2024 PNA Championship Meet

BWAQ Meets

Saturday, April 13 - Sunday, April 14, 2024

USMS Sanction : 364-S004

Blue Wave Aquatics Meets

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Individual Registration Mon, Feb 26, 2024
05:00 AM
Sun, Apr 7, 2024
11:59 PM
Relay-Only Individual Registration Mon, Feb 26, 2024
05:00 AM
Sun, Apr 7, 2024
11:59 PM

2024 PNA Championship Meet
Sat, April 13th and Sun, April 14th
Hosted by Blue Wave Aquatics
Sanctioned by PNA for USMS Inc.  

Meet Director:      Steve Freeborn 206-940-7442
Meet Referee:       Mike Murphy swimoff1@gmail.com
Meet Registrar:     Angela Turley 253-797-4920, angelajtu@comcast.net

LOCATION: Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center, 650 SW Campus Drive, Federal Way, WA 98023 PHONE: 206-296-4444

FACILITY: 50-meter championship pool set up as two 25-yd courses, each with eight 9-ft wide lanes and a water depth range of 9’-10.5’. The length of the competition course is in compliance and on file with USMS in accordance with articles 105.1.7 and 106.2.1, 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. Continuous warm-up available in 7-lane, 25-yd dive tank.

TIMING SYSTEM: The primary timing system will be automatic timing (Swiss). Times may be submitted for USMS records and USMS Top 10 consideration.

  • Saturday, April 13th: warm-ups start at 9:00 am, meet starts at 10:00 am.
  • Sunday, April 14th: warm-ups start at 9:00 am, meet starts at 10:00 am.  
CONCESSIONS: No concessions available. Please bring your own snacks.

RULES: Current USMS rules will govern the meet.  Strictly forbidden:  Using hand paddles, fins or kick boards in warm-up areas; Diving in warm-up areas unless in designated sprint lanes.

ELIGIBILITY: Open to all 2024 USMS or foreign registered swimmers 18 and above as of 04/14/2023.  Age groups based on the swimmer’s age as of 04/14/2024.  Foreign registered swimmers must provide proof of current registration in their country’s federation.

ENTRIES: Individuals may enter up to 6 individual events and 4 relay events. 
ONLINE ENTRIES: Enter online at: https://www.clubassistant.com/club/meet_information.cfm?c=1449&smid=18157

ENTRY FEES: $49 Individual and Relay-Only swimmers PLUS $2.00 per individual event. PNA swimmers who need financial assistance for entry fees may request same from the PNA Wiggin Fund. Your credit card will be charged by “Blue Wave Aquatics Meets”.

REFUNDS: There will be no refunds. 

SEEDING: All events will be seeded slow to fast. Two courses will be used for the 1000 Free, 500 Free, and 1650 Free.

INTERMEDIATE SPLIT TIMES: Swimmers who would like one or more intermediate split times submitted as official times must complete a USMS Split Notification Form indicating the distance(s) for which splits should be submitted.  Forms will be available at the meet

CHECK-IN: Positive Check-in required for 1650,1000 Free, 400 IM, and 500 Free.  Swimmers missing the check-in deadline may be scratched from the event.
  • Online check-in via SwimPhone available starting at 9:00 am. Link: https://www.swimphone.com/meets/meet_menu.cfm?smid=18157
  • In-person check-in available starting at 9:00 am at the Clerk of Course.
  • Check-in deadlines (online and in-person) are as follows:
    • 1000 Free by 9:30 am
    • 400 IM by End of Event #6
    • 500 Free by 9:30 am
    • 1650 Free by end of Event #20
RELAYS: 18+, 25+ and subsequent ten-year increments as needed.  The age of the youngest member of the relay team shall determine the age group. Mixed relays require two men and two women.  

Deadlines for relay cards:
  • Medley Relay cards [events 9, 10, 11] – 12:00 PM Noon
  • Free Relay cards (events 21, 22, 23] – 12:00 PM Noon
AWARDS: Ribbons for individual places 1 – 6.  Medals may be purchased at meet. 

SCORING:  Scoring will be 9-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 for Individual Events and 18-14-12-10-8-6-4-2 for Relay Events

T-SHIRTS: Championship shirts are available for purchase during registration. We offer short sleeve, unisex, classic fit t-shirts for sale. PRE-ORDER DEADLINE MONDAY, APRIL 1ST.

  • $27.00 XSM, SM, MD, LG, XL
  • $30.00 2XL, 3XL, 4XL
Here's a great way to share your love for PNA and Masters swimming. Order these high quality metal frames when you register for champs and pick them up at the meet.

The event will take place in the KCAC banquet hall immediately following the conclusion of Saturday's swim events. Registrations are required. The $10.00 fee to attend entitles you to snacks, one drink ticket (beer, wine, sodas), delicious pizza and salad from POP's Pizza, and dessert. A short PNA business meeting will be followed by the presentation of PNA's Coach of the Year and the Dawn Musselman Inspirational Swimmer awards. Tickets are required; purchase when you register for the meet. Those wishing to attend but not entered in the meet should contact Sally Dillon for tickets. Limit of 120 People.

DIRECTIONS: From North or South Bound I-5 take exit 142 B. Proceed west on South 348th St for 2 miles. South 348th changes to SW Campus Dr. at 1st Ave. The pool is on the right.

Saturday, April 13, 2024 - Session 1 - Saturday
Warm-ups start at 9:00 AM
Meet Session starts at 10:00 AM
Meet Session is estimated to end at 5:00 PM
# Sex Event Psych
Heats Heat
1 Mixed 1000 Y Free Psych 0
2 Mixed 200 Y Back Psych 6 Heats
3 Mixed 50 Y Free Psych 19 Heats
4 Mixed 100 Y Breast Psych 8 Heats
5 Mixed 50 Y Fly Psych 13 Heats
6 Mixed 200 Y Free Psych 11 Heats
7 Mixed 100 Y Back Psych 8 Heats
8 Mixed 100 Y IM Psych 15 Heats
9 Women 200 Y Medley Relay 0
10 Men 200 Y Medley Relay 0
11 Mixed 200 Y Free Relay 0
12 Mixed 400 Y IM Psych 0
Sunday, April 14, 2024 - Session 2 - Sunday
Warm-ups start at 9:00 AM
Meet Session starts at 10:00 AM
Meet Session is estimated to end at 5:00 PM
# Sex Event Psych
Heats Heat
13 Mixed 500 Y Free Psych 0
14 Mixed 200 Y Fly Psych 2 Heats
15 Mixed 50 Y Breast Psych 9 Heats
16 Mixed 100 Y Free Psych 11 Heats
17 Mixed 200 Y IM Psych 6 Heats
18 Mixed 100 Y Fly Psych 5 Heats
19 Mixed 50 Y Back Psych 8 Heats
20 Mixed 200 Y Breast Psych 6 Heats
21 Women 200 Y Free Relay 0
22 Men 200 Y Free Relay 0
23 Mixed 200 Y Medley Relay 0
24 Mixed 1650 Y Free Psych 0

Note: If paying by credit card, your credit card statement will reflect a charge from ".BLUEWAVE-AQUATICS."

Online Registration closed on 4/7/2024.
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