Quicksilver Masters Mid-Distance Meet

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Saturday, February 5, 2022

USMS Sanction : 382-S004

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Quicksilver Masters Mid-Distance Meet
Pacific Masters Swimming Short Course Meet
Saturday, February 5th, 2022

Start time:  9:00 AM
Check in: None
No Same Day Entries

Sanctioned by the Pacific Masters for USMS, Inc. Sanction # 382-S004
LOCATION: Gunderson High School Pool, 622 Gaundabert Lane, San Jose, CA 95136. 
COVID-19 REQUIREMENTS: We follow the guidelines set by the San Jose Unified School District, Santa Clara County, and/or State of California. Currently masks must be worn indoors (locker room, front office lobby, and classroom). Any changes to these requirements will be communicated to all meet participants prior to the start of the meet.
DIRECTIONS: Take SR 85 to the Santa Teresa Blvd exit. Head south on Santa Teresa, right on Thornwood Drive, right on Chynoweth, and right on Gaundabert Lane. The pool is located at the back of the campus. Parking is available in the solar lot, next to the pool and the football field.
PARKING INSTRUCTIONS: Limited parking back by pool behind school.  Large parking lot available in front of Gunderson High School.
FACILITY:  Outdoor 25 yard x 50 meter pool with up to 9 lanes available for competition, and 4 lanes for warm-up/cool down. An additional 8 lanes will be available for warm-up/cool down in the well throughout the competition.  “Pacific Masters requirements for records and Top 10 consideration are the same as those for USMS.” 
TIME:  There will be two (2) sessions on Saturday, February 5, 2022. 
  • Session 1: Warm-ups will open at 7:30am and events will begin at 8:30am. There will be a 15-minute break following the end of Session 1.
  • Session 2: Warm-ups are estimated to open at 12:30pm, with events beginning at 1:00pm. This timeline may be impacted by the number of entries and length of Session 1. Once the entry period has closed, we will announce in advance a more accurate timeline. 
RULES & ELIGIBILITY:  Current USMS rules will govern the meet. All participants must be age 18 or older as of the last day of the meet and be currently registered members of U.S. Masters Swimming. Foreign swimmers must provide proof of current membership in their country’s Masters Swimming governing body. 
ENTRY LIMITS:  Athletes may compete in up to 3 events per session, or 6 events total.

ENTRY FEES: $40 flat fee per Athlete. No refunds will be made. 

MAILED ENTRIES:  Shall not be accepted. 

DECK ENTRIES Shall not be accepted.  Pacific Masters requires all swimmers be registered with a valid USMS number before entering meet. Paper USMS registrations will not be accepted at the meet. Non-members can register online using a mobile device and will receive a USMS number at the end of the registration process. 
CHECK-IN:  This meet shall be pre-seeded for both sessions. 
SEEDING: Fastest to slowest by gender, with the exception of the 500 Free and the 200 Fly which will be swum as a mixed-gender event. At the discretion of the Meet Director, events may be combined on the day of the meet.
SCRATCHES:  No penalty for scratches or a no-show to an event.
PSYCH SHEET:  Psych sheet will be available online, and a link will be emailed to all participants prior to meet operation.
HOSPITALITY:  Athletes are encouraged to bring their own snacks and/or meals. Coaches and working Officials will be provided lunch
MEET DIRECTOR:  Michael Greymont email: mgreymont@mhgcg.com Cell (text preferred) (408) 891-2948 
MEET REFEREE:  Meet Referee: Peter Guadagni  Head Starter: John Hannigan 
●    Smoking and the use of other tobacco products is prohibited on the pool deck, in the locker rooms, in spectator seating, on standing areas and in all areas used by Athletes, during the meet and during warm-up periods.
●    Sale and use of alcoholic beverages is prohibited in all areas of the meet venue.
●    No glass containers are allowed in the meet venue.
●    No propane heater is permitted except for snack bar/meet operations.
●    All shelters must be properly secured (e.g. buckets and bungees).
●    Deck Changes are prohibited. Restrooms are open.
●    Destructive devices, to include but not limited to, explosive devices and equipment, firearms (open or concealed), blades, knives, mace, stun guns and blunt objects are strictly prohibited in the swimming facility and its surrounding areas. If observed, the Meet Referee or his/her designee may ask that these devices be stored safely away from the public or removed from the facility. Noncompliance may result in the reporting to law enforcement authorities and ejection from the facility. Law enforcement officers (LEO) are exempt per applicable laws.
●    Operation of a drone, or any other flying apparatus, is prohibited over the venue (pools, Athlete/Coach areas, Spectator areas and open ceiling locker rooms) any time Athletes, Coaches, Officials and/or Spectators are present.
●    Animals other than certified Service Animals are NOT permitted on the pool deck or school grounds. If you have a Certified Service Animal, please check in with the Meet Director.

POOL LENGTH CERTIFICATION: 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. 

TIMING SYSTEM:  The primary timing system will be automatic timing. Times may be submitted for USMS records and USMS Top 10 consideration.

Session 1
Warm-ups start at 7:30 AM
Meet Session starts at 8:30 AM
# Sex Event
1 Women 200 Y Breast
2 Men 200 Y Breast
3 Women 100 Y Back
4 Men 100 Y Back
5 Women 50 Y Fly
6 Men 50 Y Fly
7 Women 200 Y IM
8 Men 200 Y IM
9 Women 50 Y Breast
10 Men 50 Y Breast
11 Women 100 Y Free
12 Men 100 Y Free
13 Women 200 Y Fly
14 Men 200 Y Fly
15 Women 500 Y Free
16 Men 500 Y Free
Session 2 - After 15-minute break after 500 Free
# Sex Event
17 Women 50 Y Back
18 Men 50 Y Back
19 Women 200 Y Free
20 Men 200 Y Free
21 Women 100 Y Breast
22 Men 100 Y Breast
23 Women 100 Y Fly
24 Men 100 Y Fly
25 Women 50 Y Free
26 Men 50 Y Free
27 Women 200 Y Back
28 Men 200 Y Back
29 Women 100 Y IM
30 Men 100 Y IM

Note: If paying by credit card, your credit card statement will reflect a charge from "QUICKSILVER SWIMMING."

Online Registration closed on 2/2/2022.