Facility: UNCG Kaplan Wellness Center 1301 West Gate City Blvd, (formerly Lee Street), Greensboro, NC 27401
25 yard, 6 lane racing course will be used for competition. Warm-up lanes will be available during the meet and a sauna will be 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.
The primary timing system will be automatic timing (Colorado Timing System). Times may be submitted for USMS records and USMS Top 10 consideration.
Parking: At the pool, and across Gate City Blvd., in a gravel lot on the north side of the street.
Eligibility: Swimmers must register with USMS as of the day of the meet as determined by the Registrar of NCMS. NO EXCEPTIONS. USMS rules govern the meet. You must present a copy of your membership card at check-in. No one-day USMS registration.
Deadline: Entries must be received by Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 11:59 PM. Relays must be submitted by 10:00 am on the day of the event. All individual entries will be ON-LINE ONLY through ClubAssistant.
Fees: $30.00 flat fee. Swimmers may swim up to five (5) events plus relays. There are no relay charges. All deck entries will be an additonal $5.00 per event entered. There will be no refunds, unless the meet date is changed or canceled in which case all fees, less a $5.00 charge will be refunded. Online entry is paid by credit card to ClubAssistant.com Events.
Seeding: All events will be seeded by sex and time, with the exception of the following events: 500 freestyle and 1000 freestyle, which will also require a Positive Check-in.. These events will be seeded by time only with sexes combined. All events will be seeded slow to fast, except the 500 freestyle and 1000 freestyle which will be fast to slow. The 1000 free is limited to the first 18 entries, and the 500 free is limited to the first 24 entries. SWIMMERS MAY NOT ENTER BOTH DISTANCE EVENTS. “No Time” will be placed in slow heats. Meet Director reserves the right to combine sexes in any events. Event limit is five events.
Schedule: Warm-ups will begin at 8:00 am with the first event (1000 free) starting at 8:45 am. The second warm-up session will begin at the conclusion of the 500 free, with the meet continuing at approximately 11:00 am. Warm-up/warm-down lanes will be available during the meet. 5-10 minute breaks may be included in the event order per Meet Director.
**You must always enter the pool feet first (during warm-ups) except in sprint lanes.
Swimmers may swim either the 1000 or 500 Free, NOT both