|Swimmer Registration||Thu, Nov 1, 2018 12:01 AM||Mon, Dec 24, 2018 11:59 PM|
Sanctioned by Pacific Masters Swimming, Inc. for USMS, Inc., Sanction # 388-S014
EVENT: The Brute Squad events - 200 yd Butterfly, 400 yd IM and 1650 yd Free.
Due to unprecedented smoke from the Camp Fire and it's unhealthy impact on everyone in the Nor Cal region, the competition dates for this year's event have been extended two extra weeks. The swim date cutoff is now Dec. 14 and the online entry deadline is Dec. 24.
1. All 3 events must be swum in this specific order; 200 yd Fly, 400 yd IM, 1650 yd Free
2. The recorded time begins at the start of the 200yd Fly and ends at the finish of the 1650 yd Free. Resting time between swims is included in the cumulative time.
3. Swimmers may rest between events as long as desired, provided Rule 2 is followed. 4. Results are based on cumulative times.
DATE: As per rules, the Brute Squad must be swum between Nov 1 and Dec 14, 2018. All individual entries must be submitted by Dec 24, 2018.
OBJECTIVE: Swim the 3 most challenging, short course events - 200 Fly, 400 IM, 1650 Free - in their entirety in any 25-yard pool you choose. If two or more swimmers report the same cumulative time, a tie will be declared.
LOCATION: You may swim the Brute Squad in any 25-yard length pool.
ELIGIBILITY: This is a PacMasters-sanctioned event and all participants must be registered for 2018 or 2019 with USMS. Your USMS membership will be verified during online event entry.
FEES: $10.00 for each individual entry. Sign up online on Club Assistant, paying with credit card to "ClubAssistant.com Events". Fees are non-refundable.
RULES: The 2018 USMS Rules govern these events. Drafting, flotation, and propulsive devices (pull buoys, fins, paddles, wet suits, etc.) are not permitted. No more than two swimmers may share a lane. If a lane is shared, each swimmer must stay on his or her side of the lane during the entire race (i.e. no circle swimming). An adult acting as a starter/head timer/referee shall be present at all times during the swim. Each swimmer must have a verifier to count laps and record cumulative splits every 50, for all 3 events. The timing of the event may be done with a stopwatch or electronic timing device. Cumulative split times must be recorded to the nearest second (final times for Brute Squad records to the nearest 100th). A split sheet must be kept for each swimmer. Splits must be entered with online registration on Club Assistant. One person may serve as a counter for no more than two swimmers per heat. No adjustment may be made for swims completed at altitude. The event shall be performed in a USMS organized/supervised practice.
ENTRY FORMS, SPLIT SHEETS and RECORDS: Please enter online on Club Assistant. For recording of your splits at the pool, use the official split sheet found at www.damfast.org. Event records are at brutesquadrecords.
Contact: Stuart Kahn at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note: If paying by credit card, your credit card statement will reflect a charge from "ClubAssistant.com Events."