Due to the health concerns facing the community and as a precautionary measure at this unprecedented time, we are postponing our Masters due to the COVID-19 outbreak to be held at a later date.
We’ll continue to monitor the COVID-19 outbreak diligently and provide updates and information to our members through email communications as they become available.
2020 St. Patrick’s Day Swim Meet @ The Dome Natatorium- M.E. Lyons YMCA
Saturday, April 25th, 2020 Sanctioned by OHIO LMSC - 170-S003 Warm up for Event #1 (1000 freestyle): 10:00 AM. The first heat of the 1000 Free begins at 11:00 AM.
Event #2 will be begin no earlier than 1:00 pm
Meet is anticipated to end by 4:30 p.m.
Location for your GPS directions: M.E. Lyons YMCA, 8108 Clough Pike, Cincinnati, Ohio 45244
Online entry: Go to https://www.clubassistant.com/club/meet_information.cfm?c=1559&smid=12547 to access online entry. Please note: Your credit card will be charged by "ClubAssistant.com Events" (Visa or MasterCard only) and receive an email confirmation of your entry.
Deadline: Online Entries are due by Tuesday April 21st, 2020 by 11:59 pm EDT.
Eligibility: 2020 U.S. Masters Swimming rules will govern conduct of the meet. Because of insurance regulations, all swimmers must be registered U.S. Masters Swimmers. Limit 6 individual events. Only swimmers entered in the meet can participate in relays. Only relays from same club/chapter/workout group may score points. Un-attached swimmers MAY NOT form relays per USMS Rule 102.9.1.
Fees: Only On-line Registration. There will be a flat fee of $40.00 to attend this meet for on-line entry, which includes 6 individual events and 2 relays for the meet. There are NO DECK ENTRIES for this meet.
Facility: The meet will be conducted in the Dome pool. We have Kiefer blocks, lane lines, back stroke flags and new heating unit. The pool is a 6-lane 25-yard pool with Competitor non-turbulent lane markers, Colorado automatic timing ran with Hy-Tek software. There will be separate 6 lane pool available for continuous warm-up and warm down. 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.
Age Groups: Age of competitors on March 28th, 2020 will determine age group.
Seeding: Heats will be formed by times, regardless of age or gender.
MEET CHECK IN: Yes , and also for those swimming event #1, 1000 Free. Only the first 24 entries received during the entry process will be allowed to swim the 1000. Entries of NT (no time) for event #1 will not be accepted. There is a time cut off of 25 minutes for the 1000 freestyle. Time Verification for all events is at discretion of meet host to check USMS database to ensure accuracy and ensure a smooth running meet.
Event #2 - Medley Relays will not start before 1:00 pm. All Events will run slowest to fastest.
Session # 1 begins at 11 a.m. Session # 2 begins no earlier than 1:00 p.m.
Meet is anticipated to end by 4:00 p.m.
Awards: A hearty hand shake, a smile and the satisfaction of a job well done.
Entry Chair: Mark Lingo- Cell# (859) 750-4600 email: Mark Lingo; Mark@lingomfg.com