14&Under Junior Olympics @ NPB/Martin County (LCM)

Jul 22, 2021 - Jul 25, 2021
July, 18 2021
Blue Junior Group, Elite Group, Green 1 Group, Green 2 Group


For Warm Up - If you aren't in the 1st race of each session you can come at 8:00 a.m. to begin with starts and then warm up in the Short Course pool!

Jupiter Dragons Swim Team is assigned to be in A group

Warm Up Times

Prelims - Friday & Sunday - Competition Pool

Session “A”– 7:00 AM – 7:35 AM - General Warm-up Competition Course

Sessions “A” & “B” – 8:10 AM–8:25 AM – Controlled Warm-up procedure will be followed.

Prelims Saturday - Competition Pool

Session “A”– 7:35 AM – 8:10 AM - General Warm-up Competition Course

Sessions “A” & “B” – 8:10 AM–8:25 AM – Controlled Warm-up procedure will be followed.

Finals Competition Pool – Finals Warm-up: No split session 4:00 PM to 4:45 PM – General warm-up – See above. 4:45 PM to 5:25 PM – Controlled warm-up

HEAT SHEETS - Friday - Prelims

HEAT SHEETS - Saturday - Prelims

HEAT SHEETS - Sunday - Prelims

Timeline for the meet - UPDATED

Important information for the meet

Swim Area site map

Sailfish Splash Site Map

Jupiter Dragons Swim Team Individual Entries

Jupiter Dragons Swim Team Relay Entries

NOTE: These are the Tentative Relay teams!


Hosted by:                  North Palm Beach Swim Club & Martin County Swimming. Location:         Sailfish Splash Waterpark

931 SE Ruhnke

Stuart, Florida 34994


Directions:                  FROM I-95 / SR-9: Take EXIT 101 SR-76 East toward Stuart. Pass Sunoco on the right and McDonald's on the left. Continue another 4 miles, and then turn Right onto SE Indian St. In 0.4 miles, turn left onto SE Willoughby Blvd. Turn right in two blocks in front of the water slides and follow the signs to the Sailfish Splash Waterpark entrance at 931 SE Ruhnke St, Stuart, FL, 34994.

FROM FLORIDA's TURNPIKE: Take Exit 33, Palm City/Stuart (SR-714 / SW Martin Downs Blvd.) At the light immediately after the toll booth, turn RIGHT onto SW Martin Hwy. toward the Indian Street Bridge. SW Martin Hwy. turns into SW 36th St. SW 36th St. turns into Indian Street on the east side of the Indian Street Bridge. Continue straight after crossing the Indian Street Bridge. In 0.4 miles, turn left onto SE Willoughby Blvd. In two blocks, turn right at the light in front of the water slides and follow the signs to the Sailfish Splash Waterpark entrance at 931 SE Ruhnke St, Stuart, FL, 34994.


Date & Time:              Thursday – July 22, 2021

Session I. Finals Warm-up: 4:00 p.m. Start 5:30 p.m.

Friday – July 23, 2021

Session II. Prelims Warm-up: 7:00 a.m. Start 8:30 a.m. Refer to Session “A” or “B”.

Session III Finals Warm-up: 4:00 p.m. Start: 5:30 p.m.

Saturday – July 24, 2021

Session IV. Prelims Warm-up: 7:00 a.m. Start: 8:30 a.m. Refer to Session “A” or “B”.

Session V. Finals Warm-up: 4:00 p.m. Start: 5:30 p.m.

Sunday – July 25, 2021

Session VI. Prelims Warm-up: 7:00 a.m. Start: 8:30 a.m. Refer to Session “A” or “B”.

Session VII. Finals Warm-up: 4:00 p.m. Start: 5:30 p.m.

NOTE: With the approval of the Age Group Chair, meet management reserves the right to adjust start times of sessions to ensure an efficient meet.


WARM UP AND WARM DOWN PROCEDURES: Warm-up will be split into an “A” warm-up time and “B” warm-up time. “A” & “B” sessions will be 40 minutes. Controlled warm-up will begin in the last 10 minutes of the warm-up session. Teams will be assigned lanes AND either “A” or “B” warm-up session.

Pool / Timing:            8 lanes, 50 meter course, with separate warm-up and cool down pool available. Colorado Timing System will be used.

  1. Fly-over starts may be used.
  2. Chase starts may be used.

The water depth at North start end 7ft. for all 8 lanes. The water depth at South start end 13 ft. 6 in. for all 8 lanes in accordance with 202.4.11C.


Rules:                          Current USA Swimming Rules and Florida Gold Coast rules will govern this meet.

Safety rules are outlined by USA Swimming and as recommended by the referee, will be in effect.

All applicable adults participating in or associated with this meet, acknowledge that they are subject to the provisions of the USA Swimming Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy (“MAAPP”), and that they understand that compliance with the MAAPP policy is a condition of participation in the conduct of this competition.

Operation of a drone, or any other flying apparatus, is prohibited over the venue (pools, athlete/coach areas, spectator areas and open ceiling locker rooms) any time athletes, coaches, officials and/or

spectators are present.” Exceptions may be granted with prior written approval by the Vice President of Program Operations and the Martin County Parks and Recreation Department.


Deck Changing:          Deck changes are prohibited. (see 202.4.11.I)


Camera Free:              The Florida Gold Coast Swimming CAMERA FREE ZONE policy is in effect at this meet. No person may use a camera or any other device capable of recording still or video images in the area behind the starting blocks, in the locker rooms, changing areas, showers or restrooms. Violators may be reported to law enforcement or other governmental authorities and / or may be barred from the facility during the sanctioned event.

Entries Deadline:       Jupiter Dragons Swim Team Deadline Sunday, June 20,


Entry Limit:


Limited 7 individual events plus relays. No more than 3 Individual




events per day.

One (1) per team per event (“A” relay only). All relays will be swum at finals.


Entry Fees:                  $15.00 Individual Event, $20.00 Relays, $20.00 per athlete meet surcharge.


Distance & Relay Events: 1. Thursday’s 1,500 Free (11-14) and 400 IM (11-14) are timed final events, swum together, and scored separately for the following age groups: 11-12 & 13-14. All of Thursday’s events will be seeded fastest to slowest.

  1. The 400 Free’s top 8 swimmers in the following age groups (11-12) will swim at night, all others will swim in the preliminaries, alternating women and men.
  2. The 13-14 400 Free is a prelims and finals event. The preliminary session will be alternating women and men.
  3. Swimmers achieving the JO qualifying time in the 800-meter or 1000-yards Freestyle, may enter the 1500-meter Freestyle. Seeding will be done in this order: 1500-meter, 1650-yard, 800-meter then 1000-yard.
  4. NOTE: 1500 Free swimmers must supply their own counters.
  5. All individual and relay events for all age groups will be seeded fastest to slowest.


Check In:                     Positive check in for the 400 and 1500 Freestyles and 400 Ind. Medley will be closed at the times listed below. Swimmers who fail to check in may swim, only if an open lane is available without creating another heat on a first come first served basis.



Age Group


Check-In Closing Time

1500 Free



5:00 PM

400 Free

10 & Under


5:00 PM

400 IM



5:00 PM

400 Free



8:00 AM

400 Free



8:00 AM


Finals:                          Finals will consist of one heat of girls and one heat of boys, with eight (8) swimmers per individual event.

Relay events will only swim in the finals, seeded fastest to slowest.


Scratches:                   Any swimmer who competes in preliminary heats and qualifies for the finals; must declare his/her possible intention to scratch withing thirty (30) minutes of the announcement or posting of the preliminary results of that event and further declarre their final intention within 30 minutes of their last individual preliminary event. Note: “Failure to swim” in finals or positive check-in events (400 & 1500 Free and 400 IM) 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. In the case of missing a Sunday night final, payment of $25.00 must be made in order to compete in future FGC Championship meets.

  1. 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. The Referee will instruct the Announcer to call the alternate(s).


  1. Scratches must be done individually; ”team scratches are not accepted.”
  2. In addition to swimmers required to scratch if they are not going to swim finals, all swimmers who do not plan to swim finals are strongly urged to scratch, especially swimmers who finish the preliminary events 11th – 20th places.
  3. Swimmers scratched into the finals after 30 minutes of the conclusion of prelims will not pe penalized.


Awards:                      Individual/Relay Events: Individual: Medals 1st – 8th, Relays: 1st – 3rd place team.

Individual High Point:        Top 3 in each Age Group & Gender.

Team Awards:            Women, Men, and Combined Top 3 Teams.

Team Age Group Awards: Women & Men Top Team in each Age Group.

Scoring:                      Individual:      9-7-6-5-4-3-2-1                                       Relays:      18-14-12-10-8-6-4-2

Head Referee:            Scott Boggs – [email protected].


Administrator Officials:      Mark Leininger, Dick Cavanah, Alf Aguirre.


Meet Directors:          Meet Director: Dick Cavanah - [email protected]

Assistant Meet Director: Mark Corley – [email protected] Note: Please direct all questions to Dick Cavanah


Admission:                  $5.00 per session.