2015 BAC Winter Invitational

Feb 6, 2015 (02:00 AM) - Feb 8, 2015 (02:00 AM)
February, 1 2015

Description

2015 Bulldog Aquatics Club

WINTER INVITATIONAL

Saturday & Sunday

February 6 - 8, 2015

 

Sponsored by          Bulldog Aquatics Club

 

Location                    Louisiana Tech University

                                    Lambright Sports Center

                                    921 Tech Drive

                                    Ruston, LA  71270                          318-257-4634

Sanctioned by         Louisiana Swimming, Inc., Sanction # pending

                                    Held under the sanction of USA Swimming

Meet Director          Paulette Butterfield

Meet Referee           Ammi Schillinger

Schedule                 
Friday             Session 1     Warm-ups:    4:30 pm / Meet start:  5:30 pm
Saturday        Session 2     Warm-ups:    7:30 am / Meet start:  9:15 am
Saturday        Session 3     Warm-ups:    not before 12 pm (immediately after am session) / Meet start 75 
                                                                 minutes after warm-ups begin
Sunday          Session 4     Warm-ups:    8:30 am / Meet start:  10:15 am
Length and number of warm-up sessions will be determined after all entries are received.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Facility                      
Indoor, heated, 25 yard, eight-lane course with non-turbulence lane lines.  A separate warm-up/down lane is available throughout the meet.

                                   
Water Depth:  The water depth at the start is 13’0”; 15 meters from the start the depth is 11’11”.  At the turn the depth is 4’6”; at 15 meters from the turn the depth is 5’0”.
                     
Pool Certification:  The competition course has not been certified in accordance with 104.2.2C(4).

 

Timing                      
Colorado Time System 6 with touch pads and back-up buttons will be used.  Colorado digital display scoreboard will be used.

Rules                        
Conduct of this sanctioned event shall conform in every respect to all technical and administrative rules of USA Swimming and Louisiana Swimming. 
                                  
At a sanctioned competitive event, USA Swimming athlete members must be under the supervision of a USA Swimming member coach during warm-ups, competition, and warm-down.  The Meet Director or Meet Referee shall assist the athlete in making arrangements for such supervision.
                             
Any swimmer entered in the meet must be certified by a USA Swimming member-coach as being proficient in performing a racing start or must start each race from within the water.  When unaccompanied by a member-coach it is the responsibility of the swimmer or the swimmer’s legal guardian to ensure compliance with this requirement.
                              
All meet directors, referees, starters, and stroke and turn judges serving in an official capacity must be members of USA Swimming. 
                               
All coaches and officials MUST constantly display their current USA Swimming credentials or be prepared to present their USA Swimming ID card as proof of their registration to the Meet Director or a designee at any time.  The Meet Referee reserves the right to ask for coach credential display and/or deny deck access if coach does not comply or card is no longer valid/current.
                                 
Use of audio or visual recording devices, including a cell phone, is not permitted in changing areas, rest rooms or locker rooms.

 

Eligibility                   
No entrant will be permitted to compete unless the entrant is a member of USA Swimming as provided in Article 302.                             
A swimmer’s age of February 6, 2015 will determine their competition division.

Limit of Events     
Each swimmer may swim 5 individual events per day plus relays.

Meet Limit               
The meet is limited to the first 350 entries received.  Teams will not be split.

 

Entries                       Entries must be electronically submitted.

                                    Deadline:      Monday, February 2

                                    Email:                        paulette@latech.edu

Deck entries:            Will be permitted in available lanes.  No new heats will be created.  All deck entries are double the entry fee.

 

Entry Fees                Individual events:     $3.50

                                    Relay events:            $8.00

                                    LA surcharge:           $5.00

 

                                    Payment must be made before contesting events.

                                    Checks are to be made payable to:  BAC

 

Scoring                    
8 & under events will be scored as 6 & under and 7-8
10 & under events will be scored as 8 & under and 9-10
12 & under individual events will be scored as 8 & under, 9-10, and 11-12                           
13 & over individual events will be scored as 13-14 and 15 & over
Open individual events will be scored as 12 & under, 13-14, 15 & over

Individual events will be scored as follows: 
20, 17, 16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 9, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 
Relay events will be scored as follows: 
40, 34, 32, 30, 28, 26, 24, 22, 11, 14, 12, 10, 8, 6, 4, 2

                                                                                                      

Awards                     Individual & Relay Events:

                                                Medals           1st – 3rd (all ages)

                                                Ribbons        4th – 8th (all ages)

                                                                        9th – 16th (12 & under only)

                                    Heat winner awards will be given.

 

                                    High Point Awards:

Given for the first and second place male and female in the following age groups:  6 & under (Saturday events only), 8 & under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15 & over.

 

Team Awards: 

Team awards will be given for first through third place teams

 

Motel                  Hampton Inn

1315 Trenton Street

Ruston, LA  71270

318-251-3090

Double rooms $99/night

 

DEADLINE:  January 26, 2015

GROUP:  Bulldog Aquatics / LTU Invitational
 

Facility Notes  

 

       
There is limited on-site bleacher seating available.  Please bring chairs, etc.  Tickets will be issued for anyone parking on the grass or in unmarked spots.  Additional parking is available across the street at the high school.

 

           

ORDER OF EVENTS

 

Session 1 – Friday PM

GIRLS

AGE

EVENT

BOYS

1

10 & under

200 IM

2

3

12 & under

500 free

4

5

Open

1000 free

6

10 & under individual events will be scored as 8 & under and 9-10

12 & under individual events will be scored as 10 & under and 11-12

Open individual events will be scored as 12 & under, 13-14 and 15 & over

Events 3-4 & 5-6

  • Will be deck seeded
  • Positive check-in will be required prior to the end of warm-ups
  • Swimmers must provide their own timers and counters
  • This event will be swam fastest to slowest alternating girls & boys (but scored separately)

 

Session 2 – Saturday AM

GIRLS

AGE

EVENT

BOYS

7

9 - 10

50 free

8

9

8 & under

25 free

10

11

10 & under

100 breast

12

13

8 & under

25 breast

14

15

10 & under

50 fly

16

17

8 & under

25 fly

18

19

10 & under

100 back

20

21

8 & under

25 back

22

23

10 & under

200 free

24

25

8 & under

50 free

26

27

10 & under

200 free relay

28

29

8 & under

100 free relay

30

8 & under individual events will be scored as 6 & under and 7-8

10 & under individual events will be scored as 8 & under and 9-10

                                 

Session 3 – Saturday PM

GIRLS

AGE

EVENT

BOYS

31

13 & over

100 free

32

33

11 – 12

50 free

34

35

13 & over

200 breast

36

37

11 – 12

100 breast

38

39

13 & over

100 fly

40

41

11 – 12

50 fly

42

43

13 & over

200 back

44

45

11 – 12

100 back

46

47

13 & over

200 free

48

49

11 – 12

200 free

50

51

Open

200 medley relay

52

53

11 – 12

200 medley relay

54

55

Open

400 IM

56

13 & over individual events will be scored as 13-14 and 15 & over

Open individual events will be scored as 12 & under, 13-14, 15 & over

Events 55-56

  • Will be deck seeded
  • Positive check-in will be required prior to the end of warm-ups
  • Swimmers must provide their own timers
  • This event will be swam fastest to slowest alternating girls & boys (but scored separately)

 

Session 4 – Sunday AM

GIRLS

AGE

EVENT

BOYS

57

13 & over

50 free

58

59

12 & under

100 free

60

61

13 & over

200 fly

62

63

12 &under

100 fly

64

65

13 & over

100 back

66

67

12 & under

50 back

68

69

13 & over

200 IM

70

71

12 & under

100 IM

72

73

13 & over

100 breast

74

75

12 & under

50 breast

76

77

*Mixed age

*250 free relay

78

79

13 & over

500 free

80

*250 free relay= 15 & over =100 free, 13-14=75 free, 10 & under=25, 11-12=50 free

12 & under individual events will be scored as 8 & under, 9-10, and 11-12 
13 & over individual events will be scored as 13-14 and 15 & over

Events 79-80

  • Will be deck seeded
  • Positive check-in will be required prior to the end of warm-ups
  • Swimmers must provide their own timers & counters
  • This event will be swam fastest to slowest alternating girls and boys (but scored separately)

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