2019 West Chicago Sharks Summer Splash

Jun 21, 2019 (02:00 AM) - Jun 23, 2019 (02:00 AM)
May, 22 2019


LOCATION: University of Illinois – Chicago, 901-West Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL. The school is a no-smoking facility. Likewise, there is no smoking allowed on the grounds.

POOL: The UIC Pool is a 50-meter, eight lane pool with starting blocks at South end of pool (depth at starting blocks: 12'-0", depth at turn end: 3’-5”), non-turbulent lane lines, Daktronics horkkn start system and timing system with 8-lane read-out board. There is spectator seating for 550.
Note: A. The competition course has been certified in accordance with 104.2.2C(4). The copy of such certification is on file with USA Swimming

Friday 1:

  • Warm-ups: 4:00 PM
  • First Splash: 5:00 PM
  • Positive check-in closes at 4:20 PM

Saturday 2:

  • Warm-ups: 8:00 AM
  • First Splash: 9:00 AM
  • Positive check-in closes at 8:20 AM

Saturday 3:

  • Warm-ups: Immediately following session 2, not before Noon
  • First Splash: not before 1:00 PM
  • Positive check-in closes at 12:20 PM

Saturday 4:

  • Warm-ups: Immediately following session 3
  • First Splash: not before 4:00 PM
  • Positive check-in closes at 2:20 PM

Sunday 5:

  • Warm-ups: 7:00 AM
  • First Splash: 8:00 AM
  • Positive check-in closes at 7:20 AM

Sunday 6:

  • Warm-ups: Immediately following session 5, not before Noon
  • First Splash: not before 1:00 PM
  • Positive check-in closes at 12:20 PM

ENTRY LIMITATIONS: Friday swimmers may enter only one event. Saturday and Sunday: Swimmers are limited to four (4) individual events and one (1) relay each day. All sessions: Events may be combined. Relay swimmers must be entered in at least one individual event. Deck entries will not be permitted. Relays may be eliminated at the Referee's discretion to maintain timeline requirements.

CHECK-IN: This meet is a "positive check-in" meet. That is, each swimmer will be asked to stop at the check-in desk upon entering the pool and confirm their presence. If a swimmer has not checked-in at the desk, he/she will be scratched from their events for that day. Swimmers need to check-in each day if they are entered in multiple sessions. Positive check-in is according to meet schedule.

AWARDS: In lieu of award ribbons, every swimmer will receive a swim gift.

PARENT WORKERS/OFFICIALS: There will be a need for Officials and Timers. Anyone willing to help should fill in the information requested on the VOLUNTEER sheet. Any team with more than six (6) swimmers in a session may have an assigned lane to time for that session. Lane timer assignments for teams will be posted and announced. Each team is required to provide timers for a lane. Free admission for one volunteer timer per number assigned timers per team.