SANCTIONED BY: Southeastern LMSC for USMS
HOST CLUB: Panama City Swim Team
MEET DIRECTOR: Brian Haddad, 615-293-7333, Email: email@example.com
MEET REFEREE: TBD
LOCATION: Gulf Coast State College Natatorium
4230 West Highway 98 Panama City, FL 32401
(Natatorium is located right next to the gymnasium)
RULES: 2018 USMS Short Course Rules and Southeastern LMSC Safety guidelines and warm-up procedures will govern. Safety guidelines specify feet-first entry during warm-ups, except for designated sprint lanes. All events will be timed finals.
ELIGIBILITY: All swimmers must be registered with United States Masters Swimming, Inc. Swimmers need to attach a copy of their USMS card to their entry forms or will be asked to show a 2018 USMS registration card upon check-in. If not yet registered, swimmers can register online with USMS after the entry due date or at the meet, but swimmers must be USMS registered before swimming any events at the meet. One day USMS registration is available for $20.00
MEET DATE/START TIME:
Saturday, June 23, 2018
OPEN Warm-ups: 12:30pm
Meet Start: 1:30pm
SEEDING: All events will be seeded slowest to fastest without regard to age or gender. Swimmers with no seed time may indicate “No Time” or “NT” in the time slot and will be seeded as slowest times. Please avoid using “NT” times whenever possible and please use realistic times. Results will be tabulated by gender and age group, as defined by USMS.
ENTRIES & FEES: A swimmer may enter up to five (5) individual events for a $30 flat fee. Late entries, as well as deck entries, will be accepted with an additional $10 fee.
DECK ENTRIES: Deck entries will be allowed at the discretion of the Meet Director. We will try to accommodate deck entries but only if such entries do not require additional heats. Swimmers registering for the meet as deck entries will be asked to pay both the regular and the late entry fees.
DEADLINES: Online entries and fees must be received by noon on Monday June 18, 2018. The online entry system will not allow late entries. Paper entries must be received (not postmarked) by Friday June 15, 2018.
FACILITY: The Gulf Coast State College Natatorium competition pool is 25 yards in length. Pool depth varies from 4ft to 9ft. It is equipped with electronic timing, and scoreboard. Competition will run at the deep end of the pool in 6 lanes.
SOCIAL AFTER THE MEET: We plan to meet, mingle, and rehash the racing fun after the meet at Fishale Taphouse and Grill, 7715 Front Beach Road. Please join us!!! It would help to know how many plan to attend the social so that the restaurant can set tables for us. Please RSVP to Sue Cottrill at firstname.lastname@example.org by the meet entry date.