SD Long Course State A Championships (Sioux Falls SD)
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Aquatic Center, 1601 Western Ave, Sioux Falls SD 57105
Course: 50-meter indoor, 10-lane pool with wave-calming dividers; 10 lanes will be used for competition; Daktronics Timing System with a manual backup. In the event of a timing console failure, meet will continue with manual timing with three (3) watches per lane, each operated by a separate timer. The competition course has been certified in accordance with Article 104.2.2C(4)
Format: This will be a split meet. Events will swim as Timed finals. There will be a 10 minute warm up/cool down break after every 3rd heat of the 800s and the 1500s. There will be a 5 min warm up/cool down break after each 13 & Over girls and boys event. There will be a 10-minute break after events 32, 44, 89, & 95 in the 12 Under sessions.
Event Limit: Swimmers may swim a maximum of 7 individual events for the meet, but no more than 5 per day. Swimmers may swim 4 relay events for the meet, but no more than 2 per day.
Seeding: Seeding priority will be long course meters (LCM), short course meters (SCM), short course yards (SCY). There will be no converted times accepted.
Awards: Individual Awards: Medals (1st-8th) and Ribbons (9th-16th) will be awarded to the top sixteen swimmers in each individual event. Relays: Medals (1st-8th) will be awarded in each age group. Team Trophies will be awarded to the 1st-3rd teams. Individual High Point Awards: High point awards will be awarded to the top five (5) individuals in each age group and gender. Percentage Award will be awarded to the team with the most points per entry, calculated after excluding relay points. A minimum of 7 individual swimmers is required to compete for the percentage award.
Fees: SD Head Tax: $3.00 per swimmer
Individual Events: $4.00
Relay Events: $5.00
Facility Fee: $10.00 per swimmer
There will be NO REFUNDS of fees.