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Gulf May Sprint Series Meet hosted by SHARKS

May 5, 2018 (02:00 AM)
April 12, 2018


WHAT: Gulf May Sprint Series Meet

WHEN: Saturday May 5th, 2018

WHERE**UPDATED**:  Meet will be hosted by the SHARKS at the Friendswood ISD Natatorium.  The meet address is 1115 Falling Leaf Dr, Friendswood, TX 77546. 

DIRECTIONS: Going south on I-45 towards Galveston, take exit 29 FM 2351 / Friendswood / Clear Lake City Blvd.  Take right onto FM 2351 S.  Travel 4.1 miles. Turn left onto Sunset Dr.  After .7 miles on Sunset Dr, turn right onto Falling Leaf Dr.  After .7 miles, you will see the Friendswood Natatorium on the left.  DO NOT PARK ON SIDE ROADS OR IN THE GRASS ON RESIDENTIAL STREETS.  There is limited parking in the NAT parking lot and ample parking in the stadium lot.

WHO:  This meet is open to all TWST swimmers aged 12 & Under who have 2 or less BB times. Some swimmers may qualify for this meet AND the May LC Open meet (where the time standard requirement for 12 & Under swimmers is a minimum of 3 B times).  These swimmers will be committed to both meets.  Please discuss meet options and season plan for your swimmer with your group coach and decline the meet you will not be attending.

**Swimmers who earn their 3rd B time at the April Sprint Series meet will automatically be committed to the May LC meet at that time and will need to decide whether or not to attend.

MEET SCHEDULE: This is a two-session / timed finals, single day meet with an AM and PM session on Saturday.

Session #1: Saturday AM - 12 & Under Girls.  Warmup will begin at 7:30am and the meet starts at 9am.

Session #2:  Saturday PM - 12 & Under Boys.  Host team will publish warmup/meet start time for the PM session once all entries are received.

MORE INFO:  This meet will be swum in a short course yard pool. No times (NT) will be accepted at this meet.

Swimmers may enter up to five (5) individual events.  Entries are $5.75 per event and there is a $5.50 per swimmer surcharge at this meet.**The actual surcharge amount may vary slightly depending on the venue assigned to TWST.

DEADLINE TO UNCOMMIT / REVIEW EVENTS:  All eligible swimmers have been committed to this meet.  Swimmers will have until Thursday, April 12th to uncommit.  At that time, coaches will build events and swimmers will have until noon on Thursday, April 19th to review events.  Please email your group coach with any questions about entries.  At the close of the review period stated above, the meet file will be generated and sent to Gulf Swimming.  All swimmers entered in the meet at that time will be billed accordingly regardless of actual meet attendance.