Saturday, September 12, 2015 - The 10th Annual Steve Barden Memorial Masters Swim Meet
|Swimmer Registration||Tue, Aug 5, 2014 12:00 AM||Wed, Sep 3, 2014 11:59 PM|
Date & Location: Saturday September 6th : Asheville School and Biltmore Lake, Asheville, NC
Saturday, Sept 6th Morning POOL Session @ Asheville School (Five event maximum)
Warm-Up: 8:00-8:50 am
Competition Begins: 9:00 am
Saturday, Sept 6th Afternoon All-Comers Practice @ Biltmore Lake (6 minutes from pool)
Check-in & casual warm ups begin 2:15 pm
Practice challenges begin: 3:00 pm *all training equipnment welcome at lake!
Asheville School: 360 Asheville School Rd., Asheville, NC, 28806 Take I-40 West of Asheville to exit 44. Turn left (north) onto Smokey Park Hwy (also Route 19/23). Proceed 1 mile north past hotels and shopping centers. Follow Asheville School signs to entrance drive on right. Pool is in fitness center past academic buildings.
Biltmore Lake: 80 Lake Drive, Biltmore Lake, NC 28715
Take I-40 West of Asheville to exit 44. Turn right (south) onto Smokey Park Hwy, also 19/23. Proceed 1 ½ miles south and turn left on Sand Hill Road. Turn Right into Biltmore Lake Subdivision. The lake is straight ahead on the right. No parking is available at the lakefront, all swimmers must park past the lake on-street.
Meet Director: Kitty and Joe Schmidt
Meet Referee: Joe Schmidt (USA Swimming Certified Referee)
Facility: Asheville School competition pool, 360 Asheville School Rd, Asheville, NC, is a 25-yard x 6 lanes "certified pool" with USMS, with non-turbulent lane lines and electronic timing. Five lanes will be used for competition and the sixth lane will be for continuous warm-up/warm-down. Water depth ranges from 4 feet at the shallow end to 12 feet at the deep end. Women’s and men’s locker rooms are available.
Enter ONLINE. Entries close at 11:59pm on Sept 3, 2014. Online entries are paid by credit card to ClubAssistant.com Events.
Rules: Swimmers must be registered with U.S. Masters Swimming (USMS). The 2014 USMS rules shall prevail. Relay swimmers must swim at least one individual event to be eligible for relays.
Max entries for pool events: Five (5) individual.
Afternoon All-Comers Practice @ Biltmore Lake (6 minutes from pool), followed by pot luck (your own food/drink) and/or BBQ (pre-order required during online entry, tickets available for $12 adults /$10 kids age 13 & under, paid for during on-line entry).
Vintage Meet T-Shirts are available in S, M, L, XL for $5 at meet.
1. Ramada-Asheville @ River Ridge 800 Fairview Rd., Asheville, N.C. 28803 phone 828-298-9141
www.ramadariverridge.com (9 miles, 15 min. from swim sites)
2. Renaissance Hotel, Downtown Asheville 31 Woodfin St, Asheville phone 828-252-8211
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/avlbr-renaissance-asheville-hotel/ This hotel is in downtown Asheville right next to The Thomas Wolfe House and across the street from the YMCA.
3. Grove Park Inn 290 Macon St, Asheville Phone: (828) 252-2711 www.groveparkinn.com
This is a 4 Star Hotel in Asheville
4. Crowne Plaza Resort 1 Resort Dr. Asheville, NC 28806 Phone: (828) 254-3211 www.crowneplaza.com
5. Four Points by Sheraton, Downtown Asheville 22 Woodfin St. Phone (828) 253-1851
www.starwoodhotels.com located next to I-240 and YMCA
6. Aloft, Downtown Asheville 51 Biltmore Ave Phone (828) 232-2838 http://www.aloftashevilledowntown.com/
7. Hotel Indigo, Downtown Asheville 151 Haywood St, Asheville, NC 28801 828-239-0239 or 800-951-4667
|1||Mixed||200 Y||Medley Relay|
|35||Mixed||200 Y||Free Relay|
|36||Mixed||(Any Distance Lake Practice)||1 Y||Free|
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