2018 Masters March Madness Meet

Chicago Swedish Fish Masters

Friday, March 2 - Saturday, March 3, 2018

Chicago Swedish Fish Masters

Swim Meet Registration


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Registration Schedule

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Swimmer Registration Mon, Nov 13, 2017
12:00 AM
Wed, Feb 28, 2018
05:00 PM

Sanctioned by ILMSA for USMS
Hosted by Chicago Swedish Fish Masters and Northside Aquatics

Entry Limit:  6 individual events total - 1 on Friday and 5 on Saturday plus 2 team relays.  The 400IM is limited to the first 36 online entries, no waiting list.


  • Meet Entry Fee:  $10.00 per individual swimmer
  • Individual Event Registration Fee:  $5.00 per individual event
  • Team Relays:  $5.00 per relay (Cash to be submitted on deck with relay entry forms)

Online Registration Only:

  • FINAL DEADLINE:  5:00 pm on Wednesday, February 28, 2018.
  • No mail, phone, or email entries accepted
  • No deck entries accepted!

Eligibility:  Must be over 18 years of age and have proof of a current USMS 2018 registration. In accordance with USMS rules, current USMS registration information is required for registration.  The online meet registration process will automatically confirm your USMS membership status.

Events: The 1000 will be offered on Friday night. Come get a valid time for State! We will also be swimming the 4x100 IM Mixed relay.  Yes everyone swims 100 IM....Madness!

Check-in:  There will be no meet check in.  USMS membership confirmed through online registration.

Seeding:  All individual events will be seeded slowest to fastest regardless of age or gender and based on all valid entries as of the registration deadline.  

Awards:  Trophies will be given to the top three scoring teams. Ribbons will be given for individuals in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.

Location: Northside College Prep, 5501 N Kedzie Ave, Chicago, IL 60625
There is ample parking in the school lots off Kedzie or on the street.  Use the main building entrance.
Facility:  The main facility is a 25 yard, 6 lane competition pool with flow-through gutters and an electronic timing system. The meet will run 5 lanes of competition and one lane for continuous warm up/warm down. This pool is a frequent host of Illinois Swimming/USA Swimming championships & CPS City Championships. 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. This means that it is eligible for top 10 recognition. The meet will be swum using five lanes for competition. Deck space is limited but there is ample seating for spectators and swimmers in the stands above the pool. Please bring your own folding chair if sitting on deck. Men’s & Women’s locker rooms will be available.

Breaks: There will be a 10 minute break after Event 2 for warm up. Event 3 will begin no sooner than 8:30 am. 

Meet Official:  Ed Stranc
Meet Director: Billy Cordero
Questions:  Send an email to swedishfishmasters@gmail.com

Make it a Swimming Weekend!: Any ILMSA swimmer registering for both the Swedish Fish March Madness meet and the Central Illinois Spring Classic meet will receive a refund for the Central Illinois Masters meet entry fee. Simply pay the registration fees for both meets and following the meets you'll be sent a refund.

Friday, March 2, 2018 - Session 1 - 1000 Free
Warm-ups start at 4:15 PM
Meet Session starts at 5:00 PM
# Sex Event
1 Mixed 1000 Y Free
Saturday, March 3, 2018 - Session 2 - 400 IM
Warm-ups start at 7:00 AM
Meet Session starts at 7:30 AM
# Sex Event
2 Mixed 400 Y IM
Saturday, March 3, 2018 - Session 3
Meet Session starts at 8:30 AM
# Sex Event
3 Mixed 100 Y Free
4 Mixed 50 Y Breast
5 Mixed 400 Y IM Relay
6 Mixed 100 Y Back
7 Mixed 50 Y Fly
8 Mixed Any Stroke 200 Y
9 Mixed 100 Y Breast
10 Mixed 200 Y Free Relay
11 Mixed 50 Y Free
12 Mixed 100 Y Fly
13 Mixed 50 Y Back
14 Mixed 100 Y IM

Note: If paying by credit card, your credit card statement will reflect a charge from "ClubAssistant.com Events."

Online Registration closed on 2/28/2018.
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