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MLA Frozen Lakes USA Long Course Medal 1/13-1/14 @ Holland. Sign Up by 12/16, 8p

January 13, 2018 - January 14, 2018
December 16, 2017
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2018 MLA Frozen Lakes USA LC Medal Meet – Holland, MI  January 13-14, 2018

Sign up due Saturday, 12/16 @ 8:00p

This is a special Long Course (50 meter) meet offered during Short Course season! 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. There are only 3 sessions at this meet. Open events are offered Saturday evening and Sunday afternoon. 12&Under events are offered Sunday morning. Any Riptide Swimmer who is registered with USA/MI Swimming is eligible to participate. Sign up for events/days of your choice however 12 & Under swimmers should swim either 12 & Under session or Open Session on Sunday, not both.  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.

Event Times   

Saturday, January 13, 2018       Evening Session

Warm Up Starts: 4:30pm            Events Begin:   5:30pm

 Sunday, January 14, 2018         Morning Session  WARM UP TIME CHANGE!

Warm Up Starts: 10:00am           Events Begin:  11:00am

Sunday, January 14, 2018         Afternoon Session

Warm Up Starts: 15 minutes after the conclusion of the Morning Session, but not before 1pm.                      Events will start one hour after warm-up begins but not before 2pm.

The 800 Freestyle will be swum 15 minutes after the completion of Event 34, but not earlier than 2pm.

*The competition pool will be available for warm up during the 15-minute break after Event 34.  Check in for the 800 Freestyle will be on deck and closes at 3:15pm.      

Awards – Medals 1st thru 3rd place and ribbons 4th thru 8th place for male and females in each age group 8 & Under, 9-10, 11-12.  No awards for 13 & Over/Open.  Two (2) High Point Awards to the top scoring female and male for each age group (8 & Under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, and 17 & Over) will be given.