Central Zone Open Water Championships
Hello Express Families,
Here you can find information for the Central Zone Open Water Championships. Please Note: This is not a sign-up for the meet. You must sign your swimmer up individually with the WI Zone Team. Here is a link to the WI Zone Team Portal. Sign-up should open hopefully this week!
There will be an Open Water Zone Clinic on Thursday, June 14th. For more information on the clinic, please use the following link. Open Water Clinic Sign-up
The meet will again be held at Lake Andrea, in Pleasant Prairie, WI (adjacent to the RecPlex).
Qualifying Time/Eligibility: Qualification times shall be the National “A” time in the following:
• Open 5K: Minimum 15-16 “A” Time in 400/500, 800/1000 or 1500/1650 Freestyle
• 13-14 3K: Minimum 13-14 “A” Time in 400/500, 800/1000 or 1500/1650 Freestyle
• 11-12 2K: Minimum 11-12 “A” Time in 200, 400/500, 800/1000, or 1500/1650 Freestyle
• 10&Under 1K: Minimum 10&Under “A” Time in 200 or 400/500 Freestyle
Entry Fees: $25.00 per open water event $1.00 per swimmer Wisconsin Swimming Surcharge ($26.00 total). *This does not include WI Swimming Zone Team Fees*
I have attached WI Swimming sponsored practiced dates. These can be used to get acclimated to open water swimming and racing strategies prior to the day of competition.
If you have any questions regarding this meet, or eligibility, please do not hesitate to ask.