IMX/ IMR Challenge
Read below and find out more on the USA Swimming IMX page
The purpose of the IMX Challenge is to promote versatility in age group swimming while advocating greater participation and development across a range of events that are integral to long-term success in swimming. The IMX challenge is unique in that it is designed to provide similar challenge to swimmers across age and gender. Want to learn more? Visit the USA Swimming IMX page
[IMR] IMReady is the first step in the challenge with shorter events. Designed to prepare you for the IMX Challenge.
9 & Under; 10-year olds: 100 Free, 50 Back, 50 Breast, 50 Fly, 100 IM (SC) or 200 IM (LC)
11-year olds; 12-year olds: 200 Free, 50 Back, 50 Breast, 50 Fly, 100 IM (SC) or 200 IM (LC)
13, 14, 15, 16, 17, & 18-year olds: 200 Free, 100 Back, 100 Breast, 100 Fly, 200 IM
IMX IMXtreme is the second step with longer events and local and national power point ranking.
9 & Under; 10-year olds: 200 Free, 100 Back, 100 Breast, 100 Fly, 200 IM
11-year olds; 12-year olds: 400 Free (LC) or 500 Free (SC), 100 Back, 100 Breast, 100 Fly, 200 IM
13, 14, 15, 16, 17, & 18-year olds: 400 Free (LC) or 500 Free (SC), 200 Back, 200 Breast, 200 Fly, 200 IM, 400 IM
IMX Performance – Ready for a bigger challenge? The faster you swim the more power points you earn. Swimmers who achieve an IMX score above these levels achieve the IMX PERFORMANCE award!
12U IMX performance 2000+ power points
13O IMX performance 2400+ power points