Swimming Canada Rules Updates / Clarifications

Swimming Canada recently issued two memos clarifying on some rule changes from FINA, as well as Swimming Canada's implementations.

They are linked (and very briefly summarized) below: 

  • Memo #1
    • Manual timing requirements
    • Inspector of turns clarification
    • Freestyle re-defined (has to be "on breast" before any kick or pull)
    • Swimsuit clarifications for various levels of meets in Canada
    • Class 2 Time Trial
  • Memo #2
    • Butterfly underwater kick clarification