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Junior Olympics @ Coral Springs (SCY)

Mar 15, 2019 - Mar 17, 2019
March, 4 2019
Blue Junior,Blue Senior,Elite,Green 2,Red ([* ALL Locations *])

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THIS MEET IS FOR 14 & UNDER SWIMMERS WHO HAVE ACHIEVED JUNIOR OLYMPIC STANDARD TIME in the event(s) they would like to swim!

Please let  Coach K know ASAP - IF YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO SWIM AT THE MEET!

Location:  Coral Springs Aquatic Center, 12441 Royal Palm Blvd., Coral Springs, FL 33065

Two courses may be used depending on the number of entries received.

Dates & Times:   Session I – Prelims - Friday – March 15, 2019.  Warm-up 8:00 am. Meet starts 9:00 am.  West/East Pool

Session II –Finals – Friday – March 15, 2019. Warm-up 4:00 pm. Finals Start 5:00 pm. – West pool

Session III - Prelims- Saturday – March 16, 2019.   Warm-up 8:00 am. Meet starts 9:00 am. West/East pool

Session IV - Finals- Saturday – March 16, 2019.  Warm-up 4:00 pm. Meet starts 5:00 pm.  West pool

Session V - Prelims- Sunday – March 17, 2019.  Warm-up 8:00 am. Meet starts 9:00 am. West/East pool

Session VI–Finals – Sunday – March 17, 2019. Warm-up 4:00 pm. Finals Start 5:00 pm. – West pool

NOTE: With the approval of the Age Group Chair, meet management reserves the right to adjust start times of sessions to ensure an efficient meet.

Pool/Timing:       Two 25-yard pools will be used for competition and plenty of warm-up/warm-down lanes will be provided. Competition pool – short course yards. Daktronics timing System will be used and Hy-Tek Meet Manager software will be used for scoring. Pools will be assigned based on number of entries received per gender. All finals will be swum in the west pool – 10 lanes.

Entry Deadline:   Deadline for Jupiter Dragons swimmers – Monday, March 04, 2019

Entry Limit:        Ind. Events: Seven (7) individual events for the meet but and no more than three (3) individual events per day.

Relays: Two (2) per team per event. 10 and under relays will take place in the Saturday preliminary session. Age 11-12 and 13-14 relays will swim on Friday and Saturday and will take place in the Finals sessions. All Sunday relays will compete in the preliminary session.

“A” relay only for the 800 free relays.

Entry Fees:       Entry Fees: $8.00 – Individual Event; $12.00 – Relay Event

                         Facility Surcharge: $12.00 per swimmer

Distance Events:

  1. Friday’s 500 Free, Saturday’s 400 IM and Sunday’s 1650 Freestyle are timed final events, swum together and scored separately for the following age groups 11-12 & 13-14.   The 10 & under 500 free will be swum in the preliminaries seeded fastest to slowest.
  2. The 500 Freestyle and 400 IM’s top 10 swimmers in the following age groups (11-12, 13-14) will swim at night, all others will swim in the preliminaries, alternating women and men, unless two courses are being used.
  3. The 1650 Freestyle’s top 10 swimmers in the combined age group (11-14) will swim at night, all others will swim in the preliminaries, alternating women and men, unless two courses are being used. Swimmers may indicate their preference to swim in the preliminary (morning) session. The top 10 swimmers who state no preference shall be seeded to compete in the finals. The swimmers or coach should CLEARLY write “AM” next to their name when they check-in if they desire to swim in preliminaries.
  4. NOTE: 1650 swimmers must supply their own counters and timers.
  5. All 10 and under individual events will be seeded slowest to fastest, with the exception of the 500 free, which will be seeded fastest to slowest.
  6. All 11-12 and 13-14 individual events will be seeded fastest to slowest.
  7. All relays for all age groups will be seeded slowest to fastest.

Finals:          Finals will consist of one heat of girls and one heat of boys - top 10 swimmers per individual event.

Scratches:     Any swimmer who competes in preliminary heats and qualifies for the finals; must declare his/her possible intention to scratch within thirty (30) minutes of the announcement or posting of the preliminary results of that event and further declare their final intention within 30 minutes of their last individual preliminary event. Scratches will be declared by drawing a single line and initialing on the preliminary results maintained at the announcer's table.  NOTE: “Failure to swim” in finals or positive check in events (500 free, 400 IM and 1650 free) will result in the swimmer being fined $25.00 cash. Upon receiving payment of the fine, the swimmer will be eligible to continue competing in the meet. Swimmers may not compete in further individual events or relays until all fines are paid. In the case of missing a Sunday night final, payment of $25.00 must be made in order to compete in future FGC Championship meets.

I. Alternates wishing to swim in an open lane in finals must be standing at the starter’s tent, prepared to step on the block for the swim when the swimmers are called to the blocks. The Referee will instruct the Announcer to call the alternates.

            II. Scratches must be done individually; “team scratches are not accepted.”

III. In addition to swimmers required to scratch if they are not going to swim finals, all swimmers who do not plan to swim finals are strongly urged to scratch, especially swimmers who finish the preliminary events 9th – 20th.  

            IV. Swimmers scratched into the finals after 30 minutes of the conclusion of prelims will not be penalized.

Awards: Individual Events: Medals   1st – 10th   

             Relay Events:       Medals   1st -3rd

             Team Awards:       Overall Team Championship 1st – 3rd

             Age Group Team awards:  1st-3rd place for each age group and gender

             Overall Girls/ Boys Team Awards – 1st – 3rd

Individual High Point Awards:  Top 3 in each age group & gender

Scoring:  Individual: 11-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1              Relay: 22-18-16-14-12-10-8-6-4-2

Admission:           $5.00 for prelims; $3.00 for finals          

Heat Sheet – FREE - you can find the heat sheet posted online at www.csscswim.com

HOTEL INFORMATION:

We have a block of rooms at 2 Hotels for Junior Olympics in March:

1.  Fort Lauderdale Marriott Coral Springs Hotel, Golf Club & Convention Center for $199 USD  per night for our Junior Olympics swimmers.  
The rooms have been set aside in our block for March 14 - 17, 2019.
Junior Olympics Swimming
Start date: 3/14/19
End date: 3/17/19
Last day to book: 2/14/19

Here is the reservation link to make online reservations:

Book your group rate for Jupiter Dragons Swimming

In order to receive the group rate the reservations must be made before February 14, 2019.

AND

2.  Courtyard Fort Lauderdale Coral Springs for 189.00 USD per night for our Junior Olympics swimmers.  
The rooms have been set aside in our block for March 14 - 17, 2019.
Junior Olympics Swimming
Start date: 3/14/19
End date: 3/17/19
Last day to book: 2/21/19

Here is the reservation link to make online reservations:

Book your group rate for Jupiter Dragons Swimming

In order to receive the group rate the reservations must be made before February 21, 2019.

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