2018 Aquajets Summer Invitational

Jul 5, 2018 (02:00 AM) - Jul 8, 2018 (02:00 AM)
April, 29 2018


Meet Type: 4 day, 8 session, invitational meet for all USA Swimming athletes who possess the qualification standards Teams Invited: All teams are invited and encouraged to participate in this meet, however, priority entry will be given to certain teams (see entry limitations details below).

Fees: MSI Entry fee of $3.00 and $3.00 per individual splash, $16.00 per relay, $45.00 facility fee (per swimmer), $3.00 program fee (per swimmer)

Time Schedule: Thursday Evening Timed Finals - Warm-Up 5:00 PM, Meet Start 6:10 PM Friday and Saturday Morning Prelims - Warm-Up 8:00 AM, Meet Start 9:10 AM Friday and Saturday Afternoon Timed Finals- Warm-Up Not Before 12:30 PM, Meet Start Not Before 1:30 PM Friday and Saturday Evening Finals - Warm-Up Not Before 4:00 PM, Meet Start Not Before 5:00 PM Sunday Morning Timed Finals- Warm-Up 7:00 AM, Meet Start 8:10 AM *Thursday start time may be moved earlier depending on the schedule of the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center. Warm-ups will begin no earlier than 4:00 PM, even if any changes are made.

Eligibility: Latest edition MN Swimming “BB” standards for 50 meter and 100 meter events. Latest edition MN Swimming “A” standards for 200 meter events and longer. All age groups will utilize their own age group standards to qualify. 13 & Over swimmers will qualify for the 50 meter butterfly, backstroke, and breaststroke events with the their age group’s standard for the corresponding 100 meter event, but will still use a 50 meter seed time to enter the event. Both LCM and SCY times will be accepted, with all LCM times seeded ahead of all SCY times. “NT” individual entries are not qualified and therefore, will not be accepted. Relay entry times must reasonably reflect the collective abilities of competitors selected for the relay. The host club may establish a lower time standard for its own athletes. Age of swimmer is determined by their age as of July 5, 2018 (first day of the meet).


LINK TO AQUAJETS MEET PAGE - detailed information including Timeline, Psych Sheet (also attached below), Scratch Deadlines, and Meet Programs (published after scratch deadline). This is a "penalty" meet if a swimmer No Shows (see below)

No-Shows—Prelims and Timed Finals (all age groups!) • Will be contacted by Administrative Referees and must check-in in order to be seeded in subsequent days’ events • Coaches may use declared false starts to avoid penalty • Missed swims will NOT be inserted into empty lanes, unless due to official or timer error

Scratching From Finals—Prelim/Final Events • Penalty for Failure to Compete in Finals (if not scratched by a Coach)—Barred from all further competition or $100 fine if swimmer has no further competition from which to be barred. Declared false starts and deliberate delay of meet are not permitted in finals and will be regarded as failure to compete. Relief only granted for medical/similar circumstance.