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SOO Brantford to Host Swim Invitational

posted Nov 27, 2013, 8:04 AM by Jarrod Copland

Invitational Swim Meet

January 12th, 2014

Location: Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre, 254 North Park Street, Brantford

Contact: Grace Wilson

Home: 519-752-1246 or work 519-759-4150, ext. 2252

Email: work or home


Brantford Invitational Meet 2014


FACILITY: 25 meter 8 lane pool


Registration: 7:45 to 8:15am                                                             Oath: 8:40am             

Warm-ups: 8:00 to 8:30am                                                                Start: 8:45am

Finish: 12:00 noon

ELIGIBILITY: Swimmers must be registered with Special Olympics Ontario and have a new registration number.


MEET RULES: SNC Rules will apply.

  1. Swimmers shall enter a minimum of two events and a maximum of four events per competition
  2. False Starts
    1. Each swimmer will be allowed one false start. Upon committing a second false start, that swimmer will be disqualified from the event.


COMPETITION: All events are timed finals, seeding for ribbons will be done based on entry times and will follow Special Olympics Ontario Divisioning Policies and Special Olympics Ontario’s rules of play.


ENTRY FEES: $15.00 per swimmer

Make cheque payable to: Special Olympics Ontario- Brantford

To be accepted, please mail one cheque per team to:

Mail to: Special Olympics Ontario – BRANTFORD

            PO Box 25029

            RPO West

            Brantford, ON  N3T 6K5         


SUBMISSION: Please e-mail entries if possible:

            TO:          OR mail to 57 Roman Crescent, Brantford, ON  N3V 1A2

 prior to deadline.


ENTRY DEADLINE: Sunday, January 5, 2014. 


AWARDS: Ribbons and race results will be mailed to head coaches after the meet when data entry is complete.


REFRESHMENTS:     Meal will be provided to swimmers, coaches and volunteers at the end of the meet.

Please provide a list of vegetarians and special dietary needs by


Event List

25m Front Crawl           50m Front Crawl           100m Front Crawl         100m IM          200m Butterfly

25m Back Crawl            50m Back Crawl            100m Back Crawl          200m Front      200m IM

25m Breast Stroke       50m Breast Stroke       100m Breast Stroke      200m Back Crawl

25m Butterfly              50m Butterfly              100m Butterfly             200m Breast Stroke

25M and 50m Relays if time permits.

Jarrod Copland,
Nov 27, 2013, 8:05 AM