[Swim Only] 2017 AAAAAAA (7A) State Championship Swim Prelims (@ Georgia Tech)

February 2, 2018 (09:00 AM) - February 2, 2018 (01:30 PM)
February 2, 2018
Coaches, Swim & Dive Families (Both), Swim Only Families


AAAAAAA (7A) State Championship Swimming Prelims

When: Friday, February 2nd, 2018
Who: Swimmers with State Qualifying Times 

Departure Time (Team Bus): 5:30AM (all swimmers must ride the bus to and from the swim meet)
Warm-ups: 7:00 AM – 9:00 AM (RHS Warm-up time 7:50 - 8:10 AM)
Meet Start: 9:00 AM
Approx Meet Finish: no earlier than 1:30 PM
Where: Georgia Tech
More Meet Info:
Address: 750 Ferst Drive, Atlanta, GA 30332 (Directions)
Cost: $12 fee for spectators per day.(For all sessions doors will open for spectators no earlier than 2 hours prior to competition). Students not on their team’s list of qualified swimmers or team personnel will have to pay the admission and are not allowed on the pool deck.
Spectator Seating: Seats are available on a first come first served basis (Click here for a specator seating map). Reserving of more than 2 seats is not permitted. Teams may not use towels, coats, pom-poms, etc… to reserve more than 2 seats. The only thing that can reserve a seat is a body.

Bus Departs from RHS senior parking lot at 5:30AM.  Only qualified state athletes and relay alternates will be attending this meet. Swimmers will be excused from school for the day.  No Ride Home Forms are accepted for state swim prelims - all swimmers must ride the team bus to and from the event.  Have swimmers eat/bring a lite breakfast, food during the meet and lunch on the way home will be provided for the team. Details to follow. We are expected to return to RHS senior parking lot at a yet-to-be determined time. Swimmers will call parents 30 minutes out for a more specific arrival time.  
Friday, February 2, 2018
7:00 am – 9:00 am 6-7A Swimming Warm-ups
9:00 am – 1:30 pm 6-7A Swimming Prelims
4:20 pm – 5:50 pm 1-5A Swimming Warm-up
6:00 pm – 10:30 pm  1-5A Swimming Prelims 

To order photos from the Diving State Championships, visit riveroakphotography.com/action/signup/ . The online form is the only way to sign up for photos from Diving event. 

Swimming photos will be available to order only through sign-ups at the RiverOak Photography table at the Georgia Tech Aquatic Center. Write to  orders@riveroakphotography.com with questions.

State championship merchandise will be available on site by Team IP.

Finals and Awards:
The top 30 individuals and relays return for Saturday’s finals. Awards will be provided for the top 3 individuals and relays. Awards will be presented immediately after the conclusion of the championship final heat of each event.

The top 20 places score as follows 24, 21, 20, 19, 18, 17, 16, 15, 14, 13, 11, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 with double points for relays. Athletes must meet or exceed the qualifying standard in either prelims or finals to be eligible for points.

Order of Events: Boys in pool near large scoreboard, girls in pool by diving well.
1. 200-yard Medley Relay
2. 200-yard Freestyle
3. 200-yard Individual Medley
4. 50-yard Freestyle
5. Break
6. 100-yard Butterfly
7. 100-yard Freestyle
8. 500-yard Freestyle
9. 200-yard Freestyle Relay
10. 100-yard Backstroke
11. 100-yard Breaststroke
12. 400-yard Freestyle Relay