2018 Masters Zones Meet -Master Swimmers ONLY
(this is a team hosted event)
Hosted by: Iowa Flyers Swim Club.
Location: Campus Recreation & Wellness Center, 309 S. Madison Street, Iowa City, Iowa
Date: Saturday, March 24, 2018. Warm-ups at Noon- Meet Begins at 1:00 PM.
Sanction: Sanctioned by U.S.M.S. Inc. and Local Masters Swimming Committee, Iowa Masters Swimming.
Pool: Eight lane 25 yards, with non-turbulent lane markers, backstroke flags, electronic timing system with touch-pads and generous spectator seating. There is an additional pool that will be available for warm-up/warm-down throughout the meet.
Awards: Team: Traveling trophy for first place. Medals for top 3 places in each individual event/age group.
Team Scoring: Individual events: 9-7-6-5-4-3-2-1; relay events: 18-14-12-10-8-6-4-2.
Generally, your “team” is the city or town where you live. See “team definition” below.
Rules: 2018 U.S.M.S. rules prevail. Individual competition is age groups, 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, etc. Age as of March 24, 2018, determines age for the meet. Relay age groups are: 18+, 25+, 35+, 45+, etc. The age of the youngest swimmer determines the age of the relay.
Event Limit: Swimmers may enter a maximum of five (5) individual events. A swimmer may enter each relay once. Swimmers may enter either the 1000 or 1650 freestyle, but not both.
Cost: $29.50 entry fee + .50 splash fee = $30.00. (A late fee of $10.00 will be added to all entries not received by Tuesday, March 20, 2018) Make check payable to Iowa Flyers Swim Club(IFLY). The splash fee is for the promotion of Masters Swimming in Iowa.
Entry Deadline: Tuesday, March 20, 2018. Deck entries will be accepted but will be assessed a $10.00 late fee. We do want to encourage all entries including deck entries. However, late entries must be received by 12:15 p.m. on the day of the meet.
Entries: Swimmers with late entries should be sure to have your entry sheet filled out completely. It is important to include full address also. Late entries are $40.00. Make check payable to Iowa Flyers Swim Club. Checks are preferred but cash is accepted.