Warm-up: 9:00 AM
Meet starts at 10:00 AM
Sanctioned by PNA for USMS Inc. #367-S002
LOCATION: Fidalgo Pool, 1603 22nd St. Anacortes, WA, 98221
The length of the competition course without a bulkhead is in compliance and on file with USMS in accordance with articles 105.1.7 and 107.2.1.
FACILITY: 25 meter pool, 6 lanes, two side warm-up area. Temp 83°F
MEET DIRECTOR: Calvin Milbach firstname.lastname@example.org
MEET REFEREE: Heather Brennan email@example.com
RULES: Current USMS rules will govern the meet.
ELIGIBILITY: Open to all USMS and FINA 2017 registered swimmers, 18 and above as of February 4, 2017. Bring a copy of your Masters registration card if you are not a USMS member.
ENTRIES: Swimmers may enter up to 5 individual events. Entries must be postmarked by January 25th, or completed online by 11:59 PM (Pacific) January 30th. NO race day entries accepted.
SEEDING: All events slow to fast, age group and sexes mixed. Pre-seeding except for 400 Free, 400 IM.
CHECK-IN: Positive check-in required for 400 Free by 9:30AM and for the 400 IM by the end of event 13. Swimmers missing the check-in deadline may be scratched from the event.
SPLIT REQUESTS: Split requests for an initial distance within a longer race must be made, in writing, before the event for backstroke and relay leadoffs OR before the conclusion of the meet for non-backstroke. See the Clerk of Course.
RELAYS: Deck-enter relays at the meet at no charge. Mixed relays require two men and two women. Mark your relay entry card carefully to ensure correct intent and results.
AWARDS: Available for purchase at meet.
ENTRY FEES: $16.00 (US or Canadian; includes LMSC and timing surcharges) PLUS $1.50 per individual event (optional for seniors and needs-based swimmers). No charge for relays.
ONLINE ENTRIES: Club Assistant online meet entry preferred. Online meet entries are paid by credit card to "ClubAssistant.com Events."
PAPER ENTRIES: Use the PNA Generic Entry Form available on the PNA Website or in the WetSet. Make checks payable to TAC and mail to: Calvin Milbach, Fidalgo Pool, 1603 22nd St. Anacortes, WA, 98221
DIRECTIONS: From I-5, take exit 230. Go west on Highway 20 to its end in Anacortes. Turn right onto Commercial Ave. and go about ten blocks to 22nd street and turn left. Go up the hill to J Ave (about six blocks) Fidalgo pool is on the left.
ENTRY QUESTIONS: Calvin Milbach contact info above
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POST THUNDERBIRD MEET / PRE SUPER BOWL SOCIAL: 2PM – 5PM Upstairs at Village Pizza: 807 Commercial Ave, Anacortes 98221 Family Friendly! All swimmers, families, and friends are welcome to join us at Village Pizza to tell swim stories.
Breaks: There are breaks after events #1, #8, #15, #20