Australian Masters Games

Swimming Information Page 16AMG


Dates

Saturday 21 October – Sunday 22 October 2017

Times

9:00am – 4:00pm

Venue

Launceston Aquatic Centre, 18 High Street, Launceston

 

 

 

Venue Map

 

Event Information

DAY 1 -  21 October

Warm up 8:30 – 9:00am

Event 1                 200 Free

Event 2                 50 Breast

Event 3                 100 Back

Event 4                 200 Fly

Event  5                50 Free

Event 6                 100 Breast

Event 7                 200 Ind. Medley

Relays 

Event 8                 4x50 Free Men

Event 9                 4x50 Medley  Women

Event 10               4x50 Medley  Mixed

Please note:  Relay teams can be entered on the day of competition and will not be available to be entered during the registration process

DAY 2 -  22 October

Warm up 8:30 – 9:00am

Event 11              200 Back

Event 12              50 Fly

Event 13              100 Free

Event 14              100 Ind. Medley

Event  15             50 Back

Event 16              100 Fly

Event 17              200 Breast

Relays

Event 18              4x50 Medley Men

Event 19              4x50 Free Women

Event 20              4x50 Free Mixed 

Please note:  Relay teams can be entered on the day of competition and will not be available to be entered during the registration process                        

Age Groups

18-24 and then in 5 year age groups 25-19, 30-34 etc.

Teams

72-119, 120-159, 160-199, 200-239, 240-279 280-319, 320-359
*The age of the team shall be the sum of the ages in whole years of its members.

Age Requirements

Age determined at 31 December 2017

Minimum age 18                                        

Participation Fees

Games Entry Fee:

$99 per person or $88 per person for people aged 70+

(the above entry fees will increase to $126.50 and $115.50 respectively as at 12 August 2017)

Please note: a $9.00 service fee is payable per person at the time of submitting your registration. 
Further details available in the Games Entry Terms & Conditions.

Sport Entry Fee:

$55.00 Per person Masters/FINA registered Members

$70.00 Per person Non-members

Number of Participant Requirements

Minimum number of participants required to conduct competition: 120

Minimum number of participants required to conduct age groups: NA

Additional Information

  • All races will compete over the short course format (25m)
  • As part of the registration process, each participant will need to nominate event times to enable organisers to seed each competitor in heats. Entries without times will be seeded in the slowest heat.
  • Participants may enter a maximum of four (4) events per day (excluding relays) and up to a total of eight (8) events for the duration of the games.
  • Participants may be limited to fewer events if the number of entries is high.
  • To ensure the swimming program meets pool space availability times, the organisers reserve the right to cap the number of entries for each event. If a cap on entries is required, the affected athletes will be advised of the change to their program as soon as it’s possible.
  • All relay team members must have entered at least one individual swimming event. Please note:  Relay teams can be entered on the day of competition and will not be available to be entered during the registration process

Rules

The competition will be conducted under the current Masters Swimming Australia Inc Swimming Rules as at the close of entries

Accomodation

Country Club Tasmania have arranged discounted accomodation options for Australian Masters Games participants competing in Launceston. 

Country Club Tasmania 
Dates available 15/10/17-04/11/17
Deluxe rooms $169 per night
Quote code: BB#964280 

Country Club Villas 
Dates available 15/10/17-04/11/17
1 bedrooms  $135 per night
Quote code: BB#964281

Email: groups@countryclubtasmania.com.au
Phone: (03) 6335 5777


Contacts

For sport specific enquiries contact:

Organiser: Launceston Masters Swimming Club Inc.

Contact: Bill Woodworth

Phone: 0418 519 203

Email: launcestonlemmings@gmail.com

For registration and general enquiries contact:

Contact: Courtney Davies

Phone: 03 6447 5020

Email: amg.rego@unisport.com.au

 

*Please note that all information is subject to change

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