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IMS Aquathlon

200m Swim followed by a 3km Run

No University Swimmers, Athletes, Triathletes, Lifesavers or Waterpolo players

Entry list required one week prior to event

Points Scale ā€˜Dā€™

Venue: University Pool and marked run route around campus

Date: TBC

Rules:

1. The competition will be run on a team basis, each Hall entering 12 competitors for the event (6 male 6 female)

2. Swim hats will be provided and must be worn when in the pool

3. All athletes must start the swim in the pool, no diving is allowed

4. Only competitors are allowed in the transition area during the race, outside help will result in a time penalty

5. Chip timing will be available at the event, to ensure the correct result the chip must be worn throughout the duration of the event. All chips should be returned at the end, failure to do so will result in a 2 point penalty to the hall

6. Top half of the body must be covered when out of the pool

7. Race numbers must be worn at all times and these will be provided at the start of the event. Please ensure the number is visible at the front of your body and attached prior to the start of the event

8. All competitors must conform to marshal instructions

9. If competitors are seen to be cutting corners or deviating from the course, a time penalty will be imposed

10. All competitors must cross roads as directed by marshal

11. Penalties will be imposed for the following offences

– Cutting corners

– Deviating from the course

– Disobeying marshal instructions

– For every 25m not completed in pool

There will be a 1 minute penalty for each offence

12. Each hall will receive 1 IMS point for each competitor entered in to the competition and the first 60 men and 60 women will receive points for finishing.