VA Swimming Age Group Champs
VA Swimming Short Course Age Group Championships
March 12-15, 2020
Christiansburg Aquatic Center, 595 N. Franklin Street Christiansburg, VA 24073, Phone: (540) 381-7665
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Thursday: 10 & under 500 Y Freestyle, 11-12 500 Y Freestyle, and 11-14 1000 Y Freestyle will be swum as timed finals.
Friday: 11-12 400 IM swill be swum as a timed final event with the top 8 swimmers after scratches competing Friday night in finals.
Sunday: 11-14 1650 Y Freestyle will be swum as a timed final event.
All other events swim be swum as preliminary / finals events.
All preliminary events will be swum in two courses, Friday through Sunday, with competition assignment in each course to be determined after entries are received.
Finals (Friday through Sunday) will be swum in one pool with the consolation heat swimming first, followed by the final heat.
Top 16 11-12 and 13-14 swimmers will qualify for finals
Top 8 10 & under swimmers will qualify for finals
Clubs will be required to provide timers in proportion to the number of swimmers they have entered in each session.
Swimmers are expected to provide their own timers and lap counters for the 10 & Under and 11-12 500 Y Freestyle, the 11-14 1000 Y Freestyle, and the 11-14 1650 Y Freestyle. Relay teams are required to provide their own timers for the 800 Y Freestyle Relay Thursday
Thursday Evening Session: Warm-ups: 3:00 pm; competition starts at 4:15 pm
Preliminary Sessions: Friday and Saturday Warm-ups: 7:00 am; competition starts at 8:30 am
Sunday Warm-up: Not before 7:00am; competition starts not before 8:30 am
•1650 Y Freestyle Session: Competition will begin 20 minutes after the 13-14 400 Y Freestyle relays.
Final Sessions: Friday and Saturday: General warm-ups: not before 4:30 pm; Specific warm-ups not before 5:00 pm; Competition starts: not before 5:30 pm
Sunday: General warm-ups: not before 3:30 pm; Specific warm-ups not before 4:00 pm; Competition starts: not before 4:30 pm