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Michigan Swimming 2019 Red District Championships @ Jenison HS, Sign up 2/8, 8p

Feb 16, 2019 (08:00 AM) - Feb 17, 2019 (06:00 PM)
February, 16 2019
Coaches, HS CND, Level I, Level II, Level III, Level IV, Senior

Description

2019 MI Swimming Green District Championship Meet, Jenison, MI 

Sign up due Friday 2/8 @ 8:00p 

LOCATION: Jenison High School Pool,   2140 Bauer Rd, Jenison, MI 49428

This is a USA Swimming sanctioned meet. You must be a MI Swimming/USA Swimming member to participate in this meet. This is the first of our Championships season meets. Please read through this information carefully.

ELIGIBILITY – Michigan Swimming RED District Championship Meet is for those swimmers who have not yet achieved a Q2,, or Junior Olympic, qualifying time for the events they are entering. Swimmers who age up before JO’s or State Meet please see the Age Up Exception clause below.  

TIME STANDARDS - Slower than Short Course Q2 time standard.. Times must be achieved at an Approved or Sanctioned MI/USA Swimming meet (WMSL dual meet times are not eligible for this meet).. A swimmer may not compete in any event in which they have a Junior Olympic (Q2) time or a State Meet (Q1) time. A swimmer who achieves a Q2 time or a Q1 time after his/her entry has been sent to the Administrative Official and before the meet, must withdraw from the event unless the following age up exception applies. The swimmer may then substitute another event if qualified. Contact your swimmer’s coach directly should this occur. Should a swimmer be required to withdraw, they will be refunded the event fee.

MEET FORMAT: this is a timed finals meet. All 10 & Under swimmers and 11-12 boys will swim in the AM sessions.  All other swimmers will swim in the PM sessions.  No Relays are offered.  The 13-18 Age group events will swim together but split into 13&14 and 15-18 age groups for awards.

Since this is a MS Championship Meet, the 4-hour rule does not apply.

SESSION: each session will include controlled warm ups which will be assigned at meet

DAY

WARM UP GROUP A

WARM UP GROUP B

1 WAY SPRINTS

EVENTS START

Saturday AM

8:00AM

8:20AM

8:40AM

9:00AM

Saturday PM

1:00PM

1:20PM

1:40PM

2:00PM, not before

Sunday AM

8:00AM

8:20AM

8:40AM

9:00AM

Sunday PM

1:00PM

1:30PM

1:40PM

2:00PM, not before

EVENT SIGN UP: Sign up for eligible events/days of your choice. It is recommended that you select events if they are close to a JO cut. You may also select favorite events or even events that your swimmer may not have swam in a while which could be closing in on a JO time. If you have questions about which events to select, please discuss with your coach or respond to this email. 

If you ask for the coaches to pick events - be sure to specify on what days you can swim (example: Saturday events only) in the comment/note section of the entry. Swimmers may enter a maximum of (4) individual events per day on Saturday and Sunday. Event fees will be assessed for this meet.

A team entry update will be sent to meet host on 2/11 to update times and add late qualifiers.

AGE UP EXCEPTION - All swimmers who age up after Districts, before JOs, or their respective State Meet (either 12 and Under or 13/14 & Open) and who don’t have a Q2 (JO) or Q1 (State qualifying) time in their new JO or State Meet age group may enter a particular event in their current age group at Districts at a seed time at or faster than their current age groups Q3 Time. This additional entry option is intended to allow all swimmers an opportunity to qualify for the JO Meets or State Meets in their actual age group at JO’s or the State Meets. Swimmers who enter an event at Districts under the age up exception are not, however, eligible for awards at Districts in that event.

TIME TRIALS - There are no time trials except for the following at the MS District Championships:10-year-old swimmers who are Age-Up Athletes are eligible to Time Trial the 200-yard stroke events (Fly, Back, Breast) however, 10-year-old swimmers who are not Age-Up Athletes may not Time Trial the Open 200 Stroke events. Entry into these Time Trial events does not count as an individual entry and is not subject to the 4 per day entry limit. Per MS Rules no more than two (2) time trials may be entered per day and no more than six total individual events, including Time Trials, may be swam per day per USA-S Rules

SWIMMERS WITH DISABILITIES - All swimmers are encouraged to participate. If any of your swimmers have special needs or requests please indicate them on the entry form and
with the Clerk of Course and/or the Meet Referee during warm ups.

 

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