Entries to the 2020 Anchor AIMS Games International Sporting Championships will be made and only accepted online:
If registration for an activity is oversubscribed, then the opportunity to participate will be at the discretion of the executive committee and no further correspondence will be entered into (if unsuccessful the team entry will be refunded). The four semi-finalists in the tournament of the previous year have right of entry.
Wednesday 10th June – Entries close for the 2020 Anchor AIMS Games at 11.59pm. The EnterNOW system will generate a confirmation email three days prior to entries closing so school coordinators can check that they have entered the correct individuals, teams, codes etc.The AIMS Games Trust has a strict NO REFUND policy from this date! NO EXCEPTIONS!
Wednesday 24th June – All schools must have paid their registration invoice to have their entry confirmed.Late entries (if accepted) will incur a 50% penalty fee
Wednesday 1st July – Confirmation sent to all 2020 participating schools (if registration for a sporting code is oversubscribed then the opportunity to compete will be at the discretion of the executive committee).
Monday 27th July – School group opening ceremony ticket bookings go on sale through Ticketek (First show – 3.00pm, Second show – 7.00pm).
Wednesday 29th July – All Team/individual online name and code information registration forms to be completed. Competitors’ names, date of birth, coach and manager’s names and phone/email details are required. NOTE: Any team that withdraws after this date will be ineligible to compete at the 2021 Anchor AIMS Games Water Polo tournament.
Monday 3rd August – Public opening ceremony tickets go on sale through Ticketek (First show – 3.00pm, Second show – 7.00pm).
Wednesday 12th August – Draws live, finalised and published.
Saturday 5th September – The 17th Anchor AIMS Games International Sporting Championships opens.
All games will play in the 25m x 20m pool at the Baywave TECT Aquatic & Leisure Centre (indoor pool) and the Aquatic Centre - Te Pare a Ruahine (outdoor pool). http://tcalstaff.co.nz/network/Baywave.html and www.boppoly.ac.nz/go/aquatic-centre.
A tournament committee will be in place to administer and facilitate the running of this tournament.
Referees and table duty officials will be supplied by the tournament organisers. The cost for this is included in the entry fee. If you have a qualified Referee attending with your team, please let the tournament organiser know (there will be a space for this on your team registration sheet which is due in by Wednesday 29th July).
The top three placed teams in each division will be presented with their certificates and medals at the Baywave Aquatic Centre at the conclusion of the finals on Friday 11th September.