This online meet entry is for Events 2-35 only of the 2014 Wildcat Masters Invitational -- the 1650 Free is event 1 and will be offered on a different date (Feb 23), with paper/mailed entry only. Event 1 is "The Maehr Mile" - click here to see paper entry for The Maehr Mile. If you need more information about event 1, "The Maehr Mile", contact Meg Smath at (859) 323-0537 work, (859) 333-1819 cell, firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Sanctioned by: Kentucky Local Masters Swimming Committee for United States Masters Swimming, sanction number 414-S002.
Location: Lancaster Aquatic Center at the University of Kentucky
Facility: 25 yards by 176 foot indoor pool; competition will be held in one 25-yard competition course (eight lanes each); water depth, 6 to 15 feet in competition lanes; nonturbulent lane dividers; separate warm-down area, four lanes; Colorado timing and scoreboard; balcony seating for 500. Telephone (859) 257-SWIM, ext. 1.
The length of the competition course without a bulkhead is in compliance and on file with USMS in accordance with articles 105.1.7 and 107.2.1.
Meet director: Meg Smath; home phone (859) 885-9184 (after 6:00 p.m.); work phone (859) 323-0537; cell phone (859) 333-1819; email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Schedule: Sunday, March 9, 2014: warm-ups at 8:30 a.m.; meet starts at 9:00 a.m. (ET) with event 2; event 3 will start no earlier than 11:30 a.m. (Event 1, The Maehr Mile, will be held on Sunday, February 23, 2014; click here to see separate entry for The Maehr Mile.)
Entry information: An entry fee of $30 will be charged for online entries and $35 will be charged for paper entries. A deck entry fee of $40 will be charged for entries at the pool on the day of the meet. Deck entries will be accepted for all events.
Online entry: You may enter the meet online, and charge your entry fee to a credit card (Visa or MasterCard only); you will see a charge on your credit card statement from ClubAssistant.com Events.
T-shirt: Each pre-entered swimmer will receive a commemorative meet T-shirt. Extra T-shirts may be available for sale toward the end of the meet, subject to availability.
Make checks payable to: Wildcat Masters Swim Team
Postmark deadline: Monday, March 3, 2014; all entries postmarked after this date will be considered deck entries. Online entries will close Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at midnight Eastern Time.
Eligibility: All swimmers must be registered with United States Masters Swimming Inc. All swimmers are responsible for their USMS cards and may be required to show them upon request by officials in order to compete in the meet. All meet entry forms must be accompanied by a copy of the swimmer’s current USMS registration card.
All swimmers must be USMS-registered before warm-up starts on Sunday, March 9, 2014, at 8:30 a.m.
Each swimmer is eligible to swim a maximum of five individual events for the meet, plus relays.
The age reported on your entry form must reflect your actual age as registered with USMS.
Deck entries: Deck entries will be accepted until 10:00 a.m.
Lane assignments: Each event will be seeded by the pre-entered seed time of each swimmer, with the slowest heats first. No time (NT) will be seeded in the slower heats. Swimmers will be seeded according to time, regardless of age. Men and women will be seeded separately, except for the 500 yard freestyle.
Team reps: All USMS-registered clubs and SKY workout groups should inform the meet director of one official team representative before the start of event 2 or upon the team’s arrival.
Relays: All relays will be deck entered. Team representatives or coaches will be responsible for all relay entries and picking up the official relay entry form and be responsible for printing legibly all information asked for, and each swimmer’s name as registered with USMS, age, and gender on the form.
Awards: Awards will be given to the top scoring visiting team in small, medium, and large divisions. Divisions will be determined after close of entries. The scores from The Maehr Mile, held on February 23, 2014, will be included in the team scoring. Individual awards will be given for first through eighth place by age groups and gender from 19-24 through 100+, and relays for first through eighth by age groups 19+, 25+, 35+, 45+, 55+, 65+, 75+, 85+, and 95+.
Points: Points will be awarded by age group, men and women being scored separately.
Individual: First through eighth, 9-7-6-5-4-3-2-1
Relays: First through eighth, 18-14-12-10-8-6-4-2
Protests: Any protest concerning seedings, awards, final results, eligibility, scoring, or entries must be addressed to the meet director or referee (USMS rule 102.16). The protest can be made by the team representative only.
Entry forms: Swimmers on USMS-registered clubs, note the name of your club on your entry form and relay cards. Kentucky swimmers note the name of your club and workout group on your entry form and relay forms. No fax entries accepted!
Facility restrictions: No smoking in the building. No alcoholic beverages in the building. Children must be attended at all times. No glass bottles on deck.
Crowne Plaza Lexington, South Broadway and Mason-Headley Rd.
Best Western Downtown, South Broadway and Mason-Headley Rd.
Baymont Inn and Best Western Regency, Winchester Rd. at I-75
Directions: The Lancaster Aquatic Center is located off of University and Complex Drives.
From U.S. 60 (Versailles Rd.), turn right on Mason-Headley Rd., which becomes Waller Ave. at Harrodsburg Rd. Keep going straight. Waller becomes Cooper Dr. at Nicholasville Rd. Keep going straight. Turn left at University Drive. The aquatic center is in the Seaton Building on the right.
From I-64 & I-75, take U.S. 68 (Paris Pike-Broadway) all the way through town to West Maxwell St. and turn left. Take Maxwell St. to Rose St., and turn right. Take Rose St. to Huguelet Dr., and turn left. Take Huguelet to University Dr., and turn right. The aquatic center is in the Seaton Building on the left.
Parking: Link to parking map
Where you CAN park on weekends during a swim meet:
Fridays after 3:30 pm and on Saturdays & Sundays:
NO PERMIT REQUIRED in the following areas:
- E Lots(unless noted on sign) & Parking Structure #1 at University & Cooper Drive, entrance is located off Hospital Drive.
- Commonwealth Stadium parking lots including C6 and K lots and the KEG lot located across Alumni Drive and Stadium.
- Parking Structure #2 (3 story garage at the W.T.Young Library).
- E lot only off Columbia Drive, behind front entrance to W.T. Young Library. Turn left as you enter. Park in E lot only. No R lot, as 24 hour towing is in effect.
Paying lot: Parking Structure #7, at the corner of Complex Dr. and Sport Complex. $2/hour or $10/day
Where you CANNOT park during a weekend swim meet:
- University Drive, must have any valid UK parking pass on Saturday & Sunday.
- Complex Drive & Sports Center Drive for R-3 spaces and other R-3 lots. These spaces are controlled 24 hours, 7 days a week for R3 permits (Blanding and Kirwan residents only).
Order of Events
Sunday, March 9, 2014
(Warmup at 8:30 a.m.; meet begins at 9:00 a.m.)
2 500 yard freestyle
3* 200 yard medley relays
5-6 200 yard individual medley
7-8 50 yard butterfly
9-10 100 yard backstroke
11-12 200 yard breaststroke
13-14 100 yard freestyle
15-16 50 yard backstroke
17-18 200 yard butterfly
19-20 50 yard breaststroke
21-22 200 yard freestyle
23-24 100 yard breaststroke
25-26 400 yard individual medley
27-28 50 yard freestyle
29-30 200 yard backstroke
31-32 100 yard butterfly
33-34 100 yard individual medley
35 200 yard freestyle relays