2023 UCSD PANCAKE PENTATHLON & SHORT COURSE YARDS SWIM MEET SUNDAY, MAY 7, 2023 SANCTION #443-S001
Sanction: Sanctioned by San Diego-Imperial Local Masters Swimming Committee (SI LMSC) for United States Masters Swimming, Inc. (USMS). Sanction #443-S001.
Date/Time: Sunday, May 7, 2023. 9:00 am Warm-Up; 10:00 am Start
Location & Pool: UCSD Canyonview West Pool, 3390 Voigt Drive, La Jolla, CA, 92093 - Outdoor, 25-yd, 8 lanes. The length of the competition course without a bulkhead is in compliance & on file with USMS in accordance with USMS Rule Book articles 105.1.7 and 106.2.1. The primary timing system will be automatic timing. Official times may be submitted for USMS records and USMS Top 10 consideration. Meet management provided by San Diego Swim Masters.
Entry & Deadlines: $40 Individual Entry closes at 5:00 pm on Saturday, May 6, 2023. Late or Deck Entries will NOT be accepted. Web entry only (no paper entry). There will be NO refunds.
Web Entry: https://www.ClubAssistant.com/club/meet_information.cfm?c=1322&smid=15642
Program & Results: Psych Sheets & Estimated Timeline will be e-mailed the evening before racing. Results will be posted on www.SIMasterSwim.org. USMS member times will be uploaded to www.USMS.org.
Note: You do not have to swim a pentathlon; it is ok to optionally mix and match individual events.
Session 1: Butterfly #01 50 Butterfly < Sprint Class #02 100 Butterfly < Middle Distance Class #03 200 Butterfly < Endurance Class
Session 2: Backstroke #04 50 Backstroke < Sprint Class #05 100 Backstroke < Middle Distance Class #06 200 Backstroke < Endurance Class
Session 3: Breaststroke #07 50 Breaststroke < Sprint Class #08 100 Breaststroke < Middle Distance Class #09 200 Breaststroke < Endurance Class
Session 4: Freestyle #10 50 Freestyle < Sprint Class #11 100 Freestyle < Middle Distance Class #12 200 Freestyle < Endurance Class
Session 5: Individual Medley #13 100 Individual Medley < Sprint Class #14 200 Individual Medley < Middle Distance Class #15 400 Individual Medley < Endurance Class
Eligibility: All persons holding a 2023 United States Masters Swimming (USMS) membership card or a foreign FINA member equivalent may participate provided that a legible Masters card copy & completed entry form are submitted & the liability release is signed. USMS membership links: https://www.usms.org/join (online) and www.SIMasterSwim.org/member.html (form).
Rules: USMS rules govern the meet. Officials are certified. Failure to act in a sportsmanlike or safe manner or to cooperate with the officials can result in disqualification from the meet. A rule book will be available.
Warm-Up & Warm-Down: NO DIVING is permitted into the pool during the pre-meet warm-up except into a designated “one-way” dive-only lane where forward and backstroke starts can be practiced. Enter all other lanes feet first in a safe manner. During the meet, diving is NEVER permitted into the warm-up & warm-down lanes, and forward and backstroke starts are NEVER permitted in warm-up and warm-down lanes.
Events: Swimmers may enter up to 6 individual events. Provide accurate short course yards times or estimates; do not omit an entry time or enter “no time". Note: You do not have to swim a pentathlon.
Age Groups: Swimmer competition age is age as of 05/07/2023 (day of meet). Individual event age groups are 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, … in five year increments.
Relays: No relays.
Pancakes: Served complimentary to participants & guests throughout the meet by friends of SDSM & UCSD.
Awards: Swim all 5 events in a pentathlon class (Sprint: 50 each stroke & 100 IM; Mid-Distance: 100 each stroke & 200 IM; Endurance: 200 each stroke & 400 IM) without disqualification to be eligible for an award given to the swimmer with the lowest 5-event total time in each gender, age group, & pentathlon distance class.
Seeding & Check-In: Events are seeded by entry times, slow to fast, regardless of age or gender. Check-in is not required. All events are pre-seeded.
Timers: Electronic Timing - Colorado Timing System 5.0, electronic scoreboard, and two timers per lane. All clubs and participants are required to assist with backup stopwatch/button timing during the meet.
Directions: From Interstate 5: Exit at Genesee Ave (Exit 29), go east 1/2-mile, turn right at Campus Point Drive, continue straight 1/4-mi, continue staight (cross over I-5 bridge) on Voigt Drive for 1/2-mi, Parking Lot P510 and the Canyonview aquatic center are on your right (north side).