South African Masters Swimming
30th Long Course Championships

held at the Stadium Swimming Complex in Bloemfontein in the Free State
from the 12th to the 15th of March 2012.

The SAMS Open Water Championships were held at Maselspoort Resort on the 16th.


2115 entries were received from 401 swimmers (210 women and 191 men) from 21 clubs.

2 were foreign swimmers from Great Britain and Brazil.

381 swimmers eventually competed.

373 swimmers scored points for their club in individual races.

12 swimmers won all 6 of their individual events and scored 72 points for their clubs.

302 relay teams were entered.

There were 11 swimmers entered who were 80 years and older.

The oldest female competitor was Christie du Plooy (83) from ET Stingrays MSC.
The oldest male competitor was Paul Mulder (90) from Coelacanth MSC.

In the Open Water events 171 swimmers entered and 137 finally competed.


RECORDS

 

COLOURS

South African Masters Swimming Colours qualifying times were bettered 40 times by 20 different South African Swimmers during the championships.
Sanderina Kruger bettered the SAMS Colours qualifying time in all 6 of her individual events.

24 swimmers (15 women & 9 men) who qualified throughout the 2013/2014 season were awarded their SAMS Colours.

1 additional swimmer who had qualified on time in a previous year and had now competed in his 3rd championships was awarded his SAMS Colours for the year in which he qualified.

In addition there were 2 swimmers who qualified on time in the 2013/2014 season but have yet to fulfil the requirement of participation in 3 SAMS National Long Course Championships.

In the 3Km Open Water event on Sunday an additional 2 swimmers (both women) achieved SAMS Colours qualifying times.
 


ENTRY LISTS:

Club list
Competitors by Name

Competitors by Age
Competitors & Relays by Club

AWARDS:

See what Awards were presented.

RESULTS:

BY AGE GROUP:

Individual events:

Women:

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

Men:

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

Relay events:

Women

Men

Mixed

BY EVENT:

See Real-time results

All events by event number
 

RECORDS & COLOURS:

FINA World Records broken or equalled. (All by event)

SAMS Records broken or equalled. (All by event)

SAMS Records broken or equalled. (By Club)

SAMS Records broken or equalled in the Dash-for-Cash invitation races. 

 

South African Masters Swimming Colours Qualifying Times achieved at the Championships.

 

SCORES:

Clubs:
    All events (Women, Men, Combined)
    Individual events (Combined)
    Relay events (Combined)

Regions:
    All events (Combined)

Individuals:
    Individual events

SUMMARY:

Medal count

Places count

Championship summary
    Overall
    By Club

DASH-for-CASH:

Results

Results by Masters age groups

OPEN WATER SWIM:

1000m and 3000m Open Water Swims were held on Sunday 16th at Maselspoort.

1000m results
3000m results


Event 1 scores
Event 2 scores
Event 3 scores

Total scores - The winning Club (Coelacanth MSC) will be presented with the SAMS Open Water Club Trophy at the Awards Function next year.

 

 


This page last updated: JWP 26 April 2014