The Beijing News (Reporter Zhou Xiao) As the final battle of China swimming this year, the 2023 National Swimming Championships and Doha World Championships trials will be held in the swimming pool of Jinan Olympic Sports Center from December 10th to 15th. Zhang Yufei, Qin Haiyang, Wang Shun, Xu Jiayu, Li Bingjie and other famous swimmers all participated in the competition.
Since the 2024 Doha Swimming World Championships will be held from February 2 to 18 next year, this year’s National Swimming Championships will be held in December this year as a trial for the World Championships. For the famous swimmers, this is also a special experience. After all, this period of time has entered the winter training period, and there are few large-scale events arranged in China.
According to the selection method of the World Championships, at most two athletes in each event are selected. The selection conditions are as follows: among the final results of each individual event, at most two athletes who have reached the A standard of the World Championships and achieved the best results are eligible for selection; One athlete has been selected in each individual final result, and the other one has been selected by the athlete who has reached the World Championship A standard and achieved the best result in the preliminary results; If no athlete reaches the World Championship A standard in the final results of each individual event, at most two athletes who have reached the World Championship A standard and achieved the best results in the preliminary results will be eligible for selection; If no athlete in each event reaches the World Championship A standard, the athlete who has reached the World Championship B standard and achieved the best result in the final and preliminaries (the final is better than the preliminaries) will be eligible for selection; If the results of each individual event are the same and exceed the number of selected places, the results of this individual event will be compared, and those with good results will be eligible for selection; If the results are the same again, the athletes with the same results will be replayed according to the requirements of the replay in the competition rules after the final, and those with good results will be eligible for selection.
The qualification of relay events is: athletes who have obtained the qualification of single event selection should have the first performance of single event or relay with the corresponding stroke and distance of each relay event in the trial before they can obtain the qualification of each relay event; Athletes who are not qualified for individual selection will reach the A or B mark of the World Championships in the final results of individual strokes and distances in each relay event, and obtain the alternative qualification to participate in relay events only; According to the competition schedule of the World Championships, after all individual qualifications are confirmed, the list of athletes who only participate in relay events and the qualifications of athletes in relay events are determined by collective discussion according to the results of athletes who are eligible for relay events.
According to the schedule, the 2023 National Swimming Championships will start the preliminary competition at 9: 30 every competition day, and the final competition will start at 19: 00. Judging from the registration situation, many contestants not only have to participate in their own main events, but also reported many events called "whole life" by swimming fans. For example, Wang Shun signed up for 100 frogs, 100 butterflies and 200 butterflies, Xu Jiayu signed up for 400 butterflies, Li Bingjie signed up for 200 butterflies, Pan Zhanle wanted to try her hand at 200, and teenager Yu Yiting even signed up for 11 individual events. While striving for the World Championships in Doha, the athletes will also fully pull their own status and prepare for the World Championships and the Paris Olympic Games.
Editor Wu Dongni
Proofread Wang Xin