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Southern Zone 14 & U Age Group Section Champs

March 15, 2018 - March 18, 2018
March 2, 2018
Coaches, Competitive, National, Performance



Meet Name:                
Eastern Section Southern Zone 14 & Under Age Group Championship        
Meet Host:                 
Southern Crescent Aquatic Club
March 15-18, 2018
Campus Recreation Center, GA Tech McAuley Aquatic Center,
750 Ferst Ave, Atlanta, GA  30332
This is a USAS sanctioned Championship meet.  Meet attendance does NOT count towards the participation requirements for YMCA Championship eligibility.The meet is open to TYDE swimmers in the competitive, performance and national tracks who meet the minimum time standards.  All swimmers must be members of USA Swimming.
As this meet occurs at the same time as the USRY championships swimmers with fewer than 5 cuts are strongly advised to attend USRY.
10 & Under Timed finals swum in the afternoon sessions
11-12 Prelims and finals except for 400 IM, 200 BK, BR and FL, which will be timed finals with the fastest 10 swimmers swimming in finals.  There will be 2 heats of finals for all other events.
13-14 Prelims and finals.Two heats (20 swimmers) will return for finals
Meet starts
Age Group
Thurs, Mar 15
3:00 PM
4:30 PM
11-12, 13-14
Fri, Mar 16
7:30 AM
9:00 AM
13-14, 11-12 Prelims
Fri, Mar 16
1:00 PM
2:00 PM
10 & Under Timed finals
Fri, Mar 16 
5:00 PM
6:00 PM
11-12, 13-14 Finals,
Sat, Mar 17
7:30 AM
9:00 AM
11-12, 13-14 Prelims
Sat, Mar 17 
1:00 PM
2:00 PM
10 & Under Timed finals

Sat, Mar 17

5:00 PM
6:00 PM
11-12, 13-14 Finals
Sun, Mar 18 
7:30 AM
9:00 AM
11-12, 13-14 Prelims
Sun, Mar 18
1:00 PM
2:00 PM
10 & Under Timed finals
Sun, Mar 18
5:00 PM
6:00 PM
11-12, 13-14 Finals
PLEASE arrive on deck ready to swim10 minutes prior to the warm up start time for check in and last minute instructions.
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 decision. 
Entry Limit: 
8 events for the meet with no more than 3 per day
Attending one (1) session = $57
Attending two (2) sessions = $87
Attending three (3) or more sessions = $107
* The above tiered 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 NorthwestNorth Carolina to charge the account on file with TYDE for the total amount due perThe entry fee amounts listed in the information above, (for all competitive and performance  track swimmers ONLY).  If you wish to use an alternate method of payment for these entry fees, you must email 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. National track swimmers who sign up but then fail to attend the meet for any reason will be charged for your entry fees. 
Parking is available in a covered garage adjacent to the pool.  There is a charge
1-10—Medals—Individual events
1-3 Medals--Relays
Concessions will be available at this meet.
Check with your coach as to the appropriate suit for this meet
Thurs- any TYDE T
Friday – Light gray TYDE t-shirt
Saturday – Charcoal gray TYDE t-shirt
Sunday –Blue TYDE t-shirt 
Distance swimmers should plan to provide their own timers and counters.
**The USAS scratch rule is in effect.  The penalty for failure to show in a championship final or consolation final is disqualification from the remainder of the meet (USA Swimming Rule 206.5.9).  Swimmers who have indicated that they may scratch ("intent to scratch") must confirm the scratch within 30 minutes after the conclusion of their last individual event of the day.  Any positively checked-in swimmer missing a deck-seeded event will be barred from their next individual event. There is no penalty for not swimming in a non-deck-seeded preliminary event. **All 11-14 events will be contested in two courses with the odd heats being run in the  diving well end (Pool A) and the even heats being run in the scoreboard end (Pool B).
*All 10 & under events will swim in ONE Pool. (Diving well end)