Saturday, June 18, 2016
USMS Sanction : 166-W001
INDY Aquatic Masters Meets
Open Water Registration
|Swimmer Registration||Sat, February 6, 2016 12:01 AM ET||Wed, June 15, 2016 11:59 PM ET|
|SANCTIONING BODY: Greater Indiana LMSC (GRIN) for U.S.Masters Swimming, Inc. (#166-W001)
HOSTED BY: Indy Aquatic Masters
EVENT DIRECTORS: Mel Goldstein email@example.com / Dean Hawks firstname.lastname@example.org
RACE: Two-Mile Cable Swim National Championships
RACE LOCATION AND COURSE: Eagle Creek Reservoir is a scenic reservoir located inside the Indianapolis metropolitan area. Located on West 56th Street just off I-465, Eagle Creek Park is an urban park that offers hiking, biking, boating and swimming, plus lovely wooded expanses. Eagle Creek Park is the 6th largest municipal park in the nation. Our Two-Mile Cable Swim Championship course is a ¼-mile length of cable on the U.S. National Rowing Course certified accurate to USMS standards. Water temperature on this weekend in June has varied between 70 - 80 degrees Fahrenheit.
6:00am Eagle Creek Park Opens for Swimmers
6:30am Registration / Body Markings
7:00am Safety / Lifeguard / Officials Meeting
7:30am Pre-race Meeting on Beach
7:45am 15 Minute Warm-Up
8:00am Stage First Wave
8:15am Start of Two-Mile Cable Swim National Championships
Race schedule is subject to change due to conditions. Pre-race meeting and race start times are approximate
and may be adjusted based on the total number of entries received.
ELIGIBILITY: Open ONLY to 2016 USMS members or foreign equivalents. Eligibility will be automatically verified through the online entry system.
RULES: Current 2016 U.S. Masters Swimming rules will govern this event.
SWIMWEAR: Category I suits are required for the Two-Mile National Championship Swim. See the event website or USMS Rule Book 303.7.2 regarding Category I suits.
SEEDING: Swimmers will be staged in waves fastest to slowest by 1650-yard or 1500-meter seed time. ‘No Time’ entries will not be accepted. Once seeding has been completed, there wil be NO CHANGES. Please enter accurate times with no adjustments.
TIME LIMIT: Swimmers who cannot swim two miles in 1:40 should NOT enter. Swimmers on the course after the time limit may be stopped and listed as DNF in the results.
STARTS: You will indicate if you want to swim counter clockwise or clockwise. The course will be set up to accommodate both options. Waves will be seeded by time (NT entries will NOT be accepted) and the number of waves for each course will be based on the number of entries.
SAFETY—OUR PRIMARY CONCERN: Safety boats will monitor the entire course and medical personnel will be on-site. Swimmers must wear the swim cap provided; have their race number on their arms, backs and legs; the timing chip provided for both wrists; and follow all announced safety rules without exception.
REGISTRATION—ONLINE ONLY: All entries MUST be received by June 15, 2016. Due to organization & seeding needs, late or day-of-race entries will NOT be accepted.
ENTRY LIMITS: The event is limited to the first 300 registrants. We will maintain a waiting list in case early registrants drop out early enough to notify others. Only the first 100 entries are guaranteed a race T-shirt, unless received prior to the early registration deadline. Early registration deadline is midnight May 20, 2016.
RELAYS: Cumulative relays will be accepted for National Championship places, All-American honors, and USMS records. Relays must be entered online listing the relay's swimmers. Relays must consist of either 3 men, 3 women, or 2 men and 2 women. Indicate your relay partner names in the relay-specific questions in online entry. All swimmers must be entered in the individual event before relay is entered. Relay deadline June 15, 2016.
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