Aquatics
Swimming

 

Online Registration

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General Information

DATE:
Youth 14 & Under – Saturday, July 17
Youth 15 – 18 & Masters – Sunday, July 18

SITE: Columbus Aquatic Center, Columbus – View Map

ADMISSION: Admission will be charged daily at Swimming.

Adults: $5
Students (6-18 Years): $2
Children (5 & Younger): FREE

POOL DETAILS: 25 Yards, 8 lanes, Daktronics 2000 Timing System, 8 lane readout scoreboard and anti-turbulent lane lines. Pool depth of 3.5 ft at 1M, 4 ft at 5M from turn end. Depth of 13ft at 1M, 12.5ft at 5M from start end.

WARM-UP PROCEDURES: First 30-minutes of warm-up “Sit & Slide” entry will be in effect, and NO DIVING will be allowed. Last 15-minutes, racing starts will be allowed in Lanes 1-7.

MEET RESULTS: Meet results will be posted on CornhuskerStateGames.com, in the pool area, and in the hallway crash areas. Final results and medal winners will be available at CornhuskerStateGames.com the week after the meet.

ENTRY LIMITS: Swimmers may enter a maximum of four individual events and two relays.

RELAYS: Participants wanting to swim relays are strongly encouraged to pre-register. Swimmers must be swimming in an INDIVIDUAL EVENT to qualify for a relay. If registering online, the participant will be asked to list their relay partners’ names. Listing their names DOES NOT register the partners for the event, it simply lets the Sport Director know who is swimming on each team. Deck entries will still be accepted on-site for $7 per swimmer, per relay.

*Meet Programs will be available.

General Meet Conduct: 

All events are timed finals.

Meet will be pre-seeded. The official Meet Program will indicate swimmer’s heat and lane.

Swimmers of each age group/gender will be seeded together based on entry times. Swimmers will swim together.

Swimmers will swim together but scored separately based on age divisions.

In-water/award breaks will be inserted if needed and timeline allows.

Swimmers will be required to report promptly to their assigned lane prior to the start of each race in which he or she is entered.

AWARDS: Custom Cornhusker State Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded to the top three finishers for both boys and girls in the Green and Red divisions.

 

Masters Meet Information and Events

DATE: Sunday, July 18

TIMES: 
Warm up – 9 am
Start time – 10 am

SITE: Columbus Aquatic Center (Columbus, NE)

ELIGIBILITY: All Nebraska swimmers 19 and older are eligible to compete.

– Maximum of four (4) individual events per swimmer for this session.
– Like events and distances will be swum together and scored separately based on age divisions.
– Age determined by July 17, 2021
– The Doc Hammer Trophy will be awarded to the male 200 Yard freestyle winner (event 221) and the Jill Garlock Trophy to the female 200 Yard freestyle winner (event 222).

DISABILITY SWIMMERS: Athletes with a disability are welcomed and shall provide advance notice of desired accommodations to the Meet Directors. The athlete or athlete’s coach is also responsible for notifying the Deck referee of any disability prior to competition.

Event Name

Men and Women 19 & Over
50 Butterfly
50 Backstroke
50 Breaststroke
50 Freestyle
100 Butterfly
100 Backstroke
100 Breaststroke
100 Freestyle
100 IM

Relays
200 Medley
200 Freestyle

Mixed Relays
200 Freestyle

Youth Meet Information and Events

DATE: 
Youth 14 & Under – Saturday, July 17
Youth 15 – 18 – Sunday, July 18

TIMES: 
Warm up – 9 am
Start time – 10 am

SITE: Columbus Aquatic Center (Columbus, NE)

ELIGIBILITY:  All swimmers ages 6-18 are eligible to compete.

– Maximum of four (4) individual events and two (2) relays per swimmer for this session.
– Like events and distances will be swum together and scored separately based on age divisions.
– Age determined by July 17, 2021
– Meet will be pre-seeded. The official Meet Program will indicate swimmer’s heat and lane.

DISABILITY SWIMMERS: Athletes with a disability are welcomed and shall provide advance notice of desired accommodations to the Meet Directors. The athlete or athlete’s coach is also responsible for notifying the Deck referee of any disability prior to competition.

Event Name

Boys and Girls 8 & Under
25 Butterfly
25 Backstroke
25 Breaststroke
25 Freestyle
50 Freestyle
100 IM
100 Freestyle Relay
100 Medley Relay

Boys and Girls 9-10 Years
25 Butterfly
25 Backstroke
25 Breaststroke
50 Butterfly
50 Backstroke
50 Breaststroke
50 Freestyle
100 IM
100 Freestyle
200 Freestyle Relay
200 Medley Relay

Boys and Girls 11-18 Years
50 Butterfly
50 Backstroke
50 Breaststroke
50 Freestyle
100 Butterfly
100 Backstroke
100 Breaststroke
100 Freestyle
100 IM
200 Freestyle
200 IM
500 Freestyle
200 Freestyle Relay
200 Medley Relay

Registration Fees & Deadlines

IF REGISTERED BY THE DISCOUNT DEADLINE:
$40 per swimmer until June 17
$45 per swimmer until July 5
Additional events – $5

ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: Competition in the 2021 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

Athlete packets will be shipped directly to the athlete at no extra charge.  Packets will not be available for in-person pickup. 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.

JOIN US AT OPENING CEREMONIES ON JULY 16!
For more information regarding Opening Ceremonies, please refer to the Opening Ceremonies page.

Further Information

Sport Specific Questions: 

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

Results

Click HERE to view the full 2019 Master’s swimming results
Click HERE to view the full 2019 Youth swimming results

Click HERE to view the full 2020 Swimming results

Contributing Sponsors

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info@nebraskasportscouncil.com

Phone: 402-471-2544

Fax: 402-413-1119

Mailing address: 
Po Box 29366
Lincoln, NE 68529

Shipping address:
3260 Folkways Blvd Suite B
Lincoln, NE 68504