2018 YWMA Go The Distance Meet for USMS Swimmers

2018  YWMA Go the Distance Meet (SCM)

hosted by YW Masters of Adams County Gettysburg, PA
Saturday, June 30, 2018
(Warm-Up at 8 A.M., Meet starts at 9 A.M.)

USMS Sanction #088-S003
Location:                       YWCA Gettysburg & Adams County Natatorium

909 Fairfield Rd
Gettysburg, Pa  17325

Entries:    The meet is open to all Masters Swimmers holding a valid 2018 or 2019 USMS registration card.  Age group is determined by the age as of December 31, 2018.   2018 USMS rules and regulations apply.

Registration is open on Club Assistant:https://www.clubassistant.com/club/online_registration.cfm?c=2214

Here is a paper copy to print and turn in your registration in person:
Go the Distance Meet 2018: Go the Distance Meet 2018

Registration fee is $25 with no deck entries allowed.  There is a $5/individual event.

Facility:   Indoor, 25 meters, six lanes pool with anti-turbulent lane lines and Colorado timing system touch pads.  One lane will be a dedicated warm-up and cool-down lane.  Starting blocks at the deep end of the pool (12 ft), the shallow end is 3ft 6 inches.  Parking is available and there is seating for 70 people on bleachers.  Everyone is welcomed to bring their own folding chair.  A community room across from the pool will be available for another 75 people.  Men’s and women’s locker rooms and lockers are available.  You are welcomed to bring your own lock.  Facility is accessible for adaptive swimmers.  The length of the competition course is in compliance and on file with USMS in accordance with article 105.1.7.

Seeding:  Events and heats will be seeded slowest to fastest, mixed gender and age groups.  Positive check-in is required for all events.

Psych Sheets:         Psych sheets will be handed out at the meet.

Awards:                    Medals will be awarded to every swimmer.

Results:                    Available on-line at www.ywcagettysburg.org, and on USMS.org.  Results for sanctioned events will be submitted for Top-Ten recognition and national records.

Directions:               From the South:
I-270 North
US-15 North
PA-116 West/Fairfield Rd

                                    From the North:
US-15 South
US 30 West/York Rd and W. Middle St. to PA-116 West/Fairfield Rd

From the East:
I-76 West
US-15 South
US 30 West/York Rd and W. Middle St. to PA-116 West/Fairfield Rd

Accommodations:      There are 29 hotels/B & B’s in Gettysburg.  Here are a few:

James Gettys Hotel                     717-337-1334           (.9 mi)
Federal Pointe Inn                      717-334-7800           (.5 mi)
The Gettysburg Hotel                  800-678-8946           (.9 mi)

 Questions:         Meet Director:  Cora Rhoads 717-334-9171 ext. 129 or crhoads@ywcagettysburg.org

Upon arrival please show your USMS membership card at the check in table.  You may be asked to sign another waiver.  Food and drinks are only permitted in the lobby area that looks into the pool area.  There are vending machines. You are welcomed to bring snacks, but please do no eat in the pool area.