2009 Swimming World Championships

In 2009, five world championships organized. These are spectacular short track races swum in over a month time. The first match in Durban, South Africa, on 16 and 17 October 2009. The second game in Moscow, Russia, on 6 and 7 November 2009. The third match in Stockholm, Sweden, on 10 and November 11, 2009. The fourth game is in Berlin, Germany, on 14 and 15 November 2009. the last race in Singapore on 21 and 22 November.

Circuit Design

At every World Cup swim the same program number:

  • Gratis Battle: 50m, 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m och 1500m
  • Backstroke: 50m, 100m and 200m
  • Breaststroke: 50m, 100m and 200m
  • Butterfly: 50m, 100m and 200m
  • Medley: 100m, 200m and 400m

Look here for the results 
Each song swim a few series and finals. The fastest eight swimmers / swimmers from swimming series finale of Commit4fitness. The series will be?? morning swim and finals?? Evening. In the 400m individual medley, 800m and 1500m clearance clearance is no series. These numbers are called?? Final time ?? swim. This means that the fastest eight swimmers enter this number in the final session swimming and other swimmer swims this number in the series session. This does not mean that anyone in the series session can not be on the podium. After the last session, an overall ranking is done on these numbers and where the numbers 1-2-3, etc. out.


At each final Award.

  • The winner of each final gets US $ 1500,
  • No. 2 in the final will receive US $ 1000,
  • Number three in the finals will receive US $ 500,

The total prize money for each final is US $ 3000,
For example, if a shared location is 2, the prize sum of numbers 2 and 3 are added together and then divided by 2
Points System
World Swimming Federation has its own score table. Here assigned each time a stroke and distance points. This table is updated after each Olympics. Each swimmer will get for his or her swim time automatically score points.After each World Cup is an overview of the 10 highest degree of scoring. Herein a swimmer can only happen once, even if the swimmer swims four races. Of this, or have the highest score. Ladies and gentlemen, each one has its own rankings.
At the last World Cup will be awarded colon. Someone swims world record, then the swimmer will receive 20 extra points. Representing a world record, then the swimmer will receive 10 extra points.
The final rankings are compiled by adding up all the accumulated points per swimmer together. Who about five World Championships, the highest number of points wins the World Cup in 2009. It is also true that men and women have a separate ranking.

  • The winner will receive US $ 100,000,
  • The number two in total will receive US $ 50,000,
  • The number total of three will receive US $ 30,000,

If a swimmer swims world record, he or she receives a bonus of US $ 10,000,

Dutch participation

Durban, 16 + October 17, 2009:

  • Hinkelien Schreuder
  • Inge Dekker
  • ranomi kromowidjojo

Moscow, 7 + November 8, 2009:

  • Hinkelien Schreuder

Stockholm, 10 + November 11, 2009:

  • Hinkelien Schreuder
  • Inge Dekker
  • Joeri Verlinden
  • Jan Kersten