SS 9 FIGURE PANELS

Synchronised Swimming Rules 2009-2013

SS 9.1 When qualified judges are available in sufficient numbers one (1), two (2) or four (4) panels of six (6) or seven (7) judges may officiate.

SS 9.1.1 When one (1) panel of judges is used, all competitors shall perform the four (4) figures one by one in the listed order.

SS 9.1.2 When two (2) panels of judges are officiating, each panel shall judge two (2) figures.

SS 9.1.3 When four (4) panels of judges are officiating, each panel shall judge one (1) figure.

SS 9.2 During the Figure session, the judges shall be placed in such elevated positions as to have a profile view of the competitors.

SS 9.2.1 All figures shall commence at a signal from the referee or assistant referee.

SS 9.2.2 On a signal from the referee or assistant referee all judges shall simultaneously flash their score.

SS 9.2.3 Judges scores may only be flashed on the score board or be sent to the computer after approval by the referee or the appointed official.