Meet Directors Resources

Below are all forms/links for the pool meet sanctioning process. Email with any questions.

USMS Sanctions and Events Websites

USMS 2021 Covid-19 Event Guidance

  • Removing the 50 person per session limit because facilities vary widely. Some large facilities can easily accommodate more than 50 swimmers, but some should be limited to fewer than 50.
  • Travel guidance to be determined in consultation with local and state health requirements.
  • Best practices for relays if it is deemed they can be held safely while allowing for continued social distancing.
  • USMS position on encouraging, but not requiring, COVID-19 vaccinations.


ILMSA Sanction Resources

1) Meet Director Checklist for Getting Sanctioned
2) USMS Online Sanctioning Link
3) Pool Length Certification Form
4) Meet Info Sheet Template
5) Pool Classification (language must be included in meet information sheet)
6) Timing Regulations (language must be included in meet information sheet)
7) Waiver Requirements
8) Legacy Weekends - added 5.25.18

Page Updated 4/8/2021
Posted 9/2/2017