Time Standards


Time Standards

Qualification time standards are set by the various governing bodies that come under the umbrella of USA Swimming. Championship meets require swimmers meet or exceed these standards.

Times for 2018-2019 season championship meets are posted below. TAGS time standards are revised each year in October.  

2019 STAGS Time Standards (10/2/17) Short course yards and long course meters --> no change from 2018

2019 TAGS Time Standards (10/5/18): Short course yards 

2019 TAGS Time Standards (10/5/18): Long course meters

2018 Sectionals Time Standards (11/4/17)

2017-2020 National Age Group Motivational Times (B, BB, A, etc. by age/gender for short course yards, short course meters, and long course meters) 

2018 Winter Nationals Time Standards

2018 Winter Junior Nationals Time Standards

2018 Nationals Time Standards

2019 Junior Nationals Time Standards

2019 Nationals Time Standards

2019 Futures Championship Meet Time Standards

2017 U.S. Open Time Standards

2018-2019 USA Swimming Scholastic All America Time Standards (and link to program description and application process)

2020 Olympic Trials

Click here to look up times for an individual swimmer (links to the USA Swimming times database)