THE 50th ANNUAL FREEDLANDER SWIM MEET
THE WOOSTER RECREATION SWIM CLUB
June 29, 30 & July 1, 2018
Held under USA Swimming Sanction #LE 17079 LS ; Time Trials # LE 17080 LS
LOCATION: Freedlander Park Pool, 400 Hillside Dr., Wooster, OH, 44691
POOL: 50 meters, long course, heated and lighted. Ten 7-foot lanes with Kiefer Competitor, new non-turbulent lane markers. Daktronics electronic judging and timing system with touch pads, backed up with Daktronics push-button system. Excellent spectator viewing and spacious adjacent parking areas. The competition course has not been certified in accordance with 104.2.2C (4). The depth of the pool at the start end is 4.0 feet and the depth at the turn end is 3 feet 5 inches.
- 350 hillside spectator bleacher seats for better viewing
- Scoreboard that has event and heat number-lane, place and time
- Touch pads at both ends of the pool. There will be in-water starts at the north end of the pool for relays.
STARTING TIMES: Friday night warm-up will begin at 5:00 p.m. and end at 5:50 p.m. The meet will start at 6:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday morning sessions (8 & Under. 10 & Under, and 11-12) warm-ups will be from 8:00 – 8:50 a.m., with competition starting at 9:00 a.m. Afternoon (13-14, 15-16, and OPEN) warm-up will begin 15 minutes after the conclusion of the morning session and last for fifty minutes. Warm ups shall be split if the average number of swimmers per lane is scheduled to exceed thirty (30) swimmers per lane. Estimated afternoon start times will be posted at Lakeerieswimming.com by June 28, 2018.
ENTRY FEES: Individual events $5.00; Relays: $10.00. There is a $2.00 per swimmer LESI surcharge.
ENTRY LIMITATIONS: Swimmers may enter up to 4 individual events per day exclusive of relays and may compete in no more than 4 individual events per day or 12 for the meet. Swimmers may participate in time trials providing that the numbers of swimmer’s events and time trials do not exceed the 4-event/day limit.
DECK ENTRIES: Deck entries will be taken on a space available basis up to 35 minutes before the start of the session and seeded at NT or will be accepted at the discretion of the meet director . Deck entrants should sign up at the deck entry table located on the pool deck by the locker rooms at a cost of $10 per individual and $20 per relay event. Deck entries will be added into open lanes and will be allowed to score. Deck entry swimmers new to meet will be charged $2.00 LESI surcharge and must provide proof of USA Swimming registration. Deck entrants for whom there is no space will receive a refund.
QUALIFYING TIMES: Please see event listings. Time standards are for some 200-meter and longer events only. Swimmers must be equal to, or faster than, the qualifying time listed as of the entry deadline.