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2021 TYDE Winter Invite

Dec 11, 2021 - Dec 12, 2021
December, 1 2021
December 6, 2021
(this is a team hosted event)
Bronze, Gold, Platinum, Silver

Description

Meet Name:                
2021 TYDE Winter Invite                     
 
Meet Host:                 
TYDE
We will need help from all TYDE Families to run this meet.  Sign up using the Job Signup button.
 
Dates:                         
December 11-12, 2021
Entry Deadline: 12/1/21
 
Location:                             
Kernersville Family YMCA, 1113 W. Mountain St., Kernersville, NC  27284
 
Eligibility:                   
This is a USA Swimming Approved Meet.   The meet is open to all TYDE swimmers in Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum.  This meet will count towards Closed Y-meet attendance requirements for GYSSA and USRY during the spring championship season. Times from this meet will be entered in the USAS database for USAS registered swimmers.
 
All swimmers must be registered with USA Swimming, Inc. and all Adult Athletes (age 18 or over) must hold current APT certification to compete. Swimmers must be registered prior to entry deadline.
 
Format:                    
Timed finals
                                   
Schedule:   UPDATED 12/08
 
Session #
Session
Warm Up
Meet Start
Age Groups
1
Sat. 12/11
7:00 AM
8:00 AM
12 & Under
2
Sat. 12/11
12:00 PM
12:30 PM
Open
3
Sat. 12/11
2:30 PM
3:30 PM
13 & Over
4
Sun. 12/12
7:00 AM
8:00 AM
12 & Under
5
Sun. 12/12
11:30 PM
12:30 PM
13 & Over
 
*Meet sessions may be adjusted according to actual numbers of swimmers signed up
 
* PLEASE arrive at the pool IN YOUR SUIT, ready to swim 20 minutes prior to the warm up start time for last minute instructions. 
**Age Group will be determined by the athlete’s age on December 11, 12022
 
Events:                       
Please see the event list posted below on the meet information page.  Coaches will make all event selection decisions but encourage swimmers to discuss their preferences with their coach.   
                            
Entry Limit:                
4 individual events per day
 
Cost:                           
Attending one (1) session = $50 total**
Attending two (2) sessions = $75 total
Attending three (3) sessions = $80 total
 
**For swimmers entered in Capital Classic and swimming only Saturday mid-day distance event at TYDE Winter Invite, one session charge will be $21
* The above tiered fees include all individual and relay 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, (for all swimmers).  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.  All swimmers who sign up but then fail to attend the meet for any reason will be charged for entry fees. 
 
Awards:                      
1st – 8th place ribbons for 11-12 and 10 & under session events.
 
Concessions:              
Concessions will not be available at this meet.
 
Suit:                            
As this is a fall focus meet for many, tech suits (13&Over) and Aquablades / Speedo Vanquishers (11 and Up) are appropriate.  If swimmer does not own a championship type suit, the TYDE Team Suit OR solid black suit are perfectily acceptable.  If you have questions as to whether your swimmer can wear a championship style suit, please check with your coach. 
 
White TYDE Team Swim Caps should be worn.
 
Saturday – 2021-22 season White long sleeve T
Sunday – 2021-22 season Black short sleeve T   
                            
Note:
  • Session 2 swimmers should plan to provide their own timers (and make arrangements for lap counters for the 500 & 1650 distance events).
  • Teams will sit together in a designated team area.
  • We will need many parents to volunteer to help make this meet run smoothly.  You will be able to sign up for volunteer jobs on the web site.
 

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