30th May – 1st June 2008
Chomutov, Czech Republic

Rules and events order

Competitions will be held according to the IPC Swimming Rules.

For events order see the Competition Programme.

There will be heats only, no finals in all paralympic events for classes S1-S13. Points score system created by KONTAKT bB will be used to compare the results among all the classes for each distance and stroke. All heats will be seeded according to entered times (all classes together).

Competitors must present themselves to the call up area at least three heats, or three finals prior to their heat or final. It is the competitor’s responsibility to be at the start in time.


There will be medal ceremony for each event for the best three results according the points on a multi-disability basis in three age groups – 19 and older, 15 – 18, 14 and younger.

Last update: 16:13 19.5.2009