Shanghai 2011 - Awards

10.1 – Gold, silver and bronze medals shall be awarded to the first three places in individual and team final competitions (GR 9.7.1)


In Swimming, in case of equal times, medals shall be awarded as follows (GR 9.7.2.1):
1st place: 2 Gold – no Silver, 1 Bronze
2nd place: 1 Gold, 2 Silver – no Bronze
3rd place: 1 Gold, 1 Silver, 2 Bronze

In case of 3 equal times medals shall be awarded as follows (GR 9.7.2.2):
1st place: 3 Gold – no Silver, no Bronze
2nd place: 1 Gold, 3 Silver – no Bronze
3rd place: 1 Gold, 1 Silver, 3 Bronze

10.2 – Diplomas shall be awarded to all eight finalists (ten finalists in Swimming, if 10 lanes are used) in individual events and to the first six finalists (eight finalists in Swimming, if 10 lanes are used) in team events (GR 9.7.1).

10.3 – Trophies for the highest scoring national teams, male and female, in swimming, and the highest scoring national team in swimming (GR 9.8.1). In Open Water Swimming, a special FINA Team Trophy will be given based upon the points achieved under rule GR 9.8.2 on the individual events.

10.4 – Commemorative medals for all those connected officially with the Championships.