Swim England London

Aquatic sports in the London region

Artistic Swimming Scorers

Following on from the Judge updates with World Aquatics (FINA) significantly changing the rules for artistic swimming, those wishing to be a scorer for national competitions from 2024 need to attend a compulsory course. There are two sessions available. Registration to attend one (or more) of these sessions is via the link below:


Details of the course content are as follows:

Swim England national scorers course part 2: routines

This 2 ½-hour online course will cover the new system and what this means for scorers.

The course is suitable for anyone who has:

  • passed the recent national scorers course on figures
  • been on a previous national scorers course
  • Been a national scorer in the past 5 years

By the end of the course, attendees will:

  • Understand the key changes, especially what this means for scoring
  • Know what is same as before and what is different
  • Have seen and tried the new scoring system
  • Understand what declared difficulty, base marks and factoring are and how they affect scores
  • Know that different types of competition will score routines in a range of ways

Zoom details will be sent out nearer to the time of the session.