Swimmer Level (Eligibility for Competition)


Age Group Swimmers (AAA & AA) - Click Here

NovaTech Level 1 & 2 - Click Here

NovaTech Participation - Click Here

Last Updated on December 5th, 2022 at 8:17 AM


Age Group Swimming

Graduates from Nova Tech Aqua Kids are automatically eligible for AA competitions. Swimmers at the AA level must achieve qualifying times for AAA meets and N.S. Provincial Championships (David Fry & Ken Dunn). The AA program is also designed to introduce swimmers to age group invitational competitions and racing against the entire province.

AAA Standard - Click here

Nova Tech 1 & 2

Swimmers in Level 1 & 2 of the Nova Tech Aqua Kids program are introduced to multi-team competition where the Province is divided into three regions based on geographic location (North, South, Central). Short competitions take place within each region throughout the season (November April), with one final Province-wide event (Nova Tech Explosion) in late May or early June. Nova Tech meets are limited to one session while the Nova Tech Explosion takes place over two days.

Graduation from Level 1 to Level 2
100 IM under 2:00

Graduation from Level 2 to Age Group
200 IM under 4:00
200 FR under 3:30

Nova Tech Participation

Nova Tech Aqua Kids starts with in-house club activities that are Coach lead (Participation level). Once swimmers demonstrate a proficiency in skills, they may graduate to Nova Tech Aqua Kids Level 1 followed by Level 2.

Graduation from Participation to Level 1
100 IM under 2:15