Swimming- Youth

The Meijer State Games of Michigan – Summer Games Youth Swimming Meet is an Approved meet. Approved meet is an authorized meet pursuant to Article 202.4 of the USA Swimming Rules where both USA swimming athlete members and non USA Swimming athlete participants may compete.

Event Date: 

June 22, 2019

Location:

East Kentwood High School - Aquatics Center
6230 Kalamazoo Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49508
Directions

Facility: 

The Kentwood Aquatic Center is an 8 lane pool with 8 lanes of supervised warm-up and warm down area available.  Depth at start is 9’ and 7.5’ at turn. Permanent starting blocks and non-turbulent lane markers will be used.  A Colorado timing system with an 8 lane display will be used.  There is ample balcony seating for spectators. Lockers are available (provide your own lock).

Meet Director:    

 Alex Brinks     
616.634.2044     
coachalex@grnsa.org     

Age Groups: 

Age on June 22, 2019 determines his/ her age for the entire meet.
8 & Under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, and 15-18

Events: 

- Freestyle (25, 50,100, 200, 400)
- I.M (100)
- Butterfly (25, 50,100)
- Backstroke (25, 50,100)
- Breaststroke (25, 50,100)

Times:

Warm up: 7:30 am
Meet start: 9:00 am

Order of Events:

Click Here for the 2019 Youth Swimming Order of Events

Fees and Events:  

Individual Entry: (Plus $3.00 online convenience fees)

$10.00
$15.00 Deck Fees (New Fees)
$5.00 for additional events

CLUB ENTRY:

Please contact Monika Steffens at msmeetentries@gmail.com

Registration:

Registration for 2019 coming soon.

Onsite registration is available

Rules: 

  • The Meijer State Games of Michigan Swimming event will be governed by USA Swimming rules.

  • Swimmers will be limited to a maximum of 4 individual events per day.

  • Deck entries will be allowed up to 45 minutes prior to the start of the session, at the discretion of the meet referee and meet director.

  • Individual events medals: for 1st-3rd.

Spectator Fee:

$5 per person

opening ceremony:

Fifth Third Ballpark will be hosting the 2019 Summer Games Opening Ceremony on Friday, June 21st!  We will be celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Meijer State Games of Michigan Summer Games. 

Athletes will have the opportunity to represent their sport in the athlete parade.  There will also be vendors, swag, merchandise for purchase, entertainment, and more!

More information on tickets and details for the event will be coming soon.

STATE GAMES OF AMERICA

This event is a qualifying event for the 2019 State Games of America. Any athlete who places 1st, 2nd, or 3rd has the opportunity to compete in the 2019 State Games of America hosted in Lynchburg, Virginia. Please visit the State Games of America website for more information

 

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