Team SA’s Rio Olympics qual­i­fy­ing cri­te­ria

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Track and field ath­letes must at­tain qual­i­fy­ing stan­dards at IAAF-sanc­tioned events Dead­line:

July 11


Have at least 10 Union Cy­cliste In­ter­na­tionale (UCI) points in the in­di­vid­ual UCI rank­ing and com­pete at the 2016 UCI BMX World Cham­pi­onships

Moun­tain bike:

UCI Olympic­qual­i­fi­ca­tion rank­ing and Olympic track rank­ing (for track events be­tween 2014-16)


For men, their UCI fi­nal rank­ing by their na­tion by the end of De­cem­ber will be used. For women, the 2015 World Cham­pi­onships, UCI rank­ings by na­tion as of the end of May; and road race and in­di­vid­ual time tri­als will be used Dead­lines: (BMX, women’s road race and in­di­vid­ual time tri­als);

(Men’s road race and in­di­vid­ual time tri­als)

May 31

De­cem­ber 31

The team and in­di­vid­u­als will be con­sid­ered based on the In­ter­na­tional Fenc­ing Fed­er­a­tion of­fi­cial rank­ing lists by April 4, and must be main­tained up to and in­clud­ing the date of fi­nal Team SA an­nounce­ment Dead­line:

April 4

Qual­i­fi­ca­tion as per the In­ter­na­tional Judo Fed­er­a­tion worl­drank­ing list Dead­line:

May 30

Swim­mers must have com­peted at the SA cham­pi­onships and at the 2015 Fina World Cham­pi­onships, 2016 Div­ing World Cup, 2015 World League and Olympic-qual­i­fy­ing tour­na­ments Dead­lines: (div­ing);

(wa­ter polo, syn­chro­nised swim­ming); (marathon swim­ming)

April 30

Fe­bru­ary 28

May 31

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