2018 Calvin Summer Classic
– Calvin College
Venema Aquatic Center
3195 Knight Way SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546-4406
Thursday Evening (Timed Finals) 4:00pm warm-up 5:00pm meet start
Friday Morning (Prelims) 8:00am warm-up 9:00am meet start
Friday Evening (Finals) 4:30pm warm-up 5:30pm meet start
Saturday Morning (Prelims) 8:00am warm-up 9:00am meet start
Saturday Evening (Finals) 4:30pm warm-up 5:30pm meet start
Eligibility - 2018 Calvin Summer Classic is for those swimmers who are 13 and older. All swimmers must be currently registered with United States of America Swimming (USA-S). A swimmer's age on first date of meet will determine his/her eligibility for a particular age group.
Meet Format - This meet is a 13 & Over prelims/finals meet. The 400IM and the 1500 Freestyle on Thursday. All other events will be swam as prelim/finals where finals will consist of 4 heats of 7 swimmers (D, C, B and A).
Individual Entry Limits -
Swimmers may enter a maximum of 2 individual events on Thursday and 3 individual events and 1 relay event each day Friday and Saturday
Electronic Entries - $5.00 per individual timed finals event, $7.50 per individual prelim/finals event, and $12.00 for relays. Please include a $1.00 Michigan Swimming surcharge plus a $30.00 CW Coaches fee.
Scratch Rules - Prior to check in close a swimmer may scratch events at the Clerk of Course After check in closes, you must see the Meet Referee to scratch an event.
Swimmers who qualify for finals are expected to compete in the finals session or scratch. Per USA National Scratch Rules---an athlete has 30 minutes after announcing and posting of prelims results to scratch or declare their intent to scratch. Scratches from finals will be taken only by the Clerk of Course at the announcer’s table. Swimmers who do not scratch from a finals event and do not compete may be subject to consequences set forth in USA Swimming Rule 207.11.6(D) and (E).
MORE INFO ABOUT THIS MEET IS IN THE MEET PACKET PDF. PLEASE READ IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT THIS MEET.