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2022 NCS AGE GROUP CHAMPIONSHIPS

Feb 17, 2022 - Feb 20, 2022
February, 7 2022
Bronze, Gold, Platinum, Silver

Description


Meet Name:
NCS 14 & Under Age Group Championship          
 
Meet Host:                        
GCY Makos
 
Dates:                                  
Feb 17-20, 2022
Entry deadline: Monday, Feb. 7, 2022*
*Team members qualifying at the TYDE Be My Valentine Meet must notify Coach Felixa via email no later than end of day Sunday, Feb 13 re: intentions in entering the meet.
 
Location:                             
Greensboro Aquatic Center 1921 West Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27403
 
Eligibility:            
This is a USA- sanctioned Championship meet.  Meet attendance does NOT count towards the participation requirements for YMCA Championship eligibility. The meet is open to TYDE swimmers who meet the minimum time standards.  All swimmers must be members of USA Swimming.
 
Format:               
LSC Age Group Championships meet in preliminaries/finals and timed finals formats with qualifying time standards.
       
Schedule:  
 
Session
Day
Warm-ups
Start  NOT BEFORE 
Meet Starts  NOT BEFORE
Age Groups
1
Thursday
4:30-5:20 PM
5:30 PM
13-14,
11-12 
2
Friday
7:00-8:20 AM
8:30 AM
13-14 
3
Friday*
12:00-12:50 PM
1:00 PM
11-12
4
Friday
4:30-5:20 PM
5:30 PM
13-14,
11-12  
5
Saturday
7:00-8:20 AM
8:30 AM
13-14 
6
Saturday*
12:00-12:50 PM
1:00 PM
11-12 
7
Saturday*
12:00-12:50 PM
1:00 PM
10&Under 
8
Saturday
4:30-5:20 PM
5:30 PM
13-14,
11-12  
9
Sunday
7:00-8:20 AM
8:30 AM
13-14 
10
Sunday*
12:00-12:50 PM
1:00 PM
11-12 
11
Sunday*
12:00-12:50 PM
1:00 PM
10&Under 
12
Sunday
4:30-5:20 PM
5:30 PM
13-14,
11-12 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 



*Afternoon session start times may change after entries are processed. 
 
PLEASE arrive on deck ready to swim 20 minutes prior to the warm up start time for check in and last minute instructions.
 
Events:
Swimmers will be entered into the events they have qualifying times.  In the case they have more events than is permissible to swim Coaches will make the final choice.
 
All events that are 400Y or longer, 11-12 200Y Backstroke, Breaststroke, and Butterfly, and all relays will be deck seeded after positive check in. A positive check in is required to be seeded into the event. Failure to check in by the deadline will result in the swimmer/relay team not being able to swim in the event. 
               
Entry Limit:        
13-14 swimmers may ENTER and SWIM up to nine (9) individual events for the meet and no more than three (3) individual events per day. 
 
11-12 swimmers may ENTER and SWIM up to nine (9) individual events for the meet and no more than four (4) events per day.
 
10 & Under swimmers may ENTER and SWIM up to nine (9) individual events and no more than five (5) events per day.
 
Cost:     
$35 per swimmer plus $8 per entered event
* The above 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.  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.   Any swimmers who sign up but then fail to attend the meet for any reason will be charged for your entry fees.
 
Spectators/Parking:                               
Parking will be available for up to $5.00 per vehicle.
 
Only meet volunteers, USA Swimming registered athletes and current USA Swimming registered officials and coaches may be on deck.  NO SPECTATORS ARE ALLOWED ON THE COMPETITION POOL DECK AT ANY TIME.
 
Parents/Guests are expected to comply with all mandated state/local/facility COVID-19 guidelines including distancing, mask use, and gathering limits while dropping off or picking up their athlete or if an emergency situation arises and they need to speak with their athlete or facility/meet personnel at the designated meeting location outside the Athlete Entrance.
 
Livestreaming:
The event will be livestreamed via the Greensboro Aquatic Center Facebook page.
 
Awards:              
Individual events: 1st– 8th place medals.
Relays: 1st – 3rd place medals. 
Team Awards: Trophies for 1st– 6th place. 
Individual High Point Awards will be presented to the male and female swimmers with the highest point totals in individual events for each age group.
 
There will not be an awards ceremony at evening Finals for 13-14 events. Awards for the 11-12 and 10 & Unders will be at the end of the afternoon sessions.  
            
Concessions:     
Concessions may be available at this meet.
 
Suit:      
Check with your coach as to the appropriate suit for this meet
 
Apparel:              
Thursday—Any TYDE T-shirt
Friday - Navy Roll-TYDE T-shirt
Saturday - 2022 Black TYDE T-shirt
Sunday – 2022 White L/S TYDE T-shirt                 
               
Misc.:    
*NCS Scratch rule is in effect.  This means that if a swimmer misses their event they will be disqualified from the remainder of the meet. If the swimmer is checked in for a deck seeded event and then misses it they will be barred from their next event.

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