Aquatics | Swimming |

Short Course

 




 
General Information

DATE:
Youth - - Saturday, July 15
Masters - - Sunday, July 16

*Please note this is a week earlier than other CSG events

SITE: Lincoln Southeast High School (2930 S 37th St, Lincoln - View Map)

POOL DETAILS: 25 Yards, 8 lanes, Daktronics 2000 Timing System, 8 lane readout scoreboard and anti-turbulent lane lines. Pool depth of 3.5 ft at 1M, 4 ft at 5M from turn end. Depth of 13ft at 1M, 12.5ft at 5M from start end.  USA-S Rule 202.3.4.D. Pool has not been certified in accordance with 104.2.2C(4).

FACILITY DETAILS:

Cornhusker State Games staff reserves the right to remove any individual from the premises who might jeopardize safety and facility privileges.

Use of audio or visual recording devices, including a cell phone, is not permitted behind the block, in changing areas, rest room, or locker rooms.

Shoes must be worn when going upstairs to seating area.

No food or beverages allowed in the pool area (water bottles w/ water only).

Meet Programs will be available.  

Concessions will be available.

T-shirt customization available.

Equipment/Apparel available for sale.

WARM-UP PROCEDURES: First 30-minutes of warm-up “Sit & Slide” entry will be in effect, and NO DIVING will be allowed. Last 15-minutes, racing starts will be allowed in Lanes 1-7.

OFFICIALS:
Referee - Bob Mahlman
Admin Officials - Analisa Peterson and Zac Roberts

MEET RESULTS: Meet results will be posted on Meet Mobile, in the pool area, and in the hallway crash areas. Final results and medal winners will be available at CornhuskerStateGames.com the week after the meet.

ENTRY LIMITS: Swimmers may enter a maximum of four individual events and two relays.

RELAYS: Participants wanting to swim relays are strongly encouraged to pre-register. If registering online, the participant will be asked to list their relay partners’ names. If registering via the paper entry form, the participant should include the relay partners’ names in the Details section. Listing their names DOES NOT register them for the event, it simply lets the Sport Director know who is swimming on each team. Deck entries will still be accepted on-site for $4 per swimmer, per relay.

TEAM SUPERVISION:  Changing into or out of swimsuits outside designated locker room areas by athletes at any level of competition is prohibited. When in crash areas, youth swimmers must be supervised, and no swimmers should block the walkways. To reduce confusion and congestion on the pool deck, only swimmer, officials, and volunteers will be allowed on deck. Swimmers and spectators must pick up their trash and keep their areas clean.



Masters Meet

DATE:    Sunday, July 16, 2017

EVENTS: View the Complete Event Details for a full list of divisions and events.

TIMES:
Warm-ups – 8 a.m.
Meet starts – 9 a.m.

MEET RULES: Current USMS Swimming Rules will apply.

SANCTION: It is understood and agreed that Cornhusker State Games, USA Swimming, Y Swimming, Lincoln Y Dolphins, Lincoln Southeast High School, and Lincoln Public Schools shall be free from any liabilities or claims for damages arising by reason of injuries to anyone during the conduct of the event.

GENERAL MEET CONDUCT:

All events are timed finals.

Meet will be pre-seeded. The official Meet Program will indicate swimmer’s heat and lane.

Swimmers of each age group/gender will be seeded together based on entry times.

Swimmers will swim together but scored separately based on age divisions.

In-water breaks will be inserted if needed and timeline allows.

Swimmers will be required to report promptly to their assigned lane prior to the start of each race in which he or she is entered.

ELIGIBILITY: All Nebraska swimmers 19 and older are eligible to compete. Swimmers from neighboring states are only eligible to compete if their local State Games does not offer a Masters Swim Meet.

AWARDS: Custom Cornhusker State Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in all events, including relays.

DISABILITY SWIMMERS: Athletes with a disability are welcomed and shall provide advance notice of desired accommodations to the Meet Directors.



Youth Meet

DATE:  Saturday, July 15, 2017

EVENTS: View the Complete Event Details for a full list of divisions and events.

TIMES:
Warm-ups – 9 a.m.
Meet starts – 10 a.m.

MEET RULES: Current USA Swimming Rules will apply.

SANCTION: It is understood and agreed that Cornhusker State Games, USA Swimming, Y Swimming, Lincoln Y Dolphins, Lincoln Southeast High School, and Lincoln Public Schools shall be free from any liabilities or claims for damages arising by reason of injuries to anyone during the conduct of the event.

GENERAL MEET CONDUCT:

All events are timed finals.

Meet will be pre-seeded. The official Meet Program will indicate swimmer’s heat and lane.

Swimmers of each age group/gender will be seeded together based on entry times.

Swimmers will swim together but scored separately based on Red and Green time standards divisions.

In-water/award breaks will be inserted if needed and timeline allows.

Swimmers will be required to report promptly to their assigned lane prior to the start of each race in which he or she is entered.

ELIGIBILITY: All swimmers ages 6-18 are eligible to compete.  Swimmers from neighboring states are able to compete only if their local state games does not offer a short course competitive swim meet.

AWARDS: Custom Cornhusker State Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded to the top three finishers for both boys and girls in the Green and Red divisions.

DISABILITY SWIMMERS: Athletes with a disability are welcomed and shall provide advance notice of desired accommodations to the Meet Directors. The athlete or athlete’s coach is also responsible for notifying the Deck referee of any disability prior to competition.



Registration Fees & Deadlines

REGISTER BY THE DISCOUNT DEADLINE OF WEDNESDAY, JUNE 21:
First event - $32
Additional events - $4

REGISTER BETWEEN JUNE 22 AND JULY 5:
First event - $37
Additional events - $4


MULTI-EVENT DISCOUNT NOTE: If registering for multiple events, all entries must occur in the same transaction to receive the multi-event discount.

ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: Competition in the 2017 Cornhusker State Games; White cotton athlete shirt (micro-fiber upgrade available); Pass for free admission to SportFest, the Opening Ceremonies, and all competition venues; 2017 Nebraska Sports Council Yearbook (available at packet pickup); Sponsor gifts and coupons.

PAPER ENTRY FORMS: Paper entry forms will be accepted with a $5 processing fee per participant. Registering online saves time, money and trees.



Further Information

Sport Specific Questions: Contact Co-Director Tabetha Burnham at tburnham@ymcalincoln.org or 402-434-9267. Co-Director Analisa Peterson at neaquatic@ymcalincoln.org or 402-598-1578.

Online Registration/Website Questions: Contact the Cornhusker State Games office at 402-471-2544 or info@nebraskasportscouncil.com.



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