The swim fins used in events for U13 and under aged events are restricted to soft/flexible rubber type fins in the style depicted below:
Please note that fins that do not meet this general profile including those without “shoes” or are specific purpose diving, swim training or surfing fins with stiff and/or elongated blades, will not be permitted for use in U13 and under aged events.
The swim fins shall comply with the following dimensions:
- Maximum 50cm overall length including the shoe.
- Maximum 25cm width at the widest point of the blade.
Swim fins are to be measured with the shoe extended but not stretched. Swim fins will not be permitted to be used if they do not conform to the specifications or if they are considered to be safety hazard.
Note: Fins are measured while not being worn.
Please note that fins that do not meet this general profile or are dedicated dive fins and those with stiff and/or elongated blades will not be permitted for use U13 and under aged events.