The Check-Off Challenge is a postal event designed to motivate swimmers to complete 18 pool events and an open water swim during the 2016 calendar year. It challenges all levels of swimmers. Novice swimmers can swim new events. Experienced swimmers can try for their personal best times in as many events as practical.
Where and when do I accomplish the Check-Off Challenge?
The events may be swum in practice or in meets, in yards or in meters, any time during 2016. The challenge is to complete all events or try new events. COACHES: Sign up your entire team and use the event as a team challenge. Spread out the events over a period of time during practice sessions, progressively building up to the tougher events. The entire team can work together, completing all of the events. The event is open to all registered Masters swimmers. Enter by filling out the online entry form.
How do I score the Check-Off Challenge?
Scoring is simple—just mark the event on your certificate of completion or towel—it's on the honor system!
When can I enter the event?
Swimmers may enter the event any time between January 1, 2016 and November 1, 2016. You will receive your package approximately two to three weeks afer you enter.
How much does it cost?
Each entry is $30, which includes a custom-designed Check-Off Challenge towel, swim cap, and a certificate of completion.
How do I enter?
The 2016 Check-Off Challenge is hosted by the Long Beach Grunions Masters.