Leinster January Qualifying Meet Long Course 2021/22

Venue: National Aquatic Centre

Date: Friday 21st, Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd January 2022

Fee: €9 per event, €20 per relay team. Entries only accepted through the Club.

Payment: Via bank transfer to Curragh Swim Team bank account, email notification of payment to Club Treasurer

Eligibility: Aged 12 & Over, age on 31/12/2022. Times must have been achieved since 1st July 2019 at a Level 2 or higher gala.

Medals: Medals will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd individual swimmers for each age group, 12, 13/14, 15/16 & 17+ Male and Female.

Relays: There are Female, Male and Mixed relay events for 12-14 year olds and 16+ year olds. It will be the coaches decision if relay teams will be entered and if you are selected for a relay you must present to compete even if you are not competing in an individual event that session.

Finals: One final for 50m, 100m and 200m events for the age groups 12, 13/14, 15/16 and 17+. Longer events 400m, 800m and 1500m will be heat defined winner (HDW).

Withdrawals from Finals: Swimmers who qualify for a final but do not wish to compete MUST withdraw within 30 minutes of the finals being announced. Failure to do so will result in a fine of €20 to the swimmer.

Withdrawals from 800m/1500m Free: Swimmers who enter and do not compete will be fined €20 if they did not scratch by 5pm the day before. If no show is due to illness or injury on the day, a medical certificate will be requested.

Officials: Parents of swimmers must make themselves available to act as officials. The Club is required to provide 1 official per 4 swimmers, the club gala secretary will endeavour to allocate duties to parents according to the session their swimmer is competing in. However, you may be required to cover duties after your swimmer has finished competing for that session. Parents will be expected to attend their duties as the officials perform an essential job and galas cannot be run without them.

Deadline: Club deadline SATURDAY 8TH JANUARY.

Scratches: Swimmers must notify the gala secretary by email or WhatsApp that they wish to withdraw. Deadline 4.30pm the evening before the session the swimmer is competing in.

COVID: Swimmers must wear facemasks when moving around the building, lining up and on pool deck. Social distancing must be adhered to. All persons entering the building aged over 18+ years, must show a digital covid vaccination certificate and photographic id.

ORDER OF EVENTS

Friday January 21st 2022

Session 1Session 2
Warm up 8.45 am, Start 10.00amWarm up 2.00pm, Start 3.00pm
1. 400m Free (HDW)F7. 400m Free (HDW)M
2. 50m BreastM8. 50m BackF
3. 50m BreastF9. 50m BackM
4. 200m FlyM10. 200m BreastF
5. 200m FlyF11. 200m BreastM
15-minute Break15-minute Break
Finals of the Above EventsFinals of the Above Events
6. 400m Medley Relay MixedMixed12. 400m Free Relay MixedMixed

Saturday January 22nd 2022

Session 3Session 4
Warm up 7.45 am, Start 9.00amWarm up 2.00pm, Start 3.00pm
13. 400M IM (HDW)F20. 400IM (HDW)M
14. 50m FreeM21. 100m FlyF
15. 50m FreeF22. 100m FlyM
16. 100m BackM23. 200m FreeF
17. 100m BackF24. 200m FreeM
15-minute Break15-minute Break
Finals of the Above EventsFinals of the Above Events
18. 400m Medlay RelayM400m Medley RelayF
19. 1500m Free (HDW)Mixed

Sunday January 23rd 2022

Session 5Session 6
Warm up 7.45 am, Start 9.00amWarm up 2.00pm, Start 3.00pm
26. 200IM M33. 200IMF
27. 50m FlyF34. 100m FreeM
28. 50m FlyM35. 100m FreeF
29. 100m BreastF36. 200m BackM
30. 100m Breast37. 200m BackF
15-minute Break15-minute Break
Finals of the Above EventsFinals of the Above Events
31. 400m Free RelayF38. 400m Free RelayM
32. 800m Free (HDW) Mixed

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