Avon Classic (Reg. Deadline - June 6th)
LOCATION: Avon Pool, 36265 Detroit Rd. Avon, Ohio 44011 (440) 934-7633
Directions: From I-90 in Avon, Ohio exit 153, head south on Rt 83 (Avon Belden Rd.) to the first traffic light, turn right to head west on Detroit Rd. Continue to second traffic light then turn left (south) into Avon Post Office. Avon Aquatic facility is down the long driveway on the south side. Please park as directed by parking attendants. The lot closer to the Avon Aquatic Facility will be reserved for members using the recreation pool.
POOL: 50 meters by 10 lanes, Colorado timing system, bleacher seating for spectators, space to place tents and foldup chairs for swimmers families in the grassy area inside and outside the fenced area. Tents cannot be staked into the grass inside the fenced area by the pool deck. Locker room facilities are very small and cannot accommodate large number of people at one time. Please plan accordingly and arrive early. Small lockers will be available. Free parking will be available and overflow parking will be directed. Concession will be provided by a vendor. No coolers or outside food to be brought into the fenced pool facility. They may be kept with individual canopies or tents in the grassy area outside the fence. Competition will be conducted using 8 lanes with a continuous warm-up and warm-down lane. The competition course has not been certified in accordance with 104.2.2C (4). The depth of the pool at the start end is 11 feet, 6inches. The depth at the turn end is 3 feet, 6 inches.
STARTING TIMES: Saturday and Sunday morning session warm-ups will be 7:30 – 8:30 a.m. with competition starting at 8:35 a.m. Warm-up will be split by team if the average number of swimmers per lane is scheduled to exceed 30 swimmers per lane, into a minimum of thirty (30) minutes per group. A finalized warm up timeline will be posted to www.lakeerieswimming.com by July 3, 2018.
Afternoon warm-up will begin 15 minutes after the conclusion of the morning session.
Afternoon warm-up will be for a 45 minute period. Warm-up will be split by team if the average number of swimmers per lane is scheduled to exceed 30 swimmers per lane, into a minimum of two groups, in which case warm-up shall be a minimum thirty (30) minutes per group. Estimated afternoon start times will be posted at www.lakeerieswimming.com by Tuesday, July 3, 2017.
QUALIFYING TIMES: There are no qualifying time standards for this meets. NT will not be accepted; if the swimmer has no time, please provide an estimate. All entry times must be in long course meters. All non-conforming times must be converted to long course meters