Time Standards

2016 Illinois YMCA Time Standards (Districts and State)

2015 National YMCA Swimming Time Standards

2015 Illinois Swimming Time Standards

2014 Winter Junior National Time Standards

2013-2016 National Age Group Motivational Times


YMCA Junior District Time Standards: Time Standards for the Junior District Meet are Disqualifying Times. Swimmers who have achieved the Junior District time, or faster, can not participate in that event at Junior Districts. Swimmers are able to compete at both Junior Districts and the Illini Districts Championships..


YMCA Illini District Championships Time Standards: *New For 2014-15*. Swimmers must achieve a District Time Standard to participate in the District Championship Meet.


YMCA State Time Standards: Swimmers, and Relays, may qualify for the IL YMCA State Championships at any meet throughout the season.


National YMCA Time Standards: A swimmer may achieve a qualifying time at any meet: IHSA, USA-S, or YMCA. To compete in the National YMCA Championships a swimmer must participate in the YMCA District Championship.


Illinois Swimming Time Standards: A swimmer may achieve a qualifying time at any meet. For an event in which a qualifying time was achieved outside a USA-S sanctioned meet, proof of time must be submitted at the time of entry.


National Age Group Motivation Times: These times are used at various meets for qualifying times or designation for awards. The AAA time standard is the Zone qualifying time for both Senior and Age Group swimming under the USA-S National Governing Body.