2018 San Diego SCY Endurance Event
Mission Valley YMCA
Sunday, January 21, 2018
Sanctioned by San Diego-Imperial Local Masters Swimming Committee (SI LMSC) for United States Masters Swimming, Inc. (USMS). Sanction #448-S001.
Sunday, January 21, 2018. 9:00 am Warm-Up; 10:00 am Start
Mission Valley YMCA Bruce Hazard Pool, 5505 Friars Road, San Diego, CA, 92110
Outdoor, 25 yard course, with 10 lanes (8 competition, 2 warm-up/warm-down), 8’ wide & 7’ deep. 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.
Entry & Deadlines:
$20 Individual Entry closes at 1:00 pm on Saturday, January 20, 2018.
Late or Deck Entries will NOT be accepted. Web entry only (no paper entry). There will be NO refunds.
Program & Results:
Psych Sheets & Estimated Timeline will be e-mailed the evening before racing. Results will be validated and posted on www.SIMasterSwim.org. USMS member times will be uploaded to www.USMS.org.
Mission Valley YMCA (www.missionvalley.ymca.org)
Meet Director: Kenton Jones, (858) 243-3960, firstname.lastname@example.org
#1 1650 Freestyle
#2 1000 Freestyle
#3 500 Freestyle
All persons holding a 2018 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: www.USMS.org/reg/register.php?LMSCID=44 (online) and www.SIMasterSwim.org/member.html (form).
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.
Swimmers may enter up to 3 individual events. Provide accurate short course yards times or estimates; do not omit an entry time or enter “no time".
Swimmer competition age is age as of 1/21/2018 (date of meet). Individual age groups are 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, … in five year increments.
Refreshments served Complimentary
No Awards. "Do the best you can, and don't take life too serious". - Will Rogers
Seeding & Check-In:
Events are seeded by entry times, slow to fast, regardless of age or gender. Check-in is required for all events and closes 30 minutes before each event starts. Notify the meet director if you check in and later decide not to swim.
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.
From I-5 South: Take exit 21 for Sea World Drive toward Tecolote Rd; turn right at Sea World Dr; turn left at Friars Rd; go past Napa St. From I-5 North: Take I-8 east exit toward El Centro; follow signs for Morena Blvd; merge onto Morena Blvd; bear right at Linda Vista Rd; turn right at Napa St & left at Friars Rd. From I-8 West: Exit onto Morena Blvd; slight right at Linda Vista Rd; turn right at Napa St; turn left at Friars Rd, proceed to 5505 Friars Rd on right.
Free parking is adjacent to the complex on both the east and west sides
An SI LMSC meeting will take place during or following the meet.