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Event

35th Black History Invitational Swim Meet!

Feb 18, 2022 - Feb 20, 2022
January, 31 2022

Description

SIGN UP DEADLINE - TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 1ST

This swim meet is open to all DC Wave registered swimmers for the 2021-2022 season with at least one (1) B Time. Swimmers will compete as the age they are on February 18, 2022.

Location:

Wilson Aquatic Center

4551 Fort Drive, NW

Washington, DC 20016

Timeline:

  • Friday (All Ages- Timed Finals)
    • 2:50 PM Warm-ups
    • 4:00 PM Session Starts
  • Saturday & Sunday
    • 13 & Older Prelims
      • 6:00 AM Warm-ups
      • 7:30 AM Session Starts
    • 12 & Under Prelims
      • 11:30 PM Warm-ups
      • 12:40 PM Session Starts
    • FINALS
      • 4:30 PM Warm-ups
      • 5:30 PM Session Starts

Important Notes:

  • For a list of events offered, and the order the meet will be swum in, please refer to the Meet Announcement below.
  • Qualifying times:
    • Qualifying time standards will be used for all events. The qualifying time standard is a minimum B time standard (2016-2020). All 12 & Under 200 events will use a minimum B time standard for 11-12 age group as the qualifying time standard. Open Events will use a minimum B time standard for the 15-16 age group as the qualifying time standard.
    • New this year will be bonus swims for athletes who have only qualified for 1 - 3 events.
      • 1 Qualifying Time =  Up to 3 Bonus Swims
      • 2 Qualifying Times = Up to 2 Bonus Swims
      • 3 Qualifying Times = Up to 1 Bonus Swims
      • 4 or More Qualifying Times = No Bonus 

DC WAVE ELIGIBILITY REPORT [updated 01.17]

 

  • Deck entries will not be allowed at this meet. 
  • This meet has relays at the the beginning and end of sessions for 13 & overs, and at the end of sessions for 12 & unders. Please make a note if you are unable to commit to being in a relay. 
  • SPECTATORS ARE NOT ALLOWED INSIDE THE FACILITY. PARENTS/GUARDIANS MAY WATCH THE MEET VIA LIVESTREAM ON THE DC WAVE TWITCH PAGE.
  • Before signing up your young swimmer, please consider that they can manage themselves for the duration of the meet with just their swim coach overseeing them, including being able to visit the bathroom independently. 
  • COVID PROTOCOLS - PLEASE READ BEFORE SIGNING UP!
  • MEET ANNOUNCEMENT
  • MEET ENTRIES  (coming soon)  
  • ONLINE WAIVER AND HEALTH SCREENING FORM (coming soon) 
  • PSYCH SHEET  (coming soon)  
  • SESSION TIMELINE  (coming soon)  
  • VOLUNTEER SIGN UP LINK  (coming soon) 
  • LIVE STREAM LINK  (coming soon)  
  • HEAT SHEETS  (coming soon) 

 

SIGN UP DEADLINE - TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 1ST

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