Saturday, June 13 - Sunday, June 14, 2015
USA Swimming Sanction : pending
Tri Valley Masters Swimming
Open Water Registration
|Swimmer Registration||Tue, February 10, 2015 07:30 PM PT||Thu, June 11, 2015 11:59 PM PT|
Race Start/Cutoff Times: The 10km swim starts at 8:00 A.M. / 5km swim begins at 8:10 A.M. There will be one wave for the 10km race and one wave for the 5km race. Race start times are approximate. Cutoff time will be 12:00 P.M. for both races. 10km swimmers not passing turn buoy 6 after their third lap 3 hours from the start will be directed to swim to shore from turn buoy 6. Registration is from 6:30 to 7:30 A.M. The waves will be denoted by different color caps and start 10 minutes apart.
Sunday, June 14, 2015, 1 mile & 2.5km Open Water Swims
Race Start/Cutoff Times: The 1 mile swim begins at 8:30 A.M. and the 2.5km swim begins at 10:00 A.M. Race start times are approximate. Cutoff times are 50 minutes for the 1 mile swim and 90 minutes for the 2.5km swim. Registration is from 6:45 to 9:15 A.M. Registration for the 1 mile race will close at 8:00AM. USA Swimmers will be seeded in a separate wave. Wetsuits will be seeded in a separate wave. The waves will be denoted by different color caps and start 5-10 minutes apart. Elite Wave: There will be an elite wave which will allow the top 20 USA - Age Group swimmers to swim with the first USMS wave creating a more competitive race for all.
Awards: Medals will be given to the first 3 finishers in each sex/age in the non-wetsuit division (11-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-18) of the 1km and 2.5km race. Wetsuit Division: Medals will be given to the first 3 men and the first 3 women in the wetsuit division in each race. Wetsuits will be allowed in a separate wetsuit division and be given official times. Preliminary results for both races will be posted on site 30 min after the last swimmer in the 2.5km race finishes.
Official results will be posted on www.trivalleyaquatics.com.
Conditions/Safety: Expected water temperature: 67-73 degrees. Each course is patrolled by safety craft. Participants should be adequately trained for open water swims of this length. Previous experience in similar water conditions is highly recommended. All swimmers must wear the provided swim cap and follow all USMS rules. Warm-up in designated roped in swim area only–swimming outside of this area for warm up will result in disqualification.
Eligibility – These events are open to registered USMS and USAS swimmers.
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