2019 Open Water Zones - Team Iowa

Jun 13, 2019 - Jun 14, 2019
June, 13 2019


**This is a Team Iowa Event and registration and meet sign-up is done through the Team Iowa website.

2019 Open Water Zones


Date:  Thursday, June 13, 2019, to Friday, June 14, 2019


Host:   Patriots Swimming


Registration deadline:   June 10, 2019


Location:   Pleasant Prairie RecPlex / Lake Andrea Beach

9900 Terwall Terrace
Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin 53158

Team Iowa Contacts:

Meet qualifying times/questions: Marie Koenigsfeld at

Meet information until the day of the meet:  Tanja Avant at

Team Iowa Head Coach: TBD

Team Iowa communication for the 2019 CZ Open Water Championship Meet:

Request to join our closed Facebook group: ISI ~ TEAM IOWA ~ 2019 Open Water Zones

Team Iowa Swimmer's Pack:

Each ISI athlete entered in the Open Water meet will receive an ISI complimentary team Iowa "swimmer's pack". HOWEVER, the athlete will need to pre-order the pack through Splash MultiSport using the following link:  

Deadline to order: 

***The Team Iowa Zone ISI complimentary swimmer pack via SplashMulti Sport is only available to the qualified Iowa LSC swimmers who are competing and representing Team Iowa in the Zone meet. Swimmer packs ordered in error by anyone that is not competing in the meet will not receive the merchandise.

Hotel Room Block Information:

Hampton Inn Chicago/Gurnee:  5550 Grand Avenue, Gurnee, Illinois 60031.  Room: $99/night plus tax.  Rooms will be released on 5/23/2018.  Call: 1-800-Hampton and providing the group code: TIW or by utilizing the  weblink.  


Qualification Standards:

Open 5K:  Minimum 15-16 "A" time in 400/500, 800/1000 or 1500/1650 Freestyle
13-14 3K:  Minimum 13-14 "A" time in 400/500, 800/1000 or 1500/1650 Freestyle
11-12 2 K:  Minimum 11-12 "A" time in 400/500, 800/1000 or 1500/1650 Freestyle
10 and Under 1K:  Minimum 10&Under "A" time in 200 or 400/500 Freestyle

Please note, due to the Open Water events, qualifying times are not in the entry file.  Meaning you could register without the qualifying times, think you are fine, then come to find out you do not meet the standards. 

If you have any questions please contact your club coach to see if you meet these times, or email Marie Koenigsfeld at

June 13, 2019 (CST) Clinic Information/Registration:

3:30 PM Central Zone Open Water Clinic, register at  Patriot Swimming est: 6:00 PM (after clinic concludes) – athlete registration, nail check, body marking available. It is recommended for athletes to check-in at the clinic on Thursday

June 14, 2019 (CST) Central Zones Competition Information:

Open Water Schedule for 5K & 3K Competitors:

6:00 – 7:00 AM: Officials Meeting

7:00 – 7:15 AM: MANDATORY Coaches Meeting

6:45 AM: Registration & check-in For 5K & 3K (if not done night before)

7:30 – 8:00 AM: Course Open for WarmUp

8:00 – 8:15 AM: Participant Clinic/Pre-Race Meeting - MANDATORY

8:30 AM: First wave of 5K Begins

10:15 AM – Estimated Start for 3K

Open Water Schedule for Swimmers Ages, 11-12, 10&Un

9:00 AM: Registration & check-in for 1K & 2K (if not done already)

9:45 – 10:15 AM: WarmUp in roped-in swim area

10:30– 10:45 AM: Participant Clinic/Pre-Race Meeting - MANDATORY

11:00 AM: approximate first wave start times for 11-12 2K 11:45 AM: approximate first wave of 10&Un 1K Begins

Course Map link