2022 TYDE Be My Valentine Qualifier

Feb 11, 2022 - Feb 13, 2022
January, 28 2022
February 5, 2022
(this is a team hosted event)
Bronze, Gold, Platinum, Silver


Meet Name:                
2022 TYDE Be My Valentine Qualifier                    
Meet Host:                 
We will need help from all TYDE Families to run this meet.  
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February 11-13, 2022
Entry deadline Friday, January 28, 2022
Kernersville Family YMCA, 1113 W. Mountain St., Kernersville, NC  27284
This is a USA Swimming Sanctioned Meet.   The meet is open to all TYDE swimmers in Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum. 
Attending this meet will NOT count towards Closed Y-meet attendance requirements for GYSSA and USRY during the spring championship season but swim times will count for meet qualifying times.
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 as of February 11, 2022) must hold current APT certification to compete. Swimmers must be registered prior to entry deadline.
Timed finals
Session #
Warm Up
Meet Start
Age Groups
Fri. 2/11
4:00 PM
5:00 PM
Sat. 2/12
7:00 AM
8:00 AM
Sat. 2/12
12:30 PM
01:30 PM
12 & Under
Sun. 2/13
7:00 AM
8:00 AM
Sun. 2/13
12:30 PM
01:30 PM
12 & Under
*Meet sessions may be adjusted according to actual numbers of swimmers signed up
*PLEASE arrive 20 minutes prior to the warm up start time for check in and last minute instructions.
Please see the order of events 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:                
3 individual events per session/ 8 for the weekend.
Attending one (1) session = $40 total
Attending two (2) sessions = $60 total
Attending three (3) sessions = $70 total
* The above tiered fees include all individual entry fees, facility fee, NCS travel fund surcharge and TYDE admin/coaching fees.
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. 
Ribbons will be awarded to the top 8 finishers in the 12 & under events only. 
No ribbons for Open events.
Concessions will not be available at this meet.
TYDE Team Suit and white TYDE Team Swim Cap.
As this is a qualifier meet for some, tech suits (only for 13 & Over) and Aquablades or Speedo Vanquishers (only for 12&Under) may be appropriate. 
If swimmer does not own a championship type suit, the TYDE Team Suit OR solid black suit are acceptable. 
If you have questions as to whether your swimmer should and/or may wear a championship style suit, please check with your coach. 
Friday - Navy Roll-TYDE T-shirt
Saturday - 2022 Black TYDE T-shirt
Sunday – 2022 White L/S TYDE T-shirt                 
  • Session 1 swimmers should plan to provide their own timers (400IM, 500, 1000, & 1650) and counters (500, 1000, & 1650).
  • Teams will sit together in a designated team area.  Parents may not permitted on the pool deck unless in a volunteer position.
  • 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.