Mitchell Swim Meet
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Recreation Center, 1300 N Main St, Mitchell, SD 57301
Course: Indoor 25 Yard; 8 lanes with wave-calming dividers; 8 lanes will be used for competition; Daktronics Timing System with touchpads and push-button back-up system will be utilized with 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. A minimum of one manual stopwatch and one push button will be used on each lane for back-up times. Backstroke flags will be placed fifteen feet from each end of the course. The competition course has been certified in accordance with Article 104.2.2C(4).
Format: This will be a Split meet. Events will be swum as timed finals for all events. 11 & over events on Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday mornings will be 10 & under athletes. Saturday and Sunday afternoon sessions will be for 11 & over athletes.
Event Limit: Swimmers may swim a maximum of 10 individual events for the meet, but no more than 5 per day. Swimmers may swim 3 relay events for the meet, but no more than 1 per day.
Seeding: This is a timed final meet. All events will be seeded slowest to fastest. Except the 1,000 Freestyle and 500 Freestyle which will be seeded fastest to slowest. All events will be seeded with mixed-gender; results will be split by age group & gender.
Awards: Ribbons will be awarded for 1st – 8th place for each gender in the following age groups: 8 & under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17 & over. Ribbons will be awarded to the top 4 relay teams in each category. Top 3 teams will be awarded a high point trophy.
Fees: SD Head Tax: $3.00 per swimmer
Individual Events: $5.00
Relay Events: $6.00
Facility Fees: $13.00