ELIGIBILITY: Current USMS rules will govern. Age determined as of December 31, 2021. All athletes must be 18 years of age or older as of December 4, 2021 and registered with U.S. Masters Swimming. Members of foreign (non-USMS) swimming federations may participate but must provide proof of membership in their country’s swimming federation.
SEEDING: All events will be swum in numerical order, slow to fast. Women’s heats will swim before men’s heats. The 400 Free, 400 IM, and 800 Free will swim mixed gender. The 800 free will be limited to the first 24 entries.
ENTRIES & FEES: ONLINE ENTRIES ONLY. Entry fee of $15 meet surcharge plus $5 per event. Swimmers may enter a maximum of five individual events per day. The online entry system will close on Tuesday, November 30, 2021, at 11:59pm. No refunds for inclement weather. NO DECK ENTRIES or late entries will be accepted.
RELAYS: Relays will be deck entered at the meet on Saturday and Sunday. There is a $10 charge per relay. Only team members registered for the meet may participate. Men’s and Women’s relays may be swum in combined heats. Please note that there are NO MIXED RELAYS being offered at this meet. All relay entries must be submitted by 10:45 am on the day the relay will be swum. Coaches may email their relay entries to Barb Protzman (firstname.lastname@example.org) prior to 6 pm on Friday, Dec. 3.
AWARDS: Ribbons awarded for 1-3rd place for individual and relay events.
POOL LENGTH CERTIFICATION: The length of the competition course 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 Daktronics automatic timing. Times can be submitted for world records, USMS records, and USMS Top 10 consideration.
BREAKS in the meet will be taken at the discretion of the meet referee.