All swimmers must be registered with USMS (or the equivalent FINA organization). If registering for the meet online, your USMS membership will be verified online. If registering for the meet by mail, you must include a copy of your registration card. his is a pre-seeded meet with events being swum slowest to fastest except for the 500, 1000, and 1650 freestyle. A swimmer may compete in the 1000 freestyle OR the 1650 freestyle, but NOT both. Swimmers entered in event #6, the 500 freestyle, event #20 or event #21, the 1000 and 1650 freestyle, must check-in by 2:00 PM. Swimmers failing to check-in by the stated time will be scratched from the event. Relays will only be accepted as deck entries and must be in by 2:00 PM. Only swimmers entered in at least one individual event in the meet are eligible to participate in relays.