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2023 PIETER CATH MEMORIAL INTER-SQUAD MEET
SHORT COURSE YARDS
LAKEWOOD HIGH SCHOOL NATATORIUM
USMS Sanction # 183-S001
Sunday, Jan 22, 2023. Warm-ups start at 8:00 a.m. Event #1 (500 yard freestyle) will start at 9:00 a.m. Event #2 will start at 9:45 a.m. or later. Deck entries should be in no later than 9:00 a.m. LOCATION:
The Natatorium is attached to Lakewood High School on Robinwood Ave. From I-90 (east or west) exit at Bunts Road. Proceed north on Bunts to Madison Ave. Turn left at Madison and proceed west to Robinwood (first street). Turn right on Robinwood Ave. and proceed to the end where the pool lobby entrance is immediately in front where swimmers can be dropped off. POOL:
The pool is an 8 lane, 25 yard pool with anti-turbulent lane lines and Colorado system automatic timing. An adjacent separate diving well will be available for warm-up during the meet. 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. MOTEL:
A Days Inn Motel is near the pool. It is located at 12019 Lake Ave., Lakewood, Ohio, 216-226-4800.ELIGIBILITY:
2023 U.S. Masters Swimming rules will govern conduct of the meet. Because of insurance regulations, all swimmers must be registered U.S. Masters Swimmers. If not registered, swimmers can register online with USMS after the entry due date or at the meet, but swimmers must be USMS registered before swimming any events. The USMS Release of Liability must be signed electronically during online meet entry or must be signed on paper for mailed entries. Please send a copy of your USMS card with your mailed entry. Only swimmers entered in the meet can participate in relays.AGE GROUPS:
Age of competitors on Jan. 22, 2023 will determine age group. Age groups are: 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, etc. For relays, age group is determined by the age of the youngest swimmer in the team (i.e. 19+, 25+, 35+, 45+, etc.). All relays can be swum with 4 women, 4 men, or mixed (2 women and 2 men). AWARDS:
Individual events: First-place medal, second and third place ribbons. Relays: first, second, and third-place ribbons. For those who have too many medals and ribbons, we offer alternative awards – coupons – for first, second and third place in individual events and first place in relays. Results will be posted on www.ohiomasters.com
usually within a day or two. DEADLINE:
Online registration is offered on ClubAssistant.com. Online entries will close at noon, Saturday, January 21, 2023. Paper entries must be received by the Meet Director by Wednesday, January 18, 2023. Deck entries will be accepted until 8:50 a.m. on Sunday, except for event 1 (500 yd. Freestyle). Relays are deck entry only.ENTRIES:
$30.00 prior to 11:59pm, Jan. 14, 2023
$35.00 Sunday Jan. 15, 2023 to noon, Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023.
$10.00 Relay-only swimmer
$35.00 Mail in entry
$40.00 All deck entries Note:
Swimmers age 80 and over can enter for free. These swimmers must use the mail in form.
Online entries are paid by credit card to ClubAssistant.com and your card will reflect a charge by "OHIOMASTERS.COM" for this swim meet. For mailed entries, make checks payable to O*H*I*O Masters Swim Club and mail to Meet Director, P.O. Box 43824, Cleveland, Ohio 44143. Online entries are cost effective and strongly recommended. SOCIAL:
Details will be available at the meet. $5.00 donation appreciated at the door.MEET DIRECTORS:
Mark Marshfield, firstname.lastname@example.org
and Tom Gorman, email@example.com
Warm-ups start at 8:00 AM
Meet starts at 9:00 AM
Meet is estimated to end at 1:00 PM
Note: If paying by credit card, your credit card statement will reflect a charge from "OHIOMASTERS.COM."
Online Registration closed on 1/21/2023.