2016 Dixie Zone Long Course Championship Meet

GOLD Masters

Saturday, August 6 - Sunday, August 7, 2016

USMS Sanction : 136-S005

GOLD Masters Swimming

Swim Meet Registration


Registration Schedule

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Swimmer Registration Wed, Apr 6, 2016
12:00 AM
Mon, Aug 1, 2016
11:59 PM

Goldsboro Family YMCA, Goldsboro, NC


The Mixed 800 Free Relay (Event 45) has been added to the event list. If your team would like to register for this event you can sign up for it the morning of the first session. Please keep in mind we will be running this event on Saturday morning during the first session at the conclusion of the 1500.

IMPORTANT NOTE: You need to be a 2016 member of USMS to enter this meet. Go to www.usms.org/reg/ to join or renew your USMS membership. One–event (SINGLE MEET) registration is available for athletes not registered with USMS and can be done online during the meet registration.

Sanctioned by LMSC for NC for USMS, Inc. (136-S005)

Meet Director: Lance Thornton Lance.Thornton@goldsboroymca.org  

Meet Referee: Bill Luse wclswim@ec.rr.com


LOCATION: Goldsboro Family YMCA, Goldsboro, North Carolina

Facility:  Raymond A. Bryan Pool, Family YMCA, Goldsboro, NC. An 8-lane 50 Meter pool with non-turbulent lane lines, Colorado Timing System and scoreboard, and custom paragon starting blocks. The lanes are 7 feet wide and the depth at the starting end is 12ft deep. The depth at the turn end is 4ft. A separate 5-lane 25YD pool is available for continuous warm-up. Ample spectator and swimmer seating is available. 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.

Rules: Swimmers must be registered with USMS for 2016. USMS One Day Registration will be allowed for this meet however times swum under one-event registrations are not eligible for USMS Top 10 or records consideration. USMS rules govern the meet. Swimmers are limited to 5 individual events per day. When warming up, you must enter the pool feet first except in sprint lanes. No paddles or kickboards are allowed. All swimmers must sign the standard USMS waiver upon arriving at the meet.

Deadline: Entries must be completed online by 11:59pm EST Monday, August 1, 2016. Online entries are required. No late entries will be accepted. Deck entries will be accepted at the discretion of the meet director.  Open lane adds only.   Deck entries will be $10.00 per event. Swimmers must have already been entered in the meet.  Heat sheets will be published based on all entries received by Monday, August 1 at 11:59pm.

Fee:  $40 entry fee. Online entry is paid by credit card to ClubAssistant.com Events.
No charge for relays.

Scoring & Awards: Individual events will be scored 9-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 (eight places); relays doubled. Ribbons will be awarded to the first through eighth place finishers. High point award for each age group (must swim a minimum of five events to qualify).  All awards must be picked up from Clerk of Course at the conclusion of the last day of the meet.   No awards will be mailed to the participants. 

Seeding: All events will be seeded by gender and time except the following events which will be seeded by time only: 400, 800 and 1500 free. All events will be seeded from slow to fast. “No Time” is not allowed. The Meet Director reserves the right to combine genders in any other events.

Officials Meeting: Coaches if you have officials that are planning to work this meet PLEASE have them contact the Meet Referee Bill Luse, wclswim@ec.rr.com with their highest certification and session (s) planning to work.

T-shirts:  Meet shirts will be available by pre-order only and only to those who register by the August 1st deadline.  T-shirts are $15.00. T Shirt Design is the same as the Logo located above.

Host Hotel:  BEST WESTERN PLUS Goldsboro, 909 N Spence Avenue, Goldsboro NC 27534 
Online Reservations: You can book online or call the hotel directly at 919-751-1999 and ask for the YMCA rate by referring to the rate code: YGON

Saturday, August 6, 2016 - Session 1
Warm-ups start at 7:30 AM
Meet Session starts at 8:30 AM
# Sex Event
1 Women 1500 M Free
2 Men 1500 M Free
Saturday, August 6, 2016 - Session 2
Warm-ups start at 9:00 AM
Meet Session starts at 10:00 AM
# Sex Event
3 Women 200 M IM
4 Men 200 M IM
5 Women 50 M Free
6 Men 50 M Free
7 Women 100 M Breast
8 Men 100 M Breast
9 Women 200 M Back
10 Men 200 M Back
11 Mixed 400 M Free Relay
13 Women 100 M Free
14 Men 100 M Free
15 Women 50 M Back
16 Men 50 M Back
17 Women 100 M Fly
18 Men 100 M Fly
19 Women 400 M Medley Relay
20 Men 400 M Medley Relay
21 Women 400 M Free
22 Men 400 M Free
Sunday, August 7, 2016 - Session 3
Warm-ups start at 7:30 AM
Meet Session starts at 8:30 AM
# Sex Event
23 Women 800 M Free
24 Men 800 M Free
Sunday, August 7, 2016 - Session 4
Warm-ups start at 9:00 AM
Meet Session starts at 10:00 AM
# Sex Event
25 Women 50 M Breast
26 Men 50 M Breast
27 Women 200 M Fly
28 Men 200 M Fly
29 Women 100 M Back
30 Men 100 M Back
31 Mixed 400 M Medley Relay
33 Women 200 M Breast
34 Men 200 M Breast
35 Women 50 M Fly
36 Men 50 M Fly
37 Women 200 M Free
38 Men 200 M Free
39 Women 400 M Free Relay
40 Men 400 M Free Relay
41 Women 400 M IM
42 Men 400 M IM
43 Women 800 M Free Relay
44 Men 800 M Free Relay

Note: If paying by credit card, your credit card statement will reflect a charge from "ClubAssistant.com Events."

Online Registration closed on 8/1/2016.
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