2021 Spring Fling at the IU Natatorium

INDY Aquatic Masters Meets

Sunday, April 18, 2021

USMS Sanction : 161-S001

INDY Aquatic Masters Meets

Swim Meet Registration


Registration Schedule

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Swimmer Registration Wed, Mar 17, 2021
12:00 AM
Tue, Apr 13, 2021
11:59 PM

This competition is limited to the first 48 entrants.

LOCATION:  IU Natatorium, 901 West New York Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202. Hourly parking is available in the Riverwalk Garage (entrance is off Wabash Street). Please park on the 5th and 6th floors only. The Sports Garage adjacent to the Natatorium is available for monthly pass holders only.

FACILITY:  The iconic IU Natatorium is located on the campus of IUPUI and has been a fixture in the community since 1982. The IU Natatorium has hosted hundreds of state, regional, national, and international events, including 14 Olympic Trials. Having just undergone an extensive renovation, the IU Natatorium is poised to be at the forefront of high-level competitive swimming for years to come. 

POOL: The pool will be set up as a 25 yard course with four lanes for competition. Four outside lanes will be available for warmup/cool down during competition. 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.

RULES:  Current 2021 U.S. Masters Swimming rules will govern the conduct of this met.

ELIGIBILITY:  The meet is open to anyone 18 and older. All entrants must be registered with U.S. Masters Swimming or a member of a FINA-recognized National governing body. Each swimmer is eligible to swim a maximum of five (5) individual events.

SESSIONS: There will be two sessions offered: Session 1 (8:00 am – 11:00 am) and Session 2 (12:00 pm – 3:00 pm). Swimmers may choose one session to swim. All events will be offered in both sessions.  A maximum of 24 swimmers may enter each session. Only four swimmers will compete in each heat.

REGISTRATION:  Online registration through Club Assistant only.  NO PAPER ENTRIES. NO DECK ENTRIES. The meet will last only two hours in each session. Keep the length of the meet in mind when choosing your events. For assistance completing the online registration process, please contact Michelle C. Harter at info@indyaquaticmasters.com.

AGE GROUPS:  The swimmer's age is determined as of the day of competition on April 18th, 2021. Age categories are 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, etc.

ENTRY FEES:   Online entry is a $35 flat fee (maximum of 5 individual events).

EVENT DEADLINES:   Online entries must be received by Tuesday, April 13th, at 11:59 PM EST. 

Online entries link: https://www.clubassistant.com/club/meet_information.cfm?c=1526&smid=13563

EVENT SEEDING:   All heats will be seeded slowest to fastest.  All heats will have a maximum of four swimmers.

RELAYS: There will be no relays offered due to COVID-19 safety precautions.

WARM-UP PROCEDURES: Swimmers must enter the pool feet first in a cautious and controlled manner. Only three swimmers per lane during pre-meet warmup and all swimmers must maintain 5 yards apart while stopped in the pool.  Swimmers must maintain at least six feet apart while on deck. No diving or backstroke starts will be allowed, except in designated sprint lanes. One or two lanes shall be designated as one-way sprint lanes during the pre-meet warm-up sessions only. Any swimmer who acts in an unsporting or unsafe manner within the swimming venue may be considered for appropriate action or penalty by the referee (Rule 102.15.3). Pull-buoys, kick boards, fins and hand paddles are not allowed in competition or warm-up pools. Warmup/cool down during competition will be available in four outside lanes in the competition pool. No more than three swimmers per lane are permitted in the warmup/cool down lanes and swimmers must maintain five yards apart at all times.

SCORING & AWARDS:   Individual events: 11-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1.  There will be no awards.

RESULTS:  Results will be combined from both the morning and afternoon sessions.  Final results will be available after the afternoon session and will be posted on both the Indy Aquatic Masters website and the GRIN website.

Session One (Maximum 24 swimmers) Please arrive no earlier than 7:45 am:
      8:00am      Warm-Up Starts
      8:30am      Designated Sprint Lanes Open
      8:50am      Warm-Up Ends
      9:00am      Competition Begins for Session One
      11:00 am   Competition Ends for Session One (Swimmers are asked to leave facility by 11:30 am)

      11:00 am – 12:00 pm Facility Cleaning

Session Two (Maximum 24 swimmers) Please arrive no earlier than 11:45 am:
      12:00 pm   Warm-Up Starts
      12:30 pm   Designated Sprint Lanes Open
      12:50 pm   Warm-Up Ends
      1:00 pm     Competition Begins for Session Two
      3:00 pm     Competition Ends for Session Two (Swimmers are asked to leave facility by 3:30 pm)

200 IM
100 Free
50 Fly
200 Breast
50 Back
100 Fly
50 Breast
100 IM
200 Free

100 Back
50 Free
200 Fly
100 Breast
200 Back

To maintain the health and safety of our swimmers, officials, volunteers, coaches, and facility staff during the COVID-19 pandemic, we be enforcing the following COVID-19 Health and Safety Policy. Failure to comply with this policy and the procedures will result in disqualification from the meet and you may be asked to leave the facility.

  • Swimmers in the morning session are not to arrive before 7:45 am and swimmers for the afternoon session are asked to not arrive before 11:45 am. A facility cleaning will take place before and between sessions.
  • All swimmers, volunteers, and officials will complete a USMS COVID-19 Participant Screening Form and a Facility COVID-19 Liability Release upon arrival. No one will be permitted to enter the facility without meeting the screening criteria as indicated.
  • Sanitizer will be available on deck to use as needed. Please sanitize your hands often.
  • Only three swimmers per lane are permitted for warmup/cool down. Swimmers must maintain 5 yards apart during warmup/cool down.
  • No more than four swimmers will be competing in a heat.
  • No relays will be offered.
  • Swimmers must wear masks at all times unless behind the block preparing for their race or in the water. It is suggested that each swimmer bring a Ziploc bag to place their mask in behind the block while competing. Extra ziploc bags and masks will be available at the check-in table.
  • All timers, officials, swimmers, and volunteers must maintain at least six feet distance at all times and wear masks while in the facility and on campus.
  • Swimmers may use the locker-rooms for changing/showering/toilet usage. Lockers may not be used for storing belongings. Swimmers must place belongings at least six feet apart on the bleachers on deck.
  • Swimmers must sit on bleachers at least six feet apart.
  • No spectators are permitted.
  • No cheering or congregating on deck at any time.
  • No cheering or congregating in the pool during warmup/cool down.
  • Facility staff will clean all surfaces between sessions.
  • Swimmers must exit the pool after his/her race as quickly as possible and maintain at least six feet distance from timers and the next competitors.
Please complete and bring a USMS COVID-19 Attendee Screening Form to the meet for Check-In.

QUESTIONS:   For questions or additional information, please contact Michelle C. Harter at info@indyaquaticmasters.com.

EVENT WEBSITE: https://www.clubassistant.com/club/meet_information.cfm?c=1526&smid=13563

MEET DIRECTORS: Mel Goldstein - goldsteinmel@sbcglobal.net  / Michelle Harter -  info@indyaquaticmasters.com


Session 1 - Morning
Warm-ups start at 8:00 AM
Meet Session starts at 9:00 AM
Meet Session is estimated to end at 11:00 AM
# Sex Event
1 Women 200 Y IM
2 Men 200 Y IM
3 Women 100 Y Free
4 Men 100 Y Free
5 Women 50 Y Fly
6 Men 50 Y Fly
7 Women 200 Y Breast
8 Men 200 Y Breast
9 Women 50 Y Back
10 Men 50 Y Back
11 Women 100 Y Fly
12 Men 100 Y Fly
13 Women 50 Y Breast
14 Men 50 Y Breast
15 Women 100 Y IM
16 Men 100 Y IM
17 Women 200 Y Free
18 Men 200 Y Free
19 Women 100 Y Back
20 Men 100 Y Back
21 Women 50 Y Free
22 Men 50 Y Free
23 Women 200 Y Fly
24 Men 200 Y Fly
25 Women 100 Y Breast
26 Men 100 Y Breast
27 Women 200 Y Back
28 Men 200 Y Back
Session 2 - Afternoon
Warm-ups start at 12:00 PM
Meet Session starts at 1:00 PM
Meet Session is estimated to end at 3:00 PM
# Sex Event
29 Women 200 Y IM
30 Men 200 Y IM
31 Women 100 Y Free
32 Men 100 Y Free
33 Women 50 Y Fly
34 Men 50 Y Fly
35 Women 200 Y Breast
36 Men 200 Y Breast
37 Women 50 Y Back
38 Men 50 Y Back
39 Women 100 Y Fly
40 Men 100 Y Fly
41 Women 50 Y Breast
42 Men 50 Y Breast
43 Women 100 Y IM
44 Men 100 Y IM
45 Women 200 Y Free
46 Men 200 Y Free
47 Women 100 Y Back
48 Men 100 Y Back
49 Women 50 Y Free
50 Men 50 Y Free
51 Women 200 Y Fly
52 Men 200 Y Fly
53 Women 100 Y Breast
54 Men 100 Y Breast
55 Women 200 Y Back
56 Men 200 Y Back

Note: If paying by credit card, your credit card statement will reflect a charge from "Indy Aquatic Masters Inc.."

Online Registration closed on 4/13/2021.
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