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Aquatics
Open Water Swimming

Online RegistrationComplete Event Details

General Information

DATE: Saturday, July 25, 2020

TIMES: Check-in begins 6:30 a.m. for 10K swim. Check in begins at 7 a.m. for all other events.

See timeline below for specific race start times.

SITE: Branched Oak Lake (12000 W Branched Oak Rd, Raymond, NE – View Map). Area 1 picnic shelter and beach area.

COURSE: Swim course measurements are approximate and may be altered due to water depth and/or weather conditions in a manner that will not conflict with other ongoing lake activities.

MAPS:
10K
5K
1 Mile

COMPETITION FORMAT: All events are swum in a circular loop or repeated loops. The swim course will be well-marked and patrolled. All 10K swimmers are required to have a kayak escort.

RULES: USA Swimming Long Distance rules will apply. No wet suits allowed.

AWARDS: Custom Cornhusker State Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each division.

SAFETY: Race Director has authority to stop any competitor at any time if their participation is deemed dangerous to themselves or any of the volunteer safety staff.

NOTE: Age determined as of July 25, 2020.

TIMELINE OF EVENTS

The 10K will start together at 7 a.m.
The 1 mile will start at 7:30 a.m.
The 5K will start at 8:30 a.m.
The 100M will start at 9:30 a.m.

All 10K swimmers are required to have a kayaker escort. If a swimmer would like help finding a kayaker, please email the race director Molly Nance at mcnance@gmail.com.

Male Events

Event Name

Male 100 Meter
14 & Under
15-19 Years
20-24 Years
25-29 Years
30-34 Years
35-39 Years
40-44 Years
45-49 Years
50-54 Years
55-59 Years
60-64 Years
65-69 Years
70-74 Years
75-79 Years
80-84 Years
85 & Over

Male 1 Mile
14 & Under
15-19 Years
20-24 Years
25-29 Years
30-34 Years
35-39 Years
40-44 Years
45-49 Years
50-54 Years
55-59 Years
60-64 Years
65-69 Years
70-74 Years
75-79 Years
80-84 Years
85 & Over

Male 5 Kilometer
14 & Under
15-19 Years
20-24 Years
25-29 Years
30-34 Years
35-39 Years
40-44 Years
45-49 Years
50-54 Years
55-59 Years
60-64 Years
65-69 Years
70-74 Years
75-79 Years
80-84 Years
85 & Over

Male 10 Kilometer
14 & Under
15-19 Years
20-24 Years
25-29 Years
30-34 Years
35-39 Years
40-44 Years
45-49 Years
50-54 Years
55-59 Years
60-64 Years
65-69 Years
70-74 Years
75-79 Years
80-84 Years
85 & Over

Female Events

Event Name

Female 100 Meter
14 & Under
15-19 Years
20-24 Years
25-29 Years
30-34 Years
35-39 Years
40-44 Years
45-49 Years
50-54 Years
55-59 Years
60-64 Years
65-69 Years
70-74 Years
75-79 Years
80-84 Years
85 & Over

Female 1 Mile
14 & Under
15-19 Years
20-24 Years
25-29 Years
30-34 Years
35-39 Years
40-44 Years
45-49 Years
50-54 Years
55-59 Years
60-64 Years
65-69 Years
70-74 Years
75-79 Years
80-84 Years
85 & Over

Female 5 Kilometer
14 & Under
15-19 Years
20-24 Years
25-29 Years
30-34 Years
35-39 Years
40-44 Years
45-49 Years
50-54 Years
55-59 Years
60-64 Years
65-69 Years
70-74 Years
75-79 Years
80-84 Years
85 & Over

Female 10 Kilometer
14 & Under
15-19 Years
20-24 Years
25-29 Years
30-34 Years
35-39 Years
40-44 Years
45-49 Years
50-54 Years
55-59 Years
60-64 Years
65-69 Years
70-74 Years
75-79 Years
80-84 Years
85 & Over

Registration Fees & Deadlines

IF REGISTERED BY THE DISCOUNT DEADLINE:

10K Swimmers
$80 per swimmer until July 17

1 Mile Swimmers
$45 per swimmer until July 17

5K Swimmers
$65 per swimmer until July 17

100 Meter Swimmers
$10 per swimmer until July 17

*Additional Events-$10

ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: Competition in the 2020 Cornhusker State Games; White cotton athlete shirt (micro-fiber or soft cotton lightweight tri-blend upgrade available); Sponsor gifts and coupons.

PAPER ENTRY FORMS: Paper entry forms will be accepted with a $5 processing fee. Registering online saves time, money and trees.

Athlete Packets

Due to COVID-19, all athlete packets will be shipped. A shipping fee of $5 (Individuals) or $15 (Teams) will be added upon checkout. Packets include athlete shirt and one free Arby’s sandwich certificate per person. Athletes will receive their packet prior to competition.

The athlete packets DO NOT contain any sport specific information such as schedules, maps, bib numbers, etc. For sport-specific details, refer to your sport General Information.

Further Information

Sport Specific Questions: Contact Open Water Swimming Director Molly Nance at mcnance@gmail.com or 402-429-6106.

Online Registration/Website Questions: Contact the Cornhusker State Games office at 402-471-2544 or info@nebraskasportscouncil.com.

Event Sponsors

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Phone: 402-471-2544

Fax: 402-413-1119

Mailing address: 
Po Box 29366
Lincoln, NE 68529

Shipping address:
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Lincoln, NE 68504