|Swimmer Registration||Sun, Jan 1, 2012 12:00 AM||Fri, May 18, 2012 11:59 PM|
*** ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED ***
*** NO LATE ENTRIES OR DAY-OF ENTRIES ***
Sanction: Sanctioned by Potomac Valley LMSC for USMS, Inc., Sanction# 102-W001
Location: Lake Audubon, Reston, VA
Course: 1-mile open water course (map)
Host: Reston Masters Swim Team
Event web site: www.restonmasters.org/jmls/
Info: Lynn Hazlewood, firstname.lastname@example.org, 703-786-7292
Timing and scoring: Lin-Mark Computer Sports
Entries: This event will use online entries only — No Paper Entries
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):
*** You may enter all four swims ***
*** Check Event Timelines ***
Saturday, May 26:
5K race (entry limit 250; time limit 2 hours 15 minutes)
Open water clinic and 1-mile practice swim
Sunday, May 27:
2-mile race (entry limit 400; time limit 90 minutes)
1-mile race (entry limit 400; time limit 50 minutes)
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).
Friday, May 18, 2012 (11:59 PM Eastern time)
All swimmers will be seeded after entries are closed.
No changes or late entries accepted after May 18.
There are no refunds and no selling of slots in race.
$20 Event Entry Fee (required)
$1.50 Club Assistant Fee (required)
$35 Per Race Entry
$20 Clinic Fee
$20 One-Event Registration Fee
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.
Note: If paying by credit card, your credit card statement will reflect a charge from "ClubAssistant.com Events."