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PVS October Open (2019)

Oct 18, 2019 (04:00 PM) - Oct 20, 2019 (05:00 PM)
October, 1 2019
October 17, 2019
(this is a team hosted event)

Description

Update: 10/14/19

Swimmers should arrive 15min prior to the start of their warm-up session

  1. Friday is a bring your own timer session.
  2. Deck entries are accepted, but must be done in the first 30 minutes of warm up. Payment is required at the time of entry.
  3. Remember that the 11 – 12 session warm up times are now earlier. Saturday WU is 12:00 and Sunday WU is 12:30.

Schedule Change:  

  • Saturday Schedule:  
    • 11-12:  Warm up 11:00-11:50, Events 12:00
    •  9-10:  Warmup 3:00-3:50, Events 4:00
  • Sunday Schedule:  
    • 11-12:  Warm up 11:30-12:20, Events 12:30 
    • 9-10:  Warmup 3:00-3:50, Events 4:00

Meet Information:

  • Psych Sheet
  • Psych Sheet v2 (UPDATED 10/15)
  • Timeline
  • Timer Sign-Up (3 Timers per session)
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  • 400 IM on Friday night will be swum fastest to slowest, alternating girls and boys.
    • Swimmers must provide their own timers for all events on Friday night. 
  • All events 200 Yards or longer will be positive check in. The Meet Directors will determine if positive check-in will be required for all events.
  • Chairs will not be permitted on deck for swimmers

 

 

 

This meet will be open to ALL USA-Swimming registered swimmers. 

10 & Under Competition swimmers that enter this meet will be ineligible to participate in the Rockhopper meet. 

  • Location:
    • Fairland Aquatics Center
      • 13820 Old Gunpowder Rd Laurel, MD 20707
      • (301) 362-6060
    • 10 lanes, 25 yards
    • Water depth ranges from 5’ – 13’ at both the starting and turning ends.
    •  The competition course has not been certified in accordance with current USA Swimming Rules and Regulations, Article 104.2.2(C).
  • Schedule:
    • Friday, October 18, 2019
      • Warmup 5:00pm – 5:40pm; Events 5:50pm
    • Saturday, October 19, 2019 & Sunday, October 20, 2019
      • 13 & Over: Warmup 6:30am – 7:20am; Events 7:30am
      • 11-12: Warmup 12:00pm – 12:50pm; Events 1:00pm
      • 9-10: Warmup 3:00pm – 3:50pm; Events 4:00pm
  • Event Rules:
    • All events are timed finals.
    •  Seed times are short course yards. In the event that short course yard times are not available, coaches’ times are preferred over “no times” for all events.
    • An athlete may enter no more than 3 events per day, or 7 events for the meet.
    • 400 IM on Friday night will be swum fastest to slowest, alternating girls and boys.
      • Swimmers must provide their own timers for all events on Friday night.  
    • Time constraints may require limiting the number of events that are swum.
    • Deck entries will be accepted if space is available in existing heats. No new heats will be formed. Deck entries must be submitted no later than 45 minutes prior to the first event of each session. Swimmers will be entered into open lanes in existing heats on a first come, first served basis. In the event of a significantly over-subscribed session, the Meet Director reserves the right to not accept deck entries.
    • Evidence of current USA-S registration required for deck entries.
  • Positive Check:
    • All events 200 Yards or longer will be positive check in. The Meet Directors will determine if positive check-in will be required for all events.
    • Athletes who check into a positive check-in event, have been seeded and fail to swim the event will be barred from their next scheduled individual event, unless excused by the Meet Referee.
    • Positive check in will close 30 minutes after the start of warmups.
  • Chairs will not be permitted on deck for swimmers
  • Timers: 
    • Participating clubs are requested to provide timers in proportion to their entries. One timer is requested for each 25 entries.
    • The Meet Director may send out a request for timers based upon entries.
    • Swimmers must provide their own timer for all events at the Friday night session.

 

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