At all home meets, ribbons are awarded to swimmers as follows:
1st through 6th place for 10 & Unders
1st through 4th place for 11 & Ups
Relays: 1st through 4th place.
Heat Winners: All heats after the 1st heat… unless you placed overall.
Participant Ribbons: All 8 & Unders who did not place.
Special ribbons are given at the end of the season to all swimmers who break team records and/or qualify for the County Swim Meet.
Stars are earned by swimmers of all ages, white stars are recommended for ages 10 & Under but open to all ages
White: awarded for improving best time by 3 seconds
Red: awarded for being within 3 seconds of County Qualifying Time*
Gold: awarded for achieving County Qualifying Time*
Large Gold: awarded for breaking an IVST Pool record
*County Qualifying Times can be found under the Documents Tab.
Do you have questions about awards? Please contact: IVSTdirector@yahoo.com