Time Standards for Qualifying Meets

 B times, BB, A, AA, AAA, and AAAA Time Standards

 (Ages 9 - 18) LC Meter -p.1, SC Meters - p.3, SC Yards p.5  (revised for 2021-2024)

(Ages 8 & under) LC Meter, SC Yards, SC Meters and 13-21 50 Back/Breast/Fly/Free (revised for 2021-2024)

These standards are used to determine qualification for "State", our MT State Championship meet.  Swimmers must achieve at least one BB time to qualify for "State"  Once qualified, swimmers may choose to enter events from any event they have achieved a B qualifying time or better in the previous 15 months.  Swimmers "aging up" must meet the standards of their new age group.

To Use these charts, first find the page for the type of course you raced in (LCM, SCY, SCM).Find your age group on the chart, then look for the event of interest.  Then read across the columns to find which category your time fits into.


The following time standards are for upper level qualifying meets.