2011 Provincials

BC Masters Swimming Championships

Kelowna April 15-17, 2011


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Please check that your name is shown for all the events you entered. If you’re missing from an event, contact Laura Garrett, Meet Manager, immediately, at meet-manager@okmasters.com, or during civilized daylight hours, at +1 (250) 766-1102.
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OMSC has the pleasure of hosting the 2011 BC Masters Swimming Provincial Championships from April 15-17, 2011.  We expect to attract over 300 swimmers from BC and across Canada to participate in the three day event at the H20 Adventure & Fitness Centre in Kelowna.  Participants aged 18 to 90+ are welcome, and abilities usually range from recreational to former Olympic-calibre swimmers.  Masters Swimming has approximately 9,500 swimmers nation-wide, and approx 1,750 in BC.


H20 Adventure & Fitness Centre, 4075 Gordon Drive, Kelowna, BC V1W 5J2  Phone 250 764 4040


25 metres, 8 lanes, Keifer lane ropes, Omega electronic timing,


All swimmers must be registered with MSABC or FINA affiliated organizations.  Age groups are based on the age of the swimmer as of Dec. 31, 2011.  All swimmers must have attained the age of 18 by April 15th, 2011.

Meet Rules

MSC rules and warm up procedures will be in effect at this meet.


All events will be timed finals.  Seeding will be by time, from slowest to fastest.  Males and Females will be seeded together in the same events. The 800 and 1500 metre events may be swum two (2) per lane, same gender, and deck seeded fastest to slowest.  All other events will be pre-seeded.


$75.00 flat fee includes relays, a long-sleeved t-shirt and certificate of participation.
$15.00  Social

Swimmers may enter a maximum of 7 individual events plus relays Important: Please indicate which event would be your 7th event as it may be eliminated due to time constraints.

Entry times must be included for seeding purposes.  Entries with N/T will be rejected.

Clubs need only to submit number of relay teams per event.  Relay card submission deadlines will be announced throughout the meet.

Entry deadline is April 5, 2011. All entry fees must be received by the deadline date.  Cheques payable to “Okanagan Masters Swim Club”

No deck entries will be accepted

All entries must be accompanied by the swimmer’s Masters BC registration number or FINA registration number.

Please email the meet manager to request the Hytek Event List Laura Garrett – meet manager meet-manager@okmasters.com 250 766 1102


Club coaches are to supply team scratches to the Clerk of Course not later than one-half hour before the meet begins.  Positive check-in for the 800 and 1500 metres free swimmers will be as follows:

1500 Metre Free:                    Prior to 5:30 p.m. Friday
800 Metre Free:                    Prior to 3:00 p.m. Saturday

Swimmers who do not check-in prior to these deadlines will not be permitted to swim in these events.

Note: Warm up/cool down lanes always available in non-competition tank


Each swimmer will receive a certificate of participation with their times and placing for each event on the back of the certificate.


Long sleeved t-shirts are included as part of the entry fee. Other t-shirts and swim gear will be for sale at the venue.


The Annual General Meeting will be held 30 minutes after the final event on Saturday April 16, at the H20 Adventure & Fitness Centre on the second floor.

Social & Awards

April 16, 2011 at 5.30 pm: Okanagan College, 1000 KLO Road.  Fully licensed cash bar.


Please visit our Tourism Kelowna website for exciting places to visit while you are in Kelowna at http://www.tourismkelowna.com/


Please check the CSTT Sports Travel website below for great deals on hotels.

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Manteo Resort is also offering special rates for MSABC Provincials. Call their Reservations Department at 1-800-445-5255 or email refresh@manteo.com and advise you are with “MSABC Provincials”. Contact Kris for details on block bookings at 1-800-4452-5255 local 7151 or email sales@manteo.com. www.manteo.com