2018 OHIO JUNIOR OLYMPIC STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS (MIAMI UNIVERSITY)
Meet: Ohio Junior Olympic
Location: Miami University, Oxford (OH)
Dates: July 19-22, 2018
Deadline to Sign Up: Monday, July 9 at midnight - click "Attend this Event" on team website. Swimmers who earn JO qualifying times at Regionals will be added to the meet by their coach.
Maximum Events: Swimmers can enter a maximum of seven (7) individual events for the meet and up to three (3) individual events per day plus relays.
Special Note: if you have more than the maximum 7 individual qualifying times for this meet, ask you coach which events to "remove" from your lineup - coaches will setup relays
Qualifying for this meet:To enter this meet in individual events, swimmers must have achieved a JO cut in either short course (SC) 25-yard or long course (LC) 50-meter pools since Jan 1 of previous year. Visit the Raider Top Times homepage found under the Team Info menu and view both reports (short course yards and long course meters) to see if you have cuts in individual events. Remember - you can qualify for this meet if you have a cut from either season! Relay qualifiers will be announced in the weeks leading up to the meet.
Entry Rules: Only long course meter times or short course yard times since Jan 1st of the previous year may be used. Age on the first day of competition will determine which age group the swimmer will enter for the entire meet.
Entry Fees: Event fee for individual events are $6 per event (relays are $11 - or $2.75 per athlete) plus a $4 one-time swimmer surcharge.
Meet Format: This is a prelim/final championship meet for 11-14 year olds and TIMED FINAL FOR 10&UNDERS. All events on Thursday are timed finals (swum once). The top 16 swimmers in each individual event on Friday, Saturday and Sunday (ages 11-14) will compete at finals each evening. The 13-14 1500 Free, 400 FR and 400 IM plus the 11-12 400 Free, 400 IM, 200 BK, 200 BR, 200 Fly will only be swum once, along with all relays. The fastest 16 seeded relays on Friday and Saturday will be swum during finals. All relays 17th and slower will be swum during the preliminaries. All relays on Sunday will be swum during the morning session prelims. Failure to show at finals, unless the coach signs a scratch form during preliminaries, will result in the swimmer being barred from his/her next events. Failure to show at finals on Sunday will result in a $25 fine.
Awards: Medals top 8 (relays top 3), Ribbons 9-16 (relays (4-8), Outstanding Ohio Male & Female Award for highest total USA Swimming Power Points, Individual High Point Plaques for each gender for age groups (10&Un, 11-12, 13-14), Top 3 Team Trophies for both Large Team and Small Team
Admission: There is no admission to an Ohio Championship meet
Time Trials: Swimmer can signup for time trials which are held immediately following prelims each day. Swimmers may not exceed the maximum number of events per day including time trial events
Hotel Information: TBD
Team Warm-ups: (TBA)