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Diving state championships

The diving championships are for schools who nominate individual competitors from students aged between 10 and 19 years. Find out more about the event and how you can enter.

Who can participate

To participate in the event

  • schools must be affiliated with School Sport SA.
  • competitors must be aged between 10 and 19 years.

Competitor age is calculated at 31 December in the year of competition.

  • For individual events, competitors must participate in their age group.
  • For the synchronised event, competitors can participate in an older age group to create a pair.

Where and when

Friday 1 April at SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre, 443 Morphett Road, Oaklands Park

The carnival will begin at 8.30am and finish by 12.30pm.

Entry fee

$5.00 including GST per student and spectator to be paid at the gate.

How to enter

Submit the diving championships nomination form by Friday 18 March 2022. Nomination form will be available shortly.

Event format

Diving SA Officials will be conducting the School Sport SA diving championships. There will be no limit to the number of divers from each school allowed to compete, providing they are able to perform the required dives.

  • Divers will need to arrive in their school sport uniform
  • Warmups will be from 8.30am and the competition will concluded around 12.30pm
  • Order of events is springboard followed by synchronised if time permits.

Competition format

Competition format is subject to change depending on entries.

Springboard

All competitors may use 1 and/ or 3 metre springboard

Age

Year of birth

Competition details

10 years

2012

2 dives from 2 groups not to exceed 3.6 total degree of difficulty, plus

2 dives from 2 groups with no limit on degree or difficulty

11 years

2011

2 dives from 2 groups not to exceed 3.6 total degree of difficulty, plus

2 dives from 2 groups with no limit on degree or difficulty

12 years

2010

3 dives from 3 groups not to exceed 5.4 total degree of difficulty, plus

2 dives from 2 groups with no limit on degree or difficulty

13 years

2009

3 dives from 3 groups not to exceed 5.4 total degree of difficulty, plus:

2 dives from 2 groups with no limit on degree or difficulty

14 years

2008

3 dives from 3 groups not to exceed 5.4 total degree of difficulty, plus

3 dives from 3 groups with no limit on degree or difficulty

15 years

2007

4 dives from 4 groups not to exceed 7.6 total degree of difficulty, plus

3 dives from 3 groups with no limit on degree or difficulty

16 years

2006

4 dives from 4 groups not to exceed 7.6 total degree of difficulty, plus

4 dives from 4 groups with no limit on degree or difficulty

17 to 19 years

2005 – 2003

4 dives from 4 groups not to exceed 7.6 total degree of difficulty, plus

4 dives from 4 groups with no limit on degree or difficulty

Synchronised

Pairs would come from existing team members

Age groups for the pairs are below and can be boys/ girls or mixed combinations.

Divers may use springboards and/or platform (to be confirmed) in synchronised diving.

Age

Year of birth

Competition details

10-12 years

2012-2010

2 dives that have a set degree of difficulty of 2.0 each, plus:

 1 dive with no degree limit

13-14 years

2009-2008

2 dives that have a set degree of difficulty of 2.0 each, plus:

 2 dives with no degree limit

15-16 years

2007-2006

2 dives that have a set degree of difficulty of 2.0 each, plus:

 3 dives with no degree limit

17-19 years

2005-2003

2 dives that have a set degree of difficulty of 2.0 each, plus:

 3 dives with no degree limit

Presentations and results

  • Presentations will be at the end of the event.
  • Results will be posted on this page as soon as possible after the event.

Previous results and history

Contacts

School Sport SA

Phone: 8416 5900
Email: education.schoolsportsa [at] sa.gov.au