Swimming(Swimming)

Swimming(Swimming)

Sport Overview

In swimming, competitors swim a certain distance using a prescribed style of swimming (freestyle, backstroke, butterfly, breaststroke), and the one with the best time wins. Other events include the individual medley, where competitors swim using each of the four styles, and the relay, where four competitors swim in sequence.

Event

(General Category)

EventDistances
IndividualFreestyle50m,100m,200m,400m,800m
Backstroke50m,100m,200m
Breaststroke50m,100m,200m
Butterfly50m,100m,200m
Individual Medley200m
RelayFreestyle4×50m
Medley4×50m

(Para-Category)
EventDistances
IndividualFreestyle50m,100m,200m,400m
Backstroke50m,100m,200m
Breaststroke50m,100m,200m
Butterfly50m,100m,200m
Individual Medley150m(WPS rule),200m
*Individual events (Freestyle, Backstroke, Breaststroke, Butterfly, Individual Medley) include para-sport categories.
*The events in which physically-handicapped athletes, visually handicapped athletes and intellectually handicapped athletes among athletes with impairments can participate will be determined separately.

Age Categories


 The age as of 31 December 2021 shall apply.
(1)Individual events
Division253035404550556065707580859095100
age25

29
30

34
35

39
40

44
45

49
50

54
55

59
60

64
65

69
70

74
75

79
80

84
85

89
90

94
95

99
100

104

(2) Relay events type (total age of the four swimmers)
Division100120160200240280320360
age100

119
120

159
160

199
200

239
240

279
280

319
320

359
360

399

Eligibility

(1)Swimmers who are healthy and training regularly and also agree to abide by the motto of Master's swimming. Swimmers who understand and agree with the contents of this document.
(2)Japanese nationals with impairments who wish to participate must register with the Japanese Para Swimming Federation before applying for participation.
(3)Overseas nationals with impairments who wish to participate must complete one of the following registrations before applying for participation, and attach a copy of PDF file of the relevant documents when applying for participation (only for the documents written in English) and bring original document on the day of competition.
 ・Player registration for World Para Swimming
 ・Persons with physical impairments must register with the National Federation of own country
 ・Persons with intellectual impairments must register with INAS

Sport News

[Jan 30,2020]Updated '14 Notes on Participation'of Sports Information Guide.
[Jan.7th,2020]Updated '9 schedule'of Sports Information Guide

Sports Information Guide

Schedule

Sport Discipline May 2021 Venues
14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Swimming Swimming                        
Kobe Port Island Sports Center
Diving                            
Kobe Port Island Sports Center
Water Polo                            
Amagasaki Sports Forest
Artistic Swimming                              
Amagasaki Sports Forest
Open Water                                
Tarui Southern Beach

※The above schedule was created based on the information that is current as of June 5th, 2020. It is subject to change due to various circumstances in the future.

Venue

Kobe Port Island Sports Center

Location 6-12-1, Minatojimanakamachi, Kobe Chuo-ku, Hyogo 650-0046
Games Accreditation Sports Check-in
Access ・7minutes by Walking from Shimin Hiroba station to Venue
・5 minutes by car from Hanshin Expressway Kobe Line “Kyobashi” Ramp
Official Homepage https://www.kobe-spokyo.jp/psc/

Sport Check-in

【Date and Time】
 Thursday, 20 May – Tuesday, 25 May 2021, 8:00 - 17:00
【Venue】
 To be determined

Nearest Village

Masters Village Hyogo

Location 2-1 Aioicho, Chuo-ku, Kobe city, Hyogo
Access From JR Kobe Station, exit out of Central Gate, go down to the basement floor using the
escalator at the south exit. The square in front of the escalator is “Duo Dome”.
Official Homepage http://www.duokobe.com/

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