USMS Sanction : 268-S005
|Swimmer Registration||Thu, Oct 4, 2018 12:00 AM||Wed, Dec 5, 2018 11:59 AM|
DALLAS AQUATIC MASTERS FALL SHORT COURSE METERS MEET
Saturday, December 8, 2018
SMU Robson & Lindley Aquatics Center - Barr-McMillion Natatorium
5550 SMU Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75206
Sanctioned by North Texas Local Masters Swimming Committee for USMS Inc. 268-S005
Online Entry Deadline - Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 11:59pm CST
FIRST MEET FREE PROGRAM - If this is your very first Masters meet, you can enter the meet for FREE! This promotion is brought to you by the North Texas Local Masters Swim Committee. If you do not have a 2018 or 2019 USMS registration number, please register for your USMS card before entering the meet. You must register with North Texas LMSC to take advantage of the promotion. 2019 registrations begin Nov 1, 2018, so you will get a full year registration plus two months. Swimmers may enter up to six (6) individual events.
First Meet Free Entry process:
Step 1: register for USMS through North Texas LMSC at North Texas Masters.
Step 2: with new USMS number, fill out the online meet entry form at DAMSWIM.com.
Meet Warm-up: 9:00 AM
Meet Start: 10:00 AM
Breaks: 10-minute break after events 8 and 16.
Facilities: Eight lanes, 25-meter indoor course. A Colorado electronic timing system with multi-line scoreboard will be used. Continuous warm-up/warm-down lanes will be available during the meet.
Eligibility: Open to all USMS registered swimmers. Age for the meet is determined as of Dec 31, 2018, except for 18-year-olds, who must be 18 by Dec 8, 2018. All swimmers must be currently registered with United States Masters Swimming (USMS).
Rules: Current USMS rules will govern the conduct of this meet. THE NO FALSE START RULE WILL BE ENFORCED.
Sanctions: Sanctioned by North Texas Local Masters Swimming Committee for USMS Inc. 268-S005(d) 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.
Seeding: Submit current best times, in meters. The meet will be seeded by time only, not by age groups. All events will be swum from slowest to fastest. Entries without seed times will be placed in the slowest heats. The 1500 freestyle will be seeded together, men and women swim together. All events will be deck seeded approximately 15 minutes before the anticipated start of each event. Positive check-in is required on the day of competition for EACH EVENT.
Entry Deadline & Fee:
Age Groups: Age for the meet is determined as of Dec 31, 2018, except for 18-year-olds, who must be 18 by Dec 8, 2018. Age groups for individual events: 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39 and so on (five-year increments as high as necessary).
1. 1500 M Freestyle (restricted time limit will apply; anyone who has not completed 800m within 24 min will be stopped.)
2. There will be a 10-minute break after event 8, and 16.
3. This meet is run fast! Be on time and be prepared.
4. NO REFUNDS will be given for meet entry fees. In the events that the meet has to be canceled for some unforeseen reason, we will issue a meet credit to be used at a DAM meet in 2019.
Event # Order
1. 50 M Butterfly
2. 200 M Breaststroke
3. 200 M Backstroke
4. 400 M Freestyle
5. 50 M Freestyle
6. 100 M Butterfly
7. 200 M Individual Medley
8. 200 M Freestyle
10 min break
9. 100 M Backstroke
10. 400 M Individual Medley
11. 50 M Breaststroke
12. 100 M Freestyle
13. 50 M Backstroke
14. 200 M Butterfly
15. 100 M Individual Medley
16. 100 M Breaststroke
10 min break
17 .1500 M Freestyle (restricted time limit will apply; anyone who has not completed 800m within 24 min will be stopped.)
Please note: If paying by credit card, your credit card statement will reflect a charge from "ClubAssistant.com Events."