Hosted by Denver Masters at Denver University in Denver, Colorado
Denver Masters Swim Team invites you to the 2019 Denver Masters Mile High Mile/Short and Sweet Swimming Meet, to be held at El Pomar Natatorium in the Ritchie Center of the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado, which is located at 2201 East Asbury Avenue, Denver, CO 80210.
The pool is 25 yards by 50 meters, and will be set up with 10, 25 yard competition lanes and two lanes for warm up and warm down. A Colorado Electronic Timing System with backup timing will be used. On-deck seating space will be available. We recommend bringing your own chairs if you plan to make use of on-deck seating areas.
Saturday, March 9, 2019
Warm up 3:00pm Meet start 4:00pm
Sunday, March 10, 2019
Warm up 12:00pm Meet start 1:00pm
Sanctioned by COMSA (Colorado Masters Swimming Association) for USMS, Inc. (United States Masters Swimming, Inc)
TIMING: Electronic timing will be used for all events, with back-up pickles and hand-timing.
ELIGIBILITY: Only Masters Swimmers with 2019 USMS Registration or foreign equivalent may participate. A one-day USMS registration will be available for $15 on the day of the meet. Online USMS registration is available at http://www.comsa.org/joining/join-online.html. Contact the COMSA registrar at email@example.com with questions.
RULES: Current USMS Rules govern the competition, including a NO FALSE START RULE, and whistle alerts announcing the start of each race. Age on the last day of the meet 3/10/2019 determines competition age.
Seeding for the mile event on Saturday, March 9, 2019 as well as the 500 free, 400 IM and 1000 on Sunday, March 10, 2019 will be mixed seeded fast to slow by time.
The first 40 swimmers to register for the mile will have mixed seeding according to time.
The first 20 swimmers in the 500 free, 400 IM and 1000 free will have mixed seeding according to time.
Swimmers in these distance events must supply their own timer and if necessary their own counter. NO positive check in required!
There are unlimited entries for the 50’s, 100’s, and 200’s on Sunday, March 10, 2019 which will have mixed seeding slow to fast according to time.
Event results will be separated according to gender and age groups.
Some events may be combined if entries are too few to run separately.
Be sure to enter your Short Course Yards times on your registration. All events are timed finals.
Continuous warm up and warm down lanes will be available and clearly marked. No paddles, kick boards, or pull buoys are allowed during warm up or warm down.
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
NUMBER OF ENTRIES: Entries are limited to 5 events. All entries are to be submitted via the Swim Meet Registration system (no individual time cards are required). A heat sheet and meet program will be posted on the day of the meet.
SCORING: Team and individual points will not be calclated.
RESULTS: Results will be posted by the Meet Director at the swim meet as soon as possible after each event. Swim Phone will have on line results posted as well. To find results on line, go to swimphone.com, click on “swim meets” and choose from the list, “Denver Masters Mile High Mile/Short and Sweet Meet”. Follow the prompts to the results for your events. SwimPhone.com
The final results (.pdf) document will be posted on the COMSA.org website.
AWARDS: No awards will be presented
Recommended: Early registration closes on 2/28/2019
Final online registration closes at 11:59pm Mountain time on 3/7/2019
REGISTRATION: Preferred method for receiving entries is online at on Club Assistant. Click on the registration button and follow the prompts. Online entries are processed with a credit card by ClubAssistant.com Events.
Contact the Meet Director, Andrew Le Vasseur at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are unable to enter online.
ON DECK ENTRIES: On Deck entries are allowed for an additional $10.00 charge. On Deck
entries will only be allowed in events that have lane space available. We will not reseed those events to which the On Deck entry has been added.
Contact the Meet Director, Andrew Le Vasseur at email@example.com, if you think you will
need to deck enter, because you missed the entry deadlines.
ENTRY CONFRIMATIONS: Your online entries will provide you with email verification of your entries.
$15 surcharge per swimmer
$5 per individual event (max 5 events)