14-Under Zones '24 (Des Moines, IA)

Location

Wellmark YMCA

501 Grand Ave

Des Moines, IA 50309

 

Meet Date

August 8-11, 2024

 

Registration Window

June 27 - August 4, 2024

Times Accepted From

AAA or better times from August 3, 2023- August 5, 2024 (Swimmers must have achieved a National AAA time (LCM, SCM, SCY) between the first day of the first Zone Meet of the previous year and the entry deadline date for the current Central Zone Meet)

Time Standards

 

Maximum Events

6 Individual Events

 

Registration Process

Registration is completed on the Wisconsin Zone Team Website. (Do not register with your club team or the meet host for this event)

On-Line Registration Instructions (you can update times, at the state meet):

1.  The initial information is basic (no event selection or times at this point).  You will be asked for e-mail, setup your password, and parent/guardian contact information.
2.  Apparel - You must go to the Elsmore website, to order additonal items.  
All swimmers receive a warm-up jacket, 2 t-shirts, 3 silicone caps, a backpack and embroidery as a part of your $325.00 registration fee.  
3.  Complete the registration and checkout.
4.  We will recieve confirmation of your registration and approve your account.  
Approval is not instantaneous and will take beween 24-48 business hours.  Upon approval, you will receive an e-mail with log in information.  There is a message popping up, stating that you need to verify your e-mail address.  IGNORE THIS MESSAGE!!  
Watch your junk folder as you'll get an e-mail that will have you click to verify your email address (very simple step).
5.  After approval, you will be able to log into your Team Wisconsin Account,   Click on the Event, then, click ACCEPT/DECLINE.  Choose YES, your swimmer is planning on participating.  Once you do this, you'll see event details.
6.  As the staff work to finalize events, you may notice that the 13-14 50 back, 50 breast, and 50 free are seeded with your swimmer's 100 time.  
7.  If the system  says that your swimmer is not qualified, no worries!  You will be able to update times after the state meet by completing the google form https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe9uTLrqJFluwDThc9eeLsKXT68yKibotU1GX4pzwip6St4PA/viewform?usp=sf_link

 

Cost

The registration fee is $325/swimmer.  This includes a warm-up jacket, 2 t-shirts, 3 silicone caps, a backpack and embroidery.  There are optional items for purchase at the Elsmore site (shorts, suits, and a parent shirt).  Please note: The Team Photo will not be inlcuded in the Team Wisconsin package.  If you would like a copy of the team photo, please plan to order it directly from the vendor.

Payment

We are pleased to offer electronic payment processing and registration. The process is simple for both new and returning members. You'll get access to your own private account that will enable you easily declare for the zone meet, do entries, update contact information, and more.  You will need to pay with a card as your register.  

 

Apparel

As you go through registration, you'll be asked for a shirt size, warmup jacket size, and a personalization name.  These items are part of the team apparel included in your registration fee.  After you have complete your registration please complete this form to designate sizing and personalization for included team apparel. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfhL1_YJmxV4H6vTdXlffWgxGmm_0KAKFEkyiPtuCfNzILHPg/viewform?usp=sf_link

Any additional items (Speedo suit, tech shirt, shorts or tech warmup pants) can be ordered through the Elsmore linkAll items ordered by July 7th will be available, at the 12&Under State meet.  Any registrations or orders submitted after this date, will be available at the Zone Championship meet.

 

Team WI Tech Suit Discount

Your Zone swimmer is eligible for a discount on a Speedo Tech Suit.  You will receive a voucher via email with your athlete's name on it.  You can redeem it at the Elsmore Swim Shop in Brookfield or at the Walter Schroeder Aquatic Center.  *** Waivers cannot be redeemed through the Elsmore Website.***.  Please watch your junk mail, just in case it goes there.

Entering Events:
Enter the events your swimmer has AAA cuts in.  You are limited to 6 events.  There is no rush to do this, as your swimmer can still improve times through the 13&Over state meet weekend.  I will be present at the 12&U state championship on Saturday and Sunday to update times and assist with new registrations.  I will be present at the 13&O state championship on Sunday to update times and assist with new registrations.

 

We look forward to having you join the Wisconsin Swimming Zone Team!

 

Information from the Meet Host

Meet Information

General Information

 

Team Wisconsin Coaching Staff - Coach bios will be posted soon

Phil Davies - SSTY - Head Coach

Neil Wright - SEA

Katie Humitz - NBSC

Sandy Kuecker - WAUN

Jay Tomasiewicz - BAC

Jordynn Balducci - EBSC

Derrick Rendon - WEST

Ryan Knox-Leonard - WAVE

John Mejos - PX3

 

Team Wisconsin Itinerary- Coming in August