2014 United States Masters Swimming Open Water National Championships
Tennessee River, Chattanooga, TN
Saturday May 17, 2013
Swimmers will complete two 1.2 mile laps for a 2.4 Mile Swim
Expected Water temperature: 68-72
There will be 2 Heats:
Heat 1: Championship Race
All swimmers must be full USMS members.
No wetsuits allowed.
Heat 2: Non-championship Race
All non USMS members must purchase the 1-event USMS registration at a fee of $12.00.
REGISTRATION INFORMATION COMING SOON
Rules for Category I Swimwear for Open Water Events
A. Swimwear shall include only a swimsuit, cap or caps (which may include those made of neoprene) and goggles. Swim caps shall be defined as head gear conforming to a traditional swim cap design and shall not extend to protect the neck and shoulders. Nose clips, ear plugs, wristwatches and grease are also allowed.
B. The competitor shall wear only one swimsuit in one or two pieces. All swimsuits shall be made from textile materials. For men, the swimsuit shall not extend above the navel nor below the knees. For women, the swimsuit shall not cover the neck, extend past the shoulder nor below the knees."
Hosted by the COWS, Outdoor Chattanooga, Chattanooga River Rats Masters Swim Team, and YMCA Chattanooga Masters Swim Club.
Timing by Scenic City Multisport.