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2017 EGRA Winter Washout ABC Format USA Meet. Sign up by 11/1!

December 1, 2017 - December 3, 2017
November 1, 2017
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2017 Winter Washout USA Meet – East Grand Rapids, MI 

Sign up due Wednesday, 11/1 @ 8:00p

This is a USA Swimming sanctioned meet. You must be a MI Swimming/USA Swimming member to participate in this meet. (If you are a Junior or Tidal Wave Junior swimmer and are interested in competing at USA Swimming sanctioned meets, please contact your group coach for more information). 

This meet is an A-B-C level format for events. Any Riptide Swimmer who is registered with USA/MI Swimming is eligible to participate. Sign up for events/days of your choice.  If you ask for the coaches to pick - be sure to specify on what days you can swim (example: Saturday events only). Swimmers may enter a maximum of (4) individual events per day on Saturday and Sunday. Swimmers may enter (2) individual events on Friday. Coaches will assign relay swims on Saturday and Sunday.

This meet hosts a special category for 6&Unders in the 25 Free and 25 Back!

Placing will take place by age group and level. This is a Power Point Meet: the top 3 finishers in Hy-Tek Power Points for 10&Unders, 11-12 and 13-14 year olds will receive a trophy. 8 best individual events will be used to calculate the total score. Hy-Tek power points are points awarded to a swim based on time.  


Friday 12/1 (Distance):

Warm up: 5 p.m. Events begin: 6 p.m.

Saturday/Sunday 12/2 AM Session. (10&Under Boys and Girls and 11-12 Boys):

Warm up: 8 a.m. Events begin: 9 a.m.

Saturday/Sunday PM Session (11-12 Girls and Open Boys and Girls):

Warm up: Will start at 1:00 p.m., Events begin at 2:00 p.m.

*Check In Note - There will be a separate check-in for the Open 500 Free which will close at 10am on Sunday, Dec. 3.