See how you shape up against the:


South African Masters Swimming Records
Maintained by Terry Downes

TYPE UP TO DATE
Long Course Metres - Individual & Relay - All 13 March 2017
Short Course Metres - Individual & Relay - All 13 March 2017

What you need to do to qualify and get your SAMS Record ratified

Application Form for SAMS Record


South African Masters Swimming
Colours Qualifying Times for 2016/2017

Maintained by Cecilia Stanford (pool) and Jade Homveld (open water)

TYPE
Long Course Metres
Short Course Metres
3Km Open Water (Revised)

What you need to do to qualify and get your SAMS Colours qualifying time ratified (Pool and Open Water)

Application Form for SAMS Colours (Pool)

Application Form for SAMS Colours (Open Water)

SSA OWS Rules for Sanctioned Events with Event Sanction Application Form and Event Report Form

SAMS Checklist for 3Km Open Water Swim

See what the cloth badge looks like for Pool Swimming and Open Water Swimming

See the list of all swimmers who have been awarded
 SAMS Colours


South African Masters Swimming
Winter Fitness Challenge (Individual & Relay) Distance Records

 

Click here (Up to date: 2011-10-03)


Gauteng Masters Swimming Records
(Maintained by John Petersen)
These are formatted by Hy-Tek's Meet Manager program.

TYPE UP TO DATE
Long Course Metres - Women 07 March 2017
Long Course Metres - Men 07 March 2017
Long Course Metres - Relays 07 March 2017
Short Course Metres - Women 07 March 2017
Short Course Metres - Men 07 March 2017
Short Course Metres - Relays 07 March 2017

What you need to do to qualify and get your GMS Record ratified.


Gauteng Masters Swimming
Colours Qualifying Times for 2014-2015
(Maintained by John Petersen)
These are formatted by Hy-Tek's Meet Manager program.

 

TYPE UP TO DATE
Long Course Metres - Women 22 May 2014
Long Course Metres - Men 22 May 2014
Short Course Metres - Women 22 May 2014
Short Course Metres - Men 22 May 2014

What you need to do to qualify and get your GMS Colours qualifying time ratified.


Tshwane Masters Swimming Records
(Maintained by Derek Fyfe)

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Long Course Metres - Women 19 April 2017
Long Course Metres - Men 19 April 2017
Short Course Metres - Women 18 January 2017
Short Course Metres - Men 18 January 2017

 


KwaZulu-Natal Masters Swimming Association Records
(Maintained by Colleen Bailey)

 

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Long Course Metres 25 February 2016
Short Course Metres 19 April 2014

 


Nelson Mandela Bay Aquatics Masters Records
(Maintained by PJ Duffy)

 

TYPE UP TO DATE
Long Course Metres 11 April 2016
Short Course Metres 05 November 2015
Open Water 11 April 2016

 


And now if you are really feeling good,
how about the:

World Masters Swimming Records
(Maintained by the FINA Masters Recorder Walt Reid)

TYPE UP TO DATE
Long Course Metres (50m) - Detailed with names (.pdf) 2016-12-31
Short Course Metres (25m) - Detailed with names (.pdf) 2016-12-31
World Championship Meet Records (50m) - Detailed with names (.pdf) Perth 2008

(If your browser cannot display .pdf files you can download the free Adobe Reader here)

All FINA Masters World Records web page
(Includes on-line record search page)

FINA Masters World Record Application Instructions.
FINA Masters World Records Application Form.

 

The following South Africans are holders of World Records
as of 01 January 2015

NAME COURSE EVENT AGE GROUP TIME DATE
           
Christopher King Long Men - 200m Backstroke 25-29 2:03.62 2012-06-11
Ryk Neethling Long Men - 50m Butterfly 35-39 24.69 2012-03-17
Edith Ottermann Long Women - 50m Freestyle 40-44 26.44 2009-11-07
Edith Ottermann Long Women - 50m Freestyle 45-49 26.59 2011-03-16
Heather Morris-Eyton Long Women - 200m Breaststroke 45-49 2:43.73 2013-03-15
Edith Ottermann Long Women - 50m Butterfly 45-49 28.97 2011-02-19
Timothy Shead Long Men - 100m Breaststroke 55-59 1:11.13 2008-04-19
Sanderina Kruger Long Women - 50m Freestyle 65-69 31.43 2014-03-12
Sanderina Kruger Long Women - 100m Freestyle 65-69 1:09.63 2014-03-14
Sanderina Kruger Long Women - 200m Freestyle 65-69 2:38.79 2014-02-09
David McLachlan Long Men - 200m Butterfly 75-79 3:26.21 2012-06-15
Cape Town MSC
(Sanderina Kruger,
Cecilia Stanford,
Marcelle Strauss,
Edith Ottermann)
Long Women - 200m Freestyle Relay 200-239 1:56.04 2011-03-19
Cape Town MSC
(Sanderina Kruger,
Cecilia Stanford,
Edith Ottermann,
Perry Cadiz)
Long Women - 400m Freestyle Relay 200-239 4:20.68 2013-03-14
NAME COURSE EVENT AGE GROUP TIME DATE
Timothy Shead (USA) Short 200m Breaststroke 55-59 2:33.79 2009-12-06
Timothy Shead (USA) Short 100m Breaststroke 60-64 1:11.08 2012-12-09
Timothy Shead (USA) Short 100m Ind. Medley 60-64 1:05.53 2012-12-02
Sanderina Kruger Short Women - 50m Freestyle 65-69 31.64 2014-10-19
Sanderina Kruger Short Women - 200m Freestyle 65-69 2:37.00 2014-10-19
Cape Town MSC
(Sanderina Kruger,
Cecilia Stanford,
Marcelle Strauss,
Edith Ottermann)
Short Women - 200m Freestyle Relay 200-239 1:56.19 2011-04-14
Gold Coast Masters - USA
(
Timothy Shead)
Short Men - 200m Medley Relay
(Breaststroke)
240-279 2:01.03 2009-12-05

 


Check out the South Africans who are in the Top Ten in the World

If you are in the FINA Top Ten you can purchase a track suit patch - see http://www.fina.org/project/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=61&Itemid=132.

The following South Africans currently hold the
NUMBER 1 spot in the FINA All Time (1986-2010) Top Ten tabulation

NAME COURSE EVENT AGE GROUP TIME DATE
Edith Ottermann Long 50m Freestyle 40-44 26.44 2009
Sanderina Kruger Long 100m Freestyle 60-64 1:06.63 2009
Sanderina Kruger Long 200m Freestyle 60-64 2:29.54 2010
Tim Shead Long 100m Breaststroke 55-59 1:11.13 2008
Tim Shead (USA) Short 200m Breaststroke 55-59 2:33.79 2009
Tim Shead (USA) Short 100m IM 55-59 1:03.48 2009

The following South Africans hold the
NUMBER 1 spot in the FINA 2010 Top Ten tabulation

NAME COURSE EVENT AGE GROUP TIME
Edith Ottermann Long 50m Freestyle 40-44 26.48
Edith Ottermann Long 50m Butterfly 40-44 29.02
Amanda Picard Long 400m Freestyle 40-44 4:47.44
Heather Morris-Eyton Long 50m Breaststroke 40-44 35.97
Heather Morris-Eyton Long 100m Breaststroke 40-44 1:15.83
Heather Morris-Eyton Long 200m Breaststroke 40-44 2:40.76
Sanderina Kruger Long 50m Freestyle 60-64 30.69
Sanderina Kruger Long 200m Freestyle 60-64 2:29.54
Tim Shead Long 200m IM 55-59 2:28.88
Di Coetzee Short 200m Freestyle 55-59 2:27.22
Tim Shead Short 200m IM 55-59 2:28.57
Tim Shead (USA) Short 100m IM 55-59 1:05.48

FINA Masters Top Ten tabulations (2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 & All Time)

South Africans in World Top Ten for 2001

South Africans in World Top Ten for 1998

South Africans in World Top Ten for 1996


SAMS Top Times Reports

2008-2009 Season

Women Men
Short Course Long Course Short Course Long Course
19-24 19-24 19-24 19-24
25-29 25-29 25-29 25-29
30-34 30-34 30-34 30-34
35-39 35-39 35-39 35-39
40-44 40-44 40-44 40-44
45-49 45-49 45-49 45-49
50-54 50-54 50-54 50-54
55-59 55-59 55-59 55-59
60-64 60-64 60-64 60-64
65-69 65-69 65-69 65-69
70-74 70-74 70-74 70-74
75-79 75-79 75-79 75-79
80-84 80-84 80-84 80-84
85-89 85-89 85-89 85-89
90-94 90-94 90-94 90-94
95-99 95-99 95-99 95-99

NB
All files are Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) format.
Includes all recorded galas.
Includes only swimmers who were registered for the season.
If you aged up during the season you could be listed in two age groups.


SAMS Top Times Reports

2007-2008 Season

Women Men
Short Course Long Course Short Course Long Course
19-24 19-24 19-24 19-24
25-29 25-29 25-29 25-29
30-34 30-34 30-34 30-34
35-39 35-39 35-39 35-39
40-44 40-44 40-44 40-44
45-49 45-49 45-49 45-49
50-54 50-54 50-54 50-54
55-59 55-59 55-59 55-59
60-64 60-64 60-64 60-64
65-69 65-69 65-69 65-69
70-74 70-74 70-74 70-74
75-79 75-79 75-79 75-79
80-84 80-84 80-84 80-84
85-89 85-89 85-89 85-89
90-94 90-94 90-94 90-94
95-99 95-99 95-99 95-99

NB
All files are Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) format.
Includes all recorded galas.
Includes only swimmers who were registered for the season.
If you aged up during the season you could be listed in two age groups.

 


This page last updated: JWP 25 May 2017