The meet results from last week’s NCS Open Water Championships and the Southern Zone Open Water Championships can be found on FSSeries.com. Here are links to those results.
The 2017 North Carolina Swimming Open Water Championships and the 2017 Southern Zone Open Water Championships will be held concurrently at Lake Echo, Seven Lakes, NC on June 2-4, 2017.
USA National Team Swimmers Chip Peterson and Ashley Twichell will conduct at open water swimming clinic on Saturday, June 3, 2017 following the NCS Open Water Championship meet.
The NCS State Open Water Championships and the Southern Zone Open Water Championships will be held concurrently the weekend of June 5-7 at Seven Lakes, NC and will be hosted by the Sandhills Sand Sharks. Meet information for both is available in the MEETS section of this website.
Click below for timelines for both events:
Below are documents with the selection criteria for 2015 Open Water Select Camp and 2016 Open Water Zone Team. Selection for Select Camp is based on performance at the combined Open Water Zone meet and NC Open Water State Champs in June, 2015. Selection for Zone Team is based on performance at the 2015 Carolina Cup Open Water Invitational in September, 2015.
The athletes listed below have been invited to represent North Carolina in the Southern Zone Open Water Championships to be held at Seven Lakes, North Carolina on June 5-7, 2015. The Open Water Zone meet will be hosted by the Sandhills Sharks Swim Team. The first event will be a 1K race on Friday for all swimmers. Events on Saturday will include an Open Water 2K for 11-12’s, and an Open Water 5K for 13-14’s, 15-16’s, and a Senior Open division. Sunday events will be a 3K Team Pursuit competition in the various age categories.
Those invited are asked to complete the Online Application form, as well as the Code of Conduct form and the Release Statements form. The signed Code of Conduct and Release forms along with a check for $100 should be mailed to Open Water Zone Team manager Jonathan Bescher by April 4, 2015 (address is on the form). Congratulations!
The new Open Water Sanction process, meet announcement template and sample meet announcement has been posted on the Meet Forms and Documents page. The Southern Zone representatives to assist in the sanctioning process are Shannon Gillespie firstname.lastname@example.org and Gregg Cross GreggCR@LeeSchools.Net.