2020 YMCA State Meet in Orlando




February 21-23, 2020

Sanctioned by:         YMCA of the USA                 YMCA Sanction: Pending

Observed by:           Florida Swimming, Inc.        FL Swimming Observation:  Pending

“In granting this observation it is understood and agreed that USA Swimming and Florida Swimming shall be free and held harmless from any liability or claims from damages arising by reason of injuries to anyone during the conduct of the event.”

The competition course has been certified in accordance with 104.2.2C(4). The copy of such certification is on file with USA Swimming.

Hosted by:               YMCA of Central Florida

Type of Meet:           *   Indoor 25 yard - 8 lane short course meet – Depth is 7 ft.                               

                                 *   8 & under, 10 & under – Timed Finals                 

                                 *   11-12, 13-14, & Senior – Preliminaries, Consolation Finals, and Championship Finals for                                     the top 16 swimmers in each event EXCEPT for the 500, 1000, 1650 Free, 400 IM and 11-                                     12  200 IM, which will all be timed final events. Championship Finals will be followed by                                           Consolation Finals            

                                *   All relays will be conducted as timed finals.

                               The 400 relays (medley and free) will be offered as Senior only and swum during the                                      final sessions, while 200 relays (medley and free) will be offered as 11-12, 13-14 and                                      Senior and swum during the preliminary.

                               *   Meet management may opt to use fly-over starts at this competition.

                               *   The meet may be conducted in two courses for prelims and timed finals (afternoon                                             sessions). Finals will be conducted in one 8 lanes

                               *   Swimmer’s age is their age on the first day of this meet, February 21, 2020.

Dates & Times:         Friday, Feb 21:            Session #1 - Warm up 4:30pm/Timed Finals

                                 Saturday, Feb 22:       Session #2 – Warm up 7:00am/Prelims 8:30 

                                                                    Session #3 – Warm up Not before Noon (10&U)/Timed Finals

                                                                     forty-five   (45) minutes guaranteed   

                                                                     Session #4 – Warm up 4:00pm/Finals 5::30pm

                                 Sunday, Feb 23:          Session #5 – Warm up 7:00am/Prelims 8:30am (11&O)

                                                                     Session #6 – Warm up Not before Noon (10&U)/Timed Finals

                                                                     forty five (45) minutes guaranteed          

                                                                     Session #7 – Warm up 3:00pm/Finals 4:30pm (11&O)

Location:                  Rosen YMCA Aquatic Center

                                8422 International Drive

                                Orlando, FL  32819

Eligibility:                 Open to all currently registered YMCA swimmers.  All swimmers must be members in good                                    standing of the YMCA they represent for a minimum of 90 days prior to the first day of the                                      meet and must have represented only that YMCA in competition for a period of 90 days prior                                  to the first day of the meet. Athletes must meet all eligibility rules established by the YMCA of                                  the USA as contained in the Rules That Govern YMCA Sports. All athletes must have                                              represented their YMCA in three closed YMCA meets since September 1, 2019.  Any YMCA                                  swimmer who represents or has at anytime represented a scholastic institution beyond                                            Grade 12 in competitive swimming is ineligible to participate in this meet. YMCA Swim                                            Teams need to follow the YMCA Competitive Swimming Black Book. Coaches must                                              submit, with their entries, the names of the three dual meets at which their athletes                                        have competed. Swimmer’s age is their age on the first day of this meet, February 21,                                    2020.

                                Only coaches, officials and meet volunteers will be allowed on the competition course.                                            Anyone interested in being a meet volunteer is encouraged to contact the meet director at                                       mbrady@cfymca.org for more information.

Entry Limit:              8 & under, and 10 & under are limited to entering and swimming a maximum of four (4)                                            events per day, excluding relays.1

                                1-12, 13-14, and Senior are limited to entering and swmming a maximum of three (3) events                                  per day, excluding relays.  Swimmers may only swim a specific distance and stroke in one                                      age group category.

Entry Fees:              Individual Events                       Relays

                                 10 & Under - $4.15/event              10 & Under - $5.00/relays

                                 11 & Older - $6.10/event               11 & Older - $5.00/relay

Facility Surcharge:    $15.00 per swimmer

Entry Deadline:        Entries must be received no later than 11:59pm on Tuesday, February 11, 2020. LATE                                             ENTRIES AND DECK ENTRIES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.