2019 Albatross Open (SCM)

Albatross Open

Saturday, March 30, 2019

USMS Sanction : 109-S003

Montgomery Ancient Mariners

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Individual Registration Tue, Jan 1, 2019
12:00 AM
Mon, Mar 25, 2019
11:59 PM
Relay-Only Individual Registration Tue, Jan 1, 2019
11:59 PM
Thu, Mar 28, 2019
11:59 PM
Relay Team Registration Tue, Jan 1, 2019
11:59 PM
Thu, Mar 28, 2019
11:59 PM

This competition is limited to the first 215 entrants.
Currently there are 175 entrants.

Relay Online Registration closed at 11:59 PM on Thu, Mar 28, 2019.


Eunice Kennedy Shriver & Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center (formerly the MAC)
5900 Executive Blvd., North Bethesda, MD



WARM-UPS: 12:00-12:45 P.M. MEET: 1:00-5:30 P.M.

Hosted by the Montgomery Ancient Mariners

Sanctioned by Potomac Valley LMSC for USMS, Inc. USMS Sanction: 109-S003
On Saturday afternoon, March 30, 2019, it will be the Tyme of the Ancyent Mariners’ Albatross Open. We will host the meet in the Eunice Kennedy Shriver & Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center (formerly the MAC). The pool will be configured as a 25-meter course. The water depth varies from 7-18 ft deep making it a very fast pool. Dozens of USMS National and World Records have all been set at this meet!

ENTRIES: Entries are limited to the first 215 individuals. If we reach 215 swimmers prior to the entry deadline, the online entry system will shut down. Deck entries will be accepted as space permits (only to fill empty lanes – no heats will be added). Online entries will be accepted until midnight, March 25, 2019 (relay-only swimmers may enter online through March 27, 2019). Entries after the deadline must be submitted as a deck entry at the meet and will be charged the deck entry fee. Deck entries are due by 12:15 pm on the day of the meet. Due to time constraints, swimmers are limited to four eventsexclusive of relays. We are limiting the 400 Individual Medley to three heats. Please remember that your age is as of 12/31/2019 for this meet per USMS rules.

RULES: Current USMS rules apply. All swimmers must be registered with USMS. Deck entrants must bring their USMS card. If you are not registered for USMS you may register online at www.usms.org/reg/

SEEDING: Once again we will seed all of the 50s men & women separately (slow to fast within gender). All other events will be seeded slow to fast, men & women combined. Please enter with a seed time in SHORT COURSE METERS even if it is an estimate. "No time" and deck entries will be seeded at the discretion of the meet director.

RELAYS: We will again be offering an unofficial 2x50 mixed gender relay. We will offer a special award at the meet social to the Fastest Pair on the Water. There will only be one heat - entries for this will be on a first come basis and are due by 3 pm. The deadline for the 400 Free and 200 Medley relays will be 2 pm and the deadline for the 400 Medley and 200 Free relays will be 4pm.  All relay deadlines are on the day of the meet.

FEES: $5 per event plus a $10 meet surcharge. Relays are $8. Deck entries are $7 per event plus $10 surcharge.

AWARDS AND RESULTS: Awards for first through third place in each age group; special awards for USMS National or World Records (one per relay) and the man and woman recording the fastest time (regardless of age) in the 50 freestyle. Some special awards will be presented at the post-meet party, including a high point award to the top club to score the most points. Results will be mailed out only by request. Results will be posted on www.pvmasters.org and unofficial results will be posted at the meet.

WORLD AND NATIONAL RECORDS:  Every year world and national records are broken at this meet. To facilitate the timing, approval and processing of those records, we ask that you notify us in advance that you will be making an attempt.  Please send the Entries Chair or the Meet Director an e-mail (addresses are at the bottom of this announcement) indicating in which event(s) you will be vying for a new record.

FACILITY: The Eunice Kennedy Shriver & Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center (KSAC) is an indoor 50-meter, 8-lane pool with non-turbulent lane lines. Please note this facility was formerly named the Montgomery Aquatic Center. The pool will be configured in a 25-meter course* with full electronic timing. An area will be available for continuous warm down. Concessions are not sold on the premises so please plan accordingly.

*  The length of the competition course is in compliance and on file with USMS in accordance with articles 105.1.7 and 107.2.1, but as a bulkhead course, is subject to length confirmation. Eligibility of times for USMS Top 10 and records will be contingent on verification of bulkhead placement.

POST-MEET SOCIAL: The post-meet social is a great way to end the day and connect with fellow swimmers!  You may buy tickets to the social when you register for the meet.

T-SHIRTS: NEW THIS YEAR, we are selling soft cotton short-sleeve T-shirts for $15, soft cotton long-sleeve shirts for $18 and sweatshirts for $25 before the meet. A limited supply also will be sold at the meet for an additional cost.  We will post the T-shirt design on the Albatross Open web page, http://www.ancientmariners.org/albatross.htm, when it is ready.

PAYMENT: Payment by credit card is required for online entry.  Cash and checks are acceptable payment methods for deck entries, T-shirts and social on the day of the meet.

LODGING: A special meet rate of $109 per night (plus taxes) is available at the Bethesda Marriott 3 miles (less than 10 minutes) from the pool. This is an outstanding rate for the Washington D.C., area. You may call 301-897-9400 and ask for the "US Masters Swimming" special rate, or click book.passkey.com/event/49837204/owner/3322307/home to make your reservation directly. The Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center is across the street from the pool.

DIRECTIONS:
From I-495 (Capital Beltway): Take Old Georgetown Road (Rt 187) exit North. Go approximately 2 miles. Turn right on Nicholson Lane. Turn left at next traffic light onto Executive Blvd. Take first left into the parking lot for the KSAC.
From DC: Take Wisconsin Avenue north through Bethesda. The road turns into Rockville Pike (Rt 355). Take a left on Marinelli Road (Metro stop on the corner) and continue straight into the KSAC parking lot.
From the Metro: The KSAC is one long block west from the White Flint Metro stop.

PARKING: Limited parking is available at the KSAC. Nearby street parking is available on Executive Blvd and Woodglen Drive.

QUESTIONS:
Meet Co-Directors: Kara Permisohn, 301-252-3845 (kpermisohn@minkoff.com) 
Dave Cheney, (dcheney99@verizon.net)


Entries Chairs: Cathy Gainor, 410-303-7402 (cathygainor@yahoo.com) 
David Harmon 301-972-1417 (davidcharmon77@gmail.com)
No calls after 9 p.m. please.


EVENTS:
* There is no event 27 - event 27 will be the 400 Free next year

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - Session 1 - Events 1-11
Warm-ups start at 12:00 PM
Meet Session starts at 1:00 PM
# Sex Event Psych
Sheets
Heats Heat
Sheets
Results
1 Mixed 100 M Fly Psych 4 Heats Results
2 Mixed 100 M Free Psych 9 Heats Results
3 Mixed 200 M Breast Psych 3 Heats Results
4 Women 50 M Back Psych 2 Heats Results
5 Men 50 M Back Psych 3 Heats Results
6 Mixed 200 M IM Psych 4 Heats Results
7 Women 50 M Breast Psych 2 Heats Results
8 Men 50 M Breast Psych 4 Heats Results
9 Mixed 200 M Free Psych 6 Heats Results
10 Mixed 100 M Back Psych 4 Heats Results
11 Mixed 200 M Fly Psych 2 Heats Results
Saturday, March 30, 2019 - Session 2 - Events 12-33 after 10 Min Break
# Sex Event Psych
Sheets
Heats Heat
Sheets
Results
12 Mixed 100 M Free Relay Psych 1 Heats Results
13 Mixed 400 M Free Relay Psych 1 Heats Results
14 Women 400 M Free Relay Psych 1 Heats Results
15 Men 400 M Free Relay Psych 1 Heats Results
16 Mixed 200 M Medley Relay Psych 2 Heats Results
17 Women 200 M Medley Relay Psych 1 Heats Results
18 Men 200 M Medley Relay Psych 1 Heats Results
19 Mixed 100 M IM Psych 6 Heats Results
20 Mixed 200 M Back Psych 3 Heats Results
21 Women 50 M Fly Psych 2 Heats Results
22 Men 50 M Fly Psych 3 Heats Results
23 Mixed 100 M Breast Psych 4 Heats Results
24 Women 50 M Free Psych 2 Heats Results
25 Men 50 M Free Psych 5 Heats Results
26 Mixed 400 M IM Psych 3 Heats Results
28 Mixed 400 M Medley Relay Psych 1 Heats Results
29 Women 400 M Medley Relay Psych 1 Heats Results
30 Men 400 M Medley Relay Psych 1 Heats Results
31 Mixed 200 M Free Relay Psych 1 Heats Results
32 Women 200 M Free Relay Psych 1 Heats Results
33 Men 200 M Free Relay Psych 1 Heats Results

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Online Registration closed on 3/25/2019.


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