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2018 PVS Senior Champs

March 8, 2018 - March 11, 2018
February 19, 2018

Description

 

PVS 2018 Short Course Senior Championships

March 8-11, 2018

 

University of Maryland College Park Campus,

Eppley Recreation Center

College Park, MD, 20740

 

ENTRY DEADLINE

Monday, February 19, 2018

 

PARKING

Deck Parking will be available for advance purchase. A link will be posted on the Potomac Valley Swimming website Schedule Page. Cost of parking will be approximately $10.00-$12.00 per day.

 

SCHEDULE

Thursday, March 8

Timed Finals

Warm-Up: 4:30 - 5:30pm

Events: 5:40pm

Friday, Saturday, Sunday, March 9 – 11

Preliminary Session

Warm-Up: 6:30 – 8:20am

Events: 8:30am

Finals Session

Warm-Up: 4:00 – 5:20pm

Events: 5:30pm

Meet Director reserves the right to adjust times/sessions after entries are received.

 

ELIGIBILITY-  Check the list at the bottom of the page

Swimmers must have equaled or bettered the applicable Qualifying Time listed. Qualifying times must have been achieved between March 1, 2016 and the entry deadline for this meet. Qualifying times must have been achieved in a USA-Swimming sanctioned, observed or approved meet.

 

DISABILITY SWIMMERS

PVS and host clubs along with their meet directors are committed to the Inclusion Policy as adopted by the PVS BOD. Athletes with a disability are welcomed and are asked to provide advance notice of desired accommodations to the Meet Director. The athlete (or athlete’s coach) is also responsible for notifying the session referee of any disability prior to competition.

 

INCLEMENT WEATHER

In the event of inclement weather, the Meet Director, Meet Referee and Senior Chair will work with the facility manager to make any necessary changes. Information will be posted on the PVS web site and/or a Flash Mail will be sent out.

 

RULES

• Current USA Swimming rules shall govern this meet.

• In compliance with USA Swimming Rules and Regulations, the use of audio or visual recording devices, including a cell phone is not permitted in the changing areas, rest rooms, or locker rooms. Per PVS policy, the use of equipment capable of taking pictures (i.e., cell phones, cameras, etc.) is banned from behind the starting blocks during the entire meet, including warm up, competition and cool down periods.

• Deck changes are prohibited.

• Dive-over starts will be used during the preliminary sessions.

 

EVENT RULES

• All individual events are prelims/finals, except for the 1000yd and 1650yd Freestyle events which are timed finals. Evening finals heats will be swum in the following order for Junior Champs: “B” then “A” and for Senior Champs: “C”, “B” then “A”.

• A swimmer may enter as many events as they qualify for, but may compete in a maximum of 7 individual events and no more than 3 individual events per day.

 

SEEDING AND POSITIVE CHECK IN

• The 1000 yd and 1650 yd Freestyle events and the 400 yd and 800 yd relay events will be positive check in events. Athletes and relay teams must check in by the check-in deadline in order to be seeded into the event. Athletes and relay teams not checked-in will not be seeded into the event.

• Athletes who have checked-in, been seeded and fail to swim the event will be barred from their next scheduled individual events.

o Check-in deadline for Thursday distance events is 5:00 pm

The preliminaries of the 500 yd Freestyle and the 400 yd Individual Medley will be swum as follows: If there are seven or more heats, the four fastest heats of women (slow to fast) will be followed by the four fastest heats of men (slow to fast). The remaining heats will be swum fast-to-slow, alternating women and men, after the relay events. If there are six or fewer heats, the events will be swum all women (slow-to-fast) then all men (slow-to-fast).

 

ORDER OF SWIMS

• Preliminaries will be swum concurrently with the SC Junior Championships

• Three heats of each individual event from Senior Champs and two heats from Junior Champs events, except the 1000 yd and 1650 yd Freestyle will be swum at finals. Three heats from Senior Champs will alternate with two heats from Junior Champs. Heats for Senior Champs will be swum in the following order: “C”, “B”, “A”. Heats for Junior Champs will be swum in the following order: “B”, “A”.

• Heats of distance events (1000 yd & 1650 yd Freestyle) will be swum fastest to slowest, alternating women and men. The fastest seeded heat of the Women’s 1000 yd Freestyle and Men’s 1650 yd Freestyle will be the first event of the Sunday Finals session. Swimmers in the 1000 yd and 1650 yd Freestyle, except for those swimming in the Final session on Sunday, are responsible for providing their own timer and counter if needed.

 

BONUS EVENTS

• Any athlete who is entered into at least one individual event may enter as many bonus events for which they meet the qualifying standard.

• Athletes entering bonus events may compete in no more than the maximum number of individual events per day (3) or the meet (7).

 

WARM-UP

• The prescribed PVS warm-up procedures and safety policies will be followed.

• During the meet there will be continuous warm-up/cool-down lanes. Marshals will be assigned to monitor these areas. If at any time conditions become unsafe, the area will be closed for the remainder of the session.

• The competition pool will be open for Warm-ups during breaks.

 

PROGRAMS

• All Preliminary and Finals programs will be available for $2 each. The meet will be available on Meet Mobile.

 

OFFICIALS

• This meet will be an Officials Qualifying Meet, under the USA Swimming National Certification program. Officials wishing to volunteer should submit an Application to Officiate; any official interested in being evaluated must submit an Application to Officiate no later than February 23, 2018, noting the request for evaluation. You can review information about the National Certification Program on the USA Swimming Website. Interested officials may also contact the Meet Referee, Morgan Hurley (mhurley@peerreview.com). Walk-ons are welcome.

 

ENTRY FEES

Per Swimmer Surcharge: $15.00

Individual event fee: $8.00

 

Positive check in deadline for 1000 yd and 1650 yd Freestyle is 30 minutes after the start of Finals on Saturday

Swimmers must provide their own timer and counter for the 1000 yd and 1650 yd Freestyle

 

 

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Warm up: 4:30-5:30 pm, Events: 5:40 pm

Women’s Event #

SCY QT

LCM QT

Event

SCY QT

LCM QT

Men’s Event #

1

18:24.99

18:41.79

1650 yd Freestyle

 

 

 

 

 

 

1000 yd Freestyle

10:04.99

9:02.59

2

Positive check-in deadline for all events is 5:00 pm.

All swimmers must provide their own timer and counter.

 

 

Friday, March 9, 2018

Prelims: Warm up: 6:30-8:20 am, Events: 8:30 am

Finals: Warm up: 4:00-5:20, Events: 5:30 pm

 

 

Women’s Event #

SCY QT

LCM QT

Event

SCY QT

LCM QT

Men’s Event #

3

1:57.99

2:13.39

200 yd Freestyle

1:47.99

2:03.19

4

5

1:11.79

1:21.49

100 yd Breaststroke

1:03.49

1:13.29

6

7

1:00.79

1:08.29

100 yd Butterfly

54.99

1:02.59

8

9

4:46.59

5:26.99

400 yd Individual Medley

4:22.59

5:02.99

10

10 minute Break

11

8:28.79

 

800 yd Freestyle Relay

7:40.99

 

12

Positive Check-in for the 800 yd Freestyle Relay is Thursday, 6:10 pm

Break will be 10 minutes and the competition pool will be open for Warm-ups.

 

Saturday, March 10, 2018

Prelims: Warm up: 6:30-8:20 am, Events: 8:30 am

Finals: Warm up: 4:00-5:20, Events: 5:30 pm

 

Women’s Events #

SCY QT

LCM QT

Event

SCY QT

LCM QT

Men’s Event #

 

13

2:31.79

2:50.89

200 yd Breaststroke

2:16.59

2:37.29

14

 

15

25.29

28.69

50 yd Freestyle

22.69

25.99

16

 

17

1:00.99

1:09.79

100 yd Backstroke

55.59

1:04.99

18

 

19

5:13.99

4:42.29

500 yd Freestyle

4:51.59

4:21.49

20

 

21

 

 

200 yd Freestyle Relay

 

 

22

 

10 minute Break

23

4:30.19

 

400 yd Medley Relay

4:02.59

 

24

 

Positive Check-in deadline for 400 yd Medley Relay is 30 minutes after the start of Finals on Friday

Break will be 10 minutes and the competition pool will be open for Warm-ups.

 

Sunday, March 11, 2018

Prelims: Warm up: 6:30-8:20 am, Events: 8:30 am

Finals: Warm up: 4:00-5:20, Events: 5:30 pm

 

Women’s Events #

SCY QT

LCM QT

Event

SCY QT

LCM QT

Men’s Event #

25

2:11.49

2:29.89

200 yd Backstroke

2:01.69

2:19.99

26

27

54.79

1:01.89

100 yd Freestyle

49.19

56.29

28

29

2:16.79

2:33.49

200 yd Butterfly

2:01.99

2:18.29

30

31

2:13.99

2:32.59

200 yd Individual Medley

2:01.19

2:20.59

32

33

200 yd Medley Relay

34

10 Minute Break – Finals Only

35

3:56.49

 

400 yd Freestyle Relay

3:31.99

 

36

15 Minute Break

37

10:52.99

9:37.79

1000 yd Freestyle

 

 

 

 

 

 

1650 yd Freestyle

17:18.99

17:45.63

38

 

Positive Check-in deadline for 400 yd Freestyle Relay is 30 minutes after the start of Finals on Saturday

Positive check in deadline for 1000 yd and 1650 yd Freestyle is 30 minutes after the start of Finals on Saturday

The competition pool will be open for Warm-ups during breaks.

Swimmers must provide their own timer and counter for the 1000 yd and 1650 yd Freestyle

 

 

 

 

 

BONUS CUTS

 

 

Women NST

Event

Men NST

25.79Y

50 yd Freestyle

23.19Y

55.79Y

100 yd Freestyle

50.19Y

1:59.99Y

200 yd Freestyle

1:49.99Y

5:18.99Y

500 yd Freestyle

4:56.59Y

11:02.99Y

1000 yd Freestyle

10:14.99Y

18:34.99Y

1650 yd Freestyle

17:28.99Y

1:01.99Y

100 yd Backstroke

56.59Y

2:13.49Y

200 yd Backstroke

2:03.69Y

1:12.79Y

100 yd Breaststroke

1:04.49Y

2:33.79Y

200 yd Breaststroke

2:18.59Y

1:01.79Y

100 yd Butterfly

55.99Y

2:18.79Y

200 yd Butterfly

2:03.99Y

2:15.99Y

200 yd Individual Medley

2:03.19Y

4:50.59Y

400 yd Individual Medley

4:26.59Y

 

 

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