Breaststroke - Timing of Permissible Butterfly Kick After the Start and Turns.
Pursuant to a change adopted by FINA regarding the butterfly kick during the first stroke of each lap of the breaststroke, the USA-S Rules and Regulations Committee has adopted a similar change to its rules, as shown in the notice from the Committee Chair, Jay Thomas, effective immediately. Link to Notice
Accordingly, as YMCA Swimming follows the USA-S Technical Rules, this rule change should be implemented immediately for all YMCA swim meets.
Edited by administrator on 11/July/2015 at 7:22am