Saturday-Sunday, January 20-21, 2024 Saturday AM Session/Sunday Session: warm-up: 8:00 am, meet start: 9:00 am Saturday PM Session: warm-up: 1:00 pm, meet start: 2:00 pm
Sanctioned by: Arkansas LMSC for USMS, Inc. Sanction #234-S002
Administered by: Little Rock Masters and Arkansas Masters LMSC
Location: University of Arkansas at Little Rock Donaghey Student Center 2801 South University Little Rock, AR 72204
Facility: Eight lane 50 meter x 25 yard pool with 9 foot lanes with Keifer Competitor lane lines and non-skid starting blocks. Colorado Timing System and touch pads will be used with an eight-lane scoreboard. The minimum water depth is 7’0” at the start end and 8’0” at the turn end. The length of the competition course is not on file with USMS. Eligibility of times achieved in this meet will be contingent upon pool length measurement and approval with USMS; Because a bulkhead is present, its placement must also be confirmed by measurements at the meet (USMS articles 105.1.7 and 106.2.1).
Meet Conduct: Current USA-S/USMS rules will govern the conduct of the meet.
Eligibility: This meet is open to all registered USMS members. If you are not currently a USMS member, you will need to register with USMS. You can register online here: https://www.usms.org/join-usms/join-or-renew N.B. As entries open in 2023, but the meet occurs in 2024, a 2024 USMS membership will be required to register!
Entry Fee: $70.00 entry fee for all current USMS members.
Payment and entries will be processed through Club Assistant.
**Your credit card will be charged by "ARK MASTERS SWIMMING" for this swim meet.**
Deadline: Entries are due no later than Sunday, January 14, 2024 at 11:59 pm CT.
Event Seeding: Events will be seeded according to pre-entered seed times for each swimmer, regardless of age or gender. If an event is comprised of multiple heats, the slower heats will be contested first. All no-time (NT) entries shall be placed in the slower heats. Competitors limited to six (6) total events PER DAY (excluding relays).
Warm up begins at 8:00 am for Saturday AM Session and Sunday Session, with a meet start time of 9:00 am. Warm up begins at 1:00 pm for Saturday PM Session, with a meet start time of 2:00 pm. Entry into the pool must be feet first in a cautious manner. Diving shall be permitted only in the designated sprint lanes during the meet warm-up. The primary timing system will be Colorado Timing Systems electronic touch pads, with a manual timing system with two watches for back-up. The official times from this meet will be submitted for Arkansas state records and USMS/World Aquatics Records/Top 10.