2018 OHIO 14 & UNDER JUNIOR OLYMPIC STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS (OHIO STATE)
Meet: Ohio Swimming Age Group "Junior Olympic" State Championships (14 & Unders)
Location: Miami University
Dates: March 16-18, 2018
Deadline to enter: February 22, 2018
Events: 7 for the meet, maximum of 3 per day (excluding relays, coaches will setup)
Time standards: To qualify, athlete must have achieved a long course (summer) or short course (winter) "Ohio JO cut" in either an individual event or composite relay time since Jan 1st of the previous year.
Entry Rules: Short course yard or long course meters times since Jan 1st of the previous year may be used (1/1/2015) Age on the first day will determine which age group the swimmer will enter.
Entry Fees: Event fee for individual events are $__ per event plus a $__ one-time swimmer surcharge: $1 of the surcharge goes into the Ohio Travel Fund to help reimburse Ohio athletes traveling to national meets, the other $1 goes towards the Site Selection Fund to help offset funds used to rent pools for meets. Relay events are $10 each ($2.50 per athlete)
Meet Format: This is a prelim/final championship meet for swimmers 11-14 and timed final for 10&unders. The top 16 swimmers in each individual event on Friday, Saturday and Sunday will compete at finals each evening. The 13-14 1650 Free will only be swum once, along with all relays. The fastest 16 seeded relays on Friday and Saturday will be swum at finals. All relays 17th and slower will be swum during the preliminaries. All relays on Sunday will be swum during the prelims. Failure to show at finals, unless the coach signs a scratch form during preliminaries, will result in the swimmer being barred from his/her next events. Failure to show at finals on Sunday will result in a $50 fine payable to Miami University.
Time Trials: Swimmer can signup for time trials which are held immediately following prelims each day. Swimmers may only swim in a maximum of 3 individuals events per day.
TEAM BEST TIMES
Official Meet Webpage: MAKOS
Ohio Swimming Results
Excuse Letter for School
JO Team Information with relays, warm-up times, psych sheet.
Manta Rays Warm-up Times: updated 3/8/17
Friday Prelims: Stretch 8:15-8:25 am; Warm-up 8:25-8:50 am; 9:15 am Starts; 9:45 am Meet Starts
Saturday Prelims: Stretch 7:50-8:00 am; Warm-up 8:00-8:25 am; 9:15 am Starts; 9:45 am Meet starts
Sunday Prelims: Stretch 8:40-8:50 am; Warm-ups 8:50-9:15 am; Starts 9:15 am; 9:45 am Meet starts
Finals Warm-ups: Unless coach notifies your swimmer otherwise, the team will warm-up for finals at 4:15 pm with the meet beginning at 5:30 pm.
JO Meet Notes from Meet Host
Friday Morning: Parking will be available at an hourly rate at the Tuttle Park Place Garage and the Lane Avenue Garage. Friday (after 4:01 p.m.) & All Day Saturday and Sunday: Parking will be available at the Neil Avenue Garage at either an hourly rate or at the rate of $5 per entry on the way into the garage. Please be prepared with exact change in case pre-paid entry is required to keep traffic moving.
Garage Addresses: Tuttle Park Place Garage – 2050 Tuttle Park Drive Lane Avenue Garage – 2105 Neil Avenue and Tuttle Park Place Neil Avenue Garage – 1847 Neil Avenue
Hourly Parking Details and Maps: http://tp.osu.edu/vistorsmain/parking/garageinfo.shtml