USMS Sanction : 259-S008
|Swimmer Registration||Thu, Mar 21, 2019 12:00 AM||Mon, Jun 10, 2019 11:59 PM|
Sanctioned By: Gulf Masters Swimming for United States Masters Swimming, Inc., Sanction # 259-S008
Hosted By: Woodlands Masters Swim Team
Meet Referee: Claude Humbert
Meet Director: Frank Bergfield – c/o WMST, PO Box 7084, The Woodlands, TX 77387
Phone: (936) 523-0540 E-mail: email@example.com
Location: The Conroe Independent School District (CISD) Natatorium (Googlemaps link)
19133 David Memorial Drive, Shenandoah, Texas 77385
Date & Times: Saturday, June 15, 2019 — Warm-ups - 9:00 AM; Meet Starts - 10:00 AM
Facilities: An indoor 8-lane non-turbulent pool. All races conducted on a 50-meter course. Warm up lanes will be available in the adjacent course during the meet. Showers and lockers will be available. The length of the competition course is in compliance with and on file with USMS in accordance with article 105.1.7, but as a bulkhead course, is subject to length confirmation that will be done before and after the competition session. Eligibility of times for USMS Top 10 and records will be contingent on verification of bulkhead placement.
Timing: A Daktronics Omnisport 2000 automatic timing and scoring system with touch pads as the primary timing system will be used during the competition. A Secondary timing system will be Semiautomatic/manual with a minimum of 1 button and 1 digital watch per lane. Hy-Tek’s Meet Manager software will be used to manage and score the meet.
Rules: Current U. S. Masters Swimming Code of Regulations and Rules of Competition will govern this meet.
Eligibility: All participants must be registered with U. S. Masters Swimming and must be 18 years old on or before June 15, 2019. The eligibility of a participant (for seeding purposes) is determined by their age as of December 31, 2019.
Event Time Limit: To enter the 800 meter freestyle event, participants must have a qualifying time under 30 minutes.
Conduct of Meet: Enter the meet using a long course meters time for the event. The Meet Director may, at his discretion, correct, adjust or insert an entry time for any swimmer. All events will be timed finals. For all events women and men will be seeded together by time only, slowest to fastest.
Positive check-in is required for all 400 meter and longer events as follows:
Event #1 (Mixed 400 meter Individual Medley)............................Check-in by 9:15 AM
Event #8 (Mixed 400 meter freestyle)...........................................Check-in by 9:15 AM
Event #16 (Mixed 800 meter freestyle) ........................................Check-in before Event #8
Hospitality: Available for Officials, Timers, and Meet Volunteers.
Limit of Events: Each entrant may swim a maximum of 5 individual events.
Registration/ INDIVIDUAL EVENTS – ONLINE at this ClubAssistant link. Other links are available at www.wmst.net, www.gulfmastersswimming.org, or www.usms.org. Deck entries will be accepted; no mail-in entries. Online entries will be confirmed by email from ClubAssistant.
On-time entry fee (online entry received by midnight June 10) ......................................... — $45
Late/Deck entry fee (entry received after June 10 and by 9:15 AM June 15) ..................... — $60
Late/Deck entry fees must be made by check payable to “WMST,” paid in cash, or paid by credit card at the venue.
Age Groups: 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, etc.
Awards: Ribbons will be awarded for 1st through 3rd in each individual event by age group/gender.
T-Shirts: Meet T-shirts will be available for purchase ($15 each). They can be preordered (by size) during the online entry process. A limited number of shirts will also be available for sale at the meet.
Results: Results will be posted on the Woodlands Masters Swim Team website www.wmst.net, the Gulf Masters Swimming website at www.gulfmastersswimming.org, and at www.usms.org.
Parking: Plenty of free parking is available adjacent to the Natatorium.
Lodging: Lodging is available at many nearby hotels, including the Courtyard Marriott, Holiday Inn, Courtyard Houston Woodlands, and the Residence Inn Woodlands Lake Front Circle.
Facility Rules: This meet is conducted on the grounds of a school district campus. The CISD asks that all swimmers, spectators, and coaches comply with the facility regulations.
Please note: If paying by credit card, your credit card statement will reflect a charge from "ClubAssistant.com Events."