Saturday, June 25, 2016
USMS Sanction: 216-W001
Central Illinois Masters Swim Team Meets
Open Water Registration
|Swimmer Registration||Mon, February 1, 2016 12:00 AM CT||Fri, June 24, 2016 11:59 AM CT|
Saturday, June 25, 2016, at 9:00 A.M. CT
Evergreen Lake • Comlara Park • Hudson, Illinois • 1.2 Miles & 2.4 Miles
CIOWS 2016 Event Information
SCHEDULE: Saturday, June 25, 2016*
* All times are Central Time (CT)
VENUE LOCATION: Evergreen Lake at Comlara Park
North 8-miles on Interstate 39 (from Bloomington/Normal, IL and Interstates I-74 & I-55)
RULES & SAFETY: Current USMS Open Water rules will apply. Participant must be at least age 18-years old on June 25, 2016. USMS registration is required of all participants. All participants are required to wear the event supplied brightly colored swim cap and have their body marked with registration number for safety reasons. View USMS Open Water rules here.
CHECK-IN: Starts at 7:00 A.M. and closes at 8:30 A.M. CT. For safety reasons no one will be allowed to swim without positive check-in before 8:30 A.M. CT - no exceptions. Your 2016 USMS Membership Card and photo identification are required at check-in.
COURSE BRIEFING: 8:35 A.M. CT REQUIRED for ALL participants.
COURSE: Triangular 1.2 Mile loop course marked by buoys, lifeguards on rescue boards, rowboats, kayaks, officials, and other safety resources. In-water start, swim counter-clockwise around three orange 8-foot tetrahedron turn buoys (with red guide buoys on straight-aways), exit water with brief run on beach sand, and through finish chute. Course is subject to change if event day conditions warrant.
WETSUITS: Wetsuits are allowed when the Evergreen Lake water temperature is below 78°F. If 78°F or higher - no wetsuits - no exceptions.
USMS/ILMSA MEMBER ONLINE REGISTRATION: Online CIOWS entry registration begins with USMS membership verification and purchase availability. You must bring your 2016 USMS Registration Card. The $48.00 cost for USMS/ILMSA membership is in addition to your event entry fee. One Event (OEVT) membership to USMS is available for $15. The OEVT fee is in addition to your entry fee.
ONLINE REGISTRATION: Online registration entry provides immediate entry confirmation and e-mail receipt. When paying by credit card, your credit card statement will reflect a charge from "ClubAssistant.com Events."
Late Entry $55.00: Received by 11:59 A.M. (noon) CT Friday, June 24, 2016.
* CIOWS entry fee does not include USMS/ILMSA Member or OEVT registration fee.
RACE DAY ENTRIES: NONE - NO EXCEPTIONS!
T-Shirts: A CIOWS T-Shirt is available for $15.00 and a CIOWS Polo Shirt is available for $25.00 at the time of registration. Shirts ordered by noon CT on June 15, 2016, will be available for pick up at check-in. If ordered after noon CT June 15, shirts will be mailed and a small shipping charge will be required. Shirts will not be sold on the day of the event.
PARKING: Free parking is available in the gravel lots located next to the registration tent.
FOOD: Plenty of food and drink will be available for race participants and volunteers. No alcohol allowed.
CAMPING: Campsites are available in the Main Recreation Area of Comlara Park. Call 309-434-6770 for reservations and fee information. Please indicate that you are with the CIOWS Event.
QUESTIONS: See www.ciows.org or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
|Please note: If paying by credit card, your credit card statement will reflect a charge from "ClubAssistant.com Events."|