Saturday, August 24, 2013
USMS Sanction: 133-W001
Lake Lure Olympiad
Open Water Registration
|Swimmer Registration||Mon, April 15, 2013 12:00 AM EST||Thu, August 22, 2013 11:59 PM EST|
Sanctioned by LMSC for NC, for USMS, Inc. Sanction # 133-W001
Location: Rumbling Bald Resort, Lake Lure, NC
Course: 2-mile open water course (map)
Timeline: Saturday, August 24, 2013. Check-in 9:30-11:00 AM, Wave 1 @ 11:30 AM, Awards @ 1:30 PM
Eligibility: To register for this event you must be 18 years or older and have a 2013 U.S. Masters Swimming registration or purchase a One Event registration (OEVT). You may take care of membership registration or OEVT during your event entry process.
Entries: This event will use online entries only – No Paper Entries
Entry Deadlines: Registration will be closed at Midnight, Thursday August 22, 2013. Late entries will not be accepted, No walk-up or mailed-in entries will be allowed.
Safety–Our Primary Concern: Safety boats will monitor the entire course and medical personnel will be on-site. Swimmers must wear the swim cap provided, must have their race number on their arms, and must follow all announced safety rules with out exception. (Safety plan)
Time Limit: Swimmers who cannot complete two mile in less than 1 hour 45 minutes should NOT enter; swimmers on the course after the time limit may be stopped and listed as DNF in the results.
Rules: Curent 2013 U.S. Masters Swimming rules will govern this event.
Timing: Transponder chip and back-up timing provided by www.setupevents.com. Note there is a $30 fee for failing to return the transponder chip device.
Fees: The entry fee is $45 and includes collecitble T-shirt. Registrations completed after August 4th, will not receive a T-shirt. Online entries are paid by credit card to "ClubAssistant.com Events."
*One Event (OEVT) Fee: If you are NOT a current USMS member you will be charged and additional $12 fee at registration. A one-event registration provides USMS insurance coverage to a participant in one “event”.
Water Temperature: 78-82 degree F (approximate)
Seeding: Entries will be seeded fast to slow using submitted 1650 yard time. Entries will be divided into waves and started every two minutes.
Age Groups: 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, etc. in five year increments, as high as necessary for both men/women. Age determined as of race day.
Lodging/Food: Visit www.LakeLureOlympiad.com
Cancellation Policy: If on the established date of the swim, weather or disaster necessitates cancellation there will be NO REFUNDS, but if present you will receive your collectible T-Shirt.
Come join us, and remember there’s something for the entire family & you will have the time of your life.
Race Director: Rich Guthmann – firstname.lastname@example.org – (704) 361-8103
|Please note: If paying by credit card, your credit card statement will reflect a charge from "ClubAssistant.com Events."|