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Bismarck Cat 5 Swim Meet

Jan 14, 2022 - Jan 16, 2022
January, 6 2022

Description

   More information to follow:

Location:  Bismarck Aquatic and Wellness Center, 1601 Canary Ave, Bismarck, ND 58503
Course:  Competition Pool: Eight-lane, 25-yard pool, 7 ft. depth through the entire course with a
bulkhead at the turn end. The competition pool has been certified in accordance with Rule
104.2.2C(4). A copy of such certification is on file with USA Swimming.
Other Pools: Continuous warm-up will be available in the other pools varying in depth
from 3.5 feet to 5.5 feet. During the competition, the use of the warm-up pools will be restricted to
swimmers in that session warming up and cooling down.
Format: This is a Prelim/Final Meet for 11&Over and a Timed Final Meet for 10&U.
Event Limit: 
Seeding: This meet will be seeded slowest to fastest for the Preliminaries and the Timed Finals
events. If there are only 2 heats for each event of the 9-12 500 Freestyle (#3/#4) and 11 & Over 1650
Freestyle (#15/#16), then the heats will be circle seeded, with alternating girls’ and boys’ heats just
for the 1650 Freestyle.
o No-Time (NT) Entries Will Not Be Accepted! No-Time entries will be rejected. It is
recommended the coach obtain entry times during practice that are well within the
ability of the swimmer.
o The last three heats of all Preliminary events will be circle seeded except as noted
above.
o The top 8 Finalists from the 11-12 age group Preliminary sessions will swim in the A
Finals; the top 16 Finalists from the 13-14 and 15&O age groups Preliminary sessions
will swim in B/A Finals: 9th – 16th in B Finals and 1st – 8th in A Finals.
o Relays require positive check-in. Only relays checked-in prior to the close of the
scratch box for their respective session will be seeded and allowed to swim. Relay
declarations are due 30 minutes prior to the start of the session in which they will
swim.
Awards:  Individual Medals: 1-8 Individual Ribbons: 9-16
Relay Medals 1-3 Relay Ribbons 4-8
Scoring and awards will be based on USA Swimming’s Standard Age Groups:
8 & Under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15 & Older
Individual high points for all age group awards (1st-3rd place) will be given at the conclusion of the meet.
Fees:  $5.50 per swimmer for NDLSC fee
             $26.50 per swimmer for pool electronic timer fee
             $1.50 per swimmer per individual event
              $3.00 per Relay event
Meet Schedule:
Estimated Time Schedule -- Subject to change (see Meet Start section for details):
           Friday: General Meeting 11:30 AM-12:00 PM
                        Warm-ups* 12:00 PM
                        Competition Begins – Timed Finals 1:30 PM
           Saturday: Preliminary Warm-ups* 7:00 AM
                        Prelims Competition Begins 8:10 AM
                       10 & Under Timed Finals Warm-ups* 12:15 PM (Tentative)
                       Timed Finals Competition Begins 1:00 PM (Tentative)
                        Finals Warm-Ups* 4:00 PM
                        Finials Competition Begins 5:10 PM (Tentative)
            Sunday: Preliminary Warm-ups* 7:00 AM
                        Prelims Competition Begins 8:10 AM
                       10 & Under Timed Finals Warm-ups* 12:15 PM (Tentative)
                        Timed Finals Competition Begins 1:00 PM (Tentative)
                        Finals Warm-Ups* 4:00 PM
                        Finials Competition Begins 5:10 PM (Tentative)
PLEASE NOTE: ALL TIMES ARE CENTRAL STANDARD TIME

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