Minimum Pool Depths for Racing – Update

FINA regulations which change the minimum depth of water required for swimmers to dive into a pool are to be implemented by Swim England.

Following a health and safety review, the international governing body’s guidance states the minimum depth for racing entries should be 1.35m.

From 1 September 2023, all Swim England affiliated clubs will be required to ensure that all starts and changes during relay races are into 1.35m of water.


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