Teaching Tuesday: Different Types of Meet Sanctions

There are three (3) types of sanctions which can be issued for competitive swim meets held within the Georgia Swimming territory. 

Sanctioned Meet
A swim meet is considered a Sanctioned Meet if all participating swimmers are members of USA Swimming and it is conducted in accordance with current USA Swimming Rules and Regulations. 

Approved Meet
A swim meet is considered an Approved Meet if there are non-USA Swimming registered swimmers participating in the meet and it is conducted in accordance with current USA Swimming Rules and Regulations. 

Observed Meet
A swim meet is considered an Observed Meet if there are non-USA Swimming registered swimmers participating in the meet and it is conducted in accordance with Rules and Regulations other than USA Swimming Rules and Regulation. 

Each type of meet requires a different form to receive proper sanctioning. All forms may be found here.

For more information, refer to the Georgia Swimming Policies & Procedures Section 5. Meet Sanctions.

 
    
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