Rules of Swimming

All Saint Charles County Summer Swim League stroke judges are required to attend a training session every other year. As part of their training, the stoke judges review Officiating Championship Swimming video. Click here to read the printed materials that accompany the video. This document provides a very simple explanation as to what stoke judges will be looking for during a swim meet.

For more detailed rules, swimmers, parents and coaches should refer to the USA Swimming rulebook. Click here to read the entire rulebook, and here to review the mini (technical) rulebook. For rules regarding pool and diving depths, see the MSHSAA Swimming and Diving rules.




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