USMS Sanction : 149-S003
|Swimmer Registration||Mon, Jan 7, 2019 12:01 PM||Sun, Feb 3, 2019 11:59 PM|
2019 27th Annual Masters SCY Valentine’s Meet
February 9 - 10, 2019
Hosted by City of Clearwater
Sanctioned by Florida LMSC for USMS, Inc
DATE & TIME:
Saturday, February 9: warm-up 7 AM for 1000 free, start at 8 AM; warm-up at 10 AM for other events, start at 11 AM
Sunday, February 10: warm-up at 8 AM, meet begins at 9 AM.
FACILITY: The Long Center, 1501 N. Belcher Road, Clearwater, Florida. The Long Center is an indoor 50 meter x 25 yard pool. This meet will be using 8 of the facility’s 20 short course yard lanes with Daktronics timing for competition and 10 lanes will be provided for warm-ups during the course of the meet. All events will be swum in numerical order slow to fast. The length of the competition course without a bulkhead is in compliance and on file with USMS in accordance with articles 105.1.7 and 106.2.1. The primary timing system will be automatic timing. The official times from this meet may be submitted for world records, USMS records, and Top 10 Times consideration.
HOSPITALITY: Free refreshments ARE provided for all swimmers. Breaks will be taken as needed.
ELIGIBILITY: Current USMS rules govern. All athletes must be 18 years of age or older as of February 10, 2019, and be registered with USMS, Inc. for 2019. Non U.S. citizens should have a letter of introduction from their own swimming association.
ONLINE ENTRIES: Online registration for this meet is preferred for speed and accuracy. Online meet registration must be completed by midnight Eastern Time on Sunday, February 3, 2019. Your 2019 membership to USMS will be verified at the start of online meet registration. Links are available to renew or look up your membership.
PAPER/MAILED ENTRIES: Paper entries must be received by Friday, February 1. Each entry must be submitted on the entry form with your name, registered team, age, event description, event number, USMS registration number, and seed time. Please be sure that all information is filled out, the waiver signed, and a copy of your 2019 USMS registration card is attached.
ENTRY FEES: Entry fees are $5 per individual event, $5 per relay team, and a $35 meet surcharge which is non-refundable (includes a signature t-shirt). Online meet entry charges meet fees to your credit card. Your credit card statement will show a charge from “ClubAssistant.com Events.” Paper/mailed entries, please make checks payable to City of Clearwater: Long Center Pool and mail to the address on the entry tab. Scratches will be accepted and NO REFUNDS will be issued.
ENTRY LIMITS: Swimmers may enter a maximum of five individual events per day. Events 1 and 2 are limited to the first 50 swimmers to enter. No check-in required: pre-seeded. All events will be swum slowest to fastest.
RELAYS: Relay teams may be deck entered at the meet both Saturday and Sunday. Only team members registered for the meet may participate in the relays. Age categories for relays are 18+, 25+, 35+, 45+, 55+, 65+, 75+, 85+. Relay cards are due 2 events prior to relay events.
SCORING & AWARDS: Individual High Point awards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd in all age groups (must swim five individual events to be eligible). Scoring 9-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 for individuals, double points for relays. Breaks taken as needed.
ORDER OF EVENTS: *check-in required 30minutes prior to event. Events 1/2 (1000 Free) will be deck seeded, combined, first 50 entrants only, seeded slow to fast. Events 19/20 (400 IM) will be deck seeded. Events 23/24 (500 Free) will be deck seeded, and combined.
HEAT SHEETS AND RESULTS: Meet heat sheets and results will be posted at https://www.midnightsports.com/
|11||Mixed||200 Y||Free Relay|
|17||Women||200 Y||Free Relay|
|18||Men||200 Y||Free Relay|
|21||Women||800 Y||Free Relay|
|22||Men||800 Y||Free Relay|
|33||Mixed||200 Y||Medley Relay|
|41||Women||200 Y||Medley Relay|
|42||Men||200 Y||Medley Relay|
Note: If paying by credit card, your credit card statement will reflect a charge from "ClubAssistant.com Events."