TIME STANDARDS & ALIGNMENTS – 2016-2020

2016 / 2020 AzSI Qualifying Time Standards*

In order to qualify to participate in meets that are part of the AzSI Championship Meet Series1,  a swimmer must have achieve a qualifying time in the appropriate age group, equal to or better that the stated qualify times. Listed below are the qualifying time standards for the various classes of meets.  Additionally, these time standards are sometimes used for qualifying standards for other meets.

1See AzSI Policy 203 – Championship Swimming – Meet Standardization


 2016 / 2020 Arizona Time Standards

  • Age-Group Standards
  • Junior Olympics Alignments
  • Senior Standards
2016 – 2020 AzSI Age Group Time Standards*

Notes: “A” standards represent qualifying standard for AzSI State Championship meet;     “B” standards represent qualifying standards for AzSI Junior Olympic Meets. Each set of times standards includes all ages, 10 & under, 11 & 12 and 13 & 14.

*Time standards effective September 1, 2016 through August 31, 2020.   While it is the intention  that these standards will be applicable through 2020 they will be reexamined annually. 

2016 AzSI Junior Olympics Meet Alignments

  2016 – 2020 AzSI Senior  Championship Time Standards*

*Time standards effective September 1, 2016 through August 31, 2020. While it is the intention  that these standards will be applicable through 2020 they will be reexamined annually. 

Note: **Bonus events:  If an athlete qualifies for one (1) Senior Championship qualifying time then that athlete will be allowed to swim two (2) bonus swims as long as they have the bonus times in those events. If an athlete qualifies for two (2) Senior Championship qualifying times then that athlete will be allowed to swim two (2) bonus in those events, three (3) qualifying times athletes can (1) bonus in those events. If an athlete has four (4) or more Senior Championship qualifying times they will not be allowed any bonus swims.  

Other Time Standards

Click the link below for the USA Swimming time standards, including, Sectionals, Junior Nationals and Nationals and other USA Swimming sponsored meets:

Click here for link to  USA SWIMMING time standards page.

For Top Times Report, Age Group Records (USAS) and other LSC information.

Click here for a link to the Arizona LSC’s (Local Swim Committee) Portal.  Click on the link that says “LSC Portal Search”, then scroll down for Arizona Swimming and click in the link that says “LSC Website”.

Arizona Swimming Records