Section 6: Approved sports – activities and specific rules

Amended 2015

6.8 Diving - NSWCHSSA Championships

6.8.1 Competition

(a) Boys/girls dives

Springboard diving shall be from either the one metre and/or three metre boards.

12/13 years boys and girls

2 dives from 2 groups @ 3.6 plus
2 dives from 2 groups with no limit on degree of difficulty

14/15 years boys and girls

3 dives from 3 groups @ 5.4 plus
3 dives from 3 groups with no limit on degree of difficulty

16/17+ years boys and girls

4 dives from 4 groups @ 7.6 plus
4 dives from 4 groups with no limit on degree of difficulty

17-19 years platform (5m and/or 7.5m and/or 10m)

4 dives from 3 groups @ 7.6 plus
3 dives from 3 groups with no limit on degree of difficulty

Open platform (5m and/or 7.5m and/or 10m)

3 dives from 3 groups @ 5.6 plus
3 dives from 3 groups with no limit on degree of difficulty

Champion of Champions

2 dives from 2 groups @ 3.6 plus
2 dives from 2 groups with no limit on degree of difficulty

(b) Regional point score

The points system is as follows:

1st place 10 points
2nd place 8 points
3rd place 6 points
4th place 4 points
5th place 2 points
all other places 1 point

6.8.2 General

(a) Age

Age is determined by age turned during the year of competition.

(b) Team list

Team lists are to be submitted at least 10 days prior to the competition.

(c) Dive sheets

The dive sheets must be entered on dive recorder by the Wednesday prior to the championships.

(d) Events

Day One
12 years boys and girls
13 years boys and girls
14 years boys and girls
15 years boys and girls

Day Two
16 years boys and girls
17+ years boys and girls
Open platform boys and girls
Champion of Champions boys and girls

Champion of Champions

The winner of each competition division is eligible to contest the Champion of Champions. In the event that a diver wins both a springboard and a platform eligibility event they may choose to do springboard and/or platform.

Dive sheets for this event should be submitted to the championship organiser at the conclusion of the respective event.

(e) CHS team

A CHS team will be selected at the championships. This team will comprise of the first 3 placegetters in each event as long as they have fulfilled the requirements. The team will represent CHS at the NSW All Schools Diving Championships.

6.8.3 Judiciary

In the event of any circumstances requiring a judiciary, the judiciary shall consist of the CHS convener, the championship organiser and the regional manager or his/her representative.

6.8.4 Entries

Each region may enter 3 competitors in each competition.

6.8.5 Eligibility

Competing divers must be bone fide secondary students of schools within the region they represent.

6.8.6 Order of events

Day One
12 years boys and girls
13 years boys and girls
14 years boys and girls
15 years boys and girls

Day Two
16 years boys and girls
17+ years boys and girls
Open platform boys and girls
Champion of Champions boys and girls

Approximate times are given only. Please arrive early for marshalling.

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