Firestone Akron Swim Team

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TCAT Mid-Season LC Invitational

Jul 7, 2019
June, 9 2019

Description

TCAT Mid Season LC Invitational

Hosted by

Twinsburg Competitive Aquatic Team

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Held under USA Swimming Sanction #LE 19071 LS; TT - #LE 19072 LS

 

 

In granting this sanction it is understood and agreed that USA Swimming shall be free from any liabilities or claims for damages arising by reason of injuries to anyone during the conduct of the event.

 

LOCATION:

Robert F. Busbey Natatorium, Cleveland State University, 2451 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44115

 

POOL:

50 meters by 9 lanes, Colorado timing system and 10 lane digital readout score board with ample locker room space and balcony seating for spectators; Continuous warm-up and warm-down pool available in 25 yard instructional pool. The depth of the pool at the start end is 12 feet. The depth of the pool at the turn end is 4 feet. The competition course has been certified in accordance with 104.2.2C (4). The copy of such certification is on file with USA Swimming.

 

RACING STARTS:

Any swimmer entered in the meet must be certified by a USA Swimming member coach as being proficient in performing a racing start or must start each race from within the water.  When unaccompanied by a member-coach, it is the responsibility of the swimmer or the swimmer’s legal guardian to ensure compliance with this requirement.

 

STARTING TIMES:

 Morning session (Open events) warm-up will begin at 7:45 AM, with competition starting at 8:35 AM. Afternoon warm-up (12 & U boys and girls) will begin 15 minutes after the conclusion of the morning session. Warm-ups will be split if the average number of swimmers per lane is scheduled to exceed thirty (30) swimmers. Estimated afternoon start times will be posted on the Lake Erie Swimming website by Wednesday, July 3, 2019.

 

 

TEAM SUPERVISION:

Teamswho are entering swimmers but will not have a coach at the meet should arrange ahead of time for another coach to supervise their athletes. Swimmers without coach supervision must contact the Meet Director or Meet Referee to be assigned to a coach on deck.

 

RETURN TO PLAY LAW:

Under the Ohio Return to Play Law governing concussions, all coaches and officials (in state or out of state) are required to have proof of training in concussion signs and symptoms. This training is available for free and can be found at http://www.NFHSlearn.com/self_courses. All coaches and officials are encouraged to take this training. It is your responsibility to take care of this requirement.

 

ENTRY FEES:

Individual events $5.00 plus a $3.00 per swimmer surcharge. There is a $1.00/swimmer handling fee for entries not furnished in an electronic file. Make checks payable to Twinsburg Competitive Aquatic Club. Send payment to Sarah Tobin, 5525 Kenbridge Dr, Highland Heights, OH 44143.

 

ENTRY LIMITATIONS:

Swimmers may enter up to four (4) events/day exclusive of relays.

 

DECK ENTRIES:

Deck entries will be taken on a space available basis up to 35 minutes before the start of the session and seeded at NT. Deck entrants should sign up at the deck entry table @ $10.00 per individual event. Deck entry swimmers new to the meet will be charged $3.00 LESI surcharge and must provide proof of USA Swimming registration. Deck entrants for whom there is no space will receive a refund.

 

ELIGIBILTY:

Swimmers must be current athlete members of USA Swimming. Coaches must be current members of USA Swimming and must check in at the beginning of the meet. All coaches must display the deck pass (wrist band) issued by the meet host. ON deck USA Swimming registration will not be available. Age is of the first day of the meet, July 7, 2019.

 

QUALIFYING TIMES:

There are qualifying times for this meet. Swimmers need to be faster than the QT listed. Updated times will be accepted electronically until noon on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, but no changes of events.

 

SWIMMERS WITH A DISABILITY:

Qualifying times for 50-yard/meter events will be waived for swimmers with a disability. Swimmers with a disability may enter an event (such as the 100 free) and swim it with a longer yardage event (such as the 200 free) provided his/her time for the lesser yardage event (100 free) is equal to or faster than the listed qualifying time for the longer yardage event (200 free). Entries for swimmers with a disability should be handled in the following manner: (1) enter the swimmer in the Hy-Tek database (or on the regular entry form); (2) list in the email accompanying the Hy-Tek entry file (or on a separate sheet of paper) the name of the swimmer, the stroke(s)/distance(s) s/he wishes to swim, the entry times, the day/session s/he wishes to swim the event(s), and the manner in which s/he prefers to be seeded (with a longer distance or with a different age group); and (3) provide any information about special accommodations needed by the swimmer. The final determination of seeding will be made by the Meet Referee after consultation with the swimmer and his/her coach.

 

CONDUCT:

The meet will be conducted according to the rules set forth in the current USA Swimming Rules and Regulations and the Lake Erie Swimming Policy & Procedures. Events will be contested in a 50 meter course. All events are timed finals. The 400 Free, 400 IM, and 1500 Free events will be swum fastest to slowest. 12 U individual events will be scored as 10 U, 11-12. Meet host reserves the right to combine events and limit the number of entries in one or more events. Teams will be notified by email of swimmers who are affected by such limits by Thursday, June 30, 2019; such swimmers may either enter another event if space is available or receive a refund.

 

SEEDING & CHECK IN:

All events will be deck seeded. All swimmers must check-in at least 30 minutes prior to the start of their session. Check-in sheets will be posted. All swimmers should report directly to the blocks for their events. In accordance with 102.1.4, events may be seeded together but scored separately. The Lake Erie scratch rule (attached) will be in effect.

 

CLERK OF COURSE:

A Clerk of Course will NOT be provided.

 

AWARDS:

12 & Under Events Only: Ribbons for 1st-9th place.

 

DRONES:

Operation of a drone, or any other flying apparatus, is prohibited over the venue (pools, athlete/coach areas, spectator areas and open ceiling locker rooms) any time athletes, coaches, officials, and/or spectators are present.

 

ADMISSION COST:

$6.00 per spectator. Senior 65 and older and children 3 and under are free. Psych sheets will not be sold at the meet but instead will be available for free, one per family, while supplies last.  Psych sheets will also be available on Meet Mobile and will be posted in the lobby and the spectator area.

 

Parking:

CSU charges for event parking (est. $10 per day). Parking lots are available at the corner of Chester and E. 22nd Street or on Euclid Ave and E. 24th Street. City of Cleveland Meter parking is all day Sunday on Chester Avenue. Cleveland State University Meter parking is available on a very limited basis.

 

RESULTS:

Will be posted on www.lakeerieswimming.com

 

TIME TRIALS:

Time trials will be held after the morning and afternoon sessions at the discretion of the meet referee. Swimmers may not do the 800 or 1500 Free as a time trial. Swimmers may only do one (1) TT for the meet. Time trial entry fees are $10.00/individual event & $15.00/relay. Time Trial entries close 90 minutes prior to the end of the session. Time Trial events are open to swimmers already entered in an individual event in the meet. Time trials are NOT included in the daily event limitation. Depending on the timelines and time trial entries, TT may be limited based on times. Swimmers close to a AAA time will be given priority if TT are limited.

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

July 7, 2109

 

 

Session 1

7:30 – 8:15 a.m. Warm-ups, 8:20am Meet Start (Timed Finals)

 

Girls #

Qualifying times

Must be faster than

Age Group/Stroke

Qualifying times

Must be faster than

Boys #

 

LC

SC

 

LC

SC

 

1

1:21.09 LC

1:11.39 SC

Open 100 fly

1:15.49 LC

1:06.39 SC

2

3

2:42.59 LC

2:22.19 SC

Open 200 free

2:32.29 LC

2:12.79 SC

4

5

1:34.99 LC

1:22.39 SC

Open 100 breast

1:28.09 LC

1:15.59 SC

6

7

34.59 LC

30.29 SC

Open 50 free

31.99 LC

27.89 SC

8

9

2:59.49 LC

2:37.89 SC

Open 200 fly

2:49.19 LC

2:26.99 SC

10

11

3:03.39 LC

2:39.19 SC

Open 200 IM

2:51.99 LC

2:28.59 SC

12

13

1:23.59 LC

1:11.69 SC

Open 100 back

1:18.29 LC

1:06.89 SC

14

15

3:25.59 LC

2:58.29 SC

Open 200 breast

3:11.59 LC

2:45.59 SC

16

17

1:15.39 LC

1:05.79 SC

Open 100 free

1:09.99 LC

1:00.89 SC

18

19

2:59.39 LC

2:35.39 SC

Open 200 back

2:49.69 LC

2:25.89 SC

20

21

5:40.89 LC

6:20.09 SC

 400 Free **

5:24.09 LC

5:58.99 SC

22

23

6:27.59 LC

5:39.69 SC

 400 IM **

6:04.69 LC

5:17.39 SC

24

25

22:23.09 LC

21:43.19 SC

 Open 1500 Free **

21:27.39 LC

20:43.19 SC

26

 

 

 

** will be swum fastest to slowest

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Session 2

Warm-ups will begin 15 minutes after the conclusion of Session 1. Competition will begin 5 minutes after the completion of the 45 to 60 minute warm-up. Estimated warm-up times will be posted on Wednesday, July 3, 2019.

 

Girls #

Qualifying times

Must be faster than

Age Group/Stroke

Qualifying times

Must be faster than

Boys #

 

10 U

11 - 12

 

10 U

11 - 12

 

27

53.59 LC

47.39 SC

41.29 LC

36.69 SC

12 & Under 50 fly

51.79 LC

45.69 SC

41.99 LC

37.09 SC

28

29

1:59.19 LC

1:41.99 SC

1:38.89 LC

1:25.19 SC

12 & Under 100 back

1:55.69 LC

1:40.19 SC

1:36.79 LC

1:22.19 SC

30

31

44.09 LC

38.89 SC

38.49 LC

33.79 SC

12 & Under 50 free

43.59 LC

38.09 SC

37.39 LC

32.59 SC

32

33

2:16.69 LC

1:58.09 SC

1:49.49 LC

1:34.39 SC

12 & Under 100 breast

2:11.29 LC

1:53.59 SC

1:46.69 LC

1:32.49 SC

34

35

3:45.79 LC

3:19.19 SC

3:03.49 LC

2:41.19 SC

12 & Under 200 free

3:33.49 LC

3:06.69 SC

2:57.89 LC

2:35.69 SC

36

37

54.89 LC

46.99 SC

44.29 LC

38.29 SC

12 & Under 50 back

55.29 LC

47.69 SC

44.19 LC

38.19 SC

38

39

2:09.99 LC

1:53.99 SC

1:36.19 LC

1:25.09 SC

12 & Under 100 fly

2:07.79 LC

1:52.39 SC

1:33.99 LC

1:23.29 SC

40

41

1:00.49 LC

53.29 SC

48.99 LC

43.09 SC

12 & Under 50 breast

59.69 LC

52.09 SC

49.29 LC

42.89 SC

42

43

1:42.39 LC

1:29.59 SC

1:24.49 LC

1:13.59 SC

12 & Under 100 free

1:40.69 LC

1:27.79 SC

1:21.49 LC

1:10.99 SC

44

45

4:09.39 LC

3:38.49 SC

3:26.29 LC

3:00.69 SC

12 & Under 200 IM

4:06.19 LC

3:35.49 SC

3:24.69 LC

2:57.59 C

46

 

 

  12 & Under events will be scored 10 & Under, 11 - 12

 

 

 

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