Competitions

DVE Aquatic regularly run and/or compete in the following competitions:

DVE Aquatic ‘Spring’ LC Qualifying Meet

Sunday 29th October 2017

Water Marc

Warm Up 8:00 am – Racing from 8:40am

Meet Flyer

Online Entries

Entries close 9pm Monday 23rd October

 

Club Aggregate

Club aggregates are held over 7 sessions on Wednesday nights throughout the year at WaterMarc.

The focus is on swimmers improving their own personal best times rather than on competing against others. Points are awarded for finishing, swimming longer distances and for achieving personal best times.Races are held based on ability.  This is an excellent introduction to competitive swimming with a low level of intensity. Club Aggregates are a fun activity for all members and provide an opportunity for both casual and squad swimmers to experience and/or practice racing in a friendly, familiar environment.They also provide an opportunity to meet people, socialise and build team spirit.

Club Aggregate Representative – Jacqui Draper

Club Championships

Our Club Championships are held over 2 evenings in April/May each year. To be eligible to enter a member must have participated in at least 5 club events defined as:

  • Club Aggregate (each session is 1 event)
  • District Aggregate (each session is 1 event)
  • Winter Interclub (each session is 1 event)
  • Any DVE swim meet (ie: SC, LC, Sprint meet)
  • There is also a Parent’s race and Family Relays

Further details can be found in the Club Bylaws

Click here to download the program.

Winter Interclub – Friday nights

Winter Interclub runs for 3 Friday nights respectively, at the Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre (MSAC), Albert Park. Swimmers are grouped into relay teams of between 6 and 9 swimmers each according to age and ability. Swimmers compete in relays with their teammates against other clubs from across the state. Pennants are awarded for the premiers and runner-up teams in each grade. This is a perfect way to introduce young swimmers to competitive swimming.

District Interclub – Sunday nights

The District Interclub competition runs for three Sunday nights in the winter months, at WaterMarc Greensborough. Similar in format to Winter Interclub, this competition has larger teams and greater variation in relay types.

Metro North

The club competes in a variety of other competitions including Metro North District Age Championships, Encouragements and Scratch Meet.

DVE Aquatic 'Get in Early' Short Course Meet

Coming in 2018

DVE Aquatic 'Last Chance' Short Course Meet 

Click here to see results from Aug 2017

 Coming again in 2018

 

DVE Recommended Competitions to enter

SEP 2017

  • 1-3       2017 Victorian Age SC Championships
  • 9-10     2017 SV Victorian SC Competition
  • 16-17   2017 Victorian Open/12&U SC Championships

OCT 2017

  • 14-15  2017 SV LC Distance Competition
  • 29       DVE Spring LC Meet

NOV 2017

  • 5   2017 Victorian 7-10 Competition
  • 18-19     Victorian Sprint meet

DEC 2017

  • 1-10     2017 Pacific School Games (Adelaide, SA)
  • 10-15   Victorian Age champs

JAN 2018

  • 28       Metro Nth All Juniors
  • 28       Metro Nth Open Championships

FEB 2018

  • 10      Victorian Relay Competition
  • 17      Metro Nth Age Championships

MAR 2018

  • 18      National Prep meet 

APRIL 2018

  • 7-8      Metro all juniors

 

 

See ALL Swimming Victoria competitions here.

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