January Gulf Open Meet hosted by BTA at Kingwood Park HS
WHAT: Gulf January Open Meet
WHEN: January 20-21st 2018
WHERE: TWST has been assigned to BTA as host team and Kingwood Park HS.
Take U.S. 59 North to Northpark Drive (the exit after Kingwood Drive). Turn right (east) on Northpark Drive. Travel approximately 2 miles east to Woodland Hills Drive. Turn left at Woodland Hills Drive. Turn left at the first stop sign, Chanay Lane. The natatorium is on the west side of the high school on the right side (north of Chanay Lane).
WHO: This meet is open to all TWST swimmers. This meet is being offered as an alternative to either the MLK or Mardi Gras Meets. Swimmers will NOT be auto-committed to this meet. Please see details below.
Swimmers 10 & Under must have a B time in the next shortest distance to enter the 500 FR.
Swimmers 11-12 must have a B time in the next shortest distance to enter the 200 FL/200 BK/200 BR, 400 IM and 800 FR or longer.
Swimmers 13-14 must have a B time in the next shortest distance to enter the 800 FR or longer.
MEET SCHEDULE: This is a four session, 2 day timed finals meet with AM/PM sessions on Saturday and Sunday.
Session #1: Saturday AM. 11 & Over Girls and 13 & Over Boys. Warm-up begins at 7:30am wiht a 9am meet start.
Session #2: Saturday PM. 10 & Under Girls and 12 & Under Boys. Warm-up will be published and meet will start 1 hour after warm-up.
Session #3: Sunday AM. 11 & Over Girls and 13 & Over Boys. Warm-up begins at 7:30am wiht a 9am meet start.
Session #4: Sunday PM. 10 & Under Girls and 12 & Under Boys. Warm-up will be published and meet will start 1 hour after warm-up.
MORE INFORMATION: Meet will be pre-seeded with the exception of the 400 IM, and 500, 1000 and 1650 FR which will be deck seeded. Circle in for these events must be completed at least :45 min prior to the start of the meet session.
Swimmers may enter up to four (4) events per day but no more than six (6) for the entire meet. Entries are $5.75 per event and there is a $3.50 per swimmer surcharge at this meet **Actual surcharge amount may vary slightly depending on meet host site assigned.
DEADLINE TO COMMIT / REVIEW EVENTS: Swimmers have NOT been auto-committed to this meet! Swimmers will need to commit to attend by Friday, Dec. 30th. Coaches will then build events and swimmers will have until Thursday, Jan. 4th to review events. At the close of the review, the meet entry file will be built and sent to Gulf Swimming. All swimmers entered in the meet file will be billed accordingly, regardless of actual meet attendance.