Age Group State in Rochester

Mar 22, 2018 (02:00 AM) - Mar 25, 2018 (02:00 AM)
March, 12 2018

Description

Meet Info posted on the MSI Website

Team swim caps required for all swimmers.  Please purchase one from a coach at practice, if you need one. $13 for silicone and $4 for latex.

 

Meet Type: : This is a 3 1/2 day Prelim/Finals for 13-14 and 11-12, and Timed Finals meet for 10 & Under swimmers with verifiable “CH” qualifying times, or an individual event champion from the 2015 Winter Minnesota Regional Championships (a “Win it and swim it” qualifier). 

This is a closed meet. Only swimmers from the Minnesota LSC can participate. 

 

Purpose: To encourage and promote competitive swimming among age group swimmers 

 

Pool Location: Rochester-Olmsted County Recreation Center Natatorium 

21 Elton Hills Drive, Rochester, MN 55901 

Telephone # for emergency use only: (507) 281-6167

 

Time Schedule 

  1. Thursday March 22nd 11&O Finals: Warm-ups at 3:00PM, Meet starts at 4:00PM Friday March 23rd 11&O Prelims: Warm-ups at 6:45AM, Meet starts at 8:00AM

    Friday March 23rd 10&U Finals: Meet will not start before 1:00PM preceded by a minimum of a 60 minute warm-up period and a 10-minute break for a coaches meeting

    Friday March 23rd 11&O Finals: Meet will not start before 5:00PM preceded by a minimum of a 60- minute warm-up period and a 10-minute break for a coaches meeting

    Saturday March 24th 11&O Prelims: Warm-ups at 6:45AM, Meet starts at 8:00AM

    Saturday March 24th 10&U Finals: Meet will not start before 1:00PM preceded by a minimum of a 60-minute warm-up period and a 10-minute break for a coaches meeting

    Saturday March 24th 11&O Finals: Meet will not start before 5:00PM preceded by a minimum of a 60-minute warm-up period and a 10-minute break for a coaches meeting

    Sunday March 25th 11&O Prelims: Warm-ups at 6:45AM, Meet starts at 8:00AM

    Sunday March 25th 1650 Finals: Meet will not start before 12:00PM preceded by a minimum of a 30- minute warm-up period

    Sunday March 25th 10&U Finals: Meet will not start before 2:00PM preceded by a minimum of a 60 minute warm-up period and a 10-minute break for a coaches meeting

    Sunday March 25th 11&O Finals: Meet will not start before 5:00PM preceded by a minimum of a 60 minute warm-up period, and a 10-minute break for a coaches meeting 

 

Continuous warm-up will be available in the shallow-end 25-yard course unless it is being used for competition. Use of the warm-up pool will be restricted to swimmers warming-up and warming down. The NO DIVING & slip in entry rules will constantly be in effect in the warm-up pool. No horseplay will be permitted.

 

Meet Format: All 10 & Under events are timed finals. All 11-12 and 13-14 events are prelim/finals with the top 16 advancing to finals. The 1650, 1000 400 IM will require a positive check-in and are deck seeded. All other events are pre-seeded. The 500 Free and all relays will have the top 8 seeds swimming in the finals session. All relays will be swum as described in the Relay section of this information. 

 

Entry Limitations: Age of a swimmer is determined by their age on the first day of the State Meet. 

 

Event Limits: 13 & 14 3 individual events/day 7 event maximum + 2 time trials 

11 & 12 3 individual events/day 7 event maximum + 2 time trials 

10 & U 4 individual events/day 8 event maximum including time trials 

Relays do not count against limits.

 

 

Relays: Must have one (1) swimmer in the age group who achieved the championship (CH) qualifying time or faster and is entered in at least one individual event in the age group at the meet. 

1. Limit of one (1) relay per gender per club per relay event 

2. All swimmers must be registered members of the club they are swimming with. No unattached swimmer may swim on a relay, nor can there be an “unattached relay” entered in an event. 

3. “Relay only swimmer” or “relay alternate” must be entered in the meet by the entry deadline. Teams cannot use any relay only swimmers unless they were entered prior to the meet entry deadline. 

4. All swimmers must be listed on the club entry sheet or disk in an individual event, or as a “relay only” or “relay alternate” swimmer. 

 

All relays are timed finals. For the 200 & 400 Free and Medley Relays the fastest seeded heat of each 11-12 and 13-14 age group will swim in the Finals session. The remaining relays will swim in the Prelim session, scored and awarded from the final results.

 

Fees: $3.00 per entrant listed on the entry sheet, $5.50 per individual splash and per relay spot, $10.00 facility fee.

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