FGC BB Silvers Championships
Timeline for the meet - TBA
Psych sheet for the meet - TBA
Jupiter Dragons Swim Team entries - TBA
Qualifying time standards are USA Swimming National Age Group Motivational “BB” times for all individual events. There is no qualifying time standard for relays and these events may be entered with no time. Athletes who have achieved a qualifying time for the 2020 Spring FGC Junior Olympics (7-14 year old athletes) or 2020 Spring FGC Senior Championships (15-18 year old athletes) within the qualifying period may not enter that event in these championships
There are NO 25 events at this meet!
To enter the meet you need to have NO BALANCE with the County / BOCC for MONTHLY Swim Team MEMBERSHIP FEE and NO BALANCE with JDPO for MEET FEES!
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Location: Please see team lists on pages 12 and 14 for specific team assignments to BB South and BB North.
Format: These championships will be conducted in SCY. The 200 Backstroke, 200 Breaststroke, 200 Butterfly, all events 400 yards and longer, all events for 7-10 year old athletes, and all relays will be timed final events. All other individual events will be conducted as preliminaries and finals with the fastest 10 swimmers in each of the following age groups: 11-12, 13-14, 15-18 advancing to finals.
Eligibility: Open to all 7-18 year old 2020 USA Swimming registered athletes affiliated with teams assigned to FGC South or FGC North who have achieved the published time standard in one or more events during the qualifying period. Qualifying time standards are USA Swimming National Age Group Motivational “BB” times for all individual events. There is no qualifying time standard for relays and these events may be entered with no time. Athletes who have achieved a qualifying time for the 2020 Spring FGC Junior Olympics (7-14 year old athletes) or 2020 Spring FGC Senior Championships (15-18 year old athletes) within the qualifying period may not enter that event in these championships. The qualifying period is Mar 1, 2018 through the entry deadline.
Entry: All Jupiter Dragons entries must be received by 12:00 pm Monday Feb 24, 2020.
Entry Fees: $6.00 per individual event Relay Fees: $10.00 per relay Athlete Surcharge: $10.00 per swimmer
Entry Limit: Swimmers may swim a maximum of three (3) individual events per day.
Seeding: All events will be seeded fast to slow in the following order: SCY, SCM, LCM, nonconforming distance SCY, nonconforming distance SCM, nonconforming distance LCM. Timed final events and preliminary heats for 11-12, 13-14 and 15-18 age groups may be swum combined. If so, they will be resulted separately. Finals events will be swum in the following order: 11-12, 13-14, 15-18 girls, then 11-12, 13-14, 15-18 boys. Friday evening’s 500 freestyle and 400 IM will be seeded in event order without alternating heats of women and men. Positive check-in is NOT required for the 500 freestyle and 400 IM. 1650 Freestyle: Swimmers may qualify for the 1650 freestyle using any of the 1650y / 1500m or 1000y / 800m qualifying standards. All age groups will swim combined but will be resulted separately. The top ten entries in the women’s and men’s 1650 freestyle will be seeded to swim in Sunday’s finals session. Additional heats, if any, will be swum following the of the preliminaries session and will be seeded fast to slow, alternating heats of women, then men. Positive check-in by 5:30pm on Saturday, Feb 29 is required in order to compete. An option to swim in the preliminary session regardless of seed time shall not be offered.
Relays: All relays are mixed gender relays which must consist of two males and two females (101.7.3). Teams are limited to no more than two entries per relay event. All relays will swim in the preliminary sessions. Relay only swimmers are not permitted in these championships. All relay team members must be properly entered in at least one individual event.
Scratches: Scratches from timed final events and preliminaries will be accepted until the deadlines listed below:
Friday Feb 28 events 5:30 pm Thursday Feb 27
Saturday Feb 29 events 5:30 pm Friday Feb 28
Sunday Mar 1 events 5:30 pm Saturday Feb 29
Any swimmer who competes in preliminary heats and qualifies for finals must declare his/her possible intention to scratch within thirty (30) minutes of the announcement of the preliminary results of that event and further declare their final intention within 30 minutes of their last individual preliminary event. Failure to compete in finals will result in the swimmer being fined $25.00 cash. Upon receiving payment of the fine, the swimmer will be eligible to continue competing in the meet. Swimmers may not compete in further individual events or relays until all fines are paid. First and second alternates shall be announced along with the final qualifiers. These alternates shall not be penalized if unavailable to compete in the finals. Alternates wishing to swim in an open lane in finals must be standing at the starter’s tent prepared to step on the block for the swim when the swimmers are called to the blocks
Awards: Individual Events: Medals: 1st – 3rd Ribbons: 4 th – 10th
Relay Events: Ribbons: 1st – 3rd
PLEASE READ THE MEET INFORMATION!
LINK IS POSTED BELOW.