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2022 -2023 Season Golden Flipper Challenge
October 4, 2022
The Golden Flipper Challenge this season is regionally based, with each region working collaboratively to develop their event.
All swims done at sanctioned events will be scored. There will be no need to submit anything for the challenge. The challenge is for Para, Open, and birth years 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011. The top eight swims will score for LCM and SCM and the rankings will be updated throughout the season with the winners being announced in September 2023.
The challenges are:
- Lower Mainland (Vancouver Coastal, Fraser River, Fraser Valley) vs Swim Alberta – 100 Breast
- Vancouver Island Region vs Swim Manitoba / Swim Saskatchewan – 200 Breast
- Thompson – Okanagan Region vs Swim Nova Scotia – 200 Fly
- Kootenay Region vs Swim PEI – 400 Free
- North East / North West Regions vs Swim New Brunswick – 100 Breast
The Para challenges will be the para distance of that stroke and will be ranked by Para points.
Swim BC encourages clubs to work together to strategize on how to best develop thier event. This may include micro challenges, special sets, or contests.
Good luck and have fun!