2019 Open Water IL Swimming State Championships

Jun 27, 2019
June, 18 2019
Bronze Team,Elite Team,Gold Team,ON Team,Senior Team,Silver II Team,Silver I Team (Aurora,Bartlett,Bourbonnais,Riverside-Brookfield,Romeoville,Schaumburg,Springfield,Westmont)


Location: Lake Andrea Beach - Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin

Details: This is the State Championship event for Illinois Swimming in Open Water and we hope many of you take advantage of this great venue of racing. Coach Scott Walker, the Illinois Swimming Open Water Chair and co-creator of this event, is excited to get as many Bullets as possible involved in Open Water swimming and make some noise at the Illinois State Championship. Last season, we were crowned the inaugural State Champions!

The races will be conducted as follows: 10&U (1K), 11-12 (2K), 13-14 (3K), and Open (3K). Qualification times are linked below and will be the National "BB" time in the following:

  • Open 3K: 15-16 National "BB" Time in the 400/500, 800/1000, or 1500/1650 Freestyle
  • 13-14 3K: 13-14 National "BB" Time in the 400/500, 800/1000, or 1500/1650 Freestyle
  • 11-12 2K: 11-12 National "BB" Time in the 200, 400/500, 800/1000, or 1500/1650 Freestyle
  • 10&U 1K: 10&U National "BB" Time in the 200 or 400/500 Freestyle

More specific details will be communicated to the club in the coming weeks by Coach Walker and Coach Brown.