following Age-Brackets, with age by 31st December 2019 as age of reckoning :
– 18 & over years (2001 or earlier)
– 15-17 years (2002-2004)
– 12-14 years(2005-2007)
Qualifying Times are the third place times (Bronze Medal Times) of the previous edition of the games; and only swimmers who have hit the Qualifying Times will be eligible for Team Selection.
Below are the Qualifying Times :
Times clocked at the following meets will be considered for the selection process:
Philippine National Age Group – March 29-31, 2019
2019 PSI Grand Prix Series
2019 SNAG (March 19-24, 2019)
2019 MILO PRAM (March 7-10, 2019)
2019 SEA Age
2019 Thailand Open
2019 Hong Kong Mantas
2019 Hong Kong Open
All other FINA and PSI Approved or Sanctioned Long Course meets during the Qualifying Period can also be used when nominating a swimmer.
Deadline of Nomination is on August 22, 2019 (Thursday), 5:00 PM. Any nominations received after 5:00 PM on August 22, 2019 shall not be considered.
Only a PSI registered Coach or Team Manager in good standing can nominate a PSI registered swimmer and can be considered in the official roster. It is the sole responsibility of the PSI registered coach or Team
Manager to nominate his/her swimmer on or before the nomination date; therefore, Philippine Swimming Incorporated (PSI) should not be held accountable if any qualified swimmers will not make it to the Philippine Team due to the negligence of his/her coach for failing to nominate his/her swimmer.
A swimmer can be nominated for a maximum of five (5) individual events.
All nominations must be submitted via email to ASIAN Age Email ( firstname.lastname@example.org )
The 10th Asian Age Group Swimming Championships is a “self funding” meet.
Below is the full Qualifying Guidelines released by PSI :