Background-image
Event

YBAC Hurricanes Spring Invitational

May 21, 2021 - May 22, 2021
May, 7 2021
Bronze, Gold, Platinum, Silver

Description

Meet Name:     
YBAC Hurricanes Spring Invitational
 
Meet Host:                        
YBAC Hurricanes
 
Dates:                                  
May 21-22, 2021
SIGN UP DEADLINE IS FRIDAY, MAY 7, 2021
 
Location:                             
Greensboro Aquatic Center
1921 West Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27403
 
Eligibility:            
Swimmer age will be determined as of May 21, 2021.
All swimmers must be registered with North Carolina Swimming and USA Swimming, Inc. All Adult Athletes (18 & over) must hold current APT certification to compete.
 
Bronze level team members: Bronze level members with Flex level USA Swimming memberships may participate in a maximum of two USAS meets per swim year (Sept-Aug) and must upgrade to Full (Year Round) USA Swimming membership to participate in more than two USAS meets per year.  Refer to the 2020-2021 Meet Results page to review prior meet type participation. 
To check current USA Swimming registration level, either to your USA Swimming Deck Pass or log into your TYDE TeamUnify account on the website, click on member and scroll down to the USA Swimming Registration section.  On that page you can also click the Meet Results tab to see the meets your swimmer has previously entered.
 
Format:               
This is a timed final, Age Group/Open, pre-seeded Long Course (50 meter pool) meet.
                               
Schedule:    
Session
Day
Doors Open
Warm-up
Meet Start
Age Group
1
Friday
4:00 PM
4:15 PM
5:45 PM
11 & Older
2
Saturday
7:00 AM
7:15 AM
8:45 AM
13 & Older
3
Saturday
12:15 PM
12:30 PM
1:45 PM
Open
4
Saturday
4:15 PM
4:30 PM
6:00 PM
12 & Under
 
*PLEASE arrive on deck ready to swim 10 minutes prior to the warm up start time for check in and last minute instructions.
 
Events:
Please see the Order of Events list posted at the end of the meet information page.  Coaches will make all event selection decisions but encourage swimmers to discuss their preferences with their coach.
  • Event 1 & 2 Open 50 Free will be conducted as a knockout round – the Top 8 swimmers (14&U & 15&Over) from Friday event will advance to Session 2.
  • The Top 3 swimmers (14&U & 15&Over) from Session 2 will advance to Session 3.
               
Entry Limit:        
Swimmers may swim a maximum of entries during the following sessions:
•        Session 1 – 2 events
•        Session 2 – 3 events (not including 50 free semi)
•        Session 3 – 2 events (not including 50 free Final)
•        Session 4 – 3 events
 
Cost:     
Attending = $22.50 plus $8 for each individual event entered per swimmer
(example: if a swimmer is entered in combined total of 5 events for weekend, entry fee charged would be $62.50)
                               
* The above tiered fees include all individual entry fees, facility fee, NCS travel fund surcharge and TYDE admin fee. 
 
Entry Fee Payment Note: 
When you sign up for this meet online, you authorize the YMCA of Northwest North Carolina to charge the account on file with TYDE for the total amount due per the entry fee amounts listed in the information above.  If you wish to use an alternate method of payment for these entry fees, you must email [email protected] prior to the meet registration deadline
 
You also acknowledge that payment is non-refundable regardless of illness, injury or any reason that may not allow you to participate in this meet.  Swimmers who sign up but then fail to attend the meet for any reason will be charged for their entry fees. 
 
Awards:              
Ribbons will be awarded: 1st through 8th place for “A”. “BB”, “B” & “C” times in the following age groups 8&U, 9/10, 11/12, 13/14, 15&O; Best times ribbons will be awarded for 12 & Under Sessions.
               
Concessions:     
Concessions will not be available at this meet.
 
Suit:                            
Please remember 12 & Unders are not permitted to wear tech suits.
 
Apparel:                      
Friday – Gray Roll TYDE T-shirt
Saturday – Navy Roll TYDE T-shirt
                               
Note:                          
There may be a charge for Parking.
Spectator Admission:      
  • Admission is $5.00 per person per session.  
  • Limit two (2) seat purchases per person.   
  • Ticket sales will begin one (1) hour before the start of the event. All sales are on a first come first serve basis. No advanced purchases. 
  • Events are General Admission. There will be no assigned seats. 
  • There is no seat saving permitted. If the Greensboro Aquatic Center staff notice seat saving they will pick up the items and place them near the spectator entrance.
  • All spectators must wear a “Face Covering” means a covering of the nose and mouth that is secured to the head with ties, straps, or loops over the ears and fits snugly against the side of a person's face. Based on recommendations from the CDC. Face shields do not meet the requirements for Face Coverings.  
*Admission fees help to off-set the GAC expenses associated with COVID-19 Restrictions for spectators at events. 
           
Other Viewing Options: 
  • The meet will be live streamed on the Greensboro Aquatic Center Facebook Page. 
  • The Greensboro Aquatic Center will set up a 75” TV and live stream the event in the GAC courtyard at no charge (weather permitting). You can bring your chairs and snack and sit safely spaced in the courtyard. Masks are required. 
 
Spectators/Parents are required to wear a face covering at all times while attending, observing or meeting with their athletes at the meet whether inside the facility, in any adjacent viewing/gathering areas, or meeting with their swimmer in a designated facility location and are expected to comply with all mandated state/local/facility COVID-19 guidelines.
 
 
 
 

Forms/Documents:

Photos: