Saturday, September 16, 2017
USMS Sanction: 167-W003
Noblesville Adult Swim Team
Open Water Registration
|Swimmer Registration||Mon, August 7, 2017 12:00 AM PT||Mon, September 11, 2017 11:59 PM PT|
|Hosted by: Noblesville Adult Swim Team (NAST) & The Friends of Central Pool (FOCP)
Sanctioned by: Greater Indiana Masters Swimming for USMS,
EVENT: 5k Solo Open Water Championships (Time Limit 2 hours)
COURSE: The course consists of 4 loops of a 1250 meter quadrangular course swum in a clockwise manner. The venue is Morse Park and Beach, a public park and beach on Morse Reservoir. The average reservoir temperature in mid-September is about 75 degrees F, but water temperature can vary significantly from the low 70’s to the low 80s. The course will be marked with a green start buoy and three (3) yellow turn buoys along with intermediate orange buoys.
Swimmers shall swim in a clockwise direction, keeping buoys on their right. The event is planned to start in the water and finish on the beach. The course will be closed after 2 hours. Swimmers failing to complete the course in the allotted time may be asked to exit the water. The Meet Referee (with approval of the Event Director and the Safety Director) may allow a swimmer to finish the race after the allotted time limit if safety officials are able to escort the swimmer to a safe and secure finish in a timely manner. In the case of bad weather or other hazardous conditions or events out of the control of the Event Director, the entire event may be delayed, abbreviated, interrupted, abandoned or cancelled. No refunds will be provided.
LOCATION AND FACILITY: Morse Park & Beach locaated at19777 Morse Park Lane, Noblesville, IN 46060, is a public beach at a county park. Please car pool to the venue if possible as there will be many age group swimmers participating in separate championships.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
Saturday, September 16, 2017. All times are estimated
ELIGIBILITY: This is a USMS-sanctioned event and all participants must be registered for 2017 with USMS (or the equivalent FINA organization for foreign swimmers). Please present a copy of your 2017 USMS card.To renew or join USMS online, visit www.usms.org/reg/
Entry Fees: : All entrants who register online will receive a commemorative T-shirt and swag bag with merchant samples, and post-race snacks.
RULES: Current 2017 U.S. Masters Swimming rules will govern this event. Only Category I swimwear is allowed (www.usms.org/rules/part 3.pdf, Rules 303.7.1 & 303.7.2). Wetsuits may be worn if temperatures permit, but results will not be included in the championship results.
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