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Masters Meet – Dewitt

December 2 @ 10:00 am

2017 Dewitt Masters Swim Meet – Short Course Yards
Dewitt High School Natatorium

Saturday, December 2, 2017

Written Entry:  CLICK HERE

Sanction: Sanctioned by Michigan Masters. Sanction number. 197-S014

Schedule: Deck entries 10:00-10:30A.M., Warm-up 10:00-10:50. Events 11:00 a.m. Food & Social in cafeteria following the meet.

Facility: DeWitt High School Natatorium. The eight-lane pool has state-of-the art Paragon side step-up starting blocks, a Colorado timing system with a full matrix scoreboard, and seating for over 400 spectators. The length of the competition course without a bulkhead is in compliance and on file with USMS in accordance with articles 105.1.7 and 107.2.1

Directions:  From the east side of the State, take 1-69 west following the signs to Fort Wayne/Grand Rapids. Exit onto DeWitt Road (exit 85). Tum left at the stop sign at the top of the exit Continue south to Clark Road. Tum right onto Clark Road, and continue west less than a mile until you see the sign for DeWitt High School on the right-hand side of the road. Note: some people will need to take 1- 96 to 127 north (exit 106B) to get to 1-69. Once on 1-69 follow the above directions.

From the west side of the State, take 1-69 east following the signs to Flint. Exit onto DeWitt Road. Tum right at the stop sign at the top of the exit. Continue south to Clark Road. Tum right onto Clark Road, and continue west less than a mile until you see the sign for DeWitt High School on the right-hand side of the road.

Events:

Please enter either the crescendo, the pentathlon, OR your choice up to five events

• Crescendo = 50 free + 100 free + 200 free + 500 free
• Pentathlon= 50 fly+ 50back+ 50 brst + 50 free+ 100 IM

Times may be added across your events to determine winners in each age group for men and women. The lowest total wins. We may need your help in calculating crescendo and pentathlon results.

1. 50 yard butterfly
2. 200 yard freestyle
3. 50 yard backstroke
BREAK:  Plunge dive for distance/men
Plunge dive for distance. The swimmer performs a standing dive for distance from either the starting block or edge of the pool. Kicking or pulling will be reason for disqualification.
4. 100 yard freestyle
5. 50 yard breaststroke
BREAK: Plunge dive for distance for women
Plunge dive for distance. The swimmer performs a standing dive for distance from either the starting block or edge of the pool. Kicking or pulling will be reason for disqualification.
6. 50 yard freestyle
BREAK:   Goggle-flipping contest &Consanguineous relay
Goggle-flipping contest: The swimmer may stand in the water (anywhere) or at the starting block end of the pool. The swimmer’s task is to flip her/his goggles in the air so that they land hanging from the backstroke flags.
7. 100 yard individual medley
8. 500 yard freestyle

Awards: Michigan Masters ribbons for the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in each event. Special prizes for the overall male and female winners of the plunge dive for distance and for first person to succeed in the goggle-flipping contest. Special Award: Consanguineous Plaque (two relatives, blood- related, and Masters swimmers on each team compete In a 100 yd. Relay). This award has been re-established by Dave Berger and Sue Berger-Mann.

Eligibility:  Swimmers must have either a 2017 or 2018 registration with United States Masters Swimming. Standard masters swimming age groups: 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, … etc. Swimmer may enter a maximum of 5 swimming events.

Entries & Fees:  Send entries to Gregg Brace , 5500 Maple Ridge Rd., Haslett, Ml 48840. Mailed entries must be received by 5:00PM. November 30th. (ENTRY FORM ON NEXT PAGE) Mailed entries and fee is $20.00. Checks made out to DeWitt Public Schools. Deck entries and fee is $25.00. PROCEEDS FROM MEET GO TO DEWITT SWIM TEAM.

Questions?  The meet directors are Paul Chaffee (chaffeepa@frontier.com or 989/725-2863), Gregg Brace, Dewitt’s High School Swim Coach (work:517/367-3083), and Wally Dobler (517/372-8096). Starter: George Runciman (517) 281-6268.

 

Details

Date:
December 2
Time:
10:00 am
Event Category:

Venue

DeWitt High School
13601 Panther Dr
Dewitt, MI 48820 United States
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