2019 MMA Pentathalon
Location - Mason High School 1001 S. Barnes Rd Mason MI 48854
Times Saturday, October 12: AM Warm Up starts: 8:30 a.m.; events begin 9:30 a.m.
Saturday, October 12: PM, Warm Up starts after am session ends but no earlier than 12:00 p.m.; events begin no earlier than 1 pm.
2-8 yr old Novice, 8 & Under, 9 - 10 Novice, and 9-10 swim Saturday morning
11 - 12 year olds, 13 - 14 Year Olds and Open swimmers swim Saturday afternoon
Meet Format - This meet is a Pentathlon. Each swimmer (other than novice divisions) will be required to compete in five events, one in each of the four stroke disciplines and an IM of applicable distance. Distance will vary with age groupings. The 2-8 novice division will swim three events: 25 free, 25 back, and 50 free. The 9 - 10 novice division will swim three events: 50 free, 50 back and 100 free. The novice divisions are intended for beginning swimmers who do not feel comfortable with butterfly and breaststroke. This meet will be run using 6 lanes in the am and 8 lanes in the pm. There will be several lanes available for warm up/warm down. If meet size warrants then the meet director and the meet referee may use 6 or 8 lanes.