Central Zone Open Water Championships

June 14, 2018 - June 15, 2018
May 31, 2018


This is a great event that we have attended in previous years. You must sign up your child via the Midwestern Swimming sign up page. The clinic is on June 14th and the event on June 15th. See information below:


My name is Nate Skidmore, and I will be the Head Coach for the Midwestern Central Zone Zone Open Water Team. The Zone Open Water Meet is held in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin June 14th - 15th. Thursday June 14th will be a clinic about open water swimming, and June 15th will be the competition date. The qualifying times for the meet are:

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

This will be a parent/family travel meet. Midwestern will reimburse at the Sectional Level ($100.00 with reimbursement application and proven expenses/receipts).

You can find the general meet information at

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Midwestern Zone Open Water team or have any questions please send an email to me at

Below are the links to the MW Open Water Zone Team and the Code and Release Form. Both must be completed to be considered for the MW Open Water Zone Team. DEADLINE for application is JUNE 1, 2018.

MW Open Water Zone Team Application

MW Open Water Code and Release Form

Thank You,
Nate Skidmore