Masters of South Texas - First Glance--Last Chance swim meet

Aquatex of San Antonio

Saturday, March 21 - Sunday, March 22, 2020

USMS Sanction : 430-S004

Aquatex of San Antonio

Swim Meet Registration


Registration Schedule

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Swimmer Registration Fri, Jan 17, 2020
09:00 AM
Mon, Mar 16, 2020
11:59 PM

First Glance to compete in the "New" Walker pool
Last Chance for 2020 USMS SCY National Qualifying Times

Sanction Number:  430-S004

North East ISD Blossom Athletic Center
Bill Walker Pool 
Blossom Athletic Center (Also known as North East Stadium) 
12002 Jones-Maltsberger Road at Starcrest and Bitters, San Antonio, TX 78217, 210-356-6925

  • Ten FINA-width (2.75-meters) lanes
  • Competition will be conducted in eight (8) lanes, with twelve (12) warm-up lanes offered 
  • 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, 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.
  • 0.75-meter buffers outside lanes one and ten
  • The competitive course has an overall minimum depth of 1.5-meters (5 feet), therefore the minimum water depth, measured in accordance with Article 103.2.3, is 1.5 meters at the start end and 2.6 meters (8.5 feet) at the turn end measured at one and five meters from either end 
  • DAKTRONICS automatic starting and timing 
  • Full scoreboard with heat and event display 
  • Off-deck seating for 1500 spectators
Meet Format:  
  • Timed finals
  • Events 200 yards and shorter will be seeded by time and gender, slowest to fastest
  • All other individual events will be gender combined and seeded by time, fastest to slowest        
  • Age as of March 21, 2020 will determine age for the meet 
  • Swimmers must be a minimum of 18 years old by March 21, 2020     
  • Swimmers should enter with a seed time in short course yards (SCY)
  • Swimmers may enter no more than five (5) individual events per day          
Entry Deadline:            
Mailed Registration must be Postmarked by Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Online Registration deadline is Monday, March 16, 2020, 11:59 PM
Deck Entries:   Yes!  Please present a copy of your current USMS registration
Relay Entries:   Will close at 8:30am each competition day
Entry Procedures:    
  • Completed Registration form mailed to Susan Ingraham (address below)
  • A copy of USMS ID Card must be attached to all entries
  • Online registration will be offered by
Scratches:  Meet will be pre-seeded and there is no penalty for scratching 

Meet Director and Entries Chair:  Susan Ingraham
302 Happy Trail, San Antonio, TX 78231, 210-859-2859,

Meet Referee:  Rick Russell

Facility Supervisor:  Rene Rodriguez, 12002 Jones-Maltsberger Road, San Antonio, TX 78217, 210-356-6925

Entry Fees: 
  • $50.00 Individual Entry Fee (includes up to five (5) individual events per day)
  • $60.00 Individual Late Entry Fee
  • $16.00 Relay Entry Fee.  Payment due at the timei of submission to Clerk of Course.
  • Checks Payable to:  AQUATEX, Happy Trail  San Antonio, Texas  78231.  Online registration will reflect Club Assistant.
  • Warm-ups will be conducted in accordance with the current USMS Policies and Procedures
  • Feet first entry into the water
Awards:  No Awards will be given
  • Warm-ups begin:  8:00 AM
  • Deck entries and Relay entries close:  8:30 AM
  • Positive Check-in for all distance events:  8:30 AM
  • Clear Competition Pool:   8:50 AM
  • Meet begins:  9:00 AM
Awards:  Certificates will be available for swimmers earning a 2020 Nationals Qualifying Standard

T-Shirts:  A limited amount of event shirts will be available for sale at the meet.

Special Needs:
  • A disability is defined as a PERMANENT physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities.
  • Please notify the Davis Natatorium (210-356-6925) in advance of this meet with the name and age of any member on your team who needs assistance to enter the building.
  • The Aquatics Staff will make reasonable accommodations for swimmers coaches, or spectators who wish to enter and use our facility.
  • In any meet sanctioned or approved by South Texas Masters Swimming, which may include one or more swimmers with visual, hearing, mental, or physical disabilities; the judging of such competitors shall be in strict accordance with the current USMS Swimming Rules and Regulations.
  • A disability is defined as a PERMANENT physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one of more major life activities.
  • Coaches and/or athletes must notify the Meet Host and the Meet Referee before the competition begins, and preferable at the time entries are submitted, if any specialized equipment is required and/or if they are to be considered for judging.
Swim Suit Restrictions:  Only one suit is permitted during competition.  The suits must:
  • Be of one piece
  • Be constructed of woven / knit material
  • Be 100% permeable to air and water
  • Not aid buoyancy
  • Not extend below the top of the knee and not cover the neck or shoulders for women
  • Not extend above the navel or below the top of the knee for men
  • Swimmers found in violation of these restrictions will be banned from further competition until the violation has been remedied.
In granting a sanction for this meet, it is understood and agreed that USMS, South Texas Masters Swimming LMSC, Masters of South Texas (MOST), the North East Independent School District, and all meet officials shall be free from any liabilities or claims for damage arising by reason(s) of injuries to anyone during the conduct of this meet.

Held under the sanction of U.S. Masters Swimming this meet is sanctioned by South Texas Swimming and 2019-2020 USMS rules and any current relevant sections of the South Texas Policies & Procedures Manual will apply. All swimmers must be registered for 2020 with U.S. Masters Swimming by the entry deadline.    The 2019-2020 USMS Swimming Rules and any relevant sections of the USMS Handbook will apply.

Cell Phone Restrictions:      
  • The presence or use of cell phones, smart phones or any other devices capable of producing audio recordings, photographic or video images in locker rooms, restrooms or changing areas are strictly and specifically prohibited at all times.
  • There are no exceptions to this policy.
  • Violators are subject to disqualification from the meet, disbarment from the facility and arrest

Saturday, March 21, 2020 - Session 1 - Saturday
Meet Session starts at 9:00 AM
# Sex Event
1 Women 200 Y Medley Relay
2 Men 200 Y Medley Relay
3 Mixed 400 Y Free Relay
4 Mixed 400 Y IM
6 Women 200 Y Free
7 Men 200 Y Free
8 Women 50 Y Back
9 Men 50 Y Back
10 Women 100 Y Fly
11 Men 100 Y Fly
12 Women 800 Y Free Relay
13 Men 800 Y Free Relay
14 Women 200 Y Breast
15 Men 200 Y Breast
16 Women 50 Y Free
17 Men 50 Y Free
18 Women 100 Y Back
19 Men 100 Y Back
20 Women 100 Y IM
21 Men 100 Y IM
22 Women 400 Y Free Relay
23 Men 400 Y Free Relay
24 Mixed 200 Y Medley Relay
25 Mixed 1650 Y Free
Sunday, March 22, 2020 - Session 2 - Sunday
Meet Session starts at 9:00 AM
# Sex Event
27 Women 400 Y Medley Relay
28 Men 400 Y Medley Relay
29 Mixed 200 Y Free Relay
30 Mixed 500 Y Free
32 Women 200 Y Fly
33 Men 200 Y Fly
34 Women 50 Y Breast
35 Men 50 Y Breast
36 Women 100 Y Free
37 Men 100 Y Free
38 Mixed 800 Y Free Relay
39 Women 200 Y IM
40 Men 200 Y IM
41 Women 50 Y Fly
42 Men 50 Y Fly
43 Women 200 Y Back
44 Men 200 Y Back
45 Women 100 Y Breast
46 Men 100 Y Breast
47 Women 200 Y Free Relay
48 Men 200 Y Free Relay
49 Mixed 400 Y Medley Relay
50 Mixed 1000 Y Free

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

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