Westside Aquatic Complex, 2700 West Blue Ridge Drive (S.C. Highway 253), Greenville, SC.
Greenville County Parks, Recreation & Tourism and Greenville Splash.
Sanctioned by South Carolina LMSC for USMS, Inc. Sanction Number: 555-S002.
Karen Alexander, 864-506-2016, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Westside Aquatic Complex is an indoor/outdoor climate controlled facility with an eight lane 50 meter pool and adjacent 5 lane, 25 yard warm-up/warm-down pool. Both pools are bottom striped, wall targeted and equipped with non-turbulent lane lines. Competition course has a fully automatic Colorado Timing System with backup and an 8-line scoreboard. Bleacher seating is available for up to 1,000 spectators along with ample deck space and bleacher seating for swimmers. Ample parking is available.
The meet will be conducted according to 2016 U.S.M.S. rules and this meet information. The length of the competition course is in compliance and on file with USMS in accordance with articles 105.1.7 and 107.2.1, but as a bulkhead course, is subject to length confirmation. Eligibility of times for USMS Top 10 and records will be contingent on verification of bulkhead placement. The pool will be measured as required by USMS.
This meet is open to all USMS swimmers registered for 2016. Age determined as of the last day of 2016. One–event (SINGLE MEET) registration is available for athletes not registered with USMS.
$20.00 surcharge per swimmer for data processing, electronic timing, pool fee and heat sheet. $4.00 per individual event, $6.00 per relay (entered and paid for on deck). Deck entries will be accepted for available lanes only at $8.00 per event plus the $20.00 swimmer surcharge. Make checks payable to Greenville County.
One-event (single meet) registration is $20.00 – registration form is on page 6.
Time Trails may be held at the end of competition on Saturday and Sunday at $8.00 per event.
Time Trials will be subject to the limit of event rules and held at the discretion of the Meet Referee.
Online registration for this meet is preferred for speed and accuracy.
Swimmers are allowed a maximum of five individual events per day. Late entries will be seeded into empty lanes when available.
Entry Deadline: SUNDAY, June 12, 11:59 pm EST.
Available by Wednesday, June 15.
Time of the Meet:
Friday: ONE HOUR EARLIER! Warm-ups 12:30 pm, Meet starts at 1:30 pm; Saturday: Warm-ups 11:00 am, Meet starts at 12:00 noon; Sunday: Warm-ups 8:00 am, Meet starts at 9:00 am.
Swimmers in the 400 Free, 800 Free and 1500 Free will need to provide their own counter if they desire one. Meet management reserves the right to adjust warm-up and meet start times. Participants will be notified of any changes in the timeline via e-mail and they also will be posted on the website.
Custom Championship ribbons 1st – 3rd and ribbons 4th-8th for each event. High point award for each age group (must swim a minimum of five events to qualify). Team awards will be awarded to top 3 teams overall. Scoring to 8 places.
Heats will be seeded from slowest to fastest using submitted long course meters times. Ages and sexes will be combined for competition but separated for awards. No time (NT) entries will be seeded in the early heats. All events 400 meters and longer will be deck seeded fastest to slowest. Check-in for the 1500 Free on Friday will close at 1:00 pm. Check-in for the 400 IM and 400 Free will close 30 minutes before the start of the event. Swimmers not checked in will be scratched. Check-in for the 800 Free on Sunday will close at 11:00 am.
Championship T-shirts will be for sale at the meet. Short-Sleeved T-shirts: Sizes S-XL: $15.00 / XXL $17.00 / XXXL $19.00 Name of each participant will be listed on the back.
Drury Inn & Suites, 10 Carolina Point Parkway, Greenville SC 29607 864-288-4401.
Direct reservation link: https://www.druryhotels.com/Reservations.aspx?groupno=2267622
Reservations may also be made by calling 1-800-325-0720
and refer to the Group number 2267622
*Non-smoking 2 Queen Beds Deluxe $99 per night
***Cut off for special rate is Friday, May 20th***
HOT Breakfast – Including Belgian waffles, fruit, biscuits & gravy, sausage and more*.
5:30 KICKBACK® - Each evening from 5:30p-7:00p kick back, relax and enjoy free hot food and cold beverages**.
Free Long Distance - One hour every room every night.
Wireless Internet Access – High speed Internet in all rooms and in the lobby.
Soda and Popcorn – From 3:00 pm to 10:00 pm every night in the lobby
*Breakfast is served Monday – Friday from 6 am – 9:30 am and Saturday – Sunday from 7 am – 10 am.
Saturday Social: Join us Saturday evening – Downtown Greenville. Information will be available at registration.
Sunday Morning: Attention all Dads': Please join us for donuts/muffins and juice/coffee!
Hospitality: Hospitality for coaches and officials will be available in the Hospitality Room.
Concessions: Free Gatorade will be provided.
Officials: Individuals wishing to officiate at this meet should contact Meet Referee, Kim Crounse, email@example.com. Officials will meet beginning one hour prior to the start of competition in Hospitality.
Warm-up Procedures: Pull-buoys kick boards, fins, and hand paddles are not allowed in the competition pool or warm-up pool. Swimmers must enter the pool feet first in a cautious and controlled manner. Diving shall be permitted only in designated lanes and at designated times.
Directions: From Interstate 385 go North into Greenville. Go through town past the Bi-Lo Center and then the Greenville County Library on your right. Take S.C. 183 towards Pickens. At S.C. 253 turn left on to Blue Ridge Drive. Westside Park & Aquatic Complex is about one mile on the right.
From Interstate 85 take exit 44 (White Horse Road, U.S. 25 By-Pass). Go north on 25 for approximately five miles. Turn right on S.C. Route 253. Westside Park & Aquatic Complex is about three quarters of a mile on the left
If coming down Interstate 26 through Asheville, exit on to U.S. Highway 25 towards Greenville. After Travelers Rest, take U.S. 25 By-Pass (to Atlanta). Pass Furman University. Turn left on S.C. Route 253.