Saturday, May 26 - Sunday, May 27, 2012
USMS Sanction : 102-W001
Jim McDonnell Lake Swims
Open Water Registration
|Swimmer Registration||Sun, January 1, 2012 12:00 AM EDT||Fri, May 18, 2012 11:59 PM EDT|
*** ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED ***
*** NO LATE ENTRIES OR DAY-OF ENTRIES ***
Sanction: Sanctioned by Potomac Valley LMSC for USMS, Inc., Sanction# 102-W001
New for 2012: In honor of the Jim McDonnell Lake Swim's 25th year, the following enhancements have been added:
Eligibility: Event is open to U.S. Masters registered swimmers 18 years and older or Masters Swimming members of a FINA member federation. To register for the event, you must provide proof of current membership or purchase a One Event registration (OEVT). You may take care of membership registration during your event entry process.
OEVT Instructions: During online registration you will pay the OEVT fee of $20. That will complete your One Event registration.
Events offered (to be swum in the order listed):
Note: Time limits begin after the last wave starts. For the 5K race, swimmers must also complete the first 2 laps in 90 minutes.
Scoring Divisions: Scoring divisions are divided by gender, five year age groups and non-wetsuit (Category I Swimwear) or wetsuit (Category II Swimwear). Non-wetsuit and wetsuit swim simultaneously. You may enter only one scoring division for each race distance.
Awards: Awards will be given to 1st through 3rd place for each scoring division. Special awards will be given to participants who swim all three races (1-mile, 2-mile and 5K).
Seeding: Races and clinic are seeded fast to slow using the 1650 yard time.
T-shirts: Each participant will receive a maximum of one free t-shirt with their entry.
Food: Lunch will be served and drinks provided on Saturday and Sunday. Please remember to also bring your own fluids.
Host Hotel: Marriott Courtyard Herndon Reston, 1-800-228-9290. Rooms available at $69 per night for May 25-27 on the Marriott Online Reservation System. Book by May 3, 2012 to get the special rate.
Benefit: The Jim McDonnell Lake Swims donate a portion of the event proceeds to charity. In 2011, recipients were Lymphoma Research Foundation, Reston Interfaith, and Naval Special Warfare Foundation.
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