DIXIE ZONE SHORT COURSE YARDS CHAMPIONSHIPS

RALEIGH AREA MASTERS INVITATIONAL

April 17-18, 1999

 

Sponsored by:

Raleigh Area Masters

Sanction by:

LMSC for NC, for USMS, Inc. Sanction No. 139-02

Meet Director:

Tim Sexauer

Meet Referee:

Debbie Resetar

Facility:

Pullen Aquatic Center, 410 Ashe Avenue, Raleigh, N.C. The pool is 50 meters by 25 yards with a bulkhead dividing the competition area into a 8 x 25 yard course. Non-turbulent lane lines and electronic timing system will be used. Continuous warm-up area will be available in the remaining 25 yard course area.

Rules:

Swimmers must be registered with U.S. Masters Swimming (USMS). A photocopy of your current 1999 registration must be attached to your entry. Registration will be available at the meet. The 1999 USMS rules shall prevail. Each swimmer will be limited to five events per day plus relays. Swimmers may enter either the 1650 or the 1000 Free, not both.

Fees:

Entry fees are $3.00 for each individual event and a $7.00 surcharge is added for zone fee, automatic timing and pool rental. Relay fees are $5.00. Fees must accompany entries and are non-refundable. Late and deck entries will be accepted. Late and deck entry fees will be $6.00 per event. Make checks payable to Raleigh Area Masters. Send entries to Tim Sexauer, 2121 Ruddy Road, Raleigh, North Carolina 27616.

Deadline:

Entry deadline to be seeded is April 5, 1999.

Awards:

Awards will be given for 1st - 8th place in each age group in each event. The high point winner in each age group will receive a custom award. Team awards will be given to the 1st - 3rd place teams.

Scoring:

Scoring will be 9-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 for individual events and 18-14-12-10-8-6-4-2 for relays.

Events:

Saturday, April 17, 1999 -- Warm-up for the 1650 and 1000 begins at 8:00 a.m. Heats for the 1650 and 1000 begin at 8:30 a.m. with a final check-in at 8:15 a.m. Heats will be mixed sex and swum fastest to slowest. Meet management reserves the right to re-deck seed based upon participation. Warm-up for other Saturday events will begin at 12:00 noon. Heats begin at 1:00 p.m. Deck entries for all Saturday afternoon events will be accepted until 12:00 noon.

Sunday, April 18, 1999 -- Warm-up begins at 8:00 a.m. and heats will begin at 9:00 a.m. A final check-in for the 500 free will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday morning. Deck entries for all Sunday events will be accepted until 8:45 a.m.

Lodging:

The Brownestone Hotel, 1707 Hillsborough Street, (919) 828-0811, will be the meet headquarters hotel. A block of rooms will be held at a special rate of $59 (single), $69 (double) plus tax per night until March 26, 1999. The hotel is approximately 1 mile from Pullen Aquatic Center. Indicate participation in Raleigh Area Masters swim meet to receive special rate.

Social:

There will be a "dutch treat" social at the Players Retreat Club on Saturday night, April 17, 1999. The PR is located across Hillsborough Street from the Brownestone, directly beside Darryl's Restaurant at 105 Oberlin Road. Food and beverages will be available from the menu.

LMSC-NC

Meeting:

There will be a meeting of LMSC-NC immediately following the events on Saturday, April 17, 1999.

Information:

Tim Sexauer, Meet Director, (919) 266-6315

To go to Raleigh Area Masters Invitational order of events.
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Date 12/19/98
http://www.NCmasters.org/13902des.html