Metro American Long Course Championships
Sanction #: NT 026-19 Held under the sanction of USA Swimming by North Texas Swimming, Inc.
Venue: LISD Westside Aquatic Center 1750 Duncan Lane Lewisville, TX 75067 Facility: 8 lanes, 50 meter course, with 6-25yd continuous warm-up lanes. Colorado timing system and scoreboard. Seating for 1200 spectators and ample locker room facilities. Parking and admission for the meet will be free.
Facility Hours: Wednesday, July 24 thru Saturday July 27, 6:30am until 1 hour after finals. Pool will be open for travel teams only on Tuesday, but you must contact Shannon Gillespy (email@example.com) the Facility Director for approval.
Facility Rules: In accordance with safety regulations, the pool deck is strictly limited to swimmers, coaches, officials, and meet personnel only. Parents and other spectators are not allowed on deck and must remain in the seating bleachers above the pool. No balloons or gum allowed in the facility. Water Depth: The minimum water depth, measured in accordance with Article 103.2, is 7 feet, 0 inches at the start end and 8 feet, 6 inches at the turn end for the competition pool measured for a distance of 1.0 meter to 5.0 meters from both end walls. Course Certification: The competition course has been certified in accordance with 104.2.2C(4).
Meet Format: This is a Prelims-Finals (Timed Finals for 800/1500 Freestyle and all relays) meet for all ages that qualify with at least one meet qualifying Time Standard. The meet host reserves the right to run chase starts in prelims. Top 4 heats from prelims qualify for Finals. The A heat of Finals will swim first and then followed other heats. 50 Br, 50 Fly and 50 back will be entered with associated 100 time for the stroke. 4 Qualifying Times: Swimmers must enter with at least one meet qualifying Time Standard event. Times entered must be achieved between June 1, 2017, and July 14, 2019, dates inclusive. No entries will be accepted unless the entrant is a registered athlete member of USA Swimming, Inc. Every club entered as a team in North Texas Swimming sanctioned meets must be a member of USA Swimming, Inc. No USA Swimming Registrations will be accepted at the meet.
Age up Date: Swimmer’s age as of 7/24/19 shall determine his/her age for the entire meet. Entry Restrictions: A swimmer may enter up to three (3) individual events (including time trial). Unlimited bonus events, up to the daily limit, will be permitted for each athlete that has at least one event with the meet qualifying time standard. MUST enter the event that you have the qualifying time standard to get the bonus entries.
Entry Fees: Entry fee is $85.00 per swimmer, including relay only swimmers. North Texas surcharge of $3.00 is included. Relays will be $15 per relay.
Deck Entries: No late entries for this meet will be accepted. Time Trial entries will be accepted at the meet.
Check-In: Check-in not required for this meet, all events will be pre-seeded on Sunday 7/21/19 after midnight. If you know of a scratch, please send it to the meet admin at firstname.lastname@example.org
No Shows at prelims will be allowed with no penalty.
Scratches from finals: Swimmers will have 30 minutes from the time the prelim event results are announced to declare