2010 Senior State Championship


GT Aquatic Center
750 Ferst Street
Atlanta , GA


DECEMBER 3-5, 2010      
FACILITY:                            Georgia Tech Aquatic Center. The pool is located on the GA Tech campus on Ferst Drive. This facility seats 1,900 and contains both a competition pool and diving well. The competition pool is 50 meter by 10 lanes, with two movable bulkheads so that courses can be set up for 25 yards or 25 meters. The competition course has been certified in accordance with 104.2.2C(4). The copy of such certification is on file with USA Swimming & Georgia Swimming.
ELIGIBILITY:                       Open to all swimmers registered with Georgia Swimming who have achieved the required time standard for each event entered since December 11th, 2009. Swimmers who have achieved the 1000 Free qualifying standard may enter the 1650 Free.
FORMAT:                              All individual events will be conducted on a Preliminary
and Final basis with the exception of the 1650 Freestyle, which will be conducted as timed final events. All relay events will be Timed Finals. 
1650 free entrantswill have an AM/PM option to be declared with the Clerk of Course at time of check-in. The fastest women’s and men’s heat of those swimmers checked in as “PM” will be swum in the Sunday Finals session in numerical order. The remaining 1650 free heats will be conducted in the Sunday Prelims and will beswum fastest to slowest alternating women then men and will be the last event in Sunday’s Prelims.
                                                Championship, Consolation and two Bonus Heats (four heats in
                                                    all) will be swum in all prelim/final events except for the 400 IM and 500  
                                                    Free where only a Championship and Consolation final heat will be
                                                    conducted. Ten lanes will be used for all final heats.
                                                    The Championship Heat for each event will precede the
                                                     Consolation Heat which will precede the Bonus Heats during the  
                                                     Finals order of events.
                                                     Note: Those swimmers named as First and Second Alternate in each
                                                     prelim/final event must stand by the Starter at the beginning of the event
                                                     for which they are named as Alternate if they wish to swim if called.
FORMAT (Cont.):                   Relays: All 200 Free Relays and 200 Medley Relays will be swum in the Prelims on Friday (entry limit – two entries per team). All 800 Free Relays will be swum at the end of Finals on Friday and each team will be limited to one entry each for women and men.
                                                   The 400 Medley Relay (entry limit – two per team) will be swum in the Finals on Saturday after the 500 Free. Teams that want to swim the 400 Medley Relay during prelims on Saturday should declare so when checking in at the Clerk of Course. Relays that swim in prelims will do so before the 500 Free during the Saturday Prelims.
                                                    All heats of the 400 Free Relay (entry limit – two per team) will be swum during the Prelims on Sunday.
                                                    In order to maintain a reasonable timeline and to regulate the continuity of the meet the Meet Manager, in consultation with the Meet Management Committee (Meet Manager, Senior Committee Chairs, Meet Referees), reserves the right to make the final decisions on the following: Dive over starts; rest breaks; use of two pools for all or part of the prelims; scheduling of time trial swims; other issues that affect the management, versus the conduct, of the meet.
SEEDING:                              All events will be pre-seeded with the exception of the 500 Free, 400 IM, 1650 Free, and all relays. These events will require a positive check-in.
SCHEDULE:              All Preliminaries Sessions:
                                                    Warm-up:          7:30 AM
                                                     Start:                 9:00 AM
                                        Friday and Saturday Dec 3rd and 4th Finals:
                                                Warm-up:        4:30 PM
                                                Start:                5:30 PM                                                                                     
                                       Sunday Dec 5th  Finals:
                                                Warm-up:        4:00 PM
                                                Start:               5:00 PM
CHECK-IN:                                         In order to be seeded into the deck-seeded events, swimmers and                                                       relay teams must check in with the Clerk of Course. Clerk of                                                                        Course will close at the following times:
                                                Friday – 8:15 AM for the 200 Free Relays
                                                              8:30 AM for the 400 IM, 200 Med. Relays and late entries
                                                             10:00 AM for time trials held after prelims. See meet 
                                                              referee with requests for time trials after finals.               
                                                                           5:30 PM for the 800 Free Relays
                                                Saturday – 8:30 AM for the 500 Free, 400 Medley Relays and
                                                                  late entries.
                                                                 10:00 AM for time trials held after prelims. See meet
                                                                  referee with requests for time trials after finals.
                                                                               12:30 PM for the 1650 Free
                                                Sunday – 8:30 AM for the 400 Free Relays and late entries.
                                                                    10:00 AM for time trials held after prelims. See meet referee
                                                                     with requests for time trials after finals.                                    
ENTRY LIMIT:         Swimmers will be limited to competing in three (3) individual events per day plus relays. Time trial events are included in the three individual event per day limit. Each team will be limited to two (2) relay team entries per event, except for the 800 Free Relays which will be limited to one entry per team per event. 
PROOF OF TIMES:              Swimmers who enter this state championship meet must have achieved a time equal to or faster than the qualifying time for each event entered since December 11th, 2009. Final results will be reviewed by the Senior Chairman to determine swimmers' eligibility at this meet. If a swimmer fails to achieve the qualifying standard at the meet and cannot prove that he/she achieved the qualifying standard prior to the entry deadline for the meet, then Georgia Swimming, Inc. will invoke a fine of $50.00 against the team of said swimmer, or against the swimmer if unattached, for each non-qualifying swim. Failure to pay in the manner prescribed by Georgia Swimming, Inc. will result in the barring of said team or swimmer from participating in the next state championship meet.
ENTRY FEES:                                    Individual event: four dollars and fifty cents ($4.50) each
$15 per swimmer facility surcharge
All Relays: six dollars ($6.00) each
Time trials: six dollars ($6.00) each
Make checks payable to: Amateur Swimming Foundation, Inc.
Entries will not be accepted unless accompanied by fees.
LATE ENTRIES:                   On site late entries will be permitted only if open lanes are available and will be seeded with NT. No additional heats will be created in pre-seeded events. Late entry fees will be doubled for individual and relay events. Coaches’ late entering swimmers on site must have proof ofUSA registration for each late enteringswimmer, or, complete a USA registration form and pay the $65 USA registration fee plus a $25 Georgia Swimming, Inc., late registration fee before late entries will be accepted. These fees will be refunded upon verification of registration. Late entries will be accepted up until 30 minutes prior to the start of the affected session.
GIRLS                                                                                      BOYS
FRIDAY, December 3rdPrelim warm-up @ 7:30 AM Start @ 9:00 AM
Finals warm-up @ 4:30 PM,  Start @ 5:30 PM
     1                                         Senior 200 Free Relay                                                   2
                                                    (All heats in Prelims)
     3                                         Senior 100 Breast                                                                    4
     5                                        Senior 200 Free                                                            6
     7                                         Senior 100 Fly                                                                                      8
     9                                         Senior 200 Medley Relay                                           10                                                          
                                                    (All heats in Prelims)
  11                                         Senior   400 IM                                                                        12
   13                                         Senior 800 Free Relay                                                 14
                                                    (All heats in finals) 
SATURDAY, December 4thPrelim warm-up @ 7:30 AM Start @ 9:00 AM
Finals warm-up @ 4:30 PM,  Start @ 5:30 PM
      15                                      Senior 200 Fly                                                            16
      17                                      Senior 50 Free                                                                        18   
      19                                      Senior 200 Breast                                                       20
      21                                      Senior 100 Back                                                         22
23                                      Senior   400 Medley Relay *(AM/PM Option)             24
25                                      Senior 500 Free                                                          26       
SUNDAY, December 5thPrelim warm-up @ 7:30 AM Start @  9:00 AM
Finals warm-up @ 4:00 PM Start @ 5:00 PM
      27                                      Senior 200 Back                                                           28
29                         **Senior Women 1650 Free**   (AM/PM Option)                                                           
                                          Senior Men 100 Free                                                     30
31                                                 Senior Women 100 Free
                                    **Senior Men 1650 Free** (AM/PM Option)                                    32  
        33                                              Senior 200 IM                                                                                        34
        35                                                Senior 400 Free Relay                                                                  36
                                                                (All heats of 400 Free Relay in prelims)
*AM/PM Option. During Finals, the 400 Medley Relay will be swum after the 500 Freestyles.
**1650 Free will be swum last during prelims and Fastest heats (of those swimmers checked in as “PM”) in numerical order during finals.
Check in for the 1650 Free will be Saturday at 12:30 PM. Swimmers must declare their AM/PM preference at that time.


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Date & time: 
Friday, December 3, 2010 - 12:00am to Sunday, December 5, 2010 - 3:15pm