The distances of the races have been altered to:
Age Groups and Distances: Girls & Boys 12-14yrs – 1.5km; Girls & Boys 15/16yrs – 2km; Girls & Boys 17/18yrs 3km
All competitors must have equalled or bettered the entry time in an event designated or licensed by the ASA, SASA or WASA for entry into National competitions or, for foreign competitors, approved by their federation. Times must have been achieved since 1 July 2012 and the event closing date.
Closing Date for Pool Based Entries 12 noon, Monday 1 July 2013
The winner of an ASA Regional Open Water Championship, being a member of a club in that Region, who does not achieve entry by means of a pool based swim, may also enter the National Championships providing the distance swum is equivalent to that to be swum at The National Championships for that age group. (Age Groups & Distances see condition 4 below)