VV7 Regulations

VIVA7 - International Masters Swim Meet for Queers & Friends Break Ice. Break records.

All details about the swimming competition. Location, events, judging, awards, and conditions.

Host: SC Diana
Event management: SC Diana
Date: Saturday, February 11, 2017
Location: Hallenbad Floridsdorf
Franklinstraße 22
1210 Vienna
Number of lanes: 6
Pool length: 25m
Timing: electronic

Order of Events:

Session 1

Warm up:
9 - 9.45 a.m.
10 a.m.
Event 01 200m Freestyle
Event 02 200m Breaststroke
Event 03 50m Backstroke
Event 04 100m Butterfly
Event 05 100m Individual Medley
Event 06 4x50m Medley

Session 2

Event 07 50m Freestyle
Event 08 200m Individual Medley
Event 09 50m Butterfly
Event 10 100m Backstroke
Event 11 50m Breaststroke
Event 12 4x50m Freestyle
End of competition: 6 p.m.

General conditions:

The tournament will be held according to the FINA Masters Rules. All national and international participants are eligible provided they are 20 years or older as of December 31, 2017, and their national swimming club is a FINA member. International participants confirm with their registration that their swimming club is a member of their national swimming federation, they are entitled with an appropriate individual licence, and they have a permit for international entries.

For participants in the age group 20-24 years the Fina-MASTERS-Rules do not apply. They are also not entitled to participate in the Masters relays.

All events will be carried out in timed heats and the starting places will be assigned according to the registration lists. Women and men are starting in the same events.

Events or sessions may be changed by the referee in justified cases.

A maximum of three individual events may be swum by each participant.

Registration: Only online registrations are accepted.
Relays: PDF Form 4x50m Freestyle - PDF Form 4x50m Medley
Close of registration: Sunday, February 5, 2017


Judging is based on age groups and sex (AK 20, AK 25, AK 30, AK 35, AK 40,...). The age groups are assigned based on the FINA Masters Rules.


The first three places in each event, age group, and sex will be awarded a coveted Vienna Valentine crystal medal. For relays, (women/men/mixed), the judging is based on age groups beginning with AK100–119.

Number of participants:

The tournament is limited to a maximum of 200 swimmers.

Registration fee:

The registration fee for the package "Athlete" is 25 euros. This includes participation in up to three individual events and all relay starts. The extended package "Athlete Plus" also includes party and brunch tickets, these choices can be booked online. Registration fee needs to be payed before close of registration and needs to be transfered to the account, which will be sent by e-mail to each participant after successful registration. The bank transfer has to include your registration number and last name.

Other conditions:

All participants attend the tournament at their own risk. There is no sport or accident insurance for participants. The organizer is not responsible for damages or theft during the competition.

Results and photos will be published on the website after the meet.

Social events:

Team Kraulquappen is the organizer of all social events.



Follow results live during the competition:


Regulation Download

You can download a PDF of the regulations here.

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