Regardless of what event an athlete enters (Figures, Solo, Duo, Trio, Team), all athletes must register as an individual using the link above.
Junior: Age 8 - 12
Junior Developmental: Age 8 - 12
Scholastic: Age 13 - 19
Scholastic Developmental: Age 13 - 19
Open: Age 20 - 49
Masters: Age 50+
Ages are determined by USSS Inc. rules (2016 minus birth year = USSS Inc age)
Developmental Divisions: Athletes who have competed exclusively in the intermediate or novice events during the 2015 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
Competition will follow 2016 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.
All registrations must be received by TBA. No on-deck entries will be allowed.
Technical Event - Figures*
*Figures details will be included in the athlete confirmation letter
All athletes must register as an individual using the link above.
For athletes who choose to compete in a team event, the team coach or contact is responsible for submitting a team event roster to the Bay State Games Synchronized Swimming Coordinator using the following google.doc link:
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