Confirmed sports information and a link to on-line registration for the 2018 Bay State Games Synchronized Swimming competition will be posted on this page in February or March of 2018. To receive an email when details and registration are available, please click on the link below to join our mailing list.
Saturday, June 16, 2018
YWCA Worcester - Worcester, MA
All registrations must be received TBA. No on-deck entries will be allowed.
Regardless of what event an athlete enters (Solo, Duo, Trio, Team, Grade Level Skills Clinic), all athletes must register as an individual using the link above.
Junior: Ages 12 and under
Junior Developmental: Ages 12 and under
Scholastic: Age 13 - 19
Scholastic Developmental: Age 13 - 19
Open: Age 20 - 49
Masters: Ages 50+
Ages are determined by USSS Inc. rules (2018 minus birth year = USSS Inc age)
Developmental Divisions: Athletes who have competed exclusively in the intermediate or novice events during the 2017 season
An athlete must meet at least one of the following criteria:
A full-time resident of Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont or New York.
A full-time student at a recognized academic institution in Massachusetts
A registered member of a synchronized swimming club in Massachusetts for which you are entering. Athletes entering under this eligibility rule may not also be a member of a non-Massachusetts club
The competition will follow 2018 USSSI Rules with the following exceptions. USSS Inc. membership is not required to participate, unattached swimmers may enter
Each swimmer may enter up to three routines as well as the technical event. The age of the oldest competitor in a routine determines age division for each routine
Technical Event - Grade Level Skills Clinic*
*Grade level skills clinic details to follow in athlete confirmation letter
For athletes who choose to compete in an event with one or more other swimmers, please have a coach or one person, submit a team event roster to a Bay State Games Synchronized Swimming Coordinator using this link
*There is no minimum time limit
Deck time: 10 seconds maximum
Solo: 3:00 maximum
Duet/Trio: 3:30 maximum
Team: 4:00 maximum
The specific time schedule for all events will be determined after the registration deadline. A schedule will be included in the athlete confirmation letter
All medalists in this event will qualify for the State Games of America in 2019 at Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA.