Black Hills Gold Pentathlon

Jan 22, 2022
January, 7 2022


More information to follow:

Location: Donald E Young Center Pool, Black Hills State University, 16625 St. Joe, Spearfish, SD 57783.
Course:  South Dakota – 25 Meter; 6 lanes with wave-calming dividers; 6 lanes will be used for competition; Daktronics timing system with manual backup. In the event of a timing console failure, the meet will continue with manual timing with three (3) watches per lane, each operated by a separate timer. The competition course has been certified in accordance with Article 104.2.2C(4).
Format:  This will be a Combined meet. Events will swim as Timed finals.
Event Limit: Swimmers may swim a maximum of 5 individual events for the meet, but no more than 5 per day.
Seeding: Swimmer will be seeded slowest to fastest in the timed final format.
Awards:  Awards will be given for the following age groups: 8-Under, 9-10, 1-12, 13-14, and 15 and over. Awards will be given to individual swimmers in each age group. Trophies will be given for 1st through 5th place. First place will go to the swimmer competing in all 5 events in the least time, second place to the swimmer completing in all 5 in the second least time, etc. Awards will not be given for individual events. There will not be team awards.
Fees: $38.00 flat entry fee per individual enters the swimmer in all five events which include the $3.00 SD Head Tax swimmer and facility fee.
There will be NO REFUNDS of fees (other than refunds due to the need to comply with the four-hour time limit for swimmers 12 & under).