Short Course Age Group Championship
2018 Short Course Age Group Championship
March 8-11th, 2018
Location: Christiansburg Aquatic Center 595 N. Franklin Street, Christiansburg, VA, 24073
Phone: (540) 381-7665
Open to all Virginia Swimming registered athletes registered prior to the first day of the meet who are 14 years old and younger and meet the qualifying time in each event entered.
This is a 757swim Championship meet!
Age on March 8th determines age for the entire meet.
Individual events for 10 & under, 11-12, and 13-14 swimmers EXCEPT the 10 & under 500 free, the 11-12 400 IM, 11-12 500 Freestyle, the 11-14 1000 Freestyle, and the 11-14 1650 Freestyle will be swum as prelim/finals.
The 10&U 500 free, 11-12 500 free and the 11-14 1000 free are timed final events swum Thursday night.
The 11-12 400 IM is a timed final event with the top 8 swimmers after scratches competing at night in finals.
The top 16 11-12 and 13-14 year old swimmers will qualify for finals.
The top 8 10 & under swimmers will qualify for finals.
Relay events will be timed finals.
All 10 & under relays will swim during the preliminary sessions.
The fastest heat of the 200 Medley, 200 Free and 400 Medley relays for 11-12 and 13-14 year old age groups will swim durig the finals session each day. All remaining heats will be swum during the preliminary sesesions.
All heats of the 400 Freestyle Relay will be swum on Sunday during the preliminary session.
Thursday evening session: Warm-ups start at 4:00pm; competition starts at 5:15pm
All Preliminary Sessions: Warm-ups start at 7:00am; competition starts at 8:30am
1650 Session: Competition will begin 10 minutes after the 13-14 relays (at approx. 12:00pm)
Friday and Saturday: Warm-ups not before 4:30pm; competition not before 5:30pm
Sunday: Warm-ups not before 3:30pm; competition not before 4:30pm
- Swimmers may enter a maximum of 8 events, no more than three per day and 1 relay per day.
· Individual events: $7.50
· Relay Events: $15.00
· Swimmer fee: $7.50 (entered in the meet in any capacity)
Entry deadline is February 25th