The 2017 Shanghai Invitational Swim Meet presented by Rocket Science Sports will take place on May 6th, 2017 at the world class facilities in Shanghai, China, former place of the FINA World Championships.
The event is open to all swim clubs & international schools. The experience lived at the past few editions; where great times and great performances reflected on the participants’ and the coaches’ faces make us optimistic that the invitational will become one of Asia’s Classic races for age groupers and adults.
Oriental Sports Aquatic Centers consists of a 3m deep, ten lane indoor 50m swimming pool with a 2,000 seating capacity bleachers, an adjacent eight lane 25m swimming pool for warm up and cool down. Timing will be facilitated with the use of full OMEGA electronic timing system and latest Omega start blocks.
FINA Certified Referees
OMEGA Timing System
REGISTER By APRIL 5TH 2017
DATE: May 6th, 2017
TIME: From 7:00am to 7:00pm
VENUE: Shanghai Oriental Sports Center
Oriental Sports Center – Gate 6, P1 Parking Lot
701 Yaoti Lu, near Linpu Lu
Pudong Shanghai, China
AGE GROUPS: 6-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-17, 18 & Over (age as of May 5th, 2017) 15 & over will race together and will then be divided into age categories for scoring
ABILITY LEVEL: All Levels
RULES: FINA rules to apply with the exception of the age rule
EVENTS: You may enter up to 3 individual events plus 1 relays.
WARM-UPS: Warm-up pool will be available from 7:00am to 6:00pm.
AWARDS: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place, Ribbons 4th to 8th place High point trophy awards for each age group (1st, 2nd, and 3rd place). Open events will count towards high point providing the Q.T. is met. Only top 16 swimmers per age category score points. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place Team trophy
ENTRY FEE: 40 USD and 275 RMB
DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES: April 5th, 2017