This meet commemorates longtime Chinook and Masters swimmer Jean Rudolph who competed in this meet almost every year for the past 15 years. She passed away in December 2018 at age 97.
Date/Time: Saturday, April 6, 2019 - warm-up starts at 11:00am; meet starts at 12:00pm.
Sponsor: Moscow Chinooks Swim Club. Sanctioned by Inland Northwest Masters Swimming (IWMSC) for United States Masters Swimming, Inc. (USMS) sanction # 359-S002
Facility: University of Idaho Swim Center (1040 Rayburn St., Moscow, ID) is an indoor pool with eight 25 yard competition lanes and separate four-lane pool for continuous warm-up/-down. Locker rooms adjacent to pool. Spectator balcony. Snacks/drinks for swimmers and volunteers provided. 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 107.2.1.
Directions:1a. From ID Hwy 95 come into Moscow & head west on Sixth St. toward the Univ of Idaho campus. 1b. From Pullman on WA270/ID8 turn right at 2nd signal onto Perimeter Rd. then left onto Sixth St. 2. Turn south on Rayburn St. and continue to parking lot #39 opposite the Kibbie Dome east side. Enter Memorial Gym and follow signs to the Swim Center. Additional parking on Rayburn St. Obey all parking signs.
Eligibility: All swimmers must be currently registered USMS swimmers or foreign equivalent. New members can register online: www.usms.org/reg.
Rules: 2019 USMS rules will apply. Available at www.usms.org/rules/ and at the meet. Certified stroke and turn judges will be present.
Deadlines: Online entries only must be complete by Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 11:59pm PDT. Contact the meet director prior to the deadline if you are not able to enter online and need an alternative method.
Fees: $30 for entries. Online entries will be charged to a credit card. The charge on your card will be from "ClubAssistant.com Events" for this meet.
Conduct of the meet: Short course yards events will be seeded slowest to fastest. Participants may swim no more than six individual events, plus four relay events. Swimmers may enter as "relay-only" participants. The 1650 Free will be limited to the first 16 entrants.
Relays: Submit relay cards to the clerk of course during each day’s warm-ups for deck seeding. Individuals must be signed up with the club/workout group they represent to have their relay points count for that club/workout group.
**The entries for Mixed Relays, Women’s Relays and Men’s Relays will be swum in combined heats, so that a swimmer may swim only once in that distance/style.
Awards: First-Third place ribbons will be available.
Saturday Social: TIME 5:30pm at The 1912 Center on Third St. in Moscow (near Moscow High School). Cost $10. High Point Swimmers will be recognized. Guests and LMSC members not swimming in the meet are invited. Comfort food and live music! Beer & Wine avail
PLEASE NOTE: The Inland NW LMSC annual membership meeting will be held in Coeur d'Alene on Sunday, March 31 at 12:15pm at Azteca Restaurant. The Model Master and Volunteer of the Year awards will be given at that meeting. Send nominations to IWChair@usms.org.
Accommodations: H.O.S.T. (House Our Swimmers Tonight): Moscow Chinooks are happy to house you for the night, especially because it is UIdaho Mom's Weekend. Contact the Meet Director. Nearby hotels are the Idaho Inn, Motel 6, Super 8 Moscow, Fairfield Inn, La Quinta and the Best Western University Inn.
QUESTIONS: Contact Meet Director Paige Buehler at (208) 892-1328 (land line) before 9pm PT or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Enter at the meet.
This meet caps the Short Course Yards season in the Inland Northwest. No qualifying times needed.