KiwiStars Program

Artistic Swimming New Zealand (ASNZ) launched the KiwiStars Awards Program in January 2020, replacing the existing Stars Program. Swimmers will be taught the specific skills required to pass the national standardised level of achievement required by ASNZ and earn their badges. 

Click on the PDF links to the right for more information on guidelines, testing requirements and FINA splits guide.

Each test will incur a $10 fee.

ASNZ Competition Requirements

Athletes wishing to compete at competitions are required to have reached specific levels as set by ASNZ. For 2021 competitions, these are:

LEVEL 1
  • 10  & Under : KiwiStar 4
  • 12 & Under : KiwiStar 4
  • 13 – 15 : KiwiStar 6
  • Junior : KiwiStar 8
  • Senior : KiwiStar 10
  • Open : KiwiStar 6
LEVEL 2
  • Dolphin : KiwiStar 2 (Regionals)
  • Dolphin : KiwiStar 3 (Nationals)
  • Aquanauts : KiwiStar 4
  • Aquarinas : KiwiStar 5
  • AquaCombo : KiwiStar 4

Badge colours

Star 1
Star 1
Star 2
Star 2
Star 3
Star 3
Star 4
Star 4
Star 5
Star 5
Star 6
Star 6
Star 7
Star 7
Star 8
Star 8
Star 9
Star 9
Star 10
Star 10