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George Washington Rec Center

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Short Course Yards Swim Meet
George Washington Rec Center, Alexandria, VA
Sunday, January 25, 2015
Potomac Valley LMSC sanction for US Masters Swimming, Inc. Sanction #

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Sunday, January 25, 2015
Warm-ups start: 7:45 am
Meet start: 8:30 am (estimated finish: 1:45 pm)
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George Washington Rec Center Pool
8426 Old Mt. Vernon Road
Alexandria, Virginia
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9 lane x 25-yard pool. 7 lanes used for competition
Automatic timing will be used
A continuous 25-yard warm-up area will be available
Lap counter cards will be available for the 500-yd swim but you provide your own counter
Coin-operated lockers require a quarter
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.

Meet is open to all US Masters Swimmers with valid 2015 registration
Swimmers may enter up to 5 individual events
2015 United States Masters Swimming rules will apply
Event 19 will be the unofficial, 3-person 150-yard Coconut Relay
Swimmers may swim only once in each relay event

Online registrations will be available at
Entries must be received by mail or completed online at Club Assistant by midnight January 19, 2015.
Online registration preferred. USMS membership is verified during online meet registration.
Meet will be limited to the first 185 entries received
No deck entries will be accepted
Due to time constraints, the 500-yd freestyle was limited to the first 28 entries and is now closed
Relays will be deck entered. Only swimmers entered in individual meet events are eligible for any relays

$9 entry & equipment fee, plus $5 per individual event entered, with no charge for relays
$15 meet tee shirts must be pre ordered and can be previewed.

Ribbon awards will be presented to the first 3 places in individual events for each age group & sex
Results will be posted online here after the meet.
Printed results will be available by mail for $2 if requested.

1 500 Freestyle 10  200 Medley Relay
2 200 Individual Medley11  200 Butterfly
3 100 Backstroke12  100 Individual Medley
4 50 Breaststroke13  200 Freestyle
5 100 Freestyle14  50 Backstroke
6 200 Backstroke15  100 Butterfly
7 50 Butterfly16  200 Breaststroke
8 100 Breaststroke17  50 Freestyle
9 200 Freestyle Relay18  400 Individual Medley
 --break between events 9 & 10--19  150 Coconut Relay

Red Roof Inn, 5975 Richmond Highway (Route 1), Alexandria, 703-960-5200
Hampton Inn, 5821 Richmond Highway (Route 1), Alexandria, 703-329-1400
Holiday Inn Express, 6055 Richmond Highway (Route 1), Alexandria, 571-257-9555

Katie McWilliams