Swimming

Swimming

                    
 
COMMISSIONER
 
Bob Jenkyns
Commissioner since 2015
 
Entry Chair: Diana Hall,  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
Meet Referee: Troy Brovold, (719) 332-4514
 
Competition Dates: Friday, June 8 - Sunday, June 10
 
Competition Site: U.S. Olympic Training Center Aquatics Building, 1 Olympic Plaza, Colorado Springs
 
All athletes participating in sports at the OTC must sign the following waiver/release form before participating.  To expedite this process, CLICK HERE, to download the waiver.  Please sign and bring it to check in on the first day of competition.  Children who are under 18 must have a parent or legal guardian sign.
 
PARTICIPANT ENTRY FEES AND DEADLINES
 
REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED FOR SWIMMING
 
Entries must be received by Wednesday, May 30, 2018.
 
Military Support Program:  
The Military Support Program has been created to allow active duty and retired service members, their spouses and dependents to participate in the Rocky Mountain State Games at up to a 50% discount off the normal registration fees. For Military Registration Assistance applications and more information, visit the Military Support Program webpage.
 
COMPETITION FORMAT DETAILS
 
Rules:  
2018 USA Swimming (www.usaswimming.org) and CSI (www.coloradoswimming.org) rules will govern the meet.  The Meet Referee will have final authority for the conduct of the meet.  All events will be timed finals and be seeded slowest to fastest, except for the 400 & 1500 free which will be swum fastest to slowest alternating a heat of girls and a heat of boys.  Use long course meters times on all entries.  Use of audio or visual recording devices, including a cell phone, is not permitted in changing areas, rest rooms, or locker rooms.  No on deck photography from behind the starting platforms.  On deck changing is not allowed. Age dertermination date is as of June 8, 2018.
 
Facility:  
10 lane 50 meter pool.  Depending upon entries, the meet will be swam in 8 or 9 lanes, leaving up to 2 lanes available for continuous warm-up and cool-down during the meet.  The competition course has not been certified in accordance with USA Swimming regulation 104.2.2C (4).  The starting end is 6 feet 7 inches deep and the turn end is also 6 feet 7 inches deep. The length of the competition course is in compliance and on file with USMS in accordance with articles 105.1.7 and 107.2.1, but as a bulkhead course, is subject to length confirmation. Eligibility of times for USMS Top 10 and Records contingent on verification of bulkhead placement.
 
Timing: 
Colorado Timing System with touch pads, back-up buttons, watches and an electronic scoreboard.
 
Warm-ups:  
CSI warm-up procedures will govern this meet. Warm-up assignments will be distributed by Tuesday, June 5.
 
Awards:  
Medals will be awarded in individual events for 1st-3rd place in the following age groups:  10 & Under, 11-12, 13-14, 15 & Over. Medals will be awarded to age increments of 5 years in the 23 & Over divisions. Awards will be available for pick up throughout the meet.
 
Meet Info:  
Swimmers who will be representing a team, warming up with a team, hanging out with a team or are in any way affiliated with a team, please submit your entries as a team using Hy-Tek and not individually.  Any questions about this procedure should be directed to the entry chairman before submitting your entries.
 
Athletes entering as individuals and not with a team, please use the entry form in the meet information linked above.  All teams, please submit entries by e-mail to the entry chairman using the Hy-Tek. The meet manager meet entries template is available at www.coloradoswimming.org (upcoming meets or meet schedule).  All electronic entries must include a soft copy printout of the team entry report, team roster, preparer's name and phone number, and coach's name, address & phone number.  The entry chair reserves the right to close entries before the entry deadline in case the meet fills earlier.  This meet does not count towards CSI Athlete Reimbursement requirements.
 
Scoring:  
No Team or individual scoring will be kept.
 
Programs:  
Will be available for in the concession area of the lobby.