Generation Cup 2018
CNDU Generation Cup, February 4th 2018
The Cercle de Natation Dudelange invites you to its 1st Generation Cup, which will be organized on February 4th 2018 at the swimming pool “Centre Sportif René Hartmann”, rue du Parc, Dudelange. This competition will be the first of its kind in Luxembourg. The aim of this meeting is to bring together swimmers of different age groups.
For this purpose, the program provides special events for smaller children and a variety of races for young swimmers and masters.
Morning Session – Warm up: 8.00, First Start 9.00
1. 200m Freestyle women
2. 200m Freestyle men
3. 100m Butterfly women
4. 100m Butterfly men
5. 50m Breaststroke women
6. 50m Breaststroke men
7. 50m Backstroke women
8. 50m Backstroke men
9. 100m Freestyle women
10. 100m Freestyle men
Break 20 min
11. 4x50m Medley mixed relay
12. 200m Backstroke women
13. 200m Backstroke men
14. 100m Breaststroke women
15. 100m Breaststroke men
16. 4x50m Freestyle mixed relay
Afternoon Session – Warm up: 13.30, First Start 14.15
17. Participation event A 25m crawl kick
18. 200m Breaststroke women
19. 200m Breaststroke men
20. 100m Backstroke women
21. 100m Backstroke men
22. Participation Event B: 4x25m Fun Relay
23. 50m Butterfly women
24. 50m Butterfly men
Break 20 min
25. 50m Freestyle women
26. 50m Freestyle men
27. 100m Individual Medley women
28. 100m Individual Medley men
29. Participation Event C: 3x50m Family Relay
1. Applied Rules
The organizer of the Generation Cup is the Cercle de Natation Dudelange. The meeting will be held under FINA rules as well as those of the Luxembourg Swimming Federation (FLNS). The meeting is open to licensed swimmers.
The meeting takes place in the swimming pool of the Centre Sportif René Hartmann, located at rue du Parc in Dudelange. The competition pool is a 25m pool with 6 lanes and a water temperature of 27°C. Omega electronic time keeping will be used. A 10x15m swim down pool is available.
3. Regulations for special events
Mixed relays: For events 11 and 16, teams must consist of 2 male and 2 female swimmers.
4. Age groups & awards
For all individual races there will be a classification by age group in the direct finals/heats. The first 3 swimmers from each category receive a medal. The following age groups shall apply: 9-10 years, 11-12 years, 13-14 years, 15-17 years, 18-24 years. For swimmers born in 1991 or before the usual masters age groups apply (25-29, 30- 34,…)
For relay events, results are considered in an open category. The first 3 teams will be awarded medals.
The youngest as well as the oldest male and female swimmer participating in the meeting will receive a special prize.
5. Registration and fees
All entries must be submitted by January 22nd, 2018 at 12.00 noon. Entries should be registered by using the corresponding splash file/Lenex and sent to:
Address: CNDU, BP 17, L- 3401 Dudelange
E-mails: firstname.lastname@example.org Webpage: www.cndu.lu
Registration fees: per individual race EUR 4,50
per relay EUR 8,00
All entry fees need to be paid by the 25.01.2018. Transfers can be made to CNDU Luxembourg, Banque Generale du Luxembourg, IBAN LU49 0030 0516 4979 0000, swift BGLLLULL, ref. Generation Cup 2018
All withdrawals must be declared until 30 minutes before the start of the competition.
The CNDU reserves the right to restrict registrations in case of high demand.
6. Meet officials
Each club should provide at least one meet official if more than 6 participants. Local clubs should further please bring 2 officials if more than 12 participants
7. Participation Events
In addition to the official competition program, the CNDU organizes 3 participation events. In event A, children born 2010 or later swim 25m crawl kick. In event B, teams of 4 swimmers will swim 25m race with special rules.
These rules will only be revealed on the competition day. In event C, three members of the same family (straight line) will swim a 3x50m freestyle race. These three participation events are open to licensed swimmers and nonlicensed swimmer under the condition that they present a medical certificate attesting that they can participate.
Drinks and Snacks
Drinks and snacks can be purchased during the competition. CNDU will organize goulash soup throughout the competition.