The 2021 Carolina Crown Swim Challenge will be held at the CSD Community YMCA in Clover, South Carolina on Saturday, April 24. The meet will be hosted by South Carolina Swimming and will feature top age 15-18 swimmers from North Carolina and South Carolina. A list of automatic qualifiers and alternate qualifiers will be posted shortly after the end of the qualifying period, which is March 15. Athletes interested in competing will be asked to complete an online application form, posted on both the NC Swimming and SC Swimming websites. Selections will then be finalize and posted around April 5th.
The sixth annual Carolina Crown Swim Challenge will be held on Saturday, April 25, 2020 at the Clover/Lake Wylie YMCA Aquatic Center in Clover, SC. The meet features top 15-18 year-old athletes from North Carolina and South Carolina divided into four teams.
The Carolina Crown is a long course meet with athletes invited to participate based on performance during the 2019-2020 short course season. The names of Automatic Qualifiers and Alternates will be posted on the NCS website after the March 15, 2020 qualifying deadline.
The coaching staff will include six coaches from North Carolina and six coaches from South Carolina. Coaches interested in being on the Carolina Crown Coaching Staff, please submit the following form by March 1, 2020.
The fifth annual Carolina Crown Swim Challenge will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2018 at the Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center in Charlotte, NC. The meet features top 15-18 year-old athletes from North Carolina and South Carolina divided into four teams.
The Carolina Crown is a long course meet with athletes invited to participate based on performance during the 2018-2019 short course season.
Selected athletes who wish to attend – whether an automatic qualifier or a consideration qualifier MUST SUBMIT AN APPLICATION FORM AND MAIL A CHECK FOR $80 TO THE ADDRESS BELOW BY 6:00 PM, APRIL 3, 2019.
If not enough automatic qualifiers submit applications by April 3, those on the consideration list will be selected until a maximum of 250 athletes in the combined 15, 16, 17 and 18 year old age groups have been chosen. Consideration athletes were selected based on being in the Top 75 (combined NC/SC) 2018-19 short course rankings in the events being contested. Lists are based on swimmer ages as of April 27, 2019.
Please make out the check for $80 to “North Carolina Swimming” and mail to: Carolina Crown Challenge, 6766 Chauncey Drive, Raleigh, NC 27615. Please identify the athlete that the check is for. Only the checks of athletes selected to the final Carolina Crown roster will be cashed. The meet fee also entitles participating athletes to attend the Carolina Swimposium on Saturday morning at the Fairfield Inn, three blocks from the pool.
Questions about the application and registration process can be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
TEAM ROSTERS ANNOUNCED
Below are the team rosters for the Carolina Crown meet.
The third annual Carolina Crown Swim Challenge will be held on Sunday, April 30 at the new outdoor 50m pool in Clover, SC, not far from Rock Hill, SC. The 2017 Carolina Crown will be the first event held at the new pool (home pool of the RAYS-SC swim club). Thanks to Head Coach Tim Conley for offering this site for this event, now in it’s 3rd year.
The meet features top 15-18 year-old athletes from North Carolina and South Carolina. Warm-ups are scheduled to begin at 12:30 pm with a meet start at 1:30 pm.
The third annual Carolina Crown Swim Challenge will be held in Rock Hill, South Carolina on Sunday, April 30th. The meet features top 15-18 year-old athletes from North Carolina and South Carolina.
The event is held in South Carolina and North Carolina in alternating years.
Complete Meet information and a list of qualifying athletes will be posted below in the next few days. Qualifying athletes who would like to participate are asked to complete the following registration form (the form will be activated as soon as details are finalized.)
Carolina Crown Registration Form
A list of selected athletes will be divided into four teams in a long course meet.
Carolina Crown Swim Challenge General Information (TBD)
Carolina Crown Swim Challenge Meet Information (TBD)
Male Qualifiers – Age 15
Male Qualifiers – Age 16
Male Qualifiers – Age 17
Male Qualifiers – Age 18
Female Qualifiers – Age 15
Female Qualifiers – Age 16
Female Qualifiers – Age 17
Female Qualifiers – Age 18
Carolina Crown Challenge Meet Officials Sign-up Sheet